The Bass Coast Cycle Challenge & Family Festival is a fun-filled day the whole family can enjoy. In 2017 we see the return of the billy carts, the tug-o-war and safety bike ride (part of the 14km family ride), and many returning favourites including bike decorating, skate / BMX comps, fun runs, face painting and more.
Children pay just $5 for access to these six Festival events: Billy Carts, Fun Run, Skateboard/BMX competitions, Safety bike challenge, Tug of War, Bike Decorating.
Event date: Sunday 12 November, 2017
HOW TO ENTER
FUN RUNS: pre-event registrations for adults entering the fun runs are recommended, complete your registration online now. Children can enter the fun runs on event day by completing the ‘Festival events entry form‘ and handing it in at Inverloch Community Hub. Children pay $5 for access to the following 6 events: billy carts, fun runs, bike decorating, skate/BMX comps, safety challenge and tug-o-war.
OTHER FESTIVAL EVENTS: Children pay $5 for access to the following 6 events: billy carts, fun runs, bike decorating, skate/BMX comps, safety challenge and tug-o-war. To enter any of these events, please complete the ‘Festival events entry form‘ and bring it to Inverloch Community Hub on event day to check in and collect your participant wristband. If you are entering the skate / BMX comp, please complete the ‘Festival events entry form‘ AND the ‘Skate / BMX entry form‘ and bring it to Inverloch Community Hub on event day to check in and collect your participant wristband.DOWNLOAD: Festival events entry formDOWNLOAD: Skate / BMX comps entry formEnter a fun run here
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
With something for all the Family, festival events run from 9:00am to mid afternoon.
7:45am 121km cycling event briefing
8am 121km cycling event start (waves of 100 riders)
8:45am 85km cycling event briefing
9am 85km cycling event start
9:10am Fun runs (1.8km, 5km, 10km)
9:45am 53km & 40km cycling events briefing
10am 53km & 40km cycling events start
10:05am Billy cart races – heats
11am Billy cart races – final
11:30am Billy cart race presentation
12pm Kids decorated bike judging (Reilly Street)
1pm Family fun ride
2:30pm Presentations (cycle challenge, family fun ride, tug-o-war)
4pm Close of event
All festival activities are located on and around the main street of Inverloch, A’beckett St. Download a Bass Coast Cycle Challenge & Family festival start/finish line map.
Complete this form to enter billy cart races, bike decorating, safety ride, tug of war, fun run, skate and BMX comps. Remember to bring the form when you check in on event day to collect your entrant wristband.
SECURE YOUR SPOT
Get all the family involved … with rides, runs, billy cart, BMX and skateboarding comps, music and stalls, there is something for everyone.
- 2017 event day schedule October 16, 2017
- Maurice Blackburn Lawyers sponsor Bass Coast Cycle Challenge & Family Festival September 26, 2017
- Teams and clubs get involved! September 18, 2017
- Challenge Expo announced September 4, 2017
- Tour de France commentator gets behind the Bass Coast Cycle Challenge July 18, 2017
- Entries now open July 1, 2017
- New Family ride in 2017 June 30, 2017