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Canada Cup/BC Champs XC and BC Cup DH

Jun 24 - 25, 2017

This year, the Canada Cup XC is coming to Whistler in conjunction with the BC Champs which will give racers a chance to earn the Provincial Title and Jersey.  Simultaneously, we will also be hosting a BC Cup DH in the Whistler Bike Park.

Whistler Blackcomb welcomes the Canada Cup and Cycling BC Championship participants June 24. This event is sanctioned event in partnership with Cycling Canada and Cycling BC. 

On June 24 and 25, Cycling BC's BC Cup DH will make a stop in Whistler.

Event Details


TECHNICAL GUIDE (RULES AND OTHER INFO)

Canada Cup/BC Champs XC Technical Guide
BC Cup DH Technical Guide

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Schedule 

XC RESULTS

DH seeding Results

DH RESULTS

CONTACTS

Race Secretary: Colleen Ikona Reach  cikona@whistlerblackcomb.com
Race Director: Sebastien Fremont  sfremont@whistlerblackcomb.com

MANDATORY PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT DH
  • 15 and Under
    • As per UCI/Cycling BC Rules: Full face helmet
    • As pre Whistler Mountain Bike Park Rules: Knee pads, Elbow pads, Gloves and Body armor
  • 16+
    • As per UCI/Cycling BC Rules: Full face helmet

MANDATORY PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT XC
  • XC specific helmet

Rentals available at G1 rentals located in the Whistler Village Gondola building under the GLC

LOCATION
  • XC - Blackcomb Mountain Bike Trails.  Start/Finish at Base II Blackcomb
  • DH - Whistler Mountain Bike Park
SANCTIONED AND UNSANCTIONED RIDERS
  • Racers must hold either UCI, Provincial or 1 day license.  Please refer to the Category Charts in your discipline to see what Category you are eligible for with the license you have.
  • The 1 day license is $5 for 16 and Under, $10 for 17+ and $12 for out-of-country riders (out of Country riders must hold a race license from their home country)

TIMING
  • Cross Country will be timed using RFID technology. Chips will be placed on the back of the race plate. Do Not fold or cut your race plate/chip
  • Downhill will be timed by the timing company recommended by Cycling BC.  BC Cup riders will know him as Henry. We will now be able to offer live timing for the DH.

COURSE
  • DOWNHILL - 2017 COURSE
    • Upper Whistler DH connecting to Old Olly Road -> Lower Whistler DH (Fadeway jump) into Detroit Rock City -> Connector top of Boneyard to Lower Canadian Open
    • Finishing in Skier's plaza 
    • To be approved by Cycling BC.

  • CROSS-COUNTRY - 2017 COURSE
    • Start loop – above base 2, up towards the Tube Park, left heading towards the Stables, staying on the road passed the Water Ramps
    • Down Magic zone via existing trails (combination of open and in the trees)
    • Up Merlins ski run connecting to the Upper Tree island , climbing until you come to Home Run
    • Left on Home Run to the Orange gate
    • Left onto Instant Gratification
    • Upon your exit of Instant Gratification, you climb the access road until to get to Roam in the Loam
    • Down Roam in the Loam
    • Connect to Home Run, left on the ATV access road bringing you to top of Magic Chair
    • Base past base 2 which completed the loop.

PITS
  • For the DH, there will be limited Pit Space.  We are working on exact location, but it will be close to the finish area.
  • For the XC there will be limited Pit Space near the start/finish area.

WAIVERS
  • Cycling BC waivers and Whistler Blackcomb Bike Park Waivers must be signed by all participants       
    • For riders under 19 years of age, a parent or legal guardian must sign on their behalf.
 Whistler Bike Park Waiver Cycling BC 1 Day Waiver
ACCOMMODATION 

Registration


Registration Fees for both XC and DH:

Elite and Open Male/Female Categories: $60 for pre-reg, $70 in person
Master, Senior and all Junior Categories: $50 for pre-reg, $60 in person

Registration will be through the Cycle Component Network www.ccnbikes.com and opens May 1, 2017.

Discounted lift tickets are available for all DH BC Cup competitors and can be pre-purchased when registering.

June 25: Race Day - $17.00 (all ages) 
June 24: Training Day Youth - $48.80 
              Training Day Adult - $55.20 




Online Registration

Cross Country     Downhill

For more information call 1-800-766-0449

Categories Licenses and other Details


Cross Country

 Category Distance Championship  Prize Money License
CANADA CUP CATEGORIES
 Elite Men 105 Min X X Elite (XME)
Elite Women 90 Min X X Elite (XME)
U19 Expert Men 75 Min X   Expert (XMJ.E)
U19 Expert Women 75 Min X   Expert (XWJ.E)
BC CHAMPIONSHIP CATEGORIES        
U13 Men 30 min  Expert Ability Only   Expert(XMU13.E) / Sport(XMU13.S) / Novice(XMU13.N) or Provincial 1 day
U13 Women 30 min Expert Ability Only   Expert(XWU13.E) / Sport(XWU13.S) / Novice(XWU13.N) or Provincial 1 day
U15 Men 45 min Expert Ability Only    Expert(XMU15.E) / Sport(XMU15.S) / Novice(XMU15.N) or Provincial 1 day
U15 Women 45 min  Expert Ability Only    Expert(XWU15.E) / Sport(XWU15.S) / Novice(XWU15.N) or Provincial 1 day
U17 Men 60 min Expert Ability Only    Expert(XMU17.E) / Sport(XMU17.S) / Novice(XMU17.N) or Provincial 1 day
U17 Women 60 min Expert Ability Only    Expert(XWU17.E) / Sport(XWU17.S) / Novice(XWU17.N) or Provincial 1 day
U19 Sport Men 60 min     Sport(XMJ.S) / Novice(XMJ.N) or Provincial 1 day
U19 Sport Women 60 min      Sport(XWJ.S) / Novice(XWJ.N) or Provincial 1 day
Senior Men (19-29) 75 min      Sport(XME.S) / Novice(XWE.N) or Provincial 1 day
Senior Women (19-29) 75 min     Sport(XWE.S) / Novice(XWE.N) or Provincial 1 day
Master Men (30-39) 75 min    XMMA Only Master(XMMA) or Provincial 1 Day
Master Women (30-39) 75 min    XWMA Only Master(XWMA) or Provincial 1 Day
Master Men (40-49) 75 min    XMMB Only Master(XMMB) or Provincial 1 Day
Master Women (40+) 75 min    XWMB Only Master(XWMB) or Provincial 1 Day
Master Men (50+) 60 min    XMMC Only Master(XMMC) or Provincial 1 Day

Downhill 

Category  Prize Money License Seeding on June 24 
SPORT CATEGORIES
U15 Men Sport Sport (DMU15.S) or Provincial 1 Day  
U15 Women Sport    Sport (DWU15.S) or Provincial 1 Day  
U17 Men Sport    Sport (DMU17.S) or Provincial 1 Day  
U17 Women Sport   Sport (DWU17.S) or Provincial 1 Day  
U19 Men Sport   Sport (DMJ.S) or Provincial 1 Day  
U19 Women Sport   Sport (DWJ.S) or Provincial 1 Day  
Senior Men (19-29)   Sport (DME.S) or Provincial 1 Day  
Senior Women (19-29)   Sport (DWE.S) or Provincial 1 Day  
Master Men (30-39)    Master (DMMA)   
Master Women(30+)     Master (DWMA)  
Master Men (40-49)    Master (DMMB)   
Master Men (50+)    Master (DMMC)   
Open Men Provincial 1 Day   
Open Women  Provincial 1 Day   
EXPERT AND ELITE CATEGORIES       
U15 Men Expert    Expert (DMU15.E)   
U15 Women Expert   Epert (DWU15.E)   
U17 Men Expert    Expert (DMU17.E)  x
U17 Women Expert    Expert (DWU17.E)   x
U19 Men Expert    Expert (DMJ.E)  x
U19 Women Expert   Expert (DWJ.E)  x
Elite Men   x Elite (DME)   x
Elite Women  x Elite (DWE)   x

***Prize Money Subject to registration numbers

 UCI or Provincial Race
 UCI or Provincial Race

Ticket Prices


Required for all DH competitors PRICE
Competitor Race Day Ticket - 1 Day

(race day June 25 only)

$17
Adult Competitor Ticket - 1 Day
(training day June 24 only)
$55.20
Youth/Senior Competitor Ticket - 1 Day
(training day June 24 only)
$48.80




All purchases are transacted in Canadian Dollars and are subject to applicable taxes. Prices and dates are subject to change without notice.