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Abec 11 La Lucha Race – Costa Rica – September 17th-18th

Abec 11 is pleased to announce the 2016 International Downhill Federation (IDF) sanctioned race at the legendary farm of La Lucha in Costa Rica. Riders will enjoy a truly unique experience with two days of riding at one of the best spots in the country in a safe an regulated environment. Plus a great party, great food and many more surprises that will be announced.

Dates: September 17th-18th
Categories: Open, Juniors, Women and Masters
Sign up fee: $70 one category – $80 two categories
Registration will include transportation from San Jose, 2 nights of sheltered camping (bring your own equipment), two meals (lunch on Saturday and breakfast on Sunday), bracelet, event shirt, insurance policy, ambulance support, the right to race and the right to party!
Cash Purse: More than $1000 for the winners

The entry fee needs to be paid to the IDF by Sept. 5th. ALL the riders need to sign up using the IDF page, no exceptions. To sign up first you need to pay $30 using PayPal to be an active member of the IDF.
Link: http://internationaldownhillfederation.org/join-idf/

Once you are signed up please send an email to: Sebastian_fumero@hotmail.com with your name, ID, date of birth, category you are going to race and a copy of the receipt. Also include if you’re left or right handed and your shirt size. At the event, you can also rent a cabin for 4, 6 or 8 persons and the price is 7000 colones per person. There’s a restaurant, supermarket, bar, a small lake, horses, paintball and many other fun activities. Finca La Lucha is held on private property, we have an exclusive permit to skate on the 17 and 18 of Sept. Please do not skate the road prior to the race, we are going to have lots of practice runs.

September 16
7:00 pm – Riders shuttle leaves from San Jose to La Lucha
8:30 pm – 12pm Welcome Party

September 17
6:30 – 7:30 – Breakfast (not included)
8:00 – 8:30 – Safety Meeting
8:30 am to 12am – First Practice
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm – Lunch (included)
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm – Practice
4:00 pm till the break of down- Party and more activities

September 18
6:30 am to 7:30 am – Breakfast (included)
8:30 am – Practice
9:00 am to 11:00 am – Race Open
11:00 am to 12:00 – Race Junior, Women, Masters
12:00 – Finals
1:00 pm – Awards Ceremony
3:00 pm – Transportation for riders from La Lucha to San Jose
* Schedule may change depending on the amount of riders registered

Sponsored by: Abec 11 Wheels, Wadafoc Magazine, Jet Skateboards, Nasional Skateboards, Face Skate, Liquid Trucks, Venom Bushings, Madrid Skateboards, Caliber Truck Co.
Organized by: Distribuidora Rodando S.A.
Directions at: http://laluchasinfin.com/destinos/quienes-somos/
More Information: dhlalucha.com