Cross on the Rock (COTR) is a grassroots, laid back, fun, social, inclusive, surprisingly competitive Cyclocross series on Vancouver Island. It is organized through the efforts of many clubs, organizations and individuals collectively known as the “Council of Cross"

Registration Fees

Beginner Men Closed

including those racing the series as U13 and U15 Youth

Beginner Women Closed

including those racing the series as U13 and U15 Youth

Intermediate Men Closed

Males under 39, including those racing the series as U17 Youth

Intermediate Women Closed

including those racing the series as U17 Youth or Masters 40+

Mazda Zoom Zoom Kids Half Track Closed

For kids not quite ready for the beginner’s races (Parents Welcome to ride along). For kids under 7 this can be challenging so kids should be proficient at bike riding (parents should accompany) This is on a section of the adult course and is normally approximately half the adult course.

Lil' Nutcase Kids Race Closed

This is for smaller kids that are not quite ready for the Half Track Separate course from the adult course. Parents only cheer and do not participate.

Masters Men (40-54) Closed

All males 40-54 not wanting to race Expert

Masters Men (55+) Closed

All males 55+

Expert Men Closed

"Fasters" Welcome (Fasters = Fast Masters)

Expert Women Closed

Fee Notes

1. Online registration closes at 8:00pm on Saturday, November 5th, 2016.

2. On-Site registration is discouraged but will be accepted at a rate $10 higher than online registration.

3. An online processing fee will be applied to all online registrations.

4. NOTE: Every rider must show their Cycling BC license or purchase the single day race insurance to pick up their race number.  No exceptions!  

5. All funds payable in Canadian Dollars.

6. VISA, MC, Amex, Discover Card, and VISA Debit accepted.

7. Your credit card statement will show a charge from "Fast North Corp" or "Race Roster" for your registration into this event.

Event Schedule

  • November 6 9:30 AM PST - Day of Race Package Pickup Open (Beginners only until 10:35)

  • November 6 10:00 AM PST - Beginner Clinic

  • November 6 10:45 AM PST - Beginner Men (including U13 & U15 Youth)

  • November 6 10:46 AM PST - Beginner Women (including U13 & U15 Youth)

  • November 6 11:30 AM PST - Kids Half Lap

  • November 6 12:00 PM PST - Intermediate Men (U17 Youth)

  • November 6 12:01 PM PST - Intermediate Women (U17 Youth & Masters Women)

  • November 6 12:10 PM PST - Kids (Under 12)

  • November 6 1:00 PM PST - Masters Men (40-54)

  • November 6 1:03 PM PST - Super Masters Men (55+)

  • November 6 2:15 PM PST - Expert Men

  • November 6 2:16 PM PST - Expert Women

Contact Information

Event Location

Bowen Park, Nanaimo, BC, Canada

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