|The Pacific Raceways Kermesse series is a 2013 Washington State Kermesse Cup event. The Washington Kermesse Cup is a series of events evoke the Belgian tradition of short, fast and hard races and include dirt sections similar to the cobbles of Belgium. The race is a circuit that mixes paved road and hard-pack dirt. The dirt section is rated GENTLE. Registration and finish are on the PR Track. Races will run counter clockwise laps of the PR “Flats” using the paved straight away and the old service road
|The course will use the "flats" section of PR with the service road that runs behind the bleachers. Total distance is approximately two miles.
The dirt section is rated easy to moderate difficulty. Races will run counter-clockwise laps.
|Registration will be at the parking area. Online at USACycling.org or day of at the Pacific Raceways. Registration closes 20 minutes before the start of each event. The online entry fee includes $3 per rider per day for USA Cycling insurance. A current year USA Cycling Rider Waiver and Release form must be signed by the participant and, if under 18, by the parent or legal guardian.
|To enter any race for Men Cat 4 and above or Women Cat 3 and above a USAC annual license must be presented. Purchase online at USACycling.org (not for sale at the race). All beginners (Cat 5 Men, Cat 4 Women) may race on one-day license. No exceptions. OBRA riders of any category other than Beginner must present a valid USAC license. Foreign riders must purchase one-day license or present proof of out-of-country insurance. One-day licenses are $10, available at the race.
WSBA numbers will be used. The officials request that both bib numbers be clearly visible placed parallel with your jersey’s side seam on the back and above the pockets. Frame number should be attached per WSBA instructions. Examples of proper placement: http://gcracingllc.com/numberplacement.aspx. Rental numbers are available for a $10 fee ($5 refundable). For out-of-state riders a $5 number refundable deposit will be assessed.
|Pacific Raceways is located approx 40 minutes south of Seattle and 25 minutes north of Tacoma in Kent. Map to: 31001 144th Ave SE Kent, WA 98042
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31001 144th Ave SE
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