Ostende (Belgium), 02. - 03.09.2017
RAD RACE CRIT European Championships
THE FOURTH EVENT OF THE RAD RACE SERIES!
The European Championships are coming up and the beautiful seaport of Ostende is where the magic will happen. Instead of skyscrapers and urban vibes let the fresh sea breeze clear your mind. Between panoramic views and abondened Wehrmacht facilities we will go crazy in a +/- 3000 m "fixed-gear-only" criterium. Nevermind if youl feel more like roadbiking because our friends from OSTENDE KOERST are offering a race for you as well.
02. - 03.09.2017
Start of race: Detailed information will follow soon.
All participants aged below 18
need a letter of consent signed by their parents.
Fixed Gear only
No brakes. Track bikes. Only dropbars.
No riser or bullhorns!
18 spokes minimum. No tri-spokes. No platform pedals.
Recommended gear ratio:
Something around 50X15 or 48X14
In the best case you bring a few options
to experiment with.
No helmet, no ride!!!
- Starter kit 1: 32,00 €
- Starter kit 2: 50,00 € (incl. RAD RACE Shirt)
- Starter kit 3: 107,00 € (incl. RAD RACE Cycling Jersey)
Registration starts on December 10th at 3 P.M. First come, first served. We'll stop after 200 registrations. After that there's going to be a waiting list. The starter list will be published after registration started.
For women: If you register for this event you can bring a female friend that can participate for free. Just send us an Email with her details after you registered.
Bragging rights !
Plus some awesome prizes from our partners.
Canyon // Oakley // Abus // Gore Bike Wear // Iriedaily // DT Swiss // Beck's // Clif Bar // Selle San Marco
*** Follow this link to the Facebook Event of the RAD RACE Crit European Championships 2017 ***
Men & Women start together in one heat with both having their own rating. Women start in the front row and have no overlapped rule. The men's race will have a leading motorbike and an overlapped rule. Once the motorbike overtakes you, you're out of the race. On saturday there will be 1 - 2 qualifying races to get the starting grit for the final on sunday. In the final race you will ride approximately 10 to 15 laps á 3k. The exact amount of track length and laps will be announced.
Check the video to the right to get an impression of a RAD RACE CRIT.
This is an event of the 2017 RAD RACE SERIES therefore the results will affect the overall Series ranking (Teams and Individual rankings).
Saturday, 02. Sep. 2017:
12:30: guided City-Ride "Ostende street art Crystal ship"
17:00: RAD RACE CRIT EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
- Qualification Women
18:00: RAD RACE CRIT EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
- 1st Qualification Men
19:00: RAD RACE CRIT EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
- 2nd Qualification Men
20:30: Crawl Race - fixed gear only
21:30: Skid Race - fixed gear only
22:00: After Show Party
Sunday, 03. Sep. 2017
10:00: Ostende Koerst
11:30: Gentlemen GOLD Race
13:30: RAD RACE CRIT EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS Last Chance Men
14:15: RAD RACE CRIT EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
- Final Women
15:30: RAD RACE CRIT EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS
- Final Men
16:45: Podium Ceremony
Hotel & Reservation
Until 17 July 2017, all riders of the RAD RACE Crit European Championships can save some $$$!
As well, you can rent a sports chalet for you/your team. There are 7 chalets with space for 8 people.
The chalets can only be booked with this form:
These are our brave riders. All registered athletes will be listed here.
Here's a short rule book for all our events. Please check it out!