Mount Hamilton Classic Road Race
Presented by the San Jose Bicycle Club
Sunday, 29 May 2016 - a BikeReg.com Premier Series race
This classic 63.5 mile road course climbs 4,500' in the first 20 miles to the top of Mt. Hamilton, then continues 43 miles through remote ranch lands to the finish in Livermore, on Mines Rd. 0.5 miles south of Del Valle. Total elevation gain exceeds 6,000‘. Neutral water bottle handout at Isabel Creek, mile 25. Feed zone is at mile 40 at the fire station at the junction of San Antonio Valley Rd. and Del Puerto Canyon Rd. Feed vehicles must precede the Men's P/1/2 group or approach the feed zone via Mines Rd.
Route: L on Fleming Ave, R on Alum Rock Ave, R on Mt. Hamilton Rd., straight on San Antonio Valley Rd., straight on Mines Rd.
All pre-registration is through BikeReg.com and closes on Thursday May 26th, 9pm PST. Entry fee includes USA Cycling and NCNCA surcharge. Entry fees do not include online entry surcharges. There is a late fee of $10 per event for day of Registration. 2015 District Road Race Champions race for free, entry fee reimbursed at race day, must wear jersey. Promoter reserves right to combine/cancel/add fields if conditions warrant. No refunds will be issued. Race Day Registration Opens at 7:00 am & Closes 15 minutes before each field. Registration and start located at Joseph George Intermediate School, 277 Mahoney Ave, San Jose, CA.
Race Day Registration Opens at 7:00 am & Closes 15 minutes before each field.
Registration and start located at Joseph George Intermediate School, 277 Mahoney Ave, San Jose, CA.
$3100 + CASH KoM/QoM
· Combination cash & merchandise
Race to the Observatory
For 2016, The 5th annual Race to the Observatory! Intended for Cat 5’s, Women 4’s, recreational riders, low-key hill climbers and cycling enthusiasts. Race to the top of Mt. Hamilton. We’ll track your time so that you can measure up against the Pro’s! Results will be posted at OnTheDay.net as well as at the USA Cycling website. One day USAC licenses will available for purchase on-site for those w/o a current racing license. Racers will have full use of the amenities at the Lick Observatory (restrooms, vending machine, water fountain, etc).
|8:00 AM||PRO 1/2||7 + KoM||$600||100||$45|
|8:10 AM||Elite 2||5 + KoM||$300||100||$45|
|8:20 AM||35+ Masters 1/2/3||5 + KoM||$300||100||$45|
|8:30 AM||Elite 3||5 + KoM||$300||100||$45|
|8:40 AM||45+ Masters 1/2/3||5 + KoM||$300||100||$45|
|8:50 AM||Women PRO 1/2, 35+ 1/2/3 & 3 ***||5 + QoM||$400||100||$45|
|9:00 AM||35+/45+ Masters 3 ***||5 + KoM||$200||100||$45|
|9:10 AM||Elite 4||5 + KoM||$200||100||$45|
|9:20 AM||35+/45+ Masters 4 ***||5 + KoM||$200||100||$45|
|9:30 AM||55+ Masters 1/2/3/4||3 + KoM||$150||100||$45|
|20 MILE RACE TO THE TOP ONLY|
|9:40 AM||Mens Cat 5* / Public Men**||5||-||75||$30|
|9:50 AM||Mens Cat 5* / Public Men**||5||-||75||$30|
|10:00 AM||Women Cat 4* / Public Women**||5||$60||75||$30|
* counts toward required 10 race starts for Mens Cat 5 and as upgrade points for Womens Cat 4.
** a 1-day license will need to be purchased for public riders without a current USAC license.
*** - raced together, picked separately, prizes combined
- Mt Hamilton Classic is a BikeReg.com Premier Series Race.
- This race is held under USAC Event permit.
- Centerline rule in affect for the whole course.
Sign In Opens at 7:00 am & Closes 15 minutes before each field
No Follow Cars Allowed, any rider receiving assistance may be Disqualified.
Print: Race Flyer