Thursday, January 12, 2017

8th rendition of the Iowa Spring Classic!

Attention riders! Thank you for 8 years!!!

NO USAC license requirement, show up and ride your bicycle!

Pre-reg $20 and on-site registration is $20, there are no additional fees.

There will be two groups for women A/B and men A/B
Recommended rider format;
Women A - Advanced, USAC MTB cat 1-2, & USAC Road cat 1-3
Women B - Beginner, USAC MTB cat 3, & USAC Road cat 4
Men B - Beginner, USAC MTB cat 3, & USAC Road cat 4-5 
Men A - Advanced, USAC MTB cat 1-2, & USAC Road cat 1-3

Women A, 3 places for $100 purse.
Men A, 3 places for $100 purse.
Women B, 3 places for gift certificates
Men B, 3 places for gift certificates. 

Rules: All USAC rules apply and a helmet is required at all times. Courses are open to traffic and the centerline rule will be strictly enforced. The Promoter reserves the right to combine fields when applicable. NO REFUNDS, in accordance with USAC rules.
These are Gran Fondo events and DO NOT count for USAC upgrade points.

No Neutral Follow - No Neutral Support - No Neutral Wheels
Carry a tube(s), pump, or CO2 cartridge with you during your race. The Iowa City course is  a majority gravel and some paved surfaces. The Colfax and Cumming courses are ALL GRAVEL. We recommend BOMB PROOF tires for all events. 
Ride your CX bike, MTB, folks have ridden road bikes.

Questions? Contact Brett, aeripedis (at) yahoo dot com.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Course map Iowa Spring Classic, Hills - Iowa City IA

April 9, 2017 (Sunday), Hills/Iowa City IA

Pre-registration? Click right here...

CASH ONLY on-site day of entry $20.

On-site registration opens at 10:00AM closes at 11:45.
On-site registration will be located in Hills IA at The Old 218 Tap - USAC permit pending.

Presented by Goosetown Racing  World of BikesGeoff's Bike & Ski

All groups roll at 12:00 PM
Women A - 25 miles 4 laps

Women B - 25 miles 4 laps 
Men  B  -  25 miles 4 laps
Men  A  -  44 miles 7 laps

Promoter reserves right to combined fields based on rider turn out.

We will roll out from The Old 218 Tap at 12:00PM as one, re-stage on the course and start.Total course distance is 6.3 miles, 2.6 miles paved and 3.7 miles gravel. The course has 5 corners with rolling to hilly terrain proceeding clockwise.

Questions? Contact Brett, aeripedis (at) yahoo dot com.

Directions; From Hwy 218 exit Hills IA. Go East 1/4 mile into Hills, look for the 
"Old 218 Tap" on the North side of the road
 


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Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Course Map Iowa Spring Classic, Cumming IA

March 19, 2017 (Sunday), Cumming IA
Presented by - BikeIowa 

Preregister online - $20

CASH ONLY On-site day of entry $20
On-site registration opens at 10:00AM closes at 11:45. 
On-site registration will be located in Cumming at the Cumming Tap. 

All groups start @ 12:00 PM.
Women A - 5 laps/28.5 miles 
Women B - 5 laps/28.5 miles
Men  B  -  5 laps/28.5 miles
Men  A  -  7 laps/40 miles
Promoter reserves right to combined fields based on rider turn out.

We will roll out from The Cumming Tap at 12:00PM as one, re-stage on the course and start. Total Course distance is 5.7 miles, all gravel. The course has 8 corners with rolling to hilly terrain proceeding clockwise.
  
Questions? Contact Brett, aeripedis (at) yahoo dot com.

Directions; From i35 exit (#65) Cumming, turn East County Rd G24 (Cumming Ave), go to the Cumming Tap, 117 Station St. 50061.


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Monday, January 9, 2017

Course Map Iowa Spring Classic, Colfax IA

March 12, 2017 (Sunday), Colfax IA
Presented by: Sakari Racing Team & Velorosa

Preregister online - $20

CASH ONLY On-site day of entry $20
On-site registration opens at 10:00 AM and closes at 11:45. On-site registration will be located in Colfax at Georgioz 12 East Front St.

All groups start @ 12:00 PM.
Women A - 4 laps/32 miles 
Women B - 4 laps/32 miles
Men B  -  4 laps/32 miles 
Men A  -  6 laps/49 miles

Promoter reserves right to combined fields based on rider turn out.

We will roll out from Georgioz at 12:00PM as one, re-stage on the course and start. 
Total Course distance is 8.03 miles, all gravel.
The course has 9 corners with rolling to hilly terrain proceeding clockwise.

Questions? Contact Brett, aeripedis (at) yahoo dot com.

Directions; From i80 Colfax (exit 155), turn South on HWY 117. Turn left (east) on East Front St. and use Georgioz parking lot, 1218 E Front St. Colfax IA 50054


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Wednesday, January 7, 2015

GAM JAMS Midwest Support!

For the SIXTH year in a row GamJams Midwest has provided the best swag for the Iowa Spring Classic.

GamJams Midwest has been a sponsor from the beginning of the series with socks, jerseys, jackets and more for the worthy!

A very BIG thank you to Bryan and GamJams Midwest for the support all these years!

Also some new info distro help from Riding Gravel, check out their latest T-Shirt offering and keep up to date with gravel events around the country.

Brett