The 2017 RACV Great Ocean & Otway Classic Ride is on Saturday 18 March 2017 and shaping up to be a sensational day with 3500 riders expected to participate in this premier Victorian cycling event.
Starting and finishing in seaside Torquay, the course includes 90km of closed roads and takes in spectacular scenery along the way. Participants will pass through the townships of Moriac, Deans Marsh, ride the Great Ocean Road at Lorne and visit Aireys Inlet & Anglesea.
For the 2017 event riders can sign up for one of four categories – 204km, 145km, 60km & the new 30km distance. If that’s not enough there’s also the option of a time trial of the challenging 12km Benwerrin Climb in the Otways for the 145km participants.
The Great Ocean & Otway Classic Ride is fully supported by event organisers along with local police – including three police motorcycles. There’s an extensive traffic management plan in place along with full medical & mechanical support.
Known as one of Australia’s premier and most spectacular rides, past events have attracted competitors from across Australia and around the world with the 2017 ride shaping up to be a huge success. Included in the entry price is –
- 2XU Event Jersey (RRP $139) with female and male sizes available.
- Event Guide + Pocket Ride Guide
- Personalised Bib (with printed participant name), Helmet Sticker and Bike Security Sticker
- Mail out of event kit
- An event showbag
A special early bird entry price is available from now until December 11. For further details or to book your place visit http://www.greatoceanotwayclassic.com.au/event-details/
Save The Date
What: 2017 RACV Great Ocean & Otway Classic Ride
When: Saturday 18 March 2017
Where: Elephant Walk Reserve, Torquay Foreshore
Distances: 204km, 145km, 60km & the NEW 30km
Start Times: 204km: 6.30am – 145km: 7.30am – 60km: 8.30am – 30km: TBA
Riders: Capped at 3500
Entries Close: Friday 17 March 2017 at 5pm or earlier when 3500 register