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MAXXIS ESC THULE SHOWDOWN Stan’s Enduro and Intense DH at Jiminy Peak, Hancock MA

MAXXIS ESC THULE SHOWDOWN

Stan’s Enduro and Intense DH

at

Jiminy Peak, Hancock MA

 

 

Thule Showdown DH and Enduro Races score 110% series points

 

DO NOT LOSE YOUR WRISTBAND, IF YOU LOSE IT YOU WILL NEED TO PURCHASE A REPLACEMENT FROM JIMINY PEAK

 

** NOTE: Jiminy Peak is closed to the public Saturday – Sunday this weekend. If you want to ride the trails you need to register!

 

No Ebikes allowed at Jiminy Peak, sorry

 

We are excited to heading back to one of our most popular venues and the current enduro mtb attendance record venue, it seems to be a popular choice.

 

 

EMERGENCY

NUMBER

413-822-1079

 

 

 

LIFT

  • For spectators, there will be spectator (no bike) lift rides available at this event. Purchase the passes from Jiminy. Please remember that spectators must refrain from entering the courses at all times.

 

TRANSFERS

  • Racers must follow the direction of the transfer.
  • For this event, there is one climbing transfer before Stage 1
  • Please be mindful of other racers on the transfer.
  • The First Transfer for the CANNNDALE EBIKE CLASS will count towards their race

 

 

INTENSE BIKES PODIUM PAYBACK

  • This program is offering cash or certificates to racers who have competed with an Intense bike.
  • To participate, please register with Intense on their website.

 

 Kate’s Cash Rewards

  • If the men’s amateur class exceeds 50 racers or the women’s amateur class exceeds 20 racers, that class will be eligible for a cash prize in addition to the regular product prizes. The cash prizes will be awarded as follows:
  • 1st place: $100
  • 2nd place: $50
  • 3rd place: $25

 

SWAG

  • 2024 Maxxis ESC Jerseys, Socks, Pint Glasses, and T-Shirts are available for purchase at our registration tents.
  • Please note that cash is the only accepted form of payment.

 

 

THE CANNONDALE EBIKE CLASS:

  • IS NOT AVAULABLE AT THIS EVENT

NUMBER PLATES

  • All racers must always have a 2024 Maxxis ESC Number plate attached to their bike while riding at Powder Ridge after 9 am Saturday until the event end on Sunday afternoon. If you have not paid for your 2024 Maxxis ESC number plate, please note it is CASH only and no ATM machines are on site.

 

WAIVERS / REGISTRATION FORMS

  • All racers must check-in at registration and fill out the registration and waiver forms before riding the trails after 8 am Saturday.

 

  • If you pre-registered online, you do not need to fill out ESC paperwork, but we still need a paper copy of the powder Ridge Waiver filled and signed.

 

  • Pre–registered racers will only have to fill out a venue waiver at the event. Download and Print to save time –  

 

JIMINY PEAK WAIVER

  • Please don’t forget for minors, the forms must be notarized if a parent or guardian is not present at event check-in.

 

 

We will be onsite Friday afternoon but will not be set up for registration. We have a lot of course set up and we really want to ride our bikes too !

 

We will be offering our 2024 Maxxis ESC Socks, Pint Glasses and T Shirts at our registration tents, please remember its cash only.

CAMPING –

  • Available onsite for $30 for the weekend
  • Open Fires are NOT ALLOWED
  • No  campfires allowed
  • There is no overnight parking except for the campsites.

Schedule: 

Friday – No Registration
10:00am – 4:00pm Lift spins – Lift Pass NOT Included with registration Lift Passes for registered ESC Racers Only will be available directly from Jiminy Peak for $39

 

Saturday  – Lift Pass Included with registration – ESC Racers Only
9:00am – 1:00pm Registration

10:00am – 5:00pm Open Enduro Practice

10:00am – 2:45pm Open DH Practice

3:00pm – 4:00pm (approx) Pro/Expert DH Seeding

4:00pm (approx) – 5pm Open DH Practice

4:30pm (approx) Preliminary Individual and Class start
times posted onsite

 

Sunday – Lift Pass Included with registration – ESC Racers Only
8:00am – 8:30am Late Registration
8:30am Enduro Racers meeting – Thule Showdown Start
9:00am Enduro Race Start – No Practice

9:30am – Official Individual and Class start times posted

9:00am -11:15am Intense DH Practice
11:30am Intense DH Race Start

 

 

Registration – Please download and fill out all the attached documents prior to getting in the registration line. Minors will need to have their ESC waivers notarized if they did NOT register online and if parent will not be present at registration check-in.

 

General Information
• NO SHUTTLING – That goes for all weekend for everyone. If you are seen/reported/caught/whatever shuttling, you will be assessed a time penalty. Trust us, you will not be on the podium if you try, so don’t.
• CASH ONLY – Yup, no ATMs on site either.
• BUG SPRAY – You will want it, and please don’t ask for ours…lol
• COLD – Temps expected in the 30’s overnights

  • RAIN – Don’t even go there !! #norainrace

 

Food

https://www.jiminypeak.com/summer/shopping-and-dining/summer-dining/

 

Please drive slowly through neighborhood while visiting Jiminy Peak, we do not want to upset the neighbors and please visit the local restaurants and let them know you are there because of the enduro race.

 

 

STAN’S ENDURO:

 

There will be a Mandatory Enduro Racers Meeting at 8:30am Sunday

Please watch our Virtual Enduro Racer Meeting as we will not cover this info at the live meeting

 

Please watch our 2023 racers meeting for race directions HERE

 

We will not provide printed maps for this event as the course is easy to follow. If you require a map, please print one in advance. You can find the 2024 MAXXIS ESC Enduro rules on our website. We advise reading through the rules as there have been some changes.

 

 

The NEUTRAL PIT AREA is the Jiminy Peak base and Parking lot only, no assistance allowed elsewhere including the transfers, feed tent and race segments. No stashing of anything allowed on course and no assistance except in the parking lots

 

 

$100 ENDURO AND DH SEEDING TIMING CHIPS We will be using our SIAC Fly By timing system for this event. Please note if you do not return the SIAC Timing Chip you will owe us $100. Yes they cost that much. Other enduro series require the racers to use their own or rent them plus a deposit. We trust our racers until proven otherwise so please make sure to return the chip if you decide to leave early.

 

Please Note: GPS units/watches on wrists, bars or stem may interfere with the SIAC Timing Chip so it’s best not to use one

 

Enduro Racers must be present when their class is called up to activate their chips. Do not start the race without doing so or you will not get your racing times and be DQ’d.

 

50+ Masters will start early and compete on Stages 3-4-5-1-2

 

 

Youth 14U, Kate’s Kids Class and Kates Enduro Lite Class – Will compete on sections 4-5-2-3 in that order. Our Staff will conduct a course ride along on Saturday at 11:00am. Meet at the Registration Tents. The above may be adjusted, so please check with us at Registration. No parents may ride with their children unless they are registered racers. No parents may run behind their children.

 

 

INTENSE DOWNHILL:

 

DH Racers MUST be at the start for their posted start time. Racers not at the start for their scheduled start time will be disqualified from the day’s competition if their Maxxis ESC Racer’s DH class results have been posted at the finish or registration area

 

ESC DH SPEED ZONE: The fastest DH racers in every class in the OAKLEY SPEED ZONE are awarded some ESC Speed Zone swag

 

SEEDING: Saturday at 3pm for Expert, Pro and Masters only. The DH course will close at 2:45 and reopen after seeding is complete

 

THULE SHOWDOWN:

 

The “Thule Showdown” weekends will feature both Enduro and DH races on the same day at the largest resorts on our schedule. The ESC will present high-end prizing for the top racers that race both Enduro and Downhill during the weekend.

RACERS MUST FILL OUT THE THULE SHOWDOWN SHEET AT THE ENDURO TIMING DESK BEFORE THE START OF THE FIRST RACE OF THE EVENT TO BE CONSIDERED FOR  THULE SHOWDOWN SERIES POINTS AND PRIZES

  • No race or series points will be counted if a racer only finishes one or less discipline at an event.
  • If a racer changes classes from their original online entry, no points will be awarded for the series or the individual Thule Showdown.
  • The Kate’s Kids and 14U Class racers can only participate in one discipline at Thule Showdowns.