A taste of the 2005
Oregon Uphill CHampionship Series
The elevation series designed for more than just climbers.
Start times are now online.
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Where: Corbett School. Only 30 min from downtown. Take I-84 East to Exit 22, right 2 miles to top of hill, turn right, school on left.
Date: Saturday, September 25, 2004
Registration: 8:00AM to 9:00AM. Preregistered riders do not need to sign in. Final start times will be posted for all preregistered riders by the evening of September 24th. (Start times are now online) Within each category, start times will be in reverse order of registration. The sooner you preregister, the later your start time will be – it pays to preregister.
Start Time: 9:30AM Riders off at one minute intervals thereafter.
Categories: (Separate Men's & Women's for each category)
Tandem, Tandem Mixed
Juniors 10-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18
Clydesdale (under 175, 175-200, 200-225, over 225)
Masters 60+, 55-59, 50-54, 45-49, 40-44, 35-39, 30-34
Novice (no prior racing experience)
Category 5 (ten races or fewer)
Course: Pavement is good to excellent. Rollers at first then a steady climb through old growth forest for the final six miles. Climbs 3,000' over 16.4 miles. (224 KB PDF course profile) From the Corbett School Complex 2.1 miles along the Columbia Gorge Scenic Highway to the intersection of Larch Mountain Road, take this for 14.3 miles to summit parking area. An Amazing View is yours for a 300m walk from finish.
Details: Descents on Larch can be cold and wet, be prepared. Plastic bags will be provided to transport each rider's gear (backpack food, clothing, etc) to the summit for his or her descent back to the Corbett School. Riders needing assistance returning to the staging area should contact officials prior to the day of the event.
Cost: Preregistration is $15 ($5 for Juniors, $20 for Tandems) and must be received by September 24th at 3pm. Registration after 3pm on Friday September 24nd is $20 ($10 for Juniors, $25 for Tandems), but the only way to guarantee that you will start with your category is by pre-registering. Riders who do not start with their category will receive start times after all other riders are off.
Note: Proof of OBRA membership required. One day OBRA pass available for an extra $5. OBRA license waived for out of state.
To Register: Please make checks payable to Matthew Wolpert and mail to the address below. Please include an OBRA standard release form (80K PDF OBRA waiver) and indicate your desired start category/class as well as your existing OBRA number.
Larch Mountain Time Trial
4807 NE 32nd Place
Portland, OR 97211
Prizes: Ribbons are awarded 3 deep for all categories meeting the 5 entry minimum. We reserve the right to combine fields.
Requirements: This is an OBRA event. Helmets must be worn at all times. This is a rural community inviting us to race. Please exercise common sense, etiquette, and rules of the road. Permits are for racing up the mountain only. Your return trip MUST follow the rules of the road. Please contact us with any questions.
For Bicycle Racing's Future: You're an ambassador of our sport, please act accordingly. Riders who blatantly disregard this will be sanctioned as deemed appropriate by the race organizer and chief official.
Contact: Matthew Wolpert phone: 503 341 0138 email: firstname.lastname@example.org