Amy's Ride Victoria on Sunday 13th January 2013

December 17, 2012
Amy's Ride Victoria on Sunday 13th January 2013

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 Routes
 
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.
 
Entry Fees:  
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
 
 
Program
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
 
 
Entertainment
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.