Panther Dash Stage Race

“All you will have left is your pride”
This race is open citizen racing at it’s best.
Bike Helmets Required – no exceptions

The event is Wisport affiliated and open to everyone.

Cost:

$35 – Individual – Single Event
$60 – Individual – Stage Race ($30/person/event)
$120 – Team – Single Event ($30/person)
$220 – Team – Stage Race ($27.50/person/event)
$5 – Kids TT – Single Event (Sunday Signup)
Online Registration: active.com (closes June 3rd @ 12:00pm)

Mail-in Registration: PDF Mail-In Form Please mail by May 31st. We will call or email confirmation by Thursday, June 3rd of receipt.

Participants that register at least 3 weeks prior to event receive drawstring backpack and a free after-party at Chad’s house Sat. night starting at 5 pm. Teams must register at least 7 days before the event. Absolutely no team walk-ups. Individuals may register Saturday for TT, RR, Stage; Sunday for RR only.

Stage One – 14.3 mile Time Trial (flat)

When: Saturday June 5, 2010 – 1 pm Time Trial (Registration open 11 am to 12 pm)

Starting Slot: (coming soon)

Start/Finish: Iowa Grant High School

Info:

  • Unlimited participant entry – Individual and Team Categories
  • Full sag support
  • Corner marshals at all corners
  • Clockwise ran course inspected and swept
  • Rider released every 30 seconds
  • Trophy for overall winner Male/Female
  • Age awards for Male/Female – See www.wisport.org for specific ages
  • Free: pre and post refreshments, bathrooms and showers
  • High school locker rooms will be open for showers after the Time Trial
  • Results and pictures posted at Facebook (fan of “Panther Cycling”), Panther Cycling Blog and www.wisport.org
  • Course Map: mapmyride.com

4 person Team competition – These teams do not need to be official club teams and members do not need to be from the same club. Any four individuals can get together and make a team. Minimum team size is 3. Ranking will be the time combination of the top three members of each team and a minimum of three members of the team must cross the finish line in order to be eligible for Team Time Trial Award. If the Team is entered in the stage race, they must have a minimum of two members finish the Time Trial to be eligible for Stage Race Awards. A member that starts but can not finish will be given a time equal to the last place rider of the day (male or female) plus 1 min.

Stage Two – 39.2 mile Road Race (hilly)

When: Sunday, June 6, 2010 – 11 am Road Race (Registration open 9 am to 10 am)

Registered Racers: (coming soon)

Start/Finish: Montfort Water Tower

Info:

  • 200 person max participant entry – Individual and Team Categories
  • No TT, Tandem, Fixed Gear or Recumbent allowed
  • Chip Timed
  • Full sag support
  • Corner marshals at all corners
  • Course marked with road paint
  • Course inspected and swept
  • Water available at top of second KOM
  • Trophy for Overall Winner Male/Female
  • Age awards for Male/Female – See www.wisport.org for specific ages
  • Free: pre and post refreshments, bathrooms and showers
  • Results and pictures posted at Facebook (fan of “Panther Cycling”), Panther Cycling Blog and www.wisport.org
  • Course Map: mapmyride.com

4 person Team competition – These teams do not need to be official club teams and members do not need to be from the same club. Any four individuals can get together and make a team. Minimum team size is 3. Ranking will be the time combination of the top three members of each team and a minimum of three members of the team must cross the finish line in order to be eligible for Team Road Race Award. If the Team is entered in the stage race the time of the third member to cross the finish line will be added to the Time Trial results to award the overall Team Stage Race Winner. All team members are eligible for individual age, prime and overall awards.

Awards:

Primes

Prime – KOM (Male and Female) at points from three climbs

Stage

Stage Race Individual Calculations:
TT time + RR Time – Award for the First place only (Male/Female).

Winners receive free entrance into the 2011 race.

Stage Race Team Winner Calculations:
Top three rider times of TT + time of Third place finisher of RR.
Award for First place Team only.
Winners receive free entrance into the 2011 race

Other:

The village of Montfort is having their “Montfort Big Days” on Saturday and Sunday, consisting of fastpitch softball, volleyball, bean bag tournaments, 2 and 5-mile fun run/walk, beer tent, BBQ chicken, BBQ rib cook-off contest and parade. Bring the family and friends. They will have a great time.