Gold Rush Circuit Race

Presented by US Army Ft. Knox & CKW Racing
May 16, 2015

  Race has been completed – Thank to all who raced and volunteered

A pile of nice shiny gold bars

 

The annual Gold Rush Circuit Race provides a unique race course that invites riders of all capabilities and skills. The closed, 1.6 mile course features smooth roads with sweeping turns.

Included is a technical section and several wide straight-away perfect for team tactics and solo attacks. The course surrounds Kentucky’s largest office building situated on the US Army’s Historic Fort Knox.

Highlights

  • Same day payouts
  • Podium ceremony and awards for all race categories
  • Neutral start
  • Call ups for first 20 preregistered racers in each category
  • Team tent placement for premier event viewing
  • On site food and drinks
  • Citizen event tailored for brand new racers
  • Stand Alone Category 3 Race
  • Junior podiums for each age group (10-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-18)
  • Equal payouts for men and women

Race is held under USA Cycling Permit (Permit Number: 2015-352)

Free lap rule is in effect.
Lapped riders may be pulled at the official’s discretion. You must present a valid 2015 USA Cycling License at registration for all races. First time and unlicensed racers must purchase a one-day license available at registration. A one-day license is limited to category 5 men and category 4 women only. Full payout is based on a minimum field size of 20 riders. All winners must be present to receive awards and merchandise prizes.

Registration opens at 6:45am and closes 30 minutes prior to the start of each race. Preregistration closes at 11:59pm on 5/14/15. $10 fee for each additional race. Additional $10 fee for race day registration. No refunds. Helmets required at all times when on your bike.

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Start Time Gender Category Age Prizes Places Length Field Entry Fee
8:30 AM Men Cat 5 Medals 3 30 min 50 $35
9:15 AM M/W Junior 9-12 Medals 3 25 min 50 $15
9:55 AM Men Cat 3 $600 7 45 min 75 $35
10:55 PM Men Cat 4/5 $400 7 40 min 75 $35
11:50 AM Women Cat 3/4 $400 7 40 min 75 $35
12:45 PM Men Masters 50+ $500 10 45 min 100 $35
1:45 PM Men Masters 40+ $500 10 45 min 100 $35
2:45 PM Open Citizen Medals 3 M/W 20 min 50 $10
3:20 PM Women Cat 1/2/3 $800 10 45 min 100 $35
4:20 PM Men Cat 1/2/3 $800 10 1 hr 100 $35

 

Directions:

1600 Spearhead Ave, Ft. Knox, KY
**Adults require a driver’s license or ID for entry through security at Ft. Knox**
From the North/Louisville: South on 31W to Ft. Knox, exit on Bullion Road and enter the Chaffee Gate, turn right onto Park Ave. at the first light and follow the road to the fourth light, follow the signs to parking.
From the South/Elizabethtown: North on 31W to Ft. Knox, exit on Bullion Road and enter the Chaffee Gate, turn right onto Park Ave. at the first light and follow the road to the fourth light, follow the signs to parking.

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