Show what your made of! Indulge in extreme cycling, get those cycling shoes and pedals working; compare your performance on the timed section against other amateur cyclists as well as competitors in the professional peloton.
Your challenge is the dreaded Dlouhé stráně (Long Slope); 12 km long with an elevation gain of 800 metres. Compete against the best of the SAZKA Tour race, which will ride the same route on the same day, just a few hours later.
Date: Saturday 6 August 2022
Location: Loučná nad Desnou – Dlouhé stráně
Start: Loučná nad Desnou, Kocianov 37, fire station, 50.0700167N, 17.0932750EStart time: 11:00
Finish: Upper reservoir of the Dlouhé stráně pumped storage hydro power plant
The race takes place on a course closed to all road traffic. Each competitor takes part at their own risk and is obliged to follow the race route. Each competitor is obliged to have a start number attached in the prescribed manner and to wear a cycle helmet for the entire duration of the race. Before the start, each competitor shall sign to confirm that they are familiar with the terms and conditions of the race.
Please take extra care on the descent from Dlouhé stráně and adhere to the rules of fair play during the race.
NO SUPPORT VEHICLES WILL BE ALLOWED ON THE COURSE!
DISCARDING RUBBISH IS ONLY ALLOWED IN ZONES DESIGNATED BY THE ORGANIZER.
Online registration: on the race website.
Registration on site: Saturday 6.8.2022, 8:30 - 10:30, fire station, Loučná nad Desnou.
Registration fee: CZK 700.
(When paying the registration fee by bank transfer it must arrive in the account by Thursday 4.8, otherwise it is necessary to pay in cash on the day.)
The registration fee is non-refundable.
Presence on site: Saturday 6.8.2022, 8:30 - 10:30, fire station, Loučná nad Desnou.
Number of starters: 250.
Timing and registration: Champion chip s.r.o.
CATEGORIES AND PRIZES
Men M30: 1992 and younger
Men M40: 1982–1991
Men M50: 1972–1981
Men M60: 1962–1971
Men M70: 1961 and older
Women A: 1992 and younger
Women B: 1982– 1991
Women C: 1981 and older
Note: If the competitor is not 18 years old on the day of the race, his/her application will only be accepted in written form, and with the written consent of his/her parents.
1st: CZK 10,000 1st: CZK 10,000
2nd: CZK 5,000 2nd: CZK 5,000
3rd: CZK 3,000 3rd: CZK 3,000
4th: CZK 1,500 4th: CZK 1,500
5th: CZK 1,250 5th: CZK 1,250
6th: CZK 1,000 6th: CZK 1,000
Material prizes: Material prizes are awarded to the first three riders in each category, as well as the oldest and youngest race participant
Note: The organizer reserves the right to only award financial prizes if at least 5 competitors start in the given category. The presenting of financial prizes is conditional on the personal participation of the competitor at the official announcement of the results.
Race office: fire station, Loučná nad Desnou, open on Saturday 6.8.2022, 8:30 - 10:30
Car parking: free
Organiser: Czech Cycling Tour s.r.o., Maiselova 25/4, Praha 1