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Jingle Cross VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: September 23-25th

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Jingle Cross is this weekend and we need your help!

We’re fortunate that our generous community loves to volunteer, and what a better way to meet people from all over the world than lending your time to the World Cup festivities? Help us show the community’s excitement for the Telenet UCI Cyclo-Cross Wold Cup and Volkswagen Jingle Cross events by signing up to be a volunteer.

Volunteers receive a free t-shirt and two complimentary tickets to the Telenet UCI World Cup event on Saturday.

What is Cyclo-Cross?

We’re looking for help with crossing guards, parking attendants and many more duties.

 Click on the “Sign Up” button below for all the volunteer opportunities.
Sign Up Now!

Volunteer Waiver form: Please print and fill out this waiver form and either email to laura@iowacitycoralville.org or bring with you and give to the volunteer check-in staff.

Volunteer Only Parking is in the orange lots.

Contact Laura at Laura@iowacitycoralville.org for any volunteer questions.

Chamois Time Cyclocross Race RESCHEDULED to September 15, 2016

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Due to storms and rain in the forecast, we have been forced to reschedule Chamois Time CX to next week, Sept 15th.

Chamois Time Cyclocross Race: September 15, 2016
Location:
 Upper City Park, Iowa City (200 E park Rd, Iowa City)

CONSTRUCTION NOTICE–Driving directions/detour!!! We recommend avoiding Dubuque St, as it is under construction. If you’re coming from the West, take the 1st Ave exit off Interstate 80. If you’re coming from the east, either take the Dodge Street exit and go through town, coming in on the south side of the park via Riverside Drive OR also take 1st Ave exit (one exit past Dubuque Street and come in via Rocky Shore Dr or Riverside Dr.

Course: laps around Upper City Park
Distance: 25 minutes +1 lap and all racers will finish on the same lap as the winner
Parking: Upper City Park and Hancher, but of course we recommend pedaling or carpooling

Registration:  Opens at 4:30pm and closes 30 minutes prior to each race. Racing will start at 5:30pm.
Note: This is one hour earlier than our usual start times due to earlier sunset!

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 (beginner friendly), and Juniors (will be scored separately)
6:00 pm Men B (beginner friendly)
6:30 pm Men A

Make sure to arrive early if you want to do pre-laps, as the course will not be open between races.

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Chamois Time Mtn TT – Rain Cancellation – AGAIN!

Mother nature is conspiring against our little event this year, and regrettably we must postpone the Chamois Time Mtn TT once again.

Due to the rain we received last night, the trails are closed, so we’ll try again next week.  Note, however, that we are shooting for a THURSDAY evening date, not the usual Wednesday evening.

  • New race date: THURSDAY, June 30th, 2016

As always, check the race page and Facebook for any updates.

2016 Kit Orders

Its that time of year again:  2016 Kit Order!

How do I order?

  • Complete the 2016 Kit Order Form indicating size and quantity.  Order what you think you need for the 2016 season!

What size and types of Kits should I order?

  • Sizing fit kits will be at Geoff’s Bike and Ski from November 9th through 20th.  ID numbers on order from (EG #20829) will be on kit tags.  Review the order form for more details (order forms will be available at the shop).

  • Any comments on clothing style (chamois type, kit length – baggy), please send an email to iccc.kit@gmail.com

When are orders and payment due?

  • Kit Order Forms with payment (cash or check payable to Iowa City Cycling Club) due by December 1st, 2015.

  • Drop off at Geoff’s Bike & Ski in the box/folder labeled ICCC 2016 Kit  or

  • Mail/drop off to the address listed on the order form

When will kits arrive?

  • Kits should arrive prior to the first race of year which is around early March.

  • Notifications will be sent when kit arrive and pick-up locations will be at the shop on a designated night.  If you can’t make that night, other arrangements can be made.

Other FAQ’s

How do I join Iowa City Cycling Club?

  • It’s easy – just purchase a kit for the 2016 season.

Are the Kit graphics and style going to change?

  • Louis Garneau will be providing the kits again this year and there will be no graphic changes for 2016.  Please note that LG updates clothing each year, so please stop by the shop and look at the Fit Kits.

What does Geoff’s Bike and Ski get out of this?

  • Geoff’s graciously allows ICCC to have the fit kits at the shop and answer questions.  Please take the opportunity to browse their merchandise and maybe even buy a cross bike!

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