Sat 12 April, 2014
gravity enduro race
The Rollercoaster Gravity Enduro NSW State Championships will be held on the flow trail at Thredbo – powered by FLOW Mountain Bike!
Rocky Trail will put on the “ultimate Gravity Championship Weekend” with the Rollercoaster State Titles on the Saturday and the RedAss Downhill State Championships on the Sunday.
For the gravity enduro racers it’s all about exploring the new Flow Trail at Thredbo on the Saturday – it’s riding with your mates and adding a bit of competition. The race track will require some fitness and technical bike skills and a give you a real sense of adventure – equally exciting for all types of mountain bikers including cross country riders, weekend trail riders, and downhillers alike.
Both flow and downhill tracks will be marked and open for practice on the Friday; Thredbo MTB will offer discounted lift tickets for all racers on that day. Rocky Trail event entries will include lift tickets for the weekend; combo-entries for both events will be offered.
Entries are closed.
Visit http://www.rockytrailentertainment.com/events/Rollercoaster-overview.html for more information.
Thredbo is open 365 days a year and is located in the Kosciusko National Park half way between Sydney and Melbourne. The National Parks and Wildlife Service requires all vehicles in the Park to have an entry permit displayed on their vehicle. The permits can be purchased upon entry into the NP, multi-day/annual passes are available. Thredbo is just 5-6 hours drive from both Sydney and Melbourne. If you're cruising to the mountains from Sydney, once you're on the Eastern Distributor there are only a few sets of traffic lights to Thredbo. From Melbourne, the fully sealed Kosciuszko Alpine Way is your scenic window as you wind through the spectacular Kosciuszko National Park.Distance & driving times from major cities:
Sydney 5 - 6.5 hours 500km (approx.)
Melbourne 5.5 - 7 hours 500km (approx.)
Canberra 2.5 hours 180km (approx.)
More info: http://www.thredbo.com.au/village-life/about-thredbo/getting-here/