CORVID 19 Update – due the outbreak this event is now on hold. Planning for the event will restart and a new date set when the current restrictions have been relaxed which allows decisions to be made.
Event starts at 12.00pm and will complete by around 5:00pm.
Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd placed riders in all races and to the first placed team of the overall event.
Teams will comprise three nominated individual riders. Points will be accumulated to determine the winning team. Corporate Teams declare their Team Name and their three riders at sign on. Riders may win prizes in both individual and team categories. Teams can be mixed.
Insurance is provided through membership of British Cycling.
Entry to the races is through the British Cycling Website [here] (link to be updated when event approved).
Riders who are not members of British Cycling will need to obtain a Single Day Licence from British Cycling to enter the event [here].
The Race Schedule
All races will be run in accordance with the rules stated in the British Cycling Handbook [here]. The Devil Takes The Hindmost (Elimination) Race rules will have two minor changes where A) there will be no eliminations for the first five laps and b) a rider will be eliminated if they are more than 200m ahead of the pack at the start/finish line.
Races 4a and 4b (U14 and U16) will be run concurrently.
Cash and trophy prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd placed riders.
The Inter Club Points Competition
Points will be awarded to clubs for all 1st, 2nd and 3rd placed riders. Every club entrant will gain one point for his/her club. Each non-participating visitor/supporter/spectator who declare allegiance to a club at the Entry Gate will gain one point for that club. Every spectator ticket, including the free tickets for under 5s, purchased from our website will gain your club 1 point. Bring everyone and make it a family day out.
The presentation of prizes will be at around 5.00pm for which we have a very special guest making the awards.