September 9/03 2:55 am - Grand Prix Bromont
Posted by Editoress on 09/9/03
Grand Prix Bromont
Courtesy Keith Thorarinson
When: September 21 at 12 noon
Where: the Bromont Velodrome
Rodeo introduction sprint- a chance to intoduce the riders to the spectators with a 2 lap dash to the finish
Elimination- The last rider is removed every other lap- always exciting
Chariot (possibly keirin if I can get a motor bike)- A short fast mass start race.
Snowball- First lap is worth 1 point the 20th lap is worth 20... the rider with the most points wins you do the math.
B final- 5km scratch race- 5km, 20 laps first one across the line wins.
A final Unknown distance points race- nobody knows- the offical rolls a couple dice, counts down the laps and rings a bell, the bell rings and the riders sprint.
Categories- elite, junior, masters and women (categories will be combined at discretion of the officials if there are less than 10 riders in a category) (winners in each category event will be invited join the elite men in the A final)
Prizes- prizes will be paid by event 3-5 places. The A final well have cash prizes 8 places deep. Paid out of a purse of 400$ plus a portion of the registration fees. Merchandise prizes to be announced.
Please pre-register by sending an email to Keiththewheelman@hotmail.com, before monday September 15.
And be sure to verify the time of the race on www.FQSC.net