Victory Velo Racing

Victory Velo Racing Proudly Presents
T
he Auburn Omnium May 31-June 1, 2014
Loomis Basin Sierra de Montserrat Circuit Race, Saturday May 31
The Auburn Downtown Criterium, Sunday June 1
ENTER ONE OR BOTH RACES

06.04.14 Results posted at USA Cycling:
Day 1 Circuit Race
Day 2 Criterium
Overall

Garage 5405.26.14 Breaking News! We have commissioned Andrew Clark of Garage 54 to make special trophies for the top two overall Omnium winners! Garagefiftyfour.com is the home for metal found object art and other creations of Andrew Clark. Breathing new life into failed or forgotten, twisted or rusted parts and pieces. Thank you Andrew.

Knee Deep Brewing05.22.14 Breaking News! We're very excited to announce that Knee Deep Brewing Co. has signed on as an official sponsor. Winners in every eligible category (sorry, no juniors) will get a growler and a free fill at the Knee Deep Tap Room in Auburn. We invite all racers to "cap-off" a great weekend of racing with the good people at KneeDeepBrewing.com.

Category Duration (minutes) Start Time Prizes/Places Entry Fee Field Limit
Juniors 15-18 30 7:30am $100/5 $15 50
Elite 4 40 8:10am $100/5 $30 75
Elite 5 30 9:00am Pride $30 40
Masters 35+ 3*
Masters 35+ 4*
40 9:40am $100/5
$100/5
$30 75
Masters 45+ 4 40 10:30am $100/5 $30 75
Masters 45+ 1/2/3 50 11:20am $100/5 $30 75
Kids Race (Sunday only) 12:20pm Ribbons $0 NA
Elite 3 50 12:40pm $100/5 $30 75
Masters 35+ 1/2/3 50 1:40pm $100/5 $30 75
Women Pro/1/2**
Elite Women 3/4**
40 2:40pm
2:42pm
$250/5
$100/5
$30 75
Men Pro 1/2 60 3:30pm $550/5 CASH $30 100

*Race together, picked separately; **Staggered start with other field (W1/2 group picked separately from W3/4 group, but individual categories are not picked separately, i.e., 3's are not picked separately from 4's, etc.)

Download pdf of race flyer here.

NCNCARegistration: Online registration is now open at TimeYourRace.com and closes Wednesday, May 28th at 11:30pm PST. Service fee will be added electronically. Entry fee for second race (on same day) is $15. Same day registration add $10 late fee. NO REFUNDS. Chip Timing provided by Time Your Race!  All racers must bring HELMET to REGISTRATION for timing chip application.  Registration opens at 6:30am and closes 20 minutes prior to your start time!

USA CyclingRules: Held under USA Cycling permit. Race held rain or shine. USA Cycling license required. One-day and annual licenses will be available for purchase at the race for Elite 5 men and Elite 4 women.  This is an Omnium consisting of two races – The Loomis Basin Sierra de Montserrat Circuit Race on Saturday May 31, and the Auburn Downtown Criterium on Sunday, June 1. You may enter one or both races.  The above categories and times are the same for both days (except for the Kids Race, which is on Sunday only).

Race prizes: $5,100 TOTAL. Day One Circuit Race $1,700 (Merchandise except Mens Pro 1/2 paid in Cash); Day Two Criterium $1,700 (Merchandise except Mens Pro 1/2 paid in Cash); Omnium $1,700 Cash!  Amounts by category the same as each of the two days except in cash.

Omnium Scoring: Racers competing in both races are eligible for the Auburn Omnium overall. The Omnium will be scored according to USA Cycling standard scoring, with 1st to 15th places respectively in each race: 25, 20, 16, 14 ,12, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1. The Auburn Downtown Criterium placing will be used as the tiebreaker.

Thank you to our generous 2014 Sponsors!

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Day One – Please note major changes to course parking and start line.

Course: The Loomis Basin Sierra de Montserrat Circuit Race is a rolling 1.3-mile loop featuring two short climbs, fast downhill sections, a European-style roundabout, and a hilltop finish on excellent pavement. Race start is on Rutherford Canyon Road near intersection with Sable Ridge Court (CHANGED FROM LAST YEAR). Proceed west on Rutherford Canyon Road to the roundabout at the bottom of the hill near Montserrat Lane, full circle through the roundabout and back eastward uphill on Rutherford Canyon to the first intersection with Sable Ridge Court, right turn at Sable Ridge, looping counterclockwise back to Rutherford Canyon Road, left turn at Rutherford Canyon westward down the hill and through the roundabout again. Finish is on Rutherford Canyon Rd at the top of the hill where the gradient levels off, same place as last year. Registration area and course access are on Rutherford Canyon Rd off Laird Road (CHANGED FROM LAST YEAR).

Parking (CHANGED FROM LAST YEAR): Racers and visitors, please do not park on Barton Road or Wells Avenue, no access to race venue from those roads. Rutherford Canyon Rd will be closed to traffic from Barton Rd to Laird Rd. Parking access is on Laird Road. Follow signs on Laird Road to parking (continue on Laird around the roundabout and parking will be on your right).

Directions (CHANGED FROM LAST YEAR):

From I-80 Eastbound take Sierra College Blvd exit, right turn (southward) on Sierra College Blvd, approx 1 mi to Rocklin Rd. From I-80 Westbound take Sierra College Blvd exit, left turn (southward) over the freeway and follow Sierra College Blvd to Rocklin Rd. At Rocklin Rd, Left turn (eastward) proceed approx 0.8 mi to Barton Rd. Right turn (southward) proceed approx 0.2 mi to Wells Ave. Left turn (eastward) proceed approx 1.3 mi to Laird Road. Left turn (northward) proceed approx 0.7 mi to intersection of Laird Rd and Rutherford Canyon Rd. Use 7106 Rutherford Canyon Rd Loomis CA 95650 as target address. Follow signs and parking assistants on Laird Rd (you'll go straight on Laird Rd around the roundabout to parking area on your right).

Link to RideWithGPS course map and elevation profile.

Sierra de Montserrat

Click on this image to see large Google Satellite View of the course. Here's the climb on the backstretch: Sable Ridge Court
Google Satellite View of Montserrat Course   Sable Ridge Court

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Day Two

Course: The Auburn Downtown Criterium is a technical hilly 1.1-mile loop through Auburn’s downtown area with its many fine shops and restaurants. Start in front of Victory Velo Bike Shop (835 Lincoln Way, 95603), proceed north on Lincoln Way, turn right onto Route 49 (Golden Chain Highway), turn right onto Borland Ave., right on Brook Rd., right on Cherry Ave., left on Magnolia Ave., right on Hillmont Ave., right on Lincoln to finish on the uphill section past Cleveland Ave. Registration tent it at the intersection of Cleveland Ave. and Lincoln Way.

Link to RideWithGPS course map and elevation profile.

Parking: Ample parking is available in Downtown Auburn in many public parking lots.

Directions:

From I-80, take the Elm Ave. exit and head east to High St., turn right on High St., then left on Cleveland Ave. to reach the course.

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Contact: Race Director, Jay Garrard at racedirector@victoryveloracing.com.

Previous Results:
2013 Loomis Basin Sierra de Montserrat Circuit Race
2013 Auburn Downtown Criterium
2012 Loomis Basin Sierra de Montserrat Circuit Race
2010 Auburn Downtown Criterium
2009 Auburn Downtown Criterium

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