2014 INLINE SKATING CHAMPIONSHIPS!
for skaters born between 01/01/2001 and 11/05/2009
Race 1 --- 250m sprint (time trial format)
Race 2 --- 1650m marathon (bunch start)
Remark: all registered participants are signed up for both races.
VENUE: SIENA PARK, DISCOVERY BAY, LANTAU
TIME: registration from 2:30 - 3:00 p.m.
14:30 Registration (in the middle of the grass field of Siena Park) and race kit pick-up
15:00 Registration closes. Warm-up time.
15:20 Race briefing; race officials will also check each participant's race gear (skates, helmet, knee & hand protection)
15:30 Start of Race 1 - 250m sprint (time trial) - individual start every 30 seconds (oldest skaters start first)
16:15 End of Race 1
16:30 Start of Race 2 - 1650m marathon - bunch start (oldest age groups start first)
17:00 End of Race 2
17:15 Awards ceremony & lucky draw
FEE: 100$ (early bird, online payment) or 150$ (payment on race day)
--- this includes race number, T-shirt or towel, and goodies.
RACE REGISTRATION --- All registration procedures must be done before 10 p.m. Friday 9th May, 2014. Online payment (= early bird 100$) also needs to be done before that time. After this date you are kindly asked to pay 150$ on race day (but do make sure that you have registered online before 10 p.m. on Friday 9th May, 2014). NO REGISTRATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED ON RACE DAY.
IMPORTANT --- If you do an online bank transfer, please send the online payment reference number or scanned copy of the bank confirmation page to the race director (firstname.lastname@example.org).
CANCELLATION POLICY --- No refunds for cancellations after Friday 9th May, 2014. The race will be cancelled if there is a red or black rain storm warning, typhoon signal 3 or above at 8 a.m. on race day. Race registrants will not be contacted individually in the event of cancellation.
- Early entry: 100$ (online payment before 10 p.m. on Friday 9th May, 2014)
Lantau Buffalo’s Multisport Club, HSBC Hong Kong (bank code: 004), SWIFT Code: HSBCHKHHHKH
400-648747-001 (HK Dollar Current)
Address: HSBC Main Building, 1 Queen’s Rd Central, Hong Kong
Message: LBC 2013 - Stage 1
- Late entry: 150$ (cash payment on race day)
On race day you can purchase Lantau Buffalos products at 100$: T-shirts, towels and hydration packs.($20).
RACE 1 --- SPRINT COURSE: Start, skate northeast to the roundabout near the lake, go around the roundabout, skate back to the finish line
RACE 2 --- MARATHON COURSE:
1st lap --- Start, skate northeast towards the roundabout near the lake, go around the roundabout, skate back, take a sharp left turn as you pass the finish line of the Sprint course, skate down towards Siena Club, go around the tree at the bottom, skate back up towards the top;
2nd lap --- Skate past the starting line and do the same loop again;
3rd and final lap --- do the same loop, the finish line is at the top of the hill.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
• Required age? --- Skaters born between Jan 1, 2001 and May 11, 2009 can take part. You must be 5 years old on race day.
• When should I arrive? --- Registration starts at 2:30 p.m. and finishes at 3:00 p.m., so try to be there at 2:30 p.m.
• What gear should I wear? --- Skates, helmet, knee pads and gloves are a MUST. The organiser will check this carefully.
• Is assistance during the race allowed? --- No, all skaters should be completely self-sufficient.
SAFETY --- Parents and care-takers should stay from the course at all times during the race.
PLEASE CHECK OUR WEBSITE OR FORUM FOR THE MOST UP-TO-DATE INFORMATION ON THE RACE.
Questions? Contact the race director at email@example.com.