Chamois Time 2015
The Women of Iowa City Cycling Club are proud to present the Chamois Time Race Series. We have a nice variety of race formats to give both beginners and experienced racers a taste of everything: road, criterium, mountain, gravel, and cross. All races are open to everyone (men, women, juniors).
Chamois Time Road Race:
April 15, 2015
Course: same course as the Iowa City Road Race.
Parking/Race Start Location:
Fairview Mennonite Church
2605 540th Street
Southwest Kalona, IA 52247-9194
*A port-o-potty will be available. We do not have permission to use the church facilities, so please use the kaibo provided 🙂
Registration: Opens at 5:30pm and closes at 6:15pm. Races start at 6:30pm. Men’s A will go first, followed by Men’s B, Women’s A, Women’s B, & Juniors, with 2 minute gap between each category. Juniors will go with Women’s B.
Chamois Time Criterium: Postponed/Cancelled until further notice (currently trying to secure a course site, this race may be postponed to July. Stay posted).
Registration: Opens at 5:30pm and closes at 6:15pm. Races start at 6:30pm. Schedule
6:30-6:50p Women’s B & Juniors
6:55-7:15p Women’s A
7:20-7:50p Men’s B
7:55-8:25p Men’s A Flyer | Results
Chamois Time Mountain Bike Time Trial : *NEW DATE* AUGUST 12TH!
Location: Sugar Bottom Mountain Bike Trail System, North Liberty, IA
Description: This will be a mountain bike time trial format with riders starting every 30 seconds to 1 minute, first rider starting at 6:30pm. Race course TBD, based on trail conditions.
Registration: Opens at 5:30 pm, closes at 6:15pm, held at shelter in center of trail system. Start order will be determined by order of registration within each category and we will still send off Mens A first, followed by Mens B, Womens A, Womens B, & Juniors. **Please arrive before 6:15 to register.
Parking: Beach lot on West side of trails. Gates will be locked so plan to ride back to the shelter.
Start/finish will either be at the shelter or top of the gravel road hill at the start of south side trails, near the back lot. Ask about start location at registration.***course subject to change for safety and as conditions dictate***
**Races will not be held if Sugar Bottom mountain bike trails are closed. Check ICORR website for trail closure information. If trails are closed we will postpone to a later date**
*Bathrooms are available in the beach parking lot on the west side of the trail system.
Chamois Time Race #: August 26, 2015
Race format: Gravel road race
Location: Iowa City, IA (see map below)
Course: Map my ride or see map below. This course is challenging (but fun!), so do not be fooled by the short mileage.
Distance: 13 miles (2 laps) except Juniors who will do 1 lap, 6.5 miles.
Parking and registration: Scott Church Park (5409 American Legion Rd SE, Iowa City), intersection of American Legion/Hwy 6. Registration opens at 5:30 pm, ends at 6:15pm.
*There is a pit toilet at Scott Church Park that will be open for use.
Chamois Time Race #5: September 16, 2015
Race format: Cyclocross Race
Location: Upper City Park, Iowa City, IA
Course: lap around Upper City Park
Distance: all races will be 25 minutes +1 lap and all racers will finish on the same lap as the winner
Parking: Upper City Park
Schedule *All racers should be lined up near the start line 10 minutes prior to the start of their race*
5:30 pm Women A, Women B, and Juniors (will be scored separately)
6:00 pm Men B
6:30 pm Men A
Make sure to arrive early to do pre-laps, as the course will not be open between races.
Registration: Opens at 4:30pm and closes 15 minutes prior to each race. Racing will start at 5:30pm, note that is is one hour earlier than our usual start times due to earlier sunset!