Crankworx World Tour

Innsbruck Athlete Info

Registration

Registration is now closed. There will not be registration onsite – only in advance online.

The Official European Whip-Off ChampionshipsRockShox Innsbruck Pump Track ChallengeCLIF Speed & Style Innsbruck presented by GoPro, and Crankworx Innsbruck Slopestyle are pro invitational events.

Cancellation Policy

Entry fees are refundable (less processing fee) providing cancellation notice is received in writing to athletes@crankworx.com by the registration deadline and racement’s cancellation terms are observed. Registration deadline is September 20 at 23:59 CEST.

All entries are non-refundable or transferable after the registration deadline (even in the case of injury or mechanical problems).

Competitors who need to withdraw after the registration deadline should email athletes@crankworx.com to confirm their withdrawal otherwise they will appear on the start list as a DNS.

Onsite Check In / Race Plate Collection

Riders Office Location:
Main festival entrance in Mutters (Bike Park Innsbruck – Nockhofweg 40, 6162 Mutters, Austria)

Riders Office Hours:
Tuesday September 29 | 15:00 – 17:00 (No DH Pick Up)
Wednesday September 30 | 7:30 – 13:30 (No DH Pick Up)
Thursday October 1 | 7:30 – 13:30 & 14:30 – 15:30
Friday October 2 | 7:30 – 12:00
Saturday October 3 | 7:30 – 11:00
Sunday October 4 | 7:30 – 9:30

Waiver

All competitors must complete an Athlete Event Waiver/Release of Liability.

If you are under the age of 18 years, you will need for a parent or legal guardian to complete your Waiver. Minors who will be traveling unaccompanied to the event will need to download the waiver below, print it and have their parent or legal guardian sign it.

Race plates cannot be issued unless there is a properly completed Waiver.

DOWNLOAD WAIVER HERE

Booking Tech Area

Teams or Privateer athletes who would like to book tech space at the venue will need to download the below Tech Area Application Form. The completed and signed form is to be sent to Simone Fuchs: dh.crankworx@itsgreat.at by September 20, 2020.

DOWNLOAD TECH AREA APPLICATION FORM HERE

How old do I have to be to enter?

Minimum age for the iXS Innsbruck Downhill presented by Raiffeisen Club and Dual Slalom Innsbruck is 17 (year of birth 2003).

Do I need a Licencse?

All competitors in the iXS Innsbruck Downhill presented by Raiffeisen Club will need to have an international UCI license issued by their national cycling federation. One-event licenses will not be available.

If you are picking up a race plate for another athlete, in addition to bringing their signed and completed waiver, you will also need to bring their UCI License with you to be checked by the Commissaire.

Athletes without a license can take part in the Dual Slalom.

How do I find out what time I’ll be racing?

Event times are posted on the event schedule. The start list will be posted online the evening prior to the event.

Startlists

Do I have to wear a full face helmet?

Full-face helmets are required for all Crankworx events.

Special protection rules for riders in the iXS DH

It is MANDATORY for riders to wear:

– A full-face helmet
– Knee, elbow and back protection
– Gloves with full hand protection
– Shirt with at least short sleeves

A neck brace and shoulder pads are highly recommended.

Helmets must be full face and of a one-piece design. Slimmed down ‘Enduro’ full face helmets are not advised. Helmet straps must be closed on course.

The local organizer is responsible for enforcing compliance with gear regulations. Failure to comply with gear regulations will result in disqualification.

Lift Access

The Muttereralm Bahn is open to athletes and team support with valid accreditation. The gondola is closed to the public.

Gondola Hours of Operation:
Thursday | 9:00 – 16:00
Friday | 7:30 – 15:00
Saturday | 6:15 – 15:00
Sunday | 7:30 – 16:00

Parking

There will be no Crankworx Shuttle from Innsbruck to Mutters. Every registered athlete has the option to park their car close to the venue -walking distance. This parking area is only for day parking only, no overnight parking or camping (its also not the Tech Area). More information about the parking area, permit and pick up location will be given by email with the accreditation information one week before the event starts.

Medical services / first aid management

Race medical services are provided on site during training sessions and competition. There are several hospitals, doctors and physiotherapists close to the location.

The First Response Team (Medics) will have radio contact with on-course marshals and the race manager for the duration of training and race sessions.

Concussion is a specific area for focus in mountain biking. Crankworx Innsbruck has a structured concussion assessment and management protocol in place for ensuring athletes get the best possible care when affected by a concussion. For more information on the concussion protocol please contact athletes@crankworx.com

Medical facilities

Hospital: Universitätskliniken Innsbruck, Anichstraße 35, 6020 Innsbruck (+43 50 504-0)
Pharmacy: Apotheke Zum heiligen Nikolaus, Schulgasse 1, 6162 Mutters
Vellenberg-Apotheke, Burgstraße 4, 6091 Götzens

Insurance

Accident and health insurance covering participation in mountain bike competition is mandatory for all riders. Travel and liability insurance is recommended as well when travelling and competing at any Crankworx World Tour events. Insurance coverage is not provided by Crankworx Innsbruck.

Race category eligibility

Race Category Eligibility (Age and Gender) for all Crankworx in DH events will be determined by the athletes Austrian Cycling Federation or UCI license. For Athletes who do not possess an Austrian Cycling Federation or UCI license, and do not require one for any of the races in which they are entered, Race Category Eligibility (Age and Gender) will be determined by the athletes Birth Certificate or Passport. Athletes may be required to provide evidence at the point of athlete registration or accreditation (at the discretion of the Athlete Manager or Event Director).

Image Release

As a condition of my participation in Crankworx Innsbruck, I hereby unconditionally and irrevocably consent, authorize and grant Crankworx Events Inc. (“CEI”), the event organizers of each event, and their respective affiliates, sponsors, promoters, advertisers, broadcasters, webcasters, contractors, agents, representatives, licensees and assigns (together, the “Releasees”) all the necessary authority, right and license and permission to use photographs, audio or video recordings, or other forms of recordings that capture my image, likeness, voice or performance (or all of these) (collectively hereinafter referred to as “Images”), in which I may be included in whole or in part, in any manner or media, including print, broadcast, internet media, direct marketing channels, downloadable content and applications, and all other technologies now known or hereafter developed. I acknowledge that drones may be used in capturing these images and accept that they may be flying above me. The Images may be used or exploited for any commercial or non-commercial purpose whatsoever, and may be altered, modified, changed, combined or incorporated into other works I hereby relinquish any rights I may have in the Images (including privacy, personality and publicity rights. In no event shall I seek or be entitled to injunctive or other equitable relief in connection with the use of the Images. No fees or other compensation whatsoever will be provided to me for or in connection with the use of the Images. I hereby release the Releasees from any and all claims which I may now or in the future have relating to the ownership, reproductions, display, distribution or other use of the Images.

Additional questions please contact athletes@crankworx.com
DH specific questions please contact dh.crankworx@itsgreat.at