General Information

GENERAL INFORMATION

 

WHEN AND WHERE

The 14^ edition of the Hell’s Gate Metzeler race will take place on February 18th 2017 in Castelvecchio Pascoli, Lucca, Italy.

 

PROGRAMME

Morning Heat

–     Start of the 1st rider at 8.00.

–     7 laps with 1 special test “in line” and 1 check-point in addition to the one at the start.

 

Final race

–     The start of the second part of the race is scheduled at 16.00. The “supermoto style” starting grid will be determined by the Morning Heat overall standing.

–     3 hours of race:

  • at the end of the 2nd hour the race continues for the first 20 riders passing the Arena C.P.;
  • at the end of the 2nd hour and 30 minutes the race continues for the first 10 riders passing the Arena C.P., with a delay less than 30 minutes from the rider leading the race;
  • starting from the 2nd hour and 30 minutes the track changes, with the opening of new obstacles, which raise the difficulty level;
  • at the end of the 3rd hour, the rider overcoming the last obstacle (Hell’s Peak), is the winner of Hell’s Gate 2017.

–     After the arrival of the last rider, there is the award ceremony at the Arena.