Athlete Guide for SoCalCross SCPS #9: SLO Cross @ El Chorro Regional Park

Saturday 11/9/2019 - San Luis Obispo!

Event:  SoCalCross SCPS #9: SLO Cross Saturday -  San Luis Obispo

Date: Saturday, 11/9/2019  Time: 9AM-4PM

Location/Address:  El Chorro Regional Park, CA-1, San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Event held Under USA Cycling Permit #2019-3193

USAC Sponsor Club #11376: The TEAM SoCalCross

SoCalCross Race Director = Dorothy Wong 626-622-2595  Dot@SoCalCross.org

SLO Race Director = Kelly Knox 805-305-0716   kelly13knox@gmail.com

SLO Registration Coordinator = Jaime Jones imonpointe@gmail.com

SLO Course Director = Brad Buxton

Race schedule: Race 9AM-4PM  Download Race Schedule HERE

Registration Details:

• Online registration at www.socalcross.org/register or www.BikeReg.com/SLOCross

 (Closes at 5PM, Friday, November 8th)

• Race Day Registration is available at:  Opens at 8AM then closes 15min prior to each race wave start.

Medical Support:  EMT on Site Jeremy Aranda, 805-459-7683

Nearest Emergency Hospital:  Sierra Vista Regional Medical Center

Address: 1010 Murray Ave, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405  Phone: (805) 546-7600

Thank you to our sponsors: Voler Apparel, Pocrass & de los Reyes, RideCX.com, Union Sport, Sock Guy, ODI Grips, Castex Hollywood Rentals, Clif Bar, Whalebird Kombucha and our promotional partners: SoCalCycling.com, Monster Media, CenterLineRule.blogspot

This is a USA Cycling Sanctioned event.  Read details below:  

SCPS 9 - SATURDAY 11/9 USAC-SCNCA Rules & Requirements:

Get your rankings points for CX Nationals - best of 5 races is your rankings.

SLO Cross Held Under USAC Permit #2019-3193

• All USAC Rules Apply

• Event Held rain or shine

• 100 rider field limit per race wave.

• Entry fee includes USAC insurance and USAC LA (SCNCA) surcharges

• USAC Release waiver must be signed by all racers or parent/legal guardian for anyone 18yers or younger

•Results will be posted immediately after each race and awards after a 15 minutes protest period. Make sure to check your results immediately after each.

Click here for details on USAC ranking points calculation.

• USAC Insurance Per Rider Charge: $4.00/day

• SCNCA Per Rider  Surcharge: $0.50/day, except Jr/College/Second Race Discount

A USA CYCLING LICENSE IS REQUIRED.

A USA Cycling race, which means you must have a USAC license in order to participate. If you haven’t purchased/renewed your license already, USAC is offering a 2019/2020 bundle at a discounted rate of $130: Click here to purchase online.

USAC One-day Beginner’s license: $10/day, only for Category 5 Men, Women or Juniors.

Can be purchased online at www.usacycling.org/events/?state=CA, select appropriate event, then click on “Purchase One-Day License.” Bring receipt to race.

USAC One-day Experienced license: $25/day, available to all former USAC Category 1-4 racers.

Must be purchased online, prior to event.  Click here for details on one-day licenses.

RACE SCHEDULE: Download Race Schedule HERE

Course Description:  All races will compete on the cyclo-cross course that is approximately 3km in length.  Surfaces are hard pack, loose dirt, dry grass and pavement, flat with some punchy climb sections. Obstacles include two-way sand pit and double barrier dismount/bunny hop section.

Location/Address:  El Chorro Regional Park, CA-1, San Luis Obispo, CA 93408

Directions to El Chorro Regional Park

Enter off Hwy 1, San Luis Obispo.  Drive down into lower parking lot near baseball fields.

Camping on site at El Chorro Regional Park

https://reservations.slocountyparks.com/reservation/camping/

Overflow camping may become available if reserved spots fill up.

Nearby Hotel Lodging Options:

Plus Pismo Beach is a great ocean view alternative!