Standard (Online) Registration – Closes 6 June
On the Day registration available – Entry Fee plus an additional $30 late fee per entrant. (Be aware that entry closes 30 minutes prior to the race start. The race start won’t be delayed if on the day registrations have not been all processed, so make it easy for yourself and race administration by registering online.)
Online entrants who hold current MTBA membership but not RATS Cycling Club membership, will receive free RATS Cycling Club only membership until the next Bayview Blast.
Saturday, 8 June 2019
National U17 and U15 XCM Championship categories – The U17s will race over a 40 km course comprising of a start loop followed by the 25 km Saturday loop. The U15s will race over the 25 km Saturday loop.
Trek Southport Hava Blast E-bike Challenge – Returning to the Blast in 2019 is the E-bike category, the first wave of the 25 km Bayview Blast. Using pedal assist bikes only riders will complete the 25 km course. Note: if you run out of batteries then you have to pedal harder!
Kids event for the littlies (balance bikes and all). Kids MTB over simplified short courses (2.5 km, 5 km, 10 km events).
Competitive kids race over the 25 km Saturday loop.
All comers fun lap of the 25 km Saturday Loop.
Team Challenge – Join as 3 or 4 riders to complete the lap together to go in the draw for great prizes and see what other teams you can beat! Challenge your friends to put a team together. You must finish with at least 3 riders together.
Special “Chicks in The Sticks” group start for women only to enjoy the trails more.
Fancy Dress prizes – Dress up as your favourite character or just to shock! Prizes judged for Best Dressed Rider, Best Dressed Team.
“Chicks in The Sticks” ladies only prize draws.
Sunday, 9 June 2019
Half Marathon – Categories for Solo Riders (1 lap plus start loop = 52 km)
Marathon – Categories for Solo Riders (2 laps plus start loop = 96 km) and Teams of 2 (2 laps plus start loop), each rider doing 1 lap in relay.