Windmeul, Paarl, 7630
Cape Winelands Cycling is hosting the Western Cape Road and TT Championship, and also incorporating the Cape Winelands Road & TT Championship from Saturday, 20 January 2018 to Sunday, 21 January 2018.
You race numbers can be collected in advance;
Date: Friday, 19 January
Venue: Windmeul Cellar, Paardeberg (Use the navigation map above)
Time: 15h00 – 18h30
Or on the day, starting at 06h00 each day.
Riders with a Mobii timing tag assigned to their name should bring this along. Do not another person’s tag, as your time will then not be recorded. Please get your tag tested at number collection, as the batteries do run flat even when not used. We do not support RaceTec tags!
Riders without a Mobii can collect one at number collection, preferably on Friday, so not to be rushed. Riders must pay R100 IN CASH and is refundable at the end of the event. These tags cannot be purchased (they are not ours to sell).
All managers must report to the manager’s meeting, which will take place at 07h30 on Sunday morning at the start line. Please bring along your valid CSA Managers License for verification.
Find below the welcome letters from CSA President and WC Cycling President, as well as additional information and race rules.
CSA Membership and licenses
This is a provincial race and sanctioned under Cycling South Africa, therefore the applicable rules by CSA, and by extension the UCI, will apply.
Participants are encouraged to have a CSA Full Domestic Racing License to qualify for titles, medals and jerseys, but the alternatives are listed below. In each case a reference to the CSA General Organisation of the Sport, Part 1, applies;
- CSA Membership
- Masters (as per 126.96.36.199 and 188.8.131.52.1) – Master (Veteran) cyclists do not require a Full Racing Licence in order to be eligible to participate in the Provincial Championships but are required to hold Full Racing Licence in order to be eligible for medals, provincial colours or a podium position in the Provincial Championships;
- Others (as per 184.108.40.206) – A cyclist holding a Membership Licence may compete in Provincial Championships but will not be eligible for a medal, jersey or podium position. In this race we have no other special provisions in terms of recognition for CSA members.
- Day Licenses (as per 220.127.116.11): In all other events [non-national events], cyclists may participate with a Day Licence, issued by the relevant Provincial Body.
However, as per 18.104.22.168: Cyclists in the Elite, Under 23 and Junior age categories are required to be in possession of a Full Racing Licence when competing for prize money in any cycling event sanctioned by Cycling SA or in the Provincial or National Championships within these respective age categories.
The road race circuit is a 25km loop, starting from Windmeul Primary School and runs in a counter-clockwise direction. Use the interactive map below to explore the circuit.
The time trial circuit is an out-and-back along Vryguns Rd and applies to all categories. The start and finish will be at the same location in all cases.
Time Trial on Saturday, 20 January
|Vets Ladies 45+||10km|
|Vets Ladies 30-44||20km|
|Vets Men 50+||20km|
|Vets Men 30-49||30km UPDATED|
|Elite & u/23 Men||36km|
Road Race on Sunday, 21 January
UPDATED: Start groups and times
|8h00||u/11 Boys (4 riders)
u/13 Girls (4 riders)
|20km (5km neutral – 1 lap)|
|8h15||Elite Men (27 riders)
u/23 Men (36 riders)
|150km (6 laps)|
|8h30||Vets Men 30-49 (55 riders)||100km (4 laps)|
|8h35||Elite Ladies (6 riders)
Junior Men (26 riders)
Vets Ladies 30-44 (2 riders)
|100km (4 laps)|
|8h45||u/15 Boys (13 riders)
u/17 Girls (5 riders)
|50km (2 laps)|
|9h30||Junior Ladies (6 riders)
u/17 Boys (31 riders)
|75km (3 laps)|
|9h35||Vets Ladies 45+ (4 riders)
Vets Men 50+ (26 riders)
|75km (3 laps)|
|10h00||u/13 Boys (4 riders)
u/15 Girls (3 riders)
|25km (1 lap)|
Time Trial Start List
The start list for the time trial can be found here:
** Time Trial Start List (PDF) (Update 4)**
The following changes have been applied since initial publication;
- Update 1: u/11 and u/13 distances increased to 10km.
- Update 2: Order of u/23 Men changed
- Update 3: Order of u/23 Men changed
- Update 4: Fixed unintended reshuffle of Vets start times. Now similar to Update 1.
Road Start List
Find below the latest start list for the road races on Sunday.
There is still about 5 people missing on this list and we will update that Saturday afternoon due to errors during registration. It it is you, do not stress, we will have you on the start list Sunday morning.
Start and Finish Area
The start line will be on Vryguns Road, just off the R44. Please note there will be no parking along this section of road. See parking instructions below.
Parking will be provided on the premises of Windmeul Kelders / Cellars. Access the parking from Vryguns Road.
Note that no parking along Vryguns Road will be permitted at any time.
Entries for this event is now closed.
No more entries will be considered; no later entries nor entries on the day can be accommodated.
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