Alpine Cycling Club reserves the right to alter or amend any of the race conditions up to and including the race date.  Participants of the Alfred 6 Hour must comply to the following:

  1. Participants must wear an Australian Standards approved cycling helmet whilst riding a bike at all times during practice and the event.
  2. Participants who cannot continue the race must inform the organisers of their decision by contacting the nearest race official
  3. Littering of any kind is prohibited. This includes the discarding of gel and energy bar wrappers on the course, at aid stations or in the finish area. Severe race penalties apply to any competitor who litters as well as possible prosecution by local police.
  4. All care must be given to the natural environment in which the race is conducted. There is to be no washing of bikes, clothes or yourself in rivers, streams and lakes. Short cutting or riding off the marked trails is prohibited in the race rules and will be severely dealt with by Race Organisers.
  5. In the event of major environmental concerns, the Race Organisers have the right to cancel, delay or postpone the race
  6. All participants must have either a current MTBA license or a valid MTBA Day license.
  7. Participants must be in good physical condition and be experienced mountain bike riders. All participants are responsible for their own Personal Accident and Travel Insurance, Medical Insurance and Ambulance cover. All participants must have a valid MTBA racing licence for insurance purposes. Your MTBA licence must be validated/sighted at registration or purchased from the event organisers.
  8. Alpine Cycling Club reserves the right to cancel any participants continued entry in the event if:
    1. The participant contravenes the race regulations, guidelines and rules that are issued to the participants before or during the race
    2. The participant ignores or disobeys any instructions issued by the Race Organisers or their Staff and Race Officials.
    3. The participant disrupts the event in a negative or dangerous manner or presents a threat to himself/herself or any other person.
  9. Alpine Cycling Club reserves the right to change, alter or cancel the event at anytime due to weather conditions or other circumstances out of our control.
  10. Alpine Cycling Club reserves the right to change any team name that conflicts with another team name or is of an offensive or unacceptable nature.
  11. Alpine Cycling Club accepts no responsibility for the loss or theft of any participant’s personal belongings, valuables or equipment. Participants are advised to have appropriate insurance. Participants are advised not to leave valuables or money in the luggage that is transported by Alpine Cycling Club.
  12. By registering in the event participants give their consent to the Race Organisers collecting and distributing event related media – such as results, photographs, video images and interviews without any form of remuneration.