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Cross-Country

Two professional mountain bike cross country races are on tap – Thursday features a UCI HC XCO race, and Sunday is a UCI C3 long loop event. Thursday XCO racecourse utilizes portions of the Weathertech Raceway Laguna Seca, and Trail 47 of the Fort Ord National Monument. Loop distance is approx. 5 miles. Racers will complete 75-90 minutes of racing – 7 laps. Sunday’s UCI C3 starts at the Laguna Seca Recreation Area – you will climb the “Corkscrew” and then travel the challenging trails and gravel roadways of the Fort Ord National Monument. Race distance is approximately 25 miles.

Technical Guide for UCI HC XCO Elite Men and Women Technical Guide for UCI C3 Elite Men and Women

Onsite registration at the event starts on Wednesday, April 10th at noon

Event registration closes at 7:00 p.m. the day prior to the scheduled event. If you have pre-registered, you can pick up your event number on event day – up to 30 minutes prior to event start time.

NO EXCEPTIONS-NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION

 

 

ATHLETE INFORMATION

Race numbers must be picked up in person and you must present a valid photo ID.

This race is USA Cycling sanctioned, and a valid current USA Cycling Racing license  is required. For more information about licensing please visit the USA Cycling website, email membership@usacycling.org, or call (719) 434-4200.

All Sea Otter participants will be required to submit a USAC Release form and a Sea Otter Classic Assumption of Risk Form.

All Sea Otter participants are required to wear an approved helmet-no exceptions. USA Cycling helmet policy

You can pick up your race packet, festival passes and visit the USA Cycling table at the hospitality center.

Packet Pick-up hours:

  • Wednesday noon to 7 p.m.
  • Thursday–Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. (Pre-Registered Packet Pick-Up Only)
  • Riders that have already registered online can pick-up their packets the same day as their race.

The professional mountain bike downhill is an individual race against the clock. The race course starts at the top of Laguna Seca Recreation Area – and follows the flowing contours of the hillside to a sprint finish at the bottom.

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Dual Slalom hosted by Clif Bar

The 100% professional mountain bike dual slalom hosted by Clif Bar is a heads-up race against each other. The race course starts at the top of Laguna Seca Recreation Area swale – and uses the contour of the hillside to negotiate berms, rollers, and a rhythm section or two. The Saturday 4:00 pm Finals – where thousands will be on-hand to watch – feature the world’s fastest 32 men and 16 women.

ATHLETE INFORMATION

Race numbers must be picked up in person and you must present a valid photo ID.

This race is USA Cycling sanctioned, and a valid current USA Cycling Racing license  is required. For more information about licensing please visit the USA Cycling website, email membership@usacycling.org, or call (719) 434-4200.

All Sea Otter participants will be required to submit a USAC Release form and a Sea Otter Classic Assumption of Risk Form.

All Sea Otter participants are required to wear an approved helmet-no exceptions. USA Cycling helmet policy

Registered athletes can pick up your race number (must have current, valid PHOTO ID), complimentary 4-day Festival Pass, purchase event merchandise, and visit the USA Cycling Desk at the Athlete Registration building.

Packet Pick-up hours:

  • Wednesday noon to 7 p.m.
  • Thursday–Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. (Pre-Registered Packet Pick-Up Only)
  • Riders that have already registered online can pick-up their packets the same day as their race.

The professional mountain bike Enduro is racing that combines descending skills and overall fitness. The Enduro starts at the top of Laguna Seca Recreation Area. Stage 1 uses the downhill course. Stages 2 and 3 feature Fort Ord National Monument trails with untimed transfers between all stages.

Field limit is 600 – no waitlist.

ATHLETE INFORMATION

Race numbers must be picked up in person and you must present a valid photo ID.

This race is USA Cycling sanctioned, and a valid current USA Cycling Racing license  is required. For more information about licensing please visit the USA Cycling website, email membership@usacycling.org, or call (719) 434-4200.

All Sea Otter participants will be required to submit a USAC Release form and a Sea Otter Classic Assumption of Risk Form.

All Sea Otter participants are required to wear an approved helmet-no exceptions. USA Cycling helmet policy

Registered athletes can pick up your race number (must have current, valid PHOTO ID), complimentary 4-day Festival Pass, purchase event merchandise, and visit the USA Cycling Desk at the Athlete Registration building.

Packet Pick-up hours:

  • Wednesday noon to 7 p.m.
  • Thursday–Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. (Pre-Registered Packet Pick-Up Only)
  • Riders that have already registered online can pick-up their packets the same day as their race.
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eMTB Race

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The Bulls eMTB Race ePowered by Bosch – is sanctioned by USA Cycling. The race utilizes portions of the Weathertech Raceway Laguna Seca, and Trail 47 of the Fort Ord National Monument. Loop distance is approx. 4 miles. Racers will complete 60-80 minutes of racing.

ATHLETE INFORMATION

Race numbers must be picked up in person and you must present a valid photo ID.

This race is USA Cycling sanctioned, and a valid current USA Cycling Racing license  is required. For more information about licensing please visit the USA Cycling website, email membership@usacycling.org, or call (719) 434-4200.

Race numbers must be picked up in person and you must present a valid photo ID.

All Sea Otter participants will be required to submit a Sea Otter Classic Assumption of Risk Form.

All Sea Otter participants are required to wear an approved helmet-no exceptions. USA Cycling helmet policy

Registered athletes can pick up your race number (must have current, valid PHOTO ID), complimentary 4-day Festival Pass, purchase event merchandise, and visit the USA Cycling Desk at the Athlete Registration building.

Packet Pick-up hours:

  • Wednesday noon to 7 p.m.
  • Thursday–Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday 6 a.m. to 11 a.m (Pre-Registered Packet Pick-Up Only)
  • Riders that have already registered online can pick-up their packets the same day as their race.

Only eMTBs that meet the following California Vehicle Code specifications for a Class 1 electric bicycle are allowed to race:

  • only bikes operated by the following systems may race: Bosch, Brose, Fazua, Shimano, or Yamaha
  • includes fully operable pedals
  • includes an electric motor of less than 750 watts that provides assistance only when the rider is pedaling
  • the motor ceases to provide assistance when the bicycle reaches a speed of 20 miles per hour
  • the bicycle does not include a throttle

All eMTBs must pass a technical inspection no later than 30 minutes prior to race start time.  Top finisher’s bikes will be inspected after the finish of their race.  An inspection corral will be located near the start/finish of the race at the Tire Bridge.

Demo eMTBs may be available from BULLS and Bosch for use during the race.  When registering online for the race, you can request to be contacted by BULLS or Bosch for information regarding their demo program.

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Gravel Race

NEW for 2020 – the professional gravel race is a wave start race. The race course starts at the Laguna Seca Recreation Area – you will climb the “Corkscrew” – and then travels the challenging trails and gravel roadways of the Fort Ord National Monument. Race distances approximately 30 miles.

ATHLETE INFORMATION

Race numbers must be picked up in person and you must present a valid photo ID.

This race is USA Cycling sanctioned, and a valid current USA Cycling Racing license  is required. For more information about licensing please visit the USA Cycling website, email membership@usacycling.org, or call (719) 434-4200.

Race numbers must be picked up in person and you must present a valid photo ID.

All Sea Otter participants will be required to submit a Sea Otter Classic Assumption of Risk Form.

All Sea Otter participants are required to wear an approved helmet-no exceptions. USA Cycling helmet policy

Registered athletes can pick up your race number (must have current, valid PHOTO ID), complimentary 4-day Festival Pass, purchase event merchandise, and visit the USA Cycling Desk at the Athlete Registration building.

Packet Pick-up hours:

  • Wednesday noon to 7 p.m.
  • Thursday–Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday 6 a.m. to 11 a.m (Pre-Registered Packet Pick-Up Only)
  • Riders that have already registered online can pick-up their packets the same day as their race.
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Road Race

The professional road race starts off-venue on Weathertech Raceway Laguna Seca – Tire Bridge. The road race uses Fort Ord National Monument paved roadways – where racers do multiple laps of a 7-mile loop. Race finish features a climb to the summit of Barloy Canyon Road.

ATHLETE INFORMATION

Race numbers must be picked up in person and you must present a valid photo ID.

This race is USA Cycling sanctioned, and a valid current USA Cycling Racing license  is required. For more information about licensing please visit the USA Cycling website, email membership@usacycling.org, or call (719) 434-4200.

All Sea Otter participants will be required to submit a USAC Release form and a Sea Otter Classic Assumption of Risk Form.

All Sea Otter participants are required to wear an approved helmet-no exceptions. USA Cycling helmet policy

Registered athletes can pick up your race number (must have current, valid PHOTO ID), complimentary 4-day Festival Pass, purchase event merchandise, and visit the USA Cycling Desk at the Athlete Registration building.

Packet Pick-up hours:

  • Wednesday noon to 7 p.m.
  • Thursday–Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. (Pre-Registered Packet Pick-Up Only)
  • Riders that have already registered online can pick-up their packets the same day as their race.
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Circuit Race

The professional circuit race utilizes the world renowned Weathertech Raceway Laguna Seca, an 11-turn, 2.4 mile with 108’ elevation change, closed circuit. NEW Race day in 2020 – Thursday.

ATHLETE INFORMATION

Race numbers must be picked up in person and you must present a valid photo ID.

This race is USA Cycling sanctioned, and a valid current USA Cycling Racing license  is required. For more information about licensing please visit the USA Cycling website, email membership@usacycling.org, or call (719) 434-4200.

All Sea Otter participants will be required to submit a USAC Release form and a Sea Otter Classic Assumption of Risk Form.

All Sea Otter participants are required to wear an approved helmet-no exceptions. USA Cycling helmet policy

Registered athletes can pick up your race number (must have current, valid PHOTO ID), complimentary 4-day Festival Pass, purchase event merchandise, and visit the USA Cycling Desk at the Athlete Registration building.

Packet Pick-up hours:

  • Wednesday noon to 7 p.m.
  • Thursday–Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Saturday 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday 6 a.m. to 11 a.m. (Pre-Registered Packet Pick-Up Only)
  • Riders that have already registered online can pick-up their packets the same day as their race.