“DH Buzet 2013” is a UCI Class 2 event, held under UCI Regulations, Croatian Cycling Federation (CCF) MTB technical regulation.
With participation in final race, qualifying and official practice all competitors accept these regulations and ride at their own risk. Organizer bears no responsibility for actions of competitors towards third parties.
Participants under 18 years of age are obliged to present parents’ approval with club president and parent signature. Information about contact (address, phone number, cell‐phone number) must be provided for verification. All participants under 18 years of age must be accompanied by an adult (club or family member) who is responsible for them.
The number of participants is limited to 300.
DH Buzet shall be run in following categories for International calendar:
There will be several national categories included on national race level too: Master, Hobby…
Qualifying run will be held on Saturday 11.05.2013. for all participants who paid the registration fee, picked the number and has finished two training runs.
In the Final run enters 250 participants.
The Commissaire panel can enforce the UCI rule 4.5.031 accordingly to the starting list of the Qualifying run with the possibility of making exceptions.
The Final run is held on Sunday 12.05.2013.
Race Headquarters & Press Center will be located indoor at the “Istarska pivovara” brewery offices (address: Most 24, 52420 Buzet). For other race facilities see the attached venue map.
All races are conducted under NADA (HADA) and UCI anti‐doping regulations.
First Aid service will be located at the Finish area. The nearest First aid ambulance is located just 2 km from the finish line (address: Goricica 1, 52420 Buzet) and the nearest hospital is located 45 km from Buzet at the City of Rijeka (address: Kresimirova 42, 51000 Rijeka). First‐Aid will have an ambulance vehicle stationed at the event for transport.
The start order will be determined by the order of latest published UCI downhill point classification in reverse order, as posted on the UCI website. Riders without UCI points will be determined by drawing lot.
Transportation for all competitors is organized during official training, qualifying and finals with shuttles and it’s included in the registration fee. Transportation time is 10 min from finish line to start (approximately 120 competitors per hour)..
During the Open course for riding on Friday from 15:30‐18:30 transportation will be available with paying:
Timing and data management will be carried out by certified company in accordance with CCF regulations with the use of photo cells. About 800 meters from the start a timing hot spot with the intermediate time will be placed.
The list below is for UCI categories Elite Men and Women:
Appeals shall be admitted 15 minutes after the announcement of the results by paying 150kn (20€).
The course offers a variety of technical bike handling skills. The course comprises varied terrain sections: narrow and broad tracks, woodland roads and paths, field paths and rocky tracks.
According to the UCI regulations.
The most detailed driving directions about getting to Buzet can be found at the www.viamichelin.com. There you can enter your departure point and as your arrival point. You have to choose Croatia in a country field and enter “Buzet” in the city field.
Passes available at race office.
Technical guide in pdf format