Race Information

Organizer:
RK Properties
Beneficiary
Organization:
Lifeline Express
Event Management:
Sportsoho Media Ltd.
Co-Organizer:
Kam Tin Rural Committee
Sanction By:
The Cycling Association of Hong Kong, China Limited
Beneficiary Program:
Sports Legacy
Event Date:
11th November 2018 (Sunday)
Event Location:
Kam Tin, Yuen Long (Kam Tin Bypass)
Categories:
Team Time Trial (Group Elite Cyclist/ Group Amateur Cyclist)
Criterium Race (Age Grouper/ Elite Open)
Student Group
Smart Kid Group
Family Group
Group Challenge (Corporate Team/ Public Team)
Guest and Celebrities Group
Cycling Together
Balance Bike Competition

Start Time (Tentative)

TimeCategory
0445-0630Team Time Trial
0700-0800Criterium Race (Age Grouper)
0830Student Group
0845-0905Smart Kid Group; Family Group
0920Criterium Race (Elite Open)
1050Group Challenge
1115Guest and Celebrities Group
1125Cycling Together
0900-1130Balance Bike Competition

Quota

1500 (First Come First Served)

Enrollment Fee

CategoryEnrollment FeeEvent Jersey
(1pc for each participant)
Event T-Shirt
(1pc for each participant)
Team Time Trial (Group Elite Cyclist)^HK$2,100 /Team
Team Time Trial (Group Amateur Cyclist)^HK$1,800 /Team
Team Time Trial (Group Female Cyclist)^HK$1,800 /Team
Criterium Race (Age Grouper)^HK$350
Criterium Race (Elite Open)^HK$280
Student GroupHK$200
Smart Kid GroupHK$180
Family GroupHK$280
Group Challenge (Corporate Team)HK$600 /Team
Group Challenge (Public Team)HK$600 /Team
Guest and Celebrities GroupFree
Cycling TogetherHK$280
Balance Bike CompetitionHK$150

^Participant of this category should use the restricted type of bike, no bike rental service will be provided for this category, please bring your own bike for the race according to the specification.

Category

Team Time Trial
Category Birth Year Age Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Group Elite Cyclist 1953-2007 11-65 15KM (8laps) - Only Road Bike or TT Bike is allowed
- Wheels Diameter: 27 inch (700 x 18-28c)
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are allowed
- Racers must compete in a 6-persons team. The teams will be ranked according to the finishing time of the fifth member passing the finish line
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- No Bike Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prizes and Prize Money will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
Group Amateur Cyclist 1953-2007 11-65
Group Female Cyclist 1953-2007 11-65 - Only Road Bike or TT Bike is allowed
- Wheels Diameter: 27 inch (700 x 18-28c)
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are allowed
- Racers must compete in a 5-persons team. The teams will be ranked according to the finishing time of the fourth member passing the finish line
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- No Bike Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prizes and Prize Money will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up^
^If there are only 3 teams enrolled, only Champion will be awarded; If there are only 4 teams enrolled, only Champion and the 1st runner-up will be awarded
Criterium Race
Male Age Grouper
Category Birth Year Age Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Male (Youth 1) 2005-2006 12-13 7.5KM (4laps) - Only Road Bike is allowed
- Wheels Diameter: 27 inch (700 x 18-28c)
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT allowed
- Participant will be ranked according to the time passing the finish line
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event Jersey
- No Bike Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prizes and Prize Money will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
Male (Youth 2) 2003-2004 14-15
Male (Advance 1) 1989-2002 16-29 13KM (7laps)
Male (Advance 2) 1979-1988 30-39
Male (Advance 3) 1969-1978 40-49
Male (Advance 4) 1953-1968 50 or above
Female Age Grouper
Category Birth Year Age Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Female (Youth 1) 2005-2006 12-13 7.5KM (4laps) - Only Road Bike is allowed
- Wheels Diameter: 27 inch (700 x 18-28c)
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT allowed
- Participant will be ranked according to the time passing the finish line
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event Jersey
- No Bike Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prizes and Prize Money will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
Female (Youth 2) 2003-2004 14-15
Female (Advance 1) 1984-2002 16-34
Female (Advance 2) 1953-1983 35 or above
Men's & Women's Elite Open
Category Birth Year Age Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Men's Elite Open 1953-2002 16-65 19KM (10 laps) - Only Road Bike is allowed
- Wheels Diameter: 27 inch (700 x 18-28c)
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT allowed
- Participant will be ranked according to the time passing the finish line
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event Jersey
- No Bike Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prizes and Prize Money will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
Women's Elite Open 1953-2002 16-65 19KM (10 laps)
Student Group
Male Student Group
Category Year of study Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Male (Higher-Primary School) Primary 4 to Primary 6 3.2KM - Only Mountain bike or BMX Bike is allowed; Road Bike is NOT Allowed
- Wheels diameter: 16-29 inch, width at least 1.5 inch
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT Allowed
- Participant will be ranked according to the time passing the finish line
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- Bike and Helmet Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prize will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up – Participant can have a e-certificate after finishing the race
Male (Junior-Secondary School) Secondary 1 to Secondary 3 3.5KM (2laps)
Male (High School) Secondary 4 to Secondary 6 3.2KM
Male (Tertiary Students) Tertiary Students 3.5KM (2laps)
Female Student Group
Category Year of study Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Female (Higher-Primary School) Primary 4 to Primary 6 3.5KM (2laps) - Only Mountain bike or BMX Bike is allowed; Road Bike is NOT Allowed
- Wheels diameter: 16-29 inch, width at least 1.5 inch
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT Allowed
- Participant will be ranked according to the time passing the finish line
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- Bike and Helmet Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prize will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
- Participant can have a e-certificate after finishing the race
Female (Junior-Secondary School Students) Secondary 1 to Secondary 3 3.5KM (2laps)
Female (High School) Secondary 4 to Secondary 6 3.5KM (2laps)
Female (Tertiary Students) Tertiary Students 3.5KM (2laps)
Smart Kid
Male Category
Category Birth Year Age Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Male (aged 6-7) 2011-2012 6-7 1.8KM (1lap) - Only Mountain bike or BMX Bike is allowed; Road Bike is NOT Allowed
- Wheels diameter: 16-29 inch, width at least 1.5 inch
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT Allowed
- Participant will be ranked according to the time passing the finish line
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- Bike and Helmet Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prize will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
-Participant can have a e-certificate after finishing the race
Male (aged 8-9) 2009-2010 8-9
Male (aged 10-11) 2007-2008 10-11
Female Category
Category Birth Year Age Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Female (aged 6-7) 2011-2012 6-7 1.8KM (1lap) - Only Mountain bike or BMX Bike is allowed; Road Bike is NOT Allowed
- Wheels diameter: 16-29 inch, width at least 1.5 inch
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT Allowed
- Participant will be ranked according to the time passing the finish line
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- Bike and Helmet Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prize will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
-Participant can have a e-certificate after finishing the race
Female (aged 8-9) 2009-2010 8-9
Female (aged 10-11) 2007-2008 10-11
Family
Category Child Birth Year Child Age Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Family Group 1 (Father and a child aged 4-5) 2013-2014 4-5 1.8KM (1lap) - Must be formed by a parent aged over 18 and a children
- Will be ranked according to the time of the second participant passing the finish line
- Mountain bike, BMX Bike and Road Bike is allowed
- Due to safety concern, the Organizer will not provide or allow use of other types of bicycles such as three-wheel bicycles, four-wheel bicycles (with training wheels), two-seated bicycles and family bicycles etc.
- Wheels diameter: 12-29 inch
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT allowed
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- Bike and Helmet Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prize will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
-Participant can have a e-certificate after finishing the race
Family Group 2 (Mother and a child aged 4-5) 2013-2014 4-5
Family Group 3 (Father and a child aged 6-7) 2011-2012 6-7
Family Group 4 (Mother and a child aged 6-7) 2011-2012 6-7
Group Challenge
Category Birth Year Age Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Corporate Team 1953-2007 11-65 9KM (5laps) - Must be formed by 3 riders
- Will be ranked according to the time of the third participant passing the finish line
- Mountain bike, BMX Bike and Road Bike is allowed
- Wheels diameter: 16-29 inch
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT allowed
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- Bike and Helmet Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prize will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
- Must be enrolled by Corporate
-Participant can have a e-certificate after finishing the race
Public Team 1953-2007 11-65 9KM (5laps) - Must be formed by 3 riders
- Will be ranked according to the time of the third participant passing the finish line
- Mountain bike, BMX Bike and Road Bike is allowed
- Wheels diameter: 16-29 inch
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT allowed
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- Bike and Helmet Rental Service will be provided for this category
- Prize will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
-Participant can have a e-certificate after finishing the race
Guest and Celebrities
Category Birth Year Age Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Guest and Celebrities 1953-2007 11-65 1.8KM (1lap) - Mountain bike, BMX Bike and Road Bike is allowed
- Wheels diameter: 16-29 inch
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT allowed
- Invited by the Organizer only
- Each Participant can get 1pc of Event Jersey
- Bike and Helmet Rental Service will be provided for this category
Cycling Together (Non-competitive category)
Category Birth Year Age Race Distance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Cycling Together 1953-2007 11-65 9KM (5laps)
(With limited time)
- Road bike, mountain bike and folding bike. (Participants with physical disability can use bike with auxiliary wheels, or bike with muti-wheels. Participants should provide the certification of physical disability, reference of bike structure to organization for approval.) or BMX Bike is allowed.
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT allowed
- Wheels diameter: 16-29 inch
Participant can get 1pc of Event Jersey
- Bike and Helmet Rental Service will be provided for this category
- This category is non-competitive category, no prize and rank will be awarded

Note: All participants are required to wear bike helmets during the event. The Organizer reserves the right to reject any participant who does not wear or improperly uses the helmet.

Balance Bike Category

Balance Bike Competition
Male Balance Bike Category
Category Birth Year Race Distance Balance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Male Balance Bike (aged 3) 2015 Approximately 100 M - Balance Bike Wheels Diameter:12 inch
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT allowed
- Participant will be ranked according to the time passing the finish line
- Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- Prize will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
Male Balance Bike (aged 4) 2014
Male Balance Bike (aged 5) 2013
Male Balance Bike (aged 6) 2012
Female Balance Bike Category
Category Birth Year Race Distance Balance Bike specification and Race regulations Remarks
Female Balance Bike (aged 3) 2015 Approximately 100 M - Balance Bike Wheels Diameter:12 inch
- Aerobat, Disc Wheel, Tri-spoke Wheel (e.g. 3-spoke, 5-spoke), Time Trial Racing Helmet are NOT allowed
- Participant will be ranked according to the time passing the finish line
- Participant can get 1pc of Event T-Shirt
- Prize will be awarded to the Champion, 1st runner-up, 2nd runner-up
Female Balance Bike (aged 4) 2014
Female Balance Bike (aged 5) 2013
Female Balance Bike (aged 6) 2012

Note: All participants are required to wear bike helmets during the event. The Organizer reserves the right to reject any participant who does not wear or improperly uses the helmet.

Bike and Helmet Rental (By request in enrollment form)

  • Bike and Helmet Rental Fee: HK$150
  • Only mountain bike with 16/20/24/26 inch wheel are available for rental
  • If you want to rent the bike and helmet, please select the corresponding boxes and select the bike size. Organizer reserved the rights of refusing changes after enrollment is processed.
  • Bike and helmet rental fee will be collected with the enrollment fee in the online enrollment process.
  • Bike and helmet rental fee will not be returned in any conditions

Event Jersey

Italy Q36.5 Jersey

Made in Italy. High Breathability Body Mapping Design. Pre-Shaped Fit. Reflective insert. Invisible Pocket System. Weigh only 188g.

* Choice of Jersey color will be distributed on first-come-first-served basis at the time of collecting race pack.

Size
SizeXXSXSSMLXLXXLXXXL
Chest (cm)<80cm80-85cm85-92cm93-99cm99-104cm108-113cm116+120+
Est. Height of participant150-160cm150-160cm162-172cm168-178cm178-185cm180-187cm185-193cm193+

^Size distribution is subjected to stock availability during race pack distribution. All tee size is first come, first served.
^ If there is no option of the particular size in the enrollment system, it means those size is already out of stock. No size can be changed after enrollment.

Event T-Shirt

Size
T-Shirt Size3XS2XSXSSMLXL
Chest (cm)414344.547505356
Length (cm)53566466687072

^Size distribution is subjected to stock availability during race pack distribution. All tee size is first come, first served.
^If there is no option of the particular size in the enrollment system, it means those size is already out of stock. No size can be changed after enrollment.

Souvenir

For all Participants
Every participant can get a souvenir pack.
Every participants can get an Event Totebag

Every participants can get a Finisher Towel after the race.

Every participants can get a USB cable

For TTT Participants:
Participants of Team Time Trial could also have a Q36.5 Smart protector.


Participants of Team Time Trial could also have a event water bottle

Color and size will be distributed on first-come-first-served basis at the time of collecting race pack.

Prize Money

The Champion, 1st Runner-up and 2nd Runner-up of Team Time Trial and Criterium Race can be awarded for the following prize money

Team Time Trial
CategoryChampion1st Runner-up2nd Runner-up
Team Time Trial (Group Elite Cyclist)HK $ 8,000HK $ 6,000HK $ 4,000
Team Time Trial (Group Amateur Cyclist)HK $ 6,000HK $ 4,000HK $ 2,000
Team Time Trial (Group Female Cyclist)HK $ 6,000HK $ 4,000HK $ 2,000
Criterium Race
Men's & Women's Elite Open
CategoryChampion1st Runner-up2nd Runner-up
Men's Elite OpenHK $ 1,500HK $ 1,000HK $ 500
Women's Elite OpenHK $ 1,500HK $ 1,000HK $ 500
Male Age Grouper
CategoryChampion1st Runner-up2nd Runner-up
Male (Youth 1)HK $ 900HK $ 700HK $ 500
Male (Youth 2)HK $ 900HK $ 700HK $ 500
Male (Advance 1)HK $ 900HK $ 700HK $ 500
Male (Advance 2)HK $ 900HK $ 700HK $ 500
Male (Advance 3)HK $ 900HK $ 700HK $ 500
Male (Advance 4)HK $ 900HK $ 700HK $ 500
Female Age Grouper
CategoryChampion1st Runner-up2nd Runner-up
Female (Youth 1)HK $ 900HK $ 700HK $ 500
Female (Youth 2)HK $ 900HK $ 700HK $ 500
Female (Advance 1)HK $ 900HK $ 700HK $ 500
Female (Advance 2)HK $ 900HK $ 700HK $ 500

Enrollment Method

Online Enrollment:
Fill in and submit the online enrollment form on www.rkcycling.com and pay your enrollment fee by credit card (Visa/MasterCard).
* A completed enrollment is counted as payment successful and received payment confirmation email notice.

Important Notes

Enrollment
  • The Organizer reserves the right to limit and refuse any application.
  • Participants must be within the age group of 3 to 65 and it is mandatory that they must have basic biking skills and proper knowledge of road safety.
  • Participants should be aware of the requirement of entries/ bike specifications, all application fees and other fees are not refundable if the participants disqualified from the race.
  • All application fees and other fees are not refundable. If the participants provide incorrect information, fail to pay application fees or do not follow correct application procedures, the Organizer reserves the right to reject their applications.
  • Participants under the age of 18 years old must obtain consent from their parents or guardians in order to participate in the event
  • The Organizer reserves the right to contact participants for information regarding their application.
  • Any person who is pregnant or suffering from chronic diseases such as heart disease or high blood pressure should not join the event. The Organizer reserves the right to disqualify any participant knowing or suspected to be unfit to participate in the event. All application fees and other fees of the disqualified person will not be refunded.
  • Participants must ensure that they are physically fit to join the event. They must comply with, observe and accept the requirements and related terms for the participants.
Participating Event
  • All participants are required to wear bike helmets during the event. The Organizer reserves the right to reject any participant who does not wear or improperly uses the helmet.
  • Participants may bring their own bicycles (wheels size requirement depends on the group) however, they have to observe the provisions and regulations concerning cycling safety stipulated by the Transport Department and related regulations. They also have to follow the arrangements and instructions made by the Organizer and pass the inspection in order to participate in the event.
  • Racers of the TTT/ Criterium Race Categories must bring own road bikes. Use of mountain bikes and folding bikes will not be allowed.
  • Participants should check their own bicycles and accessories for safety purposes before biking.
  • Except Team Time Trial Race, Use of aero bars is prohibited in all other races.
Weather
  • The event will be cancelled if typhoons signal No.3 or above, red or black rainstorm warning is hoisted by the Hong Kong Observatory on the event day before 0:00a.m.
  • The event will be delayed 30 minutes if thunderstorm warning is hoisted by the Hong Kong Observatory before the event. The event will be cancelled if thunderstorm warning is hoisted by the Hong Kong Observatory over one hour.
  • The event will be temporarily halted or cancelled if typhoon signal No.3 or above, red or black rainstorm warning or thunderstorm warning is hoisted by the Hong Kong Observatory during the event. All participants should immediately go to a safe place for shelter.
  • The event will be temporarily halted or cancelled if emergency situations occur due to natural disasters and human factor (flood, wildfire, landslide, collapse of tree, earthquake, damage of road, fights, etc.) during the event. All participants should immediately go to a safe place to stay temporarily for shelter.
Other
  • The Organizer reserves the right of final decision of the event. Any changes of contingency measures for the event announced by the Organizer and posted on the Organizer’s website shall prevail. The Organizer reserves the right to cancel and approved participants if a participant commits any conduct which arouses public concern or is otherwise deemed inappropriate by the Organizer.
  • The event will be temporarily halted, delayed or cancelled if a bike accident occurs (such as crash, or knocking down animals leading to injury etc). The organizer will first ensure personal safety and provide support and rescue immediately.
  • Should the event be cancelled due to following issues, Organizer will refund to the Participant 50% of the received entry fee by cheque.
    1. Landslides, rock falls or hill fires along the route of the event
    2. Protests or blockage along the course
    3. Force majeure i.e. due to occurrence of incidents which are beyond the control of the Organizer and which renders it impossible, unsafe or impractical to hold the event. A force majeure event shall include, but is not limited to, natural disasters, war, hostilities, invasion, rebellion, revolution, insurrection, riot, commotion, strikes, go-slows, lock outs or disorder, outbreak of disease, acts or threats of terrorism.