Corduroy ENDURO® Fan Guide

Admission – Admission to the Corduroy Enduro® is free; however, a one-time camping fee of $10 per overnight vehicle will be collected at the gate to the Community Centre. The Corduroy Enduro® issues wristbands for admission to this 3-day event. All riders and fans must sign a waiver to obtain their wristband (available at the front gate). Wristbands are valid for the entire event (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) and should not be removed until the completion of the event.

Camping – The local Municipality has passed a by-law to temporally allow Corduroy Enduro®Racers and Fans to use the Community Centre Grounds (including overnight camping), please read and respect the following items:

Camping – Primitive Camping – Primitive Camping is available on the Community Centre Grounds for a fee of $10 per licenced vehicle, payable upon entrance to the Community Centre grounds.  All persons entering the Community Centre grounds MUST sign a liability waiver and receive a wrist band (refer to Admissionabove).

Primitive camping means no electricity, water or sewer connections available so come prepared.  Port-a potties are available throughout the camping area, and the community centre has flush toilets.

Camping spaces cannot be reserved and are on a first come first serve basis.

Camping within the Pro Pit / Vendor Area is restricted.

Gates open on Wednesday at 12:00 noon

Gates close on Monday at 12:00 noon

Camping – Noise Curfew – Quiet time is from 10:00pm to 6:00am each night.No loud generators please, let’s respect our fellow racers and Community Centre neighbours.

Camping – Campfires – No open fires allowed.  Grills their ashes must be removed after the event weekend.  The organizer reserves the right to restrict or ban all fires.

Camping – Sanitation – All waste and wastewater MUST be disposed of properly off-site at a dump station.  There are no dump facilities on site.  Person’s caught dumping black or grey water will be immediately ejected from the facility.

Please be courteous and bag all your trash, placing it in or beside the provided garbage barrels for pick-up by the local Municipality.

Corduroy Enduro®Race Headquarters – Race Headquarters is at the heart of the action for the race weekend®. Watch the race starts, the Dash for Cash, the Final MX, visit our vendors and food trucks or hang out after the racing is over in the KTM Lounge or the Honda Theatre all located at the Robert McCausland Memorial Community Centre (1043 Community Center Road, Gooderham, Ontario K0M 1R0).

Corduroy Enduro®KTM Lounge – Join us on Friday and Saturday nights in the Corduroy KTM Lounge for live rider interviews, great music, or just chill out at the fire pit.

Corduroy Enduro®Honda Theatre – Also open on Friday and Saturday nights is the Corduroy Honda Theatre where you can watch that days video footage, watch previous years videos and movies and see event sponsor videos.

Demo Rides – Thanks to our motorcycle sponsors, you have the opportunity to ride one of the 2020 off-road models on Super Demo Thursday, or on Friday and Saturday afternoons. Bring your off-road riding gear and your drivers lisence.  Refer to the Schedule of Events (once posted) for riding times.

Emergency 911 – If you are a rider of a fan and you experience a medical emergency please call 911 and notify a track official immediately.

Event Date – Thursday, September 19th to Sunday, September 22nd, 2019

Fan Conduct – Offensive signs, public intoxication and profanity will not be tolerated.

Food Vendors – A Food Truck and Wood Fired Pizza truck will be available all weekend (Thursday to Sunday) at Race Headquarters (Gooderham Community Centre).

Husqvarna Dash for Cash – Friday – A dash for cash event will be held on Friday afternoon for the Top 16 Pro Riders and the Top 8 Women Pro Riders. Riders will go head to head in a winner takes all event. $1000 to the top Pro rider and $500 top Women Pro rider. 

Information – A Corduroy Enduro® representative will be available at limited times each day in the Community Centre to assist with general information, lost and found items and other event-related services.

Lang’s Offroad Trail Ride – Saturday –  There will be a trail ride on Saturday for anyone who wants to enjoy the Corduroy Enduro®in a non-competitive format on their own bike. Green or blue plate compatible – Register at the Corduroy Headquarters Gooderham.  Ride leaves at 10:30.

Lost and Found – Items will be available for claim at the Information / guest services area located within the Community Centre

Parking – Day parking at the community centre is free.  Please park in designated areas only keeping the fire lanes and roadways clear.

Parking – Special Needs – Please notify the Parking Marshall if you specific parking requirements.

Parc Ferme (Motorcycle Impound) – All competition motorcycles will be impounded on Saturday night. Riders will only be allowed to work on their bikes for 15 min prior to the impound on Saturday night and another 15 min prior to starting Sunday morning.

Pets – Pets are welcome but must be kept on a short leash at all times and never left unattended, including in the vehicle. Pet owners are responsible for their pet and the removal of pet waste.

Programs – Copies of the 2019 Promation Corduroy Enduro® Program – part of the rider entry package – will be made available at Race Headquarters (Robert McCausland Memorial Community Centre – Gooderham).  The Programs contain the official weekend schedule, maps of the course, route sheets, spectator points and other interesting information.

Pro Pits / Vendor Market –The Pro Pit/ Vendor Market Area is reserved for Pro riders and their teams, or vendors only.

Purse – The 2019 Promation Corduroy Enduro® has a purse of $12,000 to be awarded based on the rider’s overall standing in their class as follows:

  • Men Pro –                 1st $5000       2nd $2500      3rd $800         4th $400           5th $300
  • Woman’s Pro –        1st $1500       2nd $750        3rd $500          4th 250

Racer Classification – The Corduroy Enduro®follows the Off-road Ontario classification system:

  • Pro
  • Expert
  • Intermediate
  • Novice A
  • Novice B
  • Novice C
  • Vet Expert
  • Vet A
  • Vet B
  • Vet C
  • Vet +55
  • Women Pro
  • Women Intermediate
  • Women Novice
  • Vintage

Racer Number Plates – Number plates are different colours depending on the class the rider enters as follows:

  • Pro and Expert – White numbers on a red background
  • Women Pro – White Numbers on Blue Background
  • All other classes – Black numbers on a yellow background

Racer Arrowed Routes – All riders do not complete the entire course but will split off at specifically marked points depending on the difficulty of the upcoming terrain. All riders have a coloured sticker on their front number plate which corresponds to the route the rider is to follow.

 Pro and Expert  Pink arrows
 Woman Pro, Intermediate, Vet Expert, Novice A  Orange arrows
 B Classes including Woman Intermediate, Vet A  Blue arrows
 C Classes including Woman Novice, Vintage  Green arrows

Racing Start Times Friday 10:00 for Pro and Expert riders and 10:30 for Vintage GP Riders. Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am.

Rally Connex Duel Sport Ride – Sunday – Take in some of the spectator points for Sunday’s Enduro route while enjoying the beautiful backroads and trails of the Highlands. For information contact Rally Connex at www.rallyconnex.com

Re-entry – Guests may exit and re-enter the Community Centre Area (Race Headquarters) as long as they have their wrist band pass on.

Refunds – The Corduroy Enduro®does not issue refunds for admission passes / parking passes under any circumstances.

Restrooms – Port-a-potties are available on the Community Centre grounds and limited gas stops / spectator points throughout the weekend.  Public restrooms are available at the Community Centre

Scoring / race results – Refer to the Live Laps websiteon your phone or computer for up-to-date scoring and be sure to check out the scoring station TV located in the Community Centre.

Souvenirs – Corduroy Enduro®Souvenir T-shirts and hats are available for purchase at the Off-road Ontario trailer located at the Community Centre Main Entrance.

Spectator Viewing – Refer to the 2019 Corduroy Enduro®Program (once available) for Spectator viewing times, locations and directions.

Track Access – Spectators must stay off the track and keep a safe distance from the racing action.  It is your responsibility to keep yourself and your children a safe distance from the course.  Never turn your back to the oncoming racers.

Vendor Market – The Vendor Market area / Pro Pits are all located at Gooderham Community Centre – the Corduroy Enduro®Race Headquarters.

Vintage GP – The Vintage GP takes place at the Community Centre grounds on Friday September 20th.  Riders will face 60km of trails over 4 timed tests.  Classes are as follows:

  • 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.

Vintage Bike Show – The Vintage Bike Show is Saturday September 21st in the Community Centre parking lot.  Bikes will be on display at 2:00, awards are at 3:00.

Bike Show categories are:

  • Best Restored
  • Best as Ridden
  • Best Machine with Corduroy Experience

Comments, Concerns, Ideas – Please let us know what you think of the event by stopping at the Information area located inside the Community Centre and completing a comment card.