WurstCross Festival 2017 benefiting the New Braunfels Parks Foundation will be the second stop of our Austin Cyclocross Cup Series. Cypress Bend Park is not a new park to host a cyclocross race. The race will take place close to WurstFest Festivities and the the festival ground is only 1.3 miles away. We encourage all to ride their bikes there…
- NEW! TWO Days of racing:
- Date: November 11-12, 2017.
- Race Flyer:View Race Flyer.
- Location: Cypress Bend Park, 503 Peace Avenue, New Braunfels, TX 78130
- Prize Purse List. NEW! We will have equal purse for both men & women categories:
- Men P/1 & 2: $500 / 5
- Women P/1/2 & 3: $500 / 5
- *Special Women Cat Purse: $150 / 3
- Men Masters 40+ 1/2/3: $150 / 3
- Women Masters 40+ Open: $150 / 3
- Man Cat 3: $150 / 3
- NEW! We have added the Masters Women 40+ 1/2/3 to our categories! Women 40+ 1/2/3 will race together with the Women P/1/2/3, however point’s scores will be separate for the Austin Cyclocross Cup Series.
- Great Swag Prizes! We will also have great swag prizes courtesy of our fantastic sponsors; Nuun Hydration, Clif Bar, Grimpeur Bros. Specialty Coffee and many more to be announced shortly.
- Where to stay.The New Braunfels area offers many hotel options, more details at https://goo.gl/k9zRSd
*Women Cat 3 will race with the P/1/2 however they will have a separate reward for top 3. Racers will not be able to double in purse. Cat 3 Purse will be $150 / 3.
RACE WEEKEND DETAILS:
- Free Brats will be available for all racers!
- Fresh Coffee made by our friends at Grimpeur Bros. Specialty Coffee.
- ClifBar family products will be onsite! Sample the latest ClifBar, Clif Kid and Luna Bars on Saturday.
- Nuun Hydration will be available all day!
- Water Monter Hydration System available onsite!
- Due to this park being the last exit of those floating the Guadalupe River, no visible alcohol allowed in Cypress Bend Park.
- However… We will host a party on Saturday, November 11th at our local bike shop sponsor, The Chain Link, with free beer, soft drinks and light snacks. Word on street is that we might have a DJ and dance party!
- Neutral Mechanic Onsite:We will have am onsite support for any mechanic needs to keep you on the race!
- All Junior Racers will be part of the Austin Cyclocross Cup Scholarship Program presented by Clif Kid Race for FREE! All races associated with our Austin Cyclocross Cup will subsidies, “free” entries to all junior/youth racers and will have a consistent schedule so that parents who also race can have a balance schedule and will be encouraged to bring their kiddos.
- Face Painters for all kids… & some adults! On Saturday, November 11th we will have face painter for kids between 10:00 am-12:00pm. Bring the Family!
- Safety First! Fully Staff EMS Station.