Cyclocross at Pat's Acres
October 18th, 2014 - Canby, Oregon
Canby's CX course, voted #1 Cyclocross course by numerous 2011, 2012, and 2013 participants, gets even better with some brand new trails for 2014. Check out the new improved river crossings, return of the natural island forest trails (and some new ones with more ups & downs for 2014), beginner friendly MX jumps, log obstacles, and more! A classic old-school course with just the right mix of old & new.
6255 S. Arndt Rd, Canby, OR 97013 - Only 30 minutes south of downtown Portland, close to I-5 - scroll down below the schedule for directions. Quick easy access from both Portland and Salem.
EXHILARATING NATURAL TERRAIN COURSE OFFERS A VARIETY OF CHALLENGES
||Gates Open - Saturday 10/19
||2011 course shown. 2014 course has more forest trails and less kart track.
||Beginners, Unicycles A & B
||Category C, Clydesdale
||Masters Category C 35+
||Masters B 35+, Masters 50+, Masters 60+
||Kiddie Race A & B (kart track area)
||Cat. A Men, Cat. A Women, Cat A Masters 35+
||Women: Cat B & C, Beginners, Masters 35+ (A&B), 45+
||Category B and Single Speed
|Schedule is tentative, please double check your start times the day before the event.
Registration: Only $5 for Juniors and Unicycles, all others $25 pre-register or $30 day of race registration.
Online registration will be available through OBRA soon.
Numbers: We are using the Cross Crusades numbers.
Prizes: Pat's Acres gift certificates, Bortolami's Pizza gift certificates, medals, Nutella, plus more TBA
Food: On the side deck of the Pavillion (main building) - hot breakfast burritos, walking tacos, and more.
Restrooms: Indoor restrooms, in the Pavillion, and porta-potties between registration and the parking area
Bike Wash: Down below the Pavillion, behind registration, towards the pit area. Bridge City Pressure Washing will also be on hand with a bike washing station.
BRING WATER: The hoses lying in the mud are good for rinsing off your bike...not filling up your water bottles...just saying!
Bottled water will be available at the concession stand, and we will have a tent setup with hot drinks & smoothies for sale.
OBRA and the organizers of this race do not provide insurance coverage for injuries that occur at the race. The costs related to those injuries are the responsibility of the individual participant. The event medic is Cindy Campbell. Helmets must be worn at all times while on a bike. Promoter reserves the right to refuse entry for any reason.
We reserve the right to change the course (due to changing river conditions) if necessary. Cross bike favored, but all types of bikes are welcome. OBRA rules apply, and OBRA license required (1-day OBRA licenses available at registration). Helmets required anytime on bike or on course. Ride at your own risk.
The address is:
6255 S. Arndt Rd., Canby, OR 97013
Directions from Portland:
I-5 South, Exit 282A Canby/Hubbard, this exit will take you under the freeway and south for another mile where you turn left on Arndt Rd (you'll see the Aurora Airport), head East on Arndt Road for a little over a mile and you'll see the red entrance gates for Pat's Acres Racing Complex on the left.
Directions from Salem:
You can actually take I-5, or 99E, but these directions are for I-5.
I-5 North, Exit 278 Aurora/Donald, turn right on Ehlen Rd NE, turn left onto OR-551 N/Hubbard Cuttoff Rd NE, turn right on Arndt Rd., head East on Arndt Road for a little over a mile and you'll see the red entrance gates for Pat's Acres Racing Complex on the left.
Archive from 2012's October 20th event - SEE RESULTS HERE, and PICTURES ON FACEBOOK, pictures also available at HotFootPhoto
Archive from 2012's November 3rd event>>> SEE RESULTS HERE
Canby Cross-Word CX Challenge from Burk Webb on Vimeo.
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