Event Schedule

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Weekend Schedule - Otway Odyssey & Gravel Grind


Friday 22nd February 2019

4:00pm - 8:00pm  Competitor Registration (all races) - Forrest Football Ground, Forrest VIC.


Saturday 23rd February 2019

6:00-6:45am Late Registration for 100km riders (by prior arrangement only)
7:00am START: 100km Odyssey elite women race start
7:30am START: 100km Odyssey race start - for all riders (except elite females)
6:45-7:45am Late Registration for 50km riders (by prior arrangement only)
8:00am START: 50km Shorty race start for all riders
8:30 - 9:00am Late registration for 30km Rookie riders
9:00am Festivities commence at the Event Expo - Forrest Football Ground
9:15am 30km Male only Rookie riders start
9:35am 30km Female only Rookie riders start
10:15am FINISH: Winning 50km rider expected
10:45am FINISH: Winning 30km male rider expected
11:50am FINISH: Winning 100km rider expected
12:00 - 1:15pm Ride Registration for Grommet riders (Kids 3-8years)
1:00pm PRESENTATIONS: 50km Shorty and 30km Rookie
1:30pm Grommets ride activities commence – Forrest Football Ground
2:00 - 3:30pm Registration for GOGG and 10km Otway Pioneer 
3:00pm PRESENTATIONS: 100km Odyssey
From 5:00pm After Party: Forrest Brewery


Sunday 24th February 2019

7:00am – 9:30am Competitor registration opens for all Sunday events
8:00am START: GOGG big-ring 97km
9:00am START: GOGG small-ring 49km
9:45am START: 10km Pioneer
10:15am FINISH: 10km Pioneer winner expected
12:00pm PRESENTATIONS: 10km Pioneer
1:00pm PRESENTATIONS: GOGG 97km and 49km races
3:30pm Course closes
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