2022 Promation Corduroy Enduro® – Presented by GP Bikes ………Canada’s Toughest Race!
September 22nd to 25th, 2022, Hosted by the Corduroy Enduro® Riders.
Purse: The 2022 Promation Corduroy Enduro® has a purse of $11,500 to be awarded based on the rider’s overall standing in their class as follows:
Pro – 1st $4000 2nd $2500 3rd $1000 4th 500 5th $200
Woman’s Pro – 1st $1500 2nd $800 3rd $500 4th $300 5th $200
Eligibility: All riders must possess a valid driver’s license. Motorcycles do not have to be street legal. Off-road registration for your state or province is required. Minimum age is 16, any riders under age 18 must have a waiver signed by BOTH parents/guardians. Off-Road Ontario membership required for all riders.
Classes: Off-Road Ontario classes are being run.
Pre-entry opens May 24th at noon.
Entry Fee and Registration: PRE-ENTRY ONLY: $177 +HST (2-day event – includes event t-shirt) $100 (one day event) 2 or more family members living at the same address (either spouse or child) pay $160.00 each. Additional t-shirts are available for sale at the community centre.
Pre-entry closes September 22nd
Pre-Registration is being held on the LIVELAPS.COM registration system. You must have a FREE LiveLaps account to be able to enter the event. Click HERE for a complete tutorial on how to sign up for your account, you will only ever have to do this once.
Sign-In: Sign-in will be held at the Corduroy Enduro Headquarters (Gooderham Community Centre) at the following times:
- Thursday night Sept 23rd 7:00 – 9:00 (Vintage GP only)
- Friday morning Sept 24th 7:00 – 9:30 (Vintage GP only)
- Friday night Sept 24th 5:00 – 9:00
- Saturday morning Sept 25th 7:00 – 8:00
Daily Start Times: 10:00 am for Vintage GP Friday. Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am.
OFTR Sound Test: A maximum 94db will be strictly enforced. We will not lose our trails because of unnecessarily loud motorcycles.
Mandatory Riders Meeting: Saturday and Sunday at 8:30 am – Make sure you attend! In addition to the above mandatory meetings, there will be an in-depth rider meeting on Friday night at 8:00 in which riders are invited to ask questions.
The Course: The course is made up of approximately 150 km of trail and 8 timed tests each day including a final MX test on Sunday. No Time Keeping. Complete rules are available at www.offroadontario.ca. and Corduroy Supplementary rules, www.corduroyenduro.ca
Number Plates and Arrowed Routes:
The number plates for the event shall be as follows:
- Pro, Expert and Vet Expert – White numbers on a red background
- Women Pro – White Numbers on Blue background
- All other classes – Black numbers on a yellow background
The arrowed routes for the event shall be as follows: A colour coded sticker will be placed on the front number plate beside a rider’s number. The colour of the stickers will correspond with the route and course making the rider is to follow. At course splits the rider follows the arrow that matches the coloured sticker on his/her bike. Anytime your colour of arrow is not present, follow the orange arrows.
Pro, Expert, Vet Expert
Red number plates and pink arrows
Woman Pro, Intermediate A, Intermediate B
Orange sticker and arrows
Woman Inter, Novice, Vet A, Vet B, Vet 55
Blue sticker and arrows
Vet C, Junior, Woman Novice.
Green sticker and arrows
Parc Ferme (Motorcycle Impound): All competition motorcycles will be impounded on Saturday night. There will be a 15 min work period prior to the impound on Saturday night and another 15 min work period for riders prior to their assigned start time on Sunday morning. A security guard will be on duty all night to ensure that the motorcycles are secure from theft and tampering however we encourage riders to place a lock on their motorcycle. (For additional information see the Supplementary Rules). The Corduroy Enduro is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
Awards: Corduroy trophies will only be awarded on Sunday afternoon based on a total score for the 2 days. Riders who complete the entire event will receive a finisher’s medal.
Gas trucks: Gas trucks will be provided Saturday and Sunday (not required on Friday), be sure to bring 3 10L gas cans with your name clearly marked on all of them. Please do not bring large gas cans as there is limited room in the gas trucks.
Spectator Viewing Areas and Start Locations: Directions will be available at the Gooderham Community Centre, in the event program and on-line closer to the event date.
Accommodations: Camping is permitted at the Gooderham Community Centre (no services available), A $20 per camping vehicle fee will be charged. Or please search online for local rental cottages and other accommodations (www.highlandseast.ca). Gates close at 9:00pm Thursday, 10:00pm Friday and Saturday night.
Meals: Take-out food is available for purchase on site each day of the event.
Demo Rides: Thanks to our motorcycle sponsors, you will have the opportunity to ride one of the 2023 bike models on Super Demo Thursday, Friday and Saturday. 11:00 to 5:00 each day.
Trail Ride – Saturday: There will be a non-competitive trail ride on Saturday for anyone who wants to enjoy the Corduroy Enduro trails in a non-competitive format. Green off-road or blue on-road plated bikes required. This ride roughly follows the enduro route with optional short-cuts to by-pass difficult sections of trail. Register at the Corduroy Headquarters Gooderham. Ride leaves at 10:30am.
Dual Sport Ride – Sunday: Take in some of the spectator points for Sunday’s Enduro route while enjoying the beautiful backroads and trails on the Highlands. Blue on-road plated motorcycle required. For information contact Rally Connex at www.rallyconnex.com
Hoosier Tire Change Contest on – Saturday night – Place your 50/50 bets on the fastest time. All the proceeds go to Canada’s ISDE Team. Saturday night 8:00pm.
Corduroy Enduro® Vintage GP – Riders do not need to be Off-road Ontario members.
- Vintage GP – Date and Entry Fee: Friday, Sept 23rd – $50.00 Entry Fee
- Vintage GP – Course: Approximately 60km with 4 timed tests.
- Vintage GP – Classes (All bikes 1987 and older):
- V Class -no single shock, no liquid cooling, no disc brakes.
- V1 Class – the machine can have one of the above attributes.
- V2 Class – the machine can have two of the above attributes.
- V3 Class – The machine can have 3 of the above attributes.
- V100 Class – the age of the rider and the machine add up to more than 100.
- V110 Class – the age of the rider and the machine add up to more than 110.
****(Motorcycle does not need to be 1987 and older for the V100 class and / or V110)****
Corduroy Enduro® Vintage Bike Show
- Vintage Bike Show – Date and Entry Fee: Friday, September 23rd – No Charge
- Vintage Bike Show – Categories: Best Restored, Best as Ridden, or Best Machine with Corduroy Experience.