Amy's Ride Sunday 13 January 2013
BikeExchange is happy to announce we will again be the proud online partners for the Amy Gillett foundation for 2013! The year kicks off on the weekend of the the 12th and 13th of January 2013 in scenic Ballarat.
New Location and Date for 2013
Cycling Australia (CA) and the Amy Gillett Foundation (AGF) are delighted to be able to bring Amy’s Ride to Amy's hometown of Ballarat on Sunday 13 January, while maintaining the thrill of rubbing shoulders with Australia’s cycling stars as part of the Cycling Australia National Road Championships!
Now you can support the AGF by participating in Amy’s Ride, then watch the cream of Australian Cycling battle it out around Buninyong to see who will be crowned 2013 National Champion in the Elite Men’s Road Race.
Why not make a weekend of it and also watch the Women’s and U23 championship events on Saturday?
Ride one of three new routes (100km, 70km, 20km) taking in the picturesque central highlands on quiet country roads starting and finishing in Buninyong.
Event Entry & Fundraising - Help AGF raise $100,000 !
Your fundraising efforts help to make the difference and enable the AGF to help reduce bike rider serious injuries and fatalities through investment in advocacy, educational programs and campaign initiatives.
As your fundraising total builds you will qualify to receive fundraising awards including the official AGF Jersey, matching AGF Knicks, and other great fundraising prizes. Any rider fundraising in excess of $8,000 will be invited to join in the 2013 Share the Road Tour.
100km / 70km Adult $80
100km / 70 km Child (14 - 16 yrs) $40
20km adult $40
20km child (8 – 16 yrs) $20
20km family $80
Why not support two great causes and ride Amy's Ride 2013 and the 2013 Ballarat Cycle Classic at the discounted rate of $70 each for the 100km or 70km rides. (Save a total of $20)
Online Registrations Close
Midday Thursday 10 Jan 2013
Saturday 12 January
0900 AGF Marquee opens for rider pack collection & registration
0930 Under 23 Men’s Road Race Championships
1330 Women’s Open & Under 23 Road Race Championships
1700 AGF Marquee closes
Sunday 13 January
0630 AGF Marquee opens for rider pack collection & registration
0745 On the day entries close
0800 100km & 70 km Amy’s Ride commences
0815 20km Amy’s Ride commences
1100 Men’s Road Race Starts
1600 Men’s Road Race Presentations
Climbing Wall, Jumping Castle, and Face Painting to keep the kids entertained in Buninyong with trackside viewing of the Road Race Championships from the start/finish area. Take the free shuttle bus up Mt Buninyong to the event village located near the KOM.
To review the full ride options, or find out further information regarding the event please check out the AGF website.