June 24, 2018

BC Cup DH

This year’s Downhill BC Premier Series will launch at the Whistler Bike Park on June 24, 2018. Join BC’s best riders to race for points throughout the series, in the hopes of being crowned the BC Premier DH Series overall winner.

Full Race Details

Mandatory Protective Equipment

Downhill: 15 and Under

  • As per UCI/Cycling BC Rules: Full face helmet
  • As pre Whistler Mountain Bike Park Rules: Knee pads, Elbow pads, Gloves

Downhill 16+

  • As per UCI/Cycling BC Rules: Full face helmet

Course - Location - Pits

DH - Whistler Mountain Bike Park

  • Upper Whistler DH connecting to Old Olly Road -> Lower Whistler DH (Fadeway jump) into Detroit Rock City -> Connector top of Boneyard to Lower Canadian Open
  • Finishing in Skier's plaza 
  • To be approved by Cycling BC.

Pits

  • For the DH, there will be limited Pit Space.  We are working on exact location, but it will be close to the finish area.
Trail Forks Map

Sanctioned and Unsanctioned Riders

  • Racers must hold either UCI, Provincial or 1 day license.  Please refer to the Category Charts in your discipline to see what Category you are eligible for with the license you have.
  • The 1 day license is $5 for 16 and Under, $10 for 17+ and $12 for out-of-country riders (out of Country riders must hold a race license from their home country)

Timing

  • Downhill will be timed by the timing company recommended by Cycling BC.  BC Cup riders will know him as Henry. We will now be able to offer live timing for the DH.

Categories

Category Prize Money License Seeding on June 23
SPORT CATEGORIES
U15 Men Sport Sport (DMU15.S) or Provincial 1 Day
U15 Women Sport Sport (DWU15.S) or Provincial 1 Day
U17 Men Sport Sport (DMU17.S) or Provincial 1 Day
U17 Women Sport Sport (DWU17.S)or Provincial 1 Day
U19 Men Sport Sport (DMJ.S)or Provincial 1 Day
U19 Women Sport Sport (DWJ.S)or Provincial 1 Day
Senior Men (19-29) Sport (DME.S)or Provincial 1 Day
Senior Women (19-29) Sport (DWE.S)or Provincial 1 Day
Master Men (30-39) Master (DMMA)
Master Women(30+) Master (DWMA)
Master Men (40-49) Master (DMMB)
Master Men (50+) Master (DMMC)
Open Men x Provincial 1 Day
Open Women x Provincial 1 Day
EXPERT AND ELITE CATEGORIES
U15 Men Expert Expert (DMU15.E)
U15 Women Expert Epert (DWU15.E)
U17 Men Expert Expert (DMU17.E) x
U17 Women Expert Expert (DWU17.E) x
U19 Men Expert Expert (DMJ.E) x
U19 Women Expert Expert (DWJ.E) x
Elite Men x Elite (DME) x
Elite Women x Elite (DWE) x

***Prize Money Subject to registration numbers