Summer Series.

BC Regional B Category Ranking Events

British Cycling Race Licence

To compete in their Region’s Summer Race Series a valid BC Silver or Gold membership is required. However, a rider without membership may ride in the Novice categories.

Ask your club secretary for details or click here for the BC Site.

Summer Series 2017 Race Fees –

Online via the British Cycling web site;

Experts (20″ and Cruiser) Only £14 per Class plus £1 admin fee

Novice £8 per class plus £1 admin fee

On The Day;

Experts   (20″ and Cruiser) £20.00 per class

Novices   £10-00

Parking £3-00

Summer Series Time Schedule

On Line Registration closes 11.00pm on the Friday before the event.

On the Day;

10.00 a.m. – 11.30 a.m
Registration and Rider Check In – All Pre-Registered must sign against their name on the Rider List before close of registration. Riders who have not signed in will be removed form the event – no refunds will be given.

10.45 a.m. – 12.00 p.m.
Gate Practice in two groups

12.15 – 12.30p.m.
Racing Starts

Race Classes

Novices

7 and Under, 8-10, 11 – 13, 14-16, 17+

Male

6 under, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17 -24, 25 -29, Superclass (17+), Masters (30+), Veteran (40+)

At most rounds some classes will be merged (11-12, 13-14, 15-16) after registration to provide bigger classes and more competitive racing. This may also apply to other classes on the day.

Superclass is a payback class for any rider 17 yrs and over or 16yrs by application to the Regional Committee

Female

6 and Under 7-8,  9-10, 11-12, 13-14, 15-16, Championship (17+)

Classes may be merged on the day.

Cruiser 

9-12, 13-14, 15-16, 17-29,  30-39, 40-44, 45+, Ladies 17-29 and 30+

At most rounds classes 17-29 upwards will be merged after registration to provide bigger classes and more competitive racing. This may also apply to other classes on the day.

Awards, Standings and Qualification

To qualify for the British Championships, riders must compete in at least 5 rounds in their main class and if they ride a second class they must compete in at least 3 rounds in that class – all events must be part of the East Region Series

A riders Series Standing is based on a their best 6 results.

Series Trophies will be awarded to riders who compete in 6 or more rounds in the same class.

Superclass is payback with top three riders taking awards. The prize fund is a minimum of £100 paid out as 50% to 1st, 30% to 2nd and 20% to 3rd. The fund will increase with 11 or more riders.

NOTE:

All Pre-Registered must sign against their name on the Rider List before close of registration. Riders who have not signed in will be removed form the event – no refunds will be given.

Check the moto sheets carefully – errors must be reported to Administration no later than 12.00 p.m.

Except for the 6&Under Male / Female and Novice and 7&Under Novice Classes no parents are allowed in the pens or on the start hill.

Only First Aid and Race Officials are allowed within the track area. Parents / Guardians of riders may be invited onto the track to assist fallen riders at the discretion of the officials.

Please remember – it is rider’s responsibility to be ready for their race! Make sure you are the back of the Start Hill in time for you race to be called.

The Regional Committee may introduce supplementary regulations at any time during the Series if it is felt beneficial to the sport.

On all racing rules, incidents or disputes, the Chief Referee’s decision is final.