Cycling(Mountain Bike)

Cycling(Mountain Bike)

Sport Overview

In mountain bike racing, competitors on mountain bikes tackle courses that run along unpaved mountain roads and similar off-road terrains.

The World Masters Games 2021 Kansai will feature the following events: the cross-country Olympic, cross-country marathon and team race.

Event

(General Category)
GenderEventAge Categories
MenCross Country・Olympic30+,35+,40+,45+,50+,55+,60+,65+,70+,75+,80+,85+
Cross Country・MarathonNo age category
Team Race4 athletes per team
*No age category
WomenCross Country・Olympic30+,35+,40+,45+,50+,55+,60+,65+,70+,75+,80+,85+
Cross Country・MarathonNo age category
Team Race4 athletes per team
*No age category
MixedTeam Race4 athletes per team
*No age category

Eligibility

(1) Age requirement: Minimum age is 30 (born on or before 31 December 1991)
(2) To compete in any events in the Cycling competition at the Games, each athlete must hold a valid licence issued by their national federation of member of the Union Cycliste Internationale.
(3) Exclude the following competitor: UCI ranking holder, at least 1 point. / Member of a team registered with the UCI.
(4) A ‘Temporary Licence’ will be available for riders who do not hold an annual Cycling Licence.
Athletes will register “Temporary Licence” at the venue with valid identification (i.e., passport, driver's licence).
This temporary licence is valid only for participating in the World Masters Games 2021 Kansai.

Sport News

[Dec.19,2019]Updated '7 Event' of Sports Infomation Guide.

Sports Information Guide

Schedule

Sport Discipline May 2021 Venues
14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30
Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Cycling Track                          
Kurayoshi Cycling Track
Road Race                                
Kurayoshi-Hokuei Road Race Course(Start area: In front of Takashiro Elementary School)
Mountain Bike                            
Yubune MTB Land
BMX                              
Cyclepia Kishiwada BMX Course

※The above schedule was created based on the information that is current as of June 5th, 2020. It is subject to change due to various circumstances in the future.

Venue

Yubune MTB Land

Location 103 Yubune, Sourakugun Wazukacho, Kyoto
Games Accreditation Temporary venue for the application for Accreditation:Yubune MTB LAND (competition venue)(5/14–17) Sports Check-in
Access ・45minutes by Shuttle bus from Kamo Sta. to Venue.
・25 minutes by car from the Shin-Meishin Expressway “Shigaraki” Interchange
Official Homepage http://www.town.wazuka.lg.jp/contents_detail.php?co=cat&frmId=863&frmCd=23-3-0-0-0

Sport Check-in

【Date and Time】
 Friday, 14 May – Monday, 17 May 2021
 Check-in must be completed by 90 minutes before the start of each competition.

【Venue】
 Regulation Center (inside the bathhouse MTBLAND) Parking
 (1) Permanent parking in front of the venue (150 cars),
 (2) Temporary parking (Plan) (150 carts)
  *Parking fee: 1,000 yen (Plan)

【Remarks】
 The license (International Cycling Union (UCI) or national license) and ID will be checked.
Athlete’s ID and number card will be issued and participation prizes handed out.

Nearest Village

Masters Village Kyoto

Location 902 Shimogyo-ku, Higashishiokojicho,Kyoto City
Access ・From JR Kyoto Station, take the central exit and go down to the basement level using the escalator. Turnright at the first passage and proceed straight ahead. The next square is “Porta Plaza”.
・From the airport bus drop-off location “Kyoto Station Hachijo-guchi”, proceed to “Hachijo East Exit” ofKyoto Station and go down to the 2nd basement level. Please proceed straight through the undergroundpassage. “Porta Plaza” is on the left at the north gate of Subway Kyoto Station.
Official Homepage http://www.porta.co.jp/floor

Yubune MTB LAND(competition venue)

Location Yabuta, Yubune, Wazukacho, Soraku-gun, Kyoto
Access ・45minutes by Shuttle bus from Kamo Sta. to Venue.
・25 minutes by car from the Shin-Meishin Expressway “Shigaraki” Interchange
Official Homepage http://www.town.wazuka.lg.jp/contents_detail.php?co=cat&frmId=863&frmCd=23-3-0-0-0

Sports Equipment Rental

If an athlete wishes to rent equipment, he/she needs to fill out the form with his/her height at the time of entry. This must be reported. A member of the competition committee will be in touch thereafter.

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