BBCh15 Race #08 - MTB Downhill Race

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BBCh15:08 MTB Down Hill


When : Sunday, 20th September 2015
Where : Nandi Hills
Reporting Time : 6:30AM
Downhill Distance : 1.4km

Race Start : 7:30AM (Categorywise)
Race Format : Best of Two Downhill Round


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The 2015 season of the awesome Bangalore Bicycle Championships is going with a MTB Down Hll Race of the season at Nandi hill's 4th Km milestone.

Get your race face on people and get ready for a rocking at the Bangalore Bicycle Championships.

Rules of Clothing \ Equipment:
- All participants MUST wear a FULL FACE HELMET

Highly Recommended:
- All participants should covered elbows (3/4 or full length jersey is OK, Elbow pads are even better) NO Singlets
- All participants should covered knees (3/4 or full length pants are OK, Knee pads are even better)
- All participants should wear fully enclosed shoes (No Thongs)
- Body armor, gloves, goggles, neck braces

What is Downhill?
Downhill (DH) racing is a time trial event. Riders start at intervals that can vary from 30 seconds to three minutes-depending on the stage of the competition - and the rider with the lowest time wins. As the name of this discipline implies, DH races are held in steep, downhill terrain, resulting in higher speed than in cross-country racing. The terrain is also significantly rougher than in cross-country racing. The bike is designed with long travel suspension and hydraulic disc brakes.

Race Details:
Race Venue / Parking / Registration Desk :

- Parking at Nandi Hill's 4th km milestone
- Park your Car/Bike there, and Take right from 4th KM milestone of Nandihill

Start Point : Nandihills Trail Area
@ 10:30 O'Clock - Podium :
General Rules :
  • Race BIBs/Numbers must be displayed on the handlebars of the bicycle. Altering, cutting or placing of unauthorised sponsors’ logos on numbers will result in a fine and/or disqualification.
  • You must not use offensive or abusive language during the race, act in any anti-sporting manner, be disrespectful to the event volunteers / officials or ignore the race regulations.
  • You and your supporters are reminded of their obligations to act responsibly always before, during and after the event.
  • You are not permitted to shortcut the course. The responsibility for following the official route lies with you. If you do not follow the official route you will be disqualified.
  • You are not permitted to willingly alter the course in any way without first consulting with the race officials. This includes moving rocks, logs, tape or other natural obstacles.
  • You must act in a sporting manner at all times and permit any faster rider to overtake without deliberately obstructing them, when it is safe to do so.
  • If you pull out of a race (DNF or Did Not Finish) you must notify the timing station or closest course marshal. This is to ensure that all competitors are accounted for at the conclusion of the race.
Race Notes :
  • It’s a MTB Dirt Race so ride with safety gears.
  • Water and refreshments will be available at the venue.
  • Riders are expected to be on self supported race mode including mechanical fixing, flat fixing, carrying their own toolkit, towing of the cycle if required etc.
  • Emergency ambulance support will be available (Thanks to Sita Bhateja speciality hospital and Spectrum Physio. You guys are awesome!)
  • Any rider can contact the race director through a specified BBCh phone number which will be active ONLY on race day (+91 74069 98925)
  • Riders are expected to read and understand and adhere to the rules of the race available on the website http://bbch.in/RulesBook.htm
  • The race referee reserves the sole discretion of analyzing any situation during the race and his opinion will be considered final.
  • Registration is strictly Online https://in.explara.com/beta/bbch15-race7 and no spot registration will be allowed
  • If you would like to get in touch with the the core team, please do shoot us an email at council@bbch.in



BBCh15 Race #08 - MTB DownHill Result






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