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2015 The Tilles Park Criterium 4/19/15

April 19th, 2015

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Sunday April 19th, 2015

Presented by the Gateway Cycling Club

Gear Up for Spring Racing- Over $1000 in Cash and Prizes

The Race: Start the Spring right with the perfect early season criterium. Flowing turns, gentle rises and fast laps. This year we'll be reducing the field sizes and offering a variety of racing categories, something for everyone. Set in St. Louis County's Tilles Park.

Course Description: An 8/10th of a mile course- slightly rolling, decent surface and tight. Position is crucial!

Pre-Registration:  Pre-Registration will be at BikeReg.comRace day entry fee is $37 (includes $3 rider insurance surcharge). Race Day entry fee is $40.

Race Day Registration: Registration will be open at 7:30 am. Juniors race day fee is $10 per event.  Pre-registration closes April 4th. Riders will be able to enter a second race for $20- race day only. Annual USA Cycling licenses will be available for $70 ($30 for Juniors.) Non-licensed riders can race in the Juniors, Category 5 men's or Category 4 women's events with purchase of a $10 USA Cycling 1-Day License.

Start Time Category Duration Field Limit Awards
9:00 am Masters 40+  (Category 1-3)
30 min+7 laps 50 $150/ 5 Deep
9:45 am Category 4/5
25 min +7 laps 50 3 Places/Medals
10:30am Women Category 3/4
25 min +7 laps 50 3 places/Medals
11:15 am Juniors
20 min +7 laps
50 3 places/Medals
12:00 pm Masters 40+ (Category 4/5)
25 min +7 laps 50 3 places/Medals
1:00 pm  Women Open
40 min +7 laps 50 $300/10 Deep
2:00 pm USAC Cat 4 30 min.+7 laps 50 $100/5 Deep
2:50 pm USAC Cat 3
40 min +7 laps 50 $150/5 Deep
3:50pm USAC Pro/1/2 55 min +7 laps 75 $300/10 Deep

Pay Out Detail:

Category Purse 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th 6th 7th 8th 9th 10th
Pro/1/2 $300 $70 $50 $40 $35 $30 $25 $20 $15 $10 $5
Cat 3 $150 $50 $40 $30 $20 $10
Cat 4 $100 $30 $25 $20 $15 $10
Women Open $300 $70 $50 $40 $35 $30 $25 $20 $15 $10 $5
Masters 40+ (1-3) $150 $50 $40 $30 $20 $10

Contact: Race Director - Mike Weiss, mike@bigshark.com 314/862-1188          

Held under USAC Permit

Thanks to R & R Sanitation for supplying our "facilities".

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Big Shark  - Loop Urban Shark - Downtown Big Shark - West
6133 Delmar Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63112 1009 Locust St., St. Louis, MO 63101 17233 Chesterfield Airport Rd., Chesterfield, MO 63005
314-862-1188 314-881-0322 636-534-8080
M-F 10-8, Sat 10-6, Sun 12-5 M-F 10-7, Sat 10-6, Sun 12-5 M-F 10-8, Sat 10-6, Sun 12-5