EVENT: Jetblack 24 Hour Race

State: NSW

Cat: endurance

  • Location

    Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan
    Mount Annan, NSW

  • When

    Sat 29 November, 2014

  • Format

    24 Hour Endurance

  • Description

    Rocky Trail brings Sydney’s premier Mountain Bike endurance race to Sydney’s best race track for an awesome 2014 season finale. On the last weekend in November, Rocky Trail will be summoning Australian mountain bikers for their ultimate in MTB endurance events again to The Australian Botanic Garden, Mount Annan.

    The race will be on a custom-built 10 kilometre track and with options to race either solo or in teams for 24 hours or for half that time in the popular six plus six hour category, for those who want to have break during the night (think shower, a hearty dinner and a catch up with the team mates), before racing again the next day.

    Participants can register online, free spectator entry.

    Families, kids and friends are also invited; camping will be available, as well as Rocky Trail’s supporting program with kids races and a DJ for entertainment on Saturday evening.

  • Entries Open

    Entries are closed.

  • More Info

    Visit http://www.rockytrailentertainment.com/events/24-overview.html for more information.

  • Getting There

    The Australian Botanic Garden is 57 km from the Sydney CBD, about 45 minutes drive from the city.

    Car:
    From the East: from the M5 Motorway take the Narellan Road exit - Route 9. Take the right fork towards Camden/Narellan along Narellan Rd. Continue along Narellan Rd and turn left into the main garden entry.
    From the West: Follow the Northern Road onto Narellan Rd at Narellan. Continue along Narellan Rd and turn right at traffic lights indicated by the brown tourist sign the 'Australian Botanic Garden'.
    Please check out event website for entry and exit times - JetBlack 24 Hour event-specific entry/exit procedure is in place outside of normal garden visiting hours. Maps available on the event website.
    It is a public MTB track and you can ride it in the lead up to the race. Go here for details: http://www.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/annan/cycling

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