The Wheel Sucker

The Wheel Sucker Time Trial

This event is a USA Cycling sanctioned event, Permit # 2019 - 1615

6:00 p.m., Friday, July 26, 2019. The Wheel Sucker is a time trial for road cyclists over an 11-mile course on N. Arkansas Street/Old Wire Road/Walnut Valley Road from Rogers to Avoca and back.  The open 3-person team and open individual categories may use USA Cycling approved aero equipment and are not eligible for the Omnium competition.  The junior and adult individual Omnium categories may only race Eddie Merckx style (no aero equipment).

 

Categories and Prizes *:

Open

 USAC Aero Equipment Allowed

(Not Eligible for Omnium)

Category

Prizes

Men’s Open 3-Person Team

1st Place - $90 (team), 2nd Place - $60 (team), 3rd Place - $45 (team)

Women’s Open 3-Person Team

1st Place - $90 (team), 2nd Place - $60 (team), 3rd Place - $45 (team)

Men’s Open Individual

1st Place - $30, 2nd Place - $20,  3rd Place - $15

Women’s Open Individual

1st Place - $30, 2nd Place - $20,  3rd Place - $15

 

Omnium Contingent

Eddie Merckx Style (No Aero Equipment)

Category

Prizes

Juniors Boys Ages 16-18, 13-15, 9-12

Merchandise to top three places

Juniors Girls Ages 16-18, 13-15, 9-12

Merchandise to top three places

Men Cat 1/2

1st $20, 2nd $15, 3rd $10, 4th $5

Men Masters A 40+ (Cat 1/2/3)

1st $20, 2nd $15, 3rd $10, 4th $5

Men Cat 3/4

1st $20, 2nd $15, 3rd $10, 4th $5

Women Cat 1/2/3

1st $20, 2nd $15, 3rd $10, 4th $5

Men Cat 4/5

Merchandise to top three places

Men Masters B 40+ (Cat 4/5)

Merchandise to top three places

Women Masters 40+

1st $20, 2nd $15, 3rd $10, 4th $5

Women Cat 3/4

1st $20, 2nd $15, 3rd $10, 4th $5

Women Cat 5

Merchandise to top three places

* Promoter reserves the right to change the start times and prizes/payout.

Juniors in the individual time trial will start first, followed by adult Open teams, Open individuals, and then Omnium categories. Juniors and adult individuals will go off every 30 seconds.  Teams will start every 2 minutes.

Starting point is at the intersection of N. Arkansas Street and E. Spruce Street. (A map will be provided at the Registration Area) Event will be held rain or shine.  The team’s time will be recorded when the second member of the team crosses the finish line.

USA Cycling compliant aero equipment is allowed in the Open categories. Omnium contingent categories will race Eddie Merckx style. USA Cycling License required. Non-licensed riders will be required to purchase a one-day license.  One-day licenses can be purchased on-site for $10 or through usacycling.org. 

After Party & Prizes at the Playtri store, 318 S. 1st Street, Rogers, AR 72756 – 20 minutes after event.

Contact: Tiffany Dixon, 479-409-9367, breakawaycyclingteam@gmail.com

2019 Wheel Sucker Adult TT Course map:

2019 Wheel Sucker Juniors Individual TT Course map:

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