shortcourse1This challenging and scenic route is one of the only FULLY CLOSED road races in New South Wales.

The route takes riders through the picturesque villages of Newbridge, Georges Plains and Perthville. The B2B Short Course is conducted as a staggered mass event with riders seeded according to ability.

It is recommended riders purchase a ticket on the bus from Bathurst to Blayney, and park at Mount Panorama. Alternatively riders can drive to and B2B_Start_Line_Parking_Blayney_Map.jpg.

Short Course

  • 70km long course – fully closed road
  • Distance: 70kms
  • Date: Sunday 22 April 2018
  • Time: from 10.15am
  • Start: Adelaide Street, Blayney
  • Finish: Bathurst, Mount Panorama, Pit Straight
  • Individual & Team Entries

shortcourse2Short Course (70km) Event – Starting Waves

These are timed events which may mean that the first rider to cross the finish line may not necessarily be the fastest.

Wave Classification

  • 40 km/hour plus
  • 35-40 km/hour plus
  • 30-35 km/hour plus
  • 25-30 km/hour plus
  • 20-25 km/hour plus
  • Riders for all waves will be started in groups averaging 100 riders and will leave at 10.15am and thereafter at 2min intervals.

Check Point Cut Off Times

To ensure you finish the race within the qualification time, you must pass each check point prior to the road re-opening times below. Riders who have not passed the check point by the advised times will be picked up by a support vehicle. Please refer to map

Hobbys Yards 12.00pm

Newbridge 12.15pm

Georges Plains 1.20pm

Perthville 1.40pm

B2B 70km graph