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.

[Schedule]
 Saturday, 14th May - Monday, 16th May 2022

[Venue]
 Yubune MTB Land <Wazuka Town, Kyoto>

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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

・Exclude the following competitor: UCI ranking holder, at least 1 point. / Member of a team registered with the UCI.
・To compete in the Cross Country・Olympic event, each athlete must hold a valid licence issued by their national federation which is a member of the Union Cycliste Internationale. A ‘Special Event Licence’ will be available for the athletes who do not hold the licence. The athletes can register “Special Event licence” at the venue with valid identification (i.e., passport, driving licence).
This licence is valid only for participating in the World Masters Games
2021 Kansai. The fee for this licence is 1,000 yen.

Age Requirement

Minimum age is 30 (born on or before 31st December 1992)

Sport News

[16th July 2021] Updated “World Anti-Doping Code” and “the rules of the International Masters Games Association” of Sports Information Guide.
[5th April 2021] Updated “8 Eligibility” etc. of Sports Information Guide.
[1st March 2021] We have released the Sports Information Guide with new schedule!

Sports Information Guide

Schedule

Sport Discipline May 2022 Venues
13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29
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 1st March, 2021. It is subject to change due to various circumstances in the future.

Venue

Yubune MTB Land

Location 103 Yubune Yabuta, Wazuka Town, Souraku-Gun, Kyoto
Games Accreditation ◯ * Temporary Accreditation Venue (14 - 16 May) Sports Check-in
Access ・45 minutes by Shuttle bus from Kamo Sta.
・25 minutes by car from the Shin-Meishin Expressway “Shigaraki” Interchange
Official Homepage https://k-yubune.jp/mtb/

Sport Check-in

[Date and Time]
 Friday, 13th May - Monday, 16th May 2022
 Check-in must be completed by 90 minutes before the start of each competition.

[Venue]
 Regulation Center (inside the bathhouse MTB LAND) Parking
 * The location of the temporary parking lot and the parking fee will be announced later.

[Remarks]
 The licence (Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) or national license) and ID will be checked.

Nearest Village

Masters Village Kyoto
(Porta Underground Shopping Mall – Kyoto Station)

Location 902 Higashishiokojicho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto
Access ・From JR Kyoto Station, take the central exit and go down to the basement level using the escalator. Turn right 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” of Kyoto Station and go down to the 2nd basement level. Please proceed straight through the underground passage. “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 103 Yubune Yabuta, Wazuka Town, Souraku-Gun, Kyoto
Access ・45 minutes by Shuttle bus from Kamo Sta.
・25 minutes by car from the Shin-Meishin Expressway “Shigaraki” Interchange
Official Homepage https://k-yubune.jp/mtb/

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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