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.
– 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.
– 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.