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Alpenrose Challenge 2005

June 17, 2005 — The Alpenrose Challenge takes place July 15-17, 2005 In Portland, Oregon and is a UCI International event with UCI points awarded to winners. It is one of the largest prize list track races in North America.
Racing for Elite Men, Elite Women, and Masters 40+

Sponsored by: Alpenrose Dairy, ShoreBank Pacific, Michael A. Colbach – Bicycle Accident Attorney

Prizes
Elite Men $7,000 / Elite Women $4,000 / Masters $1,000 /

Record Attempt Prizes
Prizes are cash and are for individual events, plus Elite Men and Elite Women overall omnium. Prize breakdown available on request or at the velodrome.

Represent your home velodrome! In the Elite Men and Elite Women field there will be a prize for the highest omnium placed rider from each velodrome. $200 prize for Elite Men or Elite Women records that are broken in the Pursuit or 1K/500m. The current records are:

Elite Men
– 1K Marty Nothstein 1:08.76 2001
– 4K Mike Tillman 4:54:23 2002

Elite Women
– 500m Lori-Ann Muenzer 37.90 2001
– 3K Jen Evans 4:00.64 1997

The final event will be a Flying Lap record attempt. No entry fee for this event. Prize will be a crowd prime. Current flying lap records are:

Elite Men Jeff LaBauve 15.24 2002
Elite Women Jen Evans 17.21 1997

Field Size Limits
Field sizes will be limited for the mass start events: 10 mile, Points Race, and Miss & Out. ALL riders to compete in these events must be registered by the evening session on Friday. The Elite Men Qualifier has a separate prize list and will be held regardless. The Masters Qualifier will be held only if field limits are exceeded. Pre-qualified riders do not ride the Qualifier Points Race. Pre-qualified riders are:
– Elite Men Cat 1 track riders
– Elite Women Pre-registered riders will have priority.
– Masters Cat 1/2 track riders.

Registration & Sign-In
Pre-registration is encouraged and recommended. All liability release forms shall be completed on-site prior to racing. For on-site registration, riders must be registered, waiver signed, and entry paid at least 30 minutes before the session starts. For mass start events (10 mile, Points Race, Miss & Out), riders must be registered at least 30 minutes before the Friday evening session begins. Rider SIGN-IN required at least 15 minutes before each event. Riders who receive UCI points will be expected to have an International license issued by their NGB. Registration form and instructions appears at the end of this flyer.

Accommodations

Host Housing
Paul & Meg Mautner
Mautner3@comcast.net
(503) 452-7786

Event Schedule

Thursday 14Jul2005
– Registration at the velodrome: 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Friday 15Jul2005
– Session #1 (Register by 9:30 AM)
– Warm up 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
– Masters Pursuit 10:00 AM
– Women Pursuit
– Men Pursuit
– Awards

Session #2 (Register by 4:30 PM)
– Warm up 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
– Masters 50+ 500 m 5:00 PM
– Women 500 m
– Masters 40+ 1K (Kilo)
– Men 1K (Kilo)
– Awards
– Men Qualifier Points race
– Masters Qualifier Points race (if needed)

Saturday 16Jul2005
– Session #3 (Register by 9:30 AM)
– Warm up 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
– Men 200 m TT 10:00 AM
– Women Keirin qualifier
– Masters 10 mile
– Men Sprints Round #1
– Awards – Masters 10 mile
– Women Miss & Out
– Men Sprints Repechage
– Awards – Women Miss & Out
– Masters Keirin qualifier
– Men Sprints Semi-Final
– Women Keirin qualifier rep
– Masters Keirin qualifier rep
– Men 10 mile
– Awards – Men 10 mile

Session #4 (Register by 4:30 PM)
– Warm up 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
– Kiddie Kilo 4:00 PM
– Men Sprints Minor Final
– Men Sprints Rep Final
– Masters Keirin
– Women Keirin
– Men Sprints Final
– Awards Masters Keirin
– Awards Women Keirin
– Awards Men Sprints
– Men Miss & Out
– Women Points
– Masters Miss & Out
– Madison
– Awards – Men Miss & Out
– Awards – Women Points
– Awards – Masters Miss & Out
– Olympic Sprint
– Awards – Madison
– Awards – Olympic Sprint

Sunday 17Jul2005
– Session #5 (Register by 9:30 AM)
– Warm up 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
– Women 200 m TT 10:00 AM
– Masters 200 m TT
– Men Keirin qualifier
– Women Sprints Round #1
– Masters Sprints Round #1
– Men Keirin qualifier rep
– Women Sprints Repechage
– Masters Sprints Repechage
– Women Sprints Semi-Final
– Masters Sprints Semi-Final

Session #6 (Register by 4:30 PM)
– Warm up 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM
– Kiddie Kilo 4:00 PM
– Women Sprints Minor Final
– Masters Sprints Minor Final
– Women Sprints Rep Final
– Masters Sprints Rep Final
– Women Sprints Final
– Masters Sprints Final
– Awards – Women Sprints
– Awards – Masters Sprints
– Men Keirin
– Masters Points
– Women 5 mile
– Men Points
– Awards – Men Keirin
– Awards – Masters Points
– Awards – Women 5 mile
– Awards – Men Points
– Flying lap

Contact Information
Mike Murray / mike.murray@obra.org / (503) 661-5874
Velodrome: (503) 246-0330
OBRA: (503) 667-6220
Web: www.obra.org
www.alpenrosechallenge.com

Registration
Debi Truesdale /d.truesdale@comcast.net
Work (503) 813-2734 / Home (503) 232-1704
Register by mail, e-mail, or on-line at www.orbike.com or www.alpenrosechallenge.com/signup.htm. Riders must be registered, waiver signed (on-site), and entry paid at least 30 minutes before the session starts. For mass start events (10 mile, Points Race, Miss & Out), riders must be registered 30 minutes before the Friday evening session.

Registration Form
Pre-registration is encouraged and recommended. Liability release forms shall be completed on-site prior to racing. For on-site registration, riders must be registered, waiver signed, and entry paid at least 30 minutes before the race session starts. For mass start events (10 mile, Points Race, Miss & Out), riders must be registered at least 30 minutes before the Friday evening session begins. Rider SIGN-IN required at least 15 minutes before each event.

Pre-Registration Options (Must be received by 14Jul2004)
1. Register on-line at http://www.alpenrosechallenge.com/signup.htm
2. Mail this form with entry fee (in $US) payable to:
Portland Velodrome Committee
7225 SE 20th Ave.
Portland Or 97202
3. E-mail this form to d.truesdale@comcast.net, then submit payment by mail
or bring to the velodrome.

Name:
Address:
City:
State:
Zip:
Country:
E-mail:
Racing age:
Track Category:
Team Name:
Home track:

Events
Elite Men
____ Qualifier Points Race $10
(see Field Size Limits on Flyer)
____ 4K Pursuit $5
____ 1K (Kilo) TT $5
____ Sprints $10
____ 10 mile $10*
____ Miss & Out $10*
____ Points $10*
____ Keirin $10
____ Madison $5/rider
____ Olympic Sprint $5/rider
____ Flying Lap (no fee)
Elite Women
____ 3K Pursuit $5
____ 500 m TT $5
____ Sprints $10
____ 5 mile $10*
____ Miss & Out $10*
____ Points $10*
____ Keirin $10
____ Flying Lap (no fee)
Masters 40+
____ 3K Pursuit $5
____ 1K (Kilo) TT $5
____ Qualifier Points Race $10
(see Field Size Limits on Flyer)
____ Sprints $10
____ 10 mile $10*
____ Miss & Out $10*
____ Points $10*
____ Keirin $10
Masters 50+
____ 2K Pursuit $5
____ 500 m TT $5
*If you ride the Qualifier Points Race and fail to qualify for the mass
start events, refunds for the mass start events will be provided at the
velodrome.

Contact
Registration: Debi Truesdale /d.truesdale@comcast.net / Work (503) 813-2734
/ Home (503) 232-1704
Race info: Mike Murray / mike.murray@obra.org / (503) 661-5874 /
www.alpenrosechallenge.com





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