This race features the Meadowbank Dam loop starting at Bushy Park.
This course has a long history in cycling in Southern Tasmania and is back this year for the first time in 5 years.
Part of this loop features in the Tour de Norfy, was a stage of Southern Valleys Tour and featured in the Tour of the Derwent Valley in years gone by.
20 pre-registered riders will be required for the race to proceed.
Pre-registered riders will receive a full refund in the event that the race is cancelled.
Sign on will be at Tynwald Park in New Norfolk.
There will be a neutral section through to Lawitta where we will gather just after the train line cross at the Hydro Power Station.
The race will then proceed through Rosegarland, Gretna through Hamilton and across Meadowbank Dam then onto one of two significant climbs.
Then through Ellendale, Fentonbury Westerway, Glenora and Bushy Park taking the right hand turn back towards New Norfolk. The race finish will be just prior to the 60kph sign (there is a small parking area on the left hand side of the road).
Distance Options: 94.4km
Race Format: Graded Handicap
$10 per rider
$5 for u19 & u17s
On the day
$15 per rider
$10 for u19 & u17s
Rego closes at 12:45 am
Riders must have a current Cycling Australia License.
Information is available here:
From Hobart, Take the Lyell Highway from the roundabout at Granton and follow this until you enter the township of New Norfolk.
Follow the signs to Bushy Park, turn right at the T-intersection.
Results will be posted here soon after the race is completed.