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Dates & Times
  • Friday 9 November 2018 (Official Practice): 8:00am – 6:00pm
  • Saturday 10 November 2018: 7:00am – 6:00pm
  • Sunday 11 November 2018: 7:00am – 5:00pm
Events

Cross-Country: XCO is the mountain bike discipline included in the Olympic Games, and provides a diverse riding experience including climbing and descending.

Gravity Enduro: GE races include liaison stages and special stages. Liaison stages have a maximum allowed time for the rider to complete without being penalised. The times taken to complete special stages are accumulated to give an overall total time.  An Enduro course comprises of varied off-road terrain.

Events Schedule
TimeEvent
Friday 9 November
8:30am – 12:30pmRegistrations & Kit Collection Open
9:00am – 11:30amXCO Official Practice
12:00pm – 5:30pmGravity Enduro Official Practice
Saturday 10 November
7:00am – 8:00amRegistrations & Kit Collection Open
7:00am – 8:00amXCO Official Practice
9:00am – 11:00amXCO Race 1
11:00am – 1:00pmXCO Race 2
1:00pm – 3:00pmXCO Race 3
3:00pm – 5:00pmXCO Race 4
5:00pm – 5:30pmMedal Ceremony
Sunday 11 November
8:00am – 9:00amRegistrations & Kit Collection Open
8:00am – 10:00amGravity Enduro Official Practice
11:00am – 3:30pmGravity Enduro Racing
4:00pm – 4:30pmMedal Ceremony
Venue
Nerang State Forest
GC2018 Trails

Nerang Mountain Bike Trails

Kilometres of new and upgraded mountain bike trails in the Nerang State Forest were developed ahead of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games. The trails make up the first international standard mountain bike course located in South East Queensland. Diverse track styles, including fast flow trails and slow-speed steep and technical trails will challenge athletes.

Location

Nerang Mountain Bike Trails
Nerang State Forest
8 Hope St, Nerang QLD 4211

Age Requirements
  • Minimum age for competition is 30 years
  • Age is determined as at 31 December 2018
Age Divisions
  • 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+
Fees

Sport Fee: $50 per person, per event

Games Fee: Competitor: Early bird – $120 | Standard – $140

Credit card fee: 1.21% (incl GST)
Account2Account (select Australian banks – no fee)

Entries Close
  • Friday 26 October 2018 (5pm AEST)
Additional Mountain Bike Information
  • 2018 National Season Guidelines for each of the disciplines are displayed on the MTBA website.
  • Those participating in Gravity Enduro will require a full-faced helmet.
  • Entry fee includes Mountain Bike Australia Personal Accident & Public Liability insurance during official PPMG scheduled competition and practice. For more information: https://www.mtba.asn.au/membership/insurance
  • Participants do not need to hold an MTBA Membership to participate in this event.
  • This event is presented and sanctioned by Mountain Bike Australia.
Contact

Mountain Bike Enquiries
Mountain Bike Australia
info@mtba.asn.au
Phone: (07) 5628 0110

Event Enquiries
Pan Pacific Masters Games
Email: info@mastersgames.com.au
Phone: (07) 5668 9888

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Games Village

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