SUPER D

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BENEFITING:

Flagstaff Biking Organization

DATE:
May 14, 2016

LOCATION: 
Weatherford Trails

GENERAL INFORMATION:
This event is NOT related to the series, it is strictly a FUN-D raiser for the Flagstaff Biking Organization.  Slots will still be limited, shuttles will be available and good times will be had by all.  Not sanctioned, no UCI/USAC stuff to even think about.  Just a little bit of pedaling, some pine trees, great turns and a smidge of brakes.  All proceeds will benefit Flagstaff Bike Organization and all the goodness that they do for our trails and the cycling community in general  Huge thanks to Anthony and the crew at Absolute for all their help and support in making this event happen.

Registration Coming Soon…

DIRECTIONS/CAMPING:
From Downtown Flagstaff –
Head north out of Flagstaff on Hwy 180
Turn right onto N. Shultz Pass Rd.
After approx. 0.5 miles, at “y”, veer left staying on Shultz Road. Continue up Shultz Road ( now dirt).
Once you have reached Shultz Pass Area, continue past first parking area on your right.
Enter second parking (Shultz Tank) area on your right to park near course start.
To access Finish Parking area and official staging area, continue on Shultz Road
Turn right and head down Elden Springs Road (heading east)
Parking area is on your left just after “Bikes Crossing Road” signs.

OR (easier access – fewer miles on dirt roads)

Head to east side of Flagstaff on freeway or Highway 66.
Take 89 North. (You will be on east side of peaks)
About a 0.5 miles after signal light at Silver Saddle Road, look for Elden Springs Road sign.
Turn left onto Elden Springs Road. Follow Road 2.5 miles west until you see parking area on your right.

Camping IS available at this venue, no fees, this is Coconino National Forest.

REGISTRATION

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REMINDER – ALL proceeds benefit Flagstaff Biking Organization and the local cycling community!

CATEGORIES
Jr Men – 18 & under men
Jr Women – 18 & under men
Intermediate Men – if you are beginner/sport/cat3 rider with limited downhill experience
Intermediate Women – if you are beginner/sport/cat3 rider with limited downhill experience
Open Men – faster/more skilled gents
Open Women – faster/more skilled ladies

STAGING: (map)
Start – The Super D Event starts near Shultz Tank Parking area – note the is the easternmost of the two parking areas in the Shultz Pass area at top of Shultz Pass Road (from the west) and Elden Springs Road (from the east).
Finish – The Super D Event finishes near the parking area located along Elden Springs Road approximately 1⁄4 mile west of the turnoff to “Horse Camp.” This parking area is the staging area for the Super D Event.

FORMAT:
Riders will be assigned start times.
Start times will start every 30 seconds.
Riders will ride the same course 2 times.
Your fastest time will count towards overall finish.
It is YOUR responsibility to ensure you do not miss your start time.
Awards will be 3 deep, and will be awarded onsite only.

Registration Coming Soon…

SUPER D – TWO RUNS – BEST OF:
From trail location adjacent to Shultz Tank Parking area
Head down Elden Springs Trail generally heading from west to east
About half way down course, Little Bear Trail merges from the right. Stay left and continue down Elden Springs Trail
Exit Elden Springs Trail where signs indicate for a short, loose downhill finish.

SHUTTLES:
Shuttles will run from the lower parking area/staging area back to the Shultz Tank parking area at the adjacent to the course’s starting point.

PAYOUTS:
NONE – all proceeds benefit the Flagstaff Biking Organization

VOLUNTEER:
Want some free stuff?  We need some help and will trade ya!  We’ll need some volunteers to help shuttle, and help around the site – if you can help sign in here so we can follow up with you please!  Thank you for your help – we’ll even toss ya some swag.
Sign up here to volunteer Coming Soon…

COURSE MAPS – NEW COURSE FOR 2015
Super D Course –

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Rough sketch – slight left to finish missing.

RACE DAY SCHEDULE:
7:15a – Registration/Check in opens
7:45a – Shuttles depart (or start pedaling to start)
8:00a – Registration/Check in closes
8:30a – Round 1 begins (riders start every 30 seconds)
~10:00a – Round 2 begins
~12:00p – Awards

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

EVENT SPONSOR:

Absolute Bikes