What: A three day USA Cycling stage race (time trial, road race, circuit race). Riders MUST complete each stage in order to start the next stage.When: TT- Friday afternoon, March 13th, Road Race Saturday a.m., March 14th, Circuit Race Sunday a.m., March 15th2015.Where: West Tucson / Southwest Tucson area. For exact locations and detailed maps see Race BibleSafety/Licensing: CPSC or ASTM approved hard-shell helmets and current USA Cycling or approved international license are mandatory.
PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY!NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION!To register go to: https://www.usacycling.org/register/2015-246Registration closes March 9th at 11PM PDT. Online registration only - mailed registrations no longer accepted. NO EXCEPTIONS.LATE FEES: A $15 late fee ($10 for Juniors) will be added to entries after February 27, 2015. REFUNDS: A $15 processing fee will be retained on all cancellations prior to March 9, 2015. No Refunds after March 9, 2015. NO EXCEPTIONS. CHECK-IN: All categories check-in at Stage 1 on Friday, March 13th from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Stage 1 Time Trial start times posted prior to check-in are approximate. NO RESTARTS, late start requests, race day registration or race day category changes. Check-in closes at 4:00 p.m.JR. RACERS: Boys and Girls will race together in their respective categories but be scored separately as part of USA Cycling Road Development Race Series. FIELD LIMITS: 100 per USA Cycling category except Cat 5 Men (75). Two Cat 5 Men’s age groups, 19-39 and 40+. TEAM ENTRIES: Men Pro/1 and Women Pro/1/2, one team entry per club, up to 10 riders. FURTHER INFO: Visit www.tucsonbicycleclassic.com and reference the Technical Guide for race details. For questions that are not answered by the website, e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.EVENT-LICENSE: $45.00 for the 3-day event license required for riders who do not hold a current annual license. For Men 40+ who are newer to racing, please take advantage of the 40+ Cat 5 group. (Age group riders may be Cat 1 and 2 riders who have not slowed down much with age.)Official TBC Hotel: Riverpark Inn, 350 S. Freeway, Tucson, AZ (520) 239-2300 or (800) 551-1466. Pool, spa and spacious grounds/rooms.Close to the freeway and stages 1 & 2. Offers special reduced rate (mentionTucson Bicycle Classic). Complimentary full breakfast w/ 'Grab and Go' option for the early morning.Men Pro/1, 2 , 3 awards are there Sunday afternoon, March 16.
USA CYCLING PERMIT (2015-246)Entry FeeCategoryPrize (GC Placement Only)$95Men Pro/1$2,200 awarded to top 10 places$85Men 2$1,000 awarded to top 10 places$95Women Pro/1/2$2,200 awarded to top 10 places$80Women 3$500 awarded to top 5 places$80Women 4$500 awarded to top 5 places$80Women35+$500 awarded to top 5 places$80Women45+$500 awarded to top 5 places$75Women 55+$200 to top 3 places$70Women 65/70+Medals to 1st-3rd places ineach age group$80Men 3$500 awarded to top 5 places$80Men 4$500 awarded to top 5 places$75Men 5, 19-39Medals to 1st-3rd places$75Men 5, 40+Medals to 1st-3rd places$80Men 35+$500 awarded to top 5 places$80Men 45+$500 awarded to top 5 places$75Men 55+$200 to top 3 places$70Men 65/70/75+Medals to 1st-3rd places in each age group$50JR 17-18 Medals to 1st-3rd places$50JR 15-16Medals to 1st-3rd places$40JR 13-14Medals to 1st-3rd places $40JR 9-12Medals to 1st-3rd places ineach age group