CYCLO X Harlow Platts - September 7th, 2019
This 6-race Shimano CYCLO X Series is back for it's 21st edition! The action starts at race #1, Harlow Platts! One of Colorado's all time favorite venues is back and kicking off the CYCLO X Series! Harlow Platts has it all you could want in an early season cyclocross race; grass, grass, and more grass, with some sand volleyball sections sprinkled in.
REGISTRATION & EVENT INFORMATION
NO INDIVIDUAL OR GROUP PRE-RIDING ALLOWED PRIOR TO THE EVENT: To ensure the future of this event and in an effort to reduce park impact on the neighborhoods, and turf impact, we are asking you, in cooperation with the city to adhere to this strict guideline. Failure to adhere could result in the termination of any future races taking place at Harlow Platts. This applies to individuals as well as any size group. While you might love training here, we ask you to find another venue to ensure we’re still allowed to race here.
SERIES 6 PACK REGISTRATION: Limited to just 100 athletes and includes a Shimano Cyclocross Series Back Pack. Cost is $180 and can be used for all 6 events in the series. Registration for the 6-pack closes 9/4 at 11:59pm
PRE-REGISTRATION: Available 8/1 and closes Wednesday 9/4 at 11:59pm [ADULTS: $35, Juniors 9-12: $10, Juniors 13-18: $15]
RACE DAY REGISTRATION: Adults & Jr’s racing in SR. category: $40 Juniors 9-12: $15, Juniors 13-18: $20]
Race day Registration Opens: 6:30 am & closes 40 min. prior to race start [Note: pre-registered athletes need to pick up # 40min prior to start]
2nd Race: is $15 available on race day I Refunds: no refunds, race goes on rain or shine
Chip Timing: This will be a chip timed event. Please make sure to pick up your timing chip when you pick up your race number. You'll return your timing chip right after you cross the finish line, an unreturned chip will incur a $35 replacement fee. No CHIP = relegated to last place
CYCLO-X Series Points: This race has a point rating of 1x (normal points)
Call-ups: Based on USA Cycling rankings
USA CYCLING LICENSE, BRAC MEMBERSHIP, & RACE RULES
USA Cycling License Required: USAC 1-Day Beginner license: $10, only for Cat 5 Men, Cat 5 Women and Jrs who have never held a USA Cycling License. Can be purchased online at select appropriate event, then click on Purchase One-Day License. Bring receipt to race. Annual USA Cycling licenses available online at
BRAC (Local USA Cycling Association for Colorado) annual membership: Recommended to avoid $5 one-day onsite fee. BRAC 1-day membership $5, available on site (BRAC 1-day membership exempt with USA Cycling 1-day or out of state USA Cycling license holder) Annual memberships available online at
DIRECTIONS & PARKING INFORMATION
Venue Location: Fairview High School 1515, Greenbriar Blvd, Boulder, CO 80305. Registration location: on north side of school.
Denver: Hwy 36 north, Exit Foothills Pkwy/Table Mesa, stay to the RT. on the exit. Left onto Table Mesa, Left onto Broadway/93, Right onto Greenbriar Blvd. Boulder: S. Broadway/93, turn onto Greenbriar Blvd.
Parking: STREET PARKING ONLY, NO PARKING AT FAIRVIEW HIGH SCHOOL. Plenty of parking on Greenbriar and surrounding side streets