Monthly Series Leader’s Jerseys presented by Castelli:
In their continuing commitment to the Oregon bike racing scene, Castelli has stepped up big yet again to deliver jerseys to the winners for the 4/5 and 1/2/3 fields. These jerseys will be iconic and let everyone in town know you reigned supreme for an entire month at Monday PIR. Not to mention you will get a free jersey from the best technical manufacturer in the business. Huge thanks to Castelli for making this happen.
Online Registration, Season Passes, and Team Passes
Tired of showing up late and needing to wait in line every Monday Night? PIR now is offering online registration up to 2pm day of race. That is right, if you register online through OBRA, all you need to do is show up to the start-line. To register, go to the OBRA calendar and select the day you would like to pre-reg for. Your name will automatically be added to our registration and you will be all set to race.
Individual Season Passes:
If you are interested in buying your season pass online for Monday PIR, you can do so here: https://obra.org/events/21434/register
As always, if you choose to buy your season pass in person, you can do that also by making a check out to Team Oregon for $210 and giving it to us at the race.
Team passes can now be purchased and used in person or for online as well.
Team passes are available at the following rates:
30 entries = $420 (7% off)
50 entries = $650 (13% off)
75 entries = $900 (20% off)
100 entries = $1100 (27% off)
To register online, please go to the following link: https://obra.org/products/39/line_items/create
You can also buy team passes at the race by dropping cash or check off at registration.
Free Rider Clinic presented by Upper Echelon Fitness and Rehabilitation:
Upper Echelon will once again be out at every Monday Night PIR to offer free clinics to racers. These clinics are taught by professional cycling coaches. In years past, many riders have commented how beneficial they have been. Whether you are an experienced racer or a first timer, come to clinics for advice on registration, pace lining, how to form and echelon, etc.
The first Monday of every month will have a women’s only clinic. These clinics are run by women for women, so if you know any ladies interested in racing, this is a fantastic place to start.
Let’s Race Bikes First Monday:
Those of you that haven’t heard, there is an initiative called Let’s Race Bikes put on by a group awesome women in Oregon. The goal of this organization is to encourage more women racers and help break down the barriers to entry. Every first Monday of the Month, the ladies of Let’s Race Bikes will be out in full force to help new riders and fill-up the categories If you know any ladies interested in riding seriously and racing, getting in touch with this organization is a must!
Sponsors and Prizes:
Prizes and gift certificates were generously donated by the follow:
Please make sure to thank and support business like these that make our race season possible. Huge thanks to them all!
The schedule will remain mostly the same, however, based off rider feedback from previous years, we have combined the women and men’s novice field and added a 4/5 women’s field. Please help support these changes by coming out to race and filling up the new categories.
5:15 – Registration Opens
6:00 – Free Rider Clinic Hosted by Upper Echelon Fitness
6:15 – Novice Open (all ages, both genders)
6:25 – Women 4/5 (all ages)
6:35 – Women 1/2/3 (all ages)
6:40 – Masters Men 1/2/3 (30+)
6:45 – Masters Men 4/5 (30+)
New Media Outlets:
As with previous year, Monday PIR is on the web at racemondaynight.com. You will find things like course direction, series results, etc on our site weekly. Also, please follow us on Twitter and Facebook for even more up-to-date information.