Important Event Update



Gravel Rider - Extension Bars

For all Gravel racing on Sunday 31/07 the use of extension bars is not permitted. Riders presenting bikes to staging with extension bars attached will be requested to remove them, before they can proceed to the start line.

This is in the interests of rider safety and as per UCI Technical Regulations S1.1.3.022 and S1.1.3.023, which is being applied to Gravel bikes for this event.

S1.1.3.022 – ‘In competitions other than those covered by article 1.3.023, only the traditional type of handlebars may be used

and

S1.1.3.023 – Allows extension bars only for competition use in ‘road time trials and for individual pursuit, team pursuit and Kilometre/500m time trial on the track

Podium

Podiums for the 2022 Specialized AusCycling National Gravel Championships will be awarded to all individual Masters Categories for 5 year age groups, as per below

All podium placers are requested to attend presentations, commencing from 1:00PM. For any categories where podium riders are still on course after 1:00PM, these will be held soon after all podium placers have finished.

Noosa National Gravel Championships

Registration Categories

Auscycling Podium Categories

Age

Elite

Elite

19+

Expert 19-29

Expert

19-29

Masters 30-39

Masters 1

30-34

Masters 2

35-39

Masters 40-49

Masters 3

40-44

Masters 4

45-49

Masters 50-59

Masters 5

50-54

Masters 6

55-59

Masters 60-69

Masters 7

60-64

Masters 8

65-69

Masters 70+

Masters 9

70+

Start Order

Start waves will be applied for racing on Saturday and Sunday as per below. Each start wave has a 2km Neutral section, following a Queensland Police Vehicle.

All riders will be asked to move into start staging 15 minutes prior to their race start. Start order will be self seeded.

Saturday 30/07/2022

Noosa Enduro 100

Wave

Time

Categories

Number of Riders

1

7:00 AM

Elite Men and Women

Expert 19-29 and Masters 30-39

Men and Women

66

2

7:10 AM

Masters 40-49 Men and Women

80

3

7:20 AM

Masters 50-59, Masters 60-69, Single Speed, Social (18+) and E-Bikes Men and Women

64

Noosa Enduro 60

Wave

Time

Categories

Number of Riders

1

8:00 AM

Expert 19-29, Masters 30-39, Under 17 and Under 19 Men and Women

92

2

8:10 AM

Masters 40-49 Men and Women

141

3

8:20 AM

Masters 50-59 Men and Women

110

4

8:30 AM

Masters 60-69, Masters 70+, Social (18+) and E-Bikes Men and Women

79

Sunday 31/07/2022

Noosa National Gravel Championships

Wave

Time

Categories

Number of Riders

1

7:30 AM

Elite, Expert 19-29 and Masters 30-39 Men and Women

76

2

7:40 AM

Masters 40-49, Masters 50-59, Masters 60-69 and Masters 70+ Men and Women

107

Noosa Gravel 110

Wave

Time

Categories

Number of Riders

1

8:00 AM

Expert 19-29, Masters 30-39 and Masters 40-49 Men and Women

74

2

8:10 AM

Masters 50-59, Masters 60-69, Masters 70+, Social (18+), Single Speed and E-Bikes Men and Women

86

Noosa Enduro 30

Wave

Time

Categories

Number of Riders

1

8:30AM

Expert 19-29, Junior (U19), Under17, Masters 30-39 and Masters 40-49

76

2

8:40AM

Masters 50-59, Masters 60-69, Masters 70+, Social (18+), Under 13, Under 15, Under 17 and E-Bikes Men and Women

92