Event URN:
316999
Start date:
Sun, 6th Apr 2014
Event Type:
MTB 4X (Competitive)
Venue:
Harthill
-, Nr Chester, CH3 9LQ
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Series:
National 4X Series
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Event promoted by:
Naked Racing ( website )
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Event website:
http://www.british4x.com
Event organiser:
Mr Christopher Roberts
07540 723254
Info for Riders:
For all categories other than Fun, a full licence is required to race.

Please check the British 4x website for details.

www.british4x.com

Sign on: 9am until 11am
Practice: 9.30am to 11.30am
Racing commences at 12:00
3 Motos
Podiums 4.30pm
Preview Races:
Date Start Race name Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 Big Fun 17+ Non-Ranking N/A
6 Apr 14 09:30 Fun 13-16 Non-Ranking N/A
6 Apr 14 09:30 Junior 17-18 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Junior
6 Apr 14 09:30 Juvenile 13-14 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Juvenile

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2014 Race Schedule: 

Friday – The bike park is open as normal and you must follow the local rules & fees.

The course will be marked out on Friday and there will be registration during Friday evening.

 

Saturday 4th April 2014 - Euro 4X Series Rd1 

 

Saturday Night is the DMR Bikes Pump Track Challenge and Sunday 


Sunday – Race Day

Registration 8.30am to 10.30am You must sign on and register before riding the track.

09.30 Open practice on whole track.

10:30 Gate Practice Session 1 for Fun, Big Fun, Rippers, Juvenile, Youth, Master, Vets and Ladies only (Number Boards 251+)

11.00  Gate Practice Session 2 for Junior, Senior, Pro Elite only (Number boards 250 and below

During Gate practice sessions the lower half of the track is open to everyone as normal.

11.25 Rider List posted – you must check this list before the motos are drawn. Any mistakes cannot be rectified after the motos have been printed.

11.30 Course Closed.

11.45 Motos Printed

12.00 Riders meeting.

12.05 3 Motos

Run Offs

Heats

Finals
4.30pm Podiums Top 5 in each category


Entry procedure, distribution of identification numbers: The race is pre-entry only, though if spaces remain, we will accept very limited entries on the day. Enter via the British Cycling website.

If you’re racing Fun or Big Fun you do not need a race licence but for all other categories please make sure you have a valid British Cycling Membership (Silver or Gold) and a Race Licence. Race entry is £25.00 plus a £0.70 booking fee.

Foreign riders please e-mail me directly at chris.roberts@british4x.com with the following information: First name Surname *** Category Date of Birth Age on December 31st 2013 Full Address Emergency contact name and address e-mail address UCI Code

Racer numbers will be available at Registration where all riders must sign on and present their valid racing licence (except Fun). Failure to produce a valid racing licence will mean an instant £10.00 cash administration charge that will go straight to British Cycling. Once paid the rider can then complete registration and compete in the event.
Riders will be given one number board for the series. It is their responsibility to look after it. A lost number board will mean a £5.00 charge for a replacement as will a number board that has a modified shape and sponsors' logos removed. No defacing of number boards. The number boards remain the property of British 4X Series until the end of your race season.

Rider Registration is open: Sunday 08:30 to 10:30

  • Fun 13 to 16 Riders must be in the year of their 13th or 16th birthdays.
  • Big Fun - Riders must be in there 17th year or older.
  • Rippers Riders must be in the year of their 10th, 11th or 12th birthdays. 
  • Juvenile - Riders must be in the year of their 13th or 14th birthday.
  • Youth - Riders in the year of their 15th or 16th birthdays.
  • Junior - Riders in the year of their 17th or 18th birthdays.
  • Senior - Riders in the year of their 19th birthday then the Senior category is the appropriate aged based category.
  • Master - For riders aged 30 to 39.  
  • Veteran - For riders aged 40+


Prize Money: The 3 in Pro Elite Men will receive prize money.

 

Race Regulations: The event will run under BC and UCI Regulations and Penalties. Please make sure you aware of the rules. A course inspection will performed before the start of practice with the Chief BC Commissaire and any recommendations will be implemented.

The course will be covered by marshals. They will have red and yellow flags, radio communications and be briefed each morning.
British 4X rules incorporate those laid out in the current BC and UCI handbook of 2013. 

We recommend that all riders and especially Juvenile and Youth age riders must wear the following body armour: Full Spine Elbow pads Knee pads.

Behavior - Anti-social behaviour, vandalsim, riding mini-bikes, motorbikes, driving recklessly at the event (Disqualified). Acts of violence, intimidation or vandalism will receive a lifetime ban. Under suspicion of theft, the police will be called and you will be detained until their arrival

Race Timing: Race Timing will be carried out by the British 4X Team, Results will be posted in the main arena on completion of each event and online by Monday 12:00 after the event.  The riders will start from the 4 man start gate. The finish line officals will identify riders by there number board to capture the riders crossing the line.

Overall Series

Top 3 Riders on Podium

Minimum of 5 riders to make a Series Podium category

Best 5 from 6 Rounds with the Final round being the deciding round if any category is drawn on Points.

If there is a draw on the final race highest place finisher decides the title using the count back.

Points award by finishing position in race category.

 

Team Cup:

Team Members need to be registered at the first round of the series. Riders can be added to the team until the 3rd round of the series but the points cannot be back dated.

There is a registration fee of £10 per team (all the money collected from registering a team will go to the winning team at the end of the series) – Only registered teams will score points.  All rounds count for the team cup with the top 3 highest place point’s scorers counting from each team. You can register up to 10 team members.

 

Medical: Paramedic Medical Cover will be provided, both on course and from an identifiable Base Station in the event arena. 

 

Illegal Drugs Policy:

We run a zero tolerance policy on illegal drugs. If we suspect you are in possession of or using illegal drugs we will ask you to leave the venue and the Police may well be called.

Rider Conduct:

A rider seen/herd to be talking about taking out another rider will be disqualified from the race and will receive no refund.  

Camping: Camping will be available onsite in a separate Camping area.
PA System: A full Public Announcement Facility will be on site with announcements throughout the day. A Notice Board will also be on display in the Race Office/Rider Registration area for displaying information regarding the event.

Catering: There will be onsite Catering providing fresh hot and cold food and refreshments. 

Toilets: This will also include men & women-only facilities. All will be serviced on Saturday evening and re-stocked throughout the weekend.

Refunds and Transfers: If you wish to cancel a booking please note the following cancellation conditions: 29+ days notice: £75% paid back. 15-28 days notice: 50% paid back. 14 days or less notice: no refund.
Transfer requests 14 days or less notice are not applicable. Please note you cannot swap your entry with a new rider. Please note the race weekend set up starts from on Friday therefore the timescales above mean all e-mails must be received by our deadline which is 17.00 on the Thursday.
Please email chris.roberts@british4x.com. Please note we will not deal with any cancellations over the phone, by text or Facebook. British 4X Series reserves the right to modify or cancel any event if circumstances beyond the control of the organiser should arise. This includes cancellation of event due to extreme weather, acts of God, violence, civil disobedience and war. If a British 4X Series event is cancelled we will not be liable for costs of travel fares, hotels, or any other expenses that may be incurred. It is your responsibility to ensure the race is going ahead before travelling. We will do our best to inform you if the race has to be cancelled but we do not accept liability if we are unable to contact you. We strongly advise that you check before making travel and accommodation arrangements. If the event is cancelled we are unable to refund or part refund any entry fee. We are also unable to transfer your entry to another event. 
Please follow the British 4X Series on Facebook to ensure you are kept up to date.

Live Updates: 
All Motos, heats and finals all be uploaded live to the British 4X Website during race day subject to 3G phone signal.


Media: Video, race reports and photos will be avaible after the race and will be supplied to Dirt Magazine, Pinkbike.com, British Cycling, Wideopen, Ride.io, Cycling News, Moredirt, and more to follow.

 

Rules- Full List on http://www.british4x.com/race/rules-for-british-4x-series/

 

Event Location:

-,
Nr Chester,
CH3 9LQ

Race: Big Fun 17+

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 24 days 22 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 Non-Ranking --- N/A ---

Race: Fun 13-16

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 23 days 23 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 Non-Ranking --- N/A ---

Race: Junior 17-18

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 23 days 23 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Junior ---

Race: Juvenile 13-14

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 23 days 23 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Juvenile ---

Race: Master 30-39

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 23 days 23 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Master ---

Race: Pro Elite

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 23 days 23 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Elite ---

Race: Rippers (10-12)

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 23 days 23 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 Non-Ranking --- 10-12 ---

Race: Senior 18-29

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 23 days 23 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Senior ---

Race: Veteran 40+

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 23 days 23 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B G/Vet, Veteran ---

Race: Women

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 23 days 23 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Elite, Junior, Juven... ---

Race: Youth 15-16

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Online entry closed 1 year 1 month 23 days 23 hours 44 minutes 7 seconds  ago
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
6 Apr 14 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Youth ---

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Confirmed Results

Race name: Big Fun 17+

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Mike Hill Finished 0
2 Gee Coles Finished 0
3 James Dalleywater Swinemoor Primary Finished Master 0
4 Michael Dewsnap Finished Master 0
5 Matt Booker Finished 0
6 Ryan Turner Mid Shropshire Wheelers Finished Senior 0
7 Sam Matthews Finished 0
8 Alex Sheldon Finished 0
9 Ryan Humphries Finished 0
10 Chris Beckett Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Junior 0
11 Ryan Byrne Finished 0
12 James Allen Finished 0
13 Joe Bethell Finished 0
14 Richard Smith Finished 0

Confirmed Results

Race name: Junior 17-18

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Arthur Cotterell Finished Junior 150
2 Rhys Jenner Finished Junior 125
3 Jordan Scott Gawton Gravity Hub Finished Junior 110
4 Keaton Greenwood Finished Junior 100
5 Cal Wootton Finished N/A 0
6 Reece Richards Finished Junior 80
7 Luke Roberts Finished Junior 70
8 Skye Beagley Roch Valley Raiders Finished Junior 65
9 Connor Hudson 44Racing Finished Junior 60
10 Ben Lovell Black Canon Collective Finished Junior 55
11 Cai Mahon Finished Junior 50
12 Oliver Butler Black Canon Collective Finished Junior 47
13 Joe Wallbridge Bristol BMX Club Finished Junior 44
14 Sam Eadie Chicksands Bike Park CC Finished Junior 41
15 George Wise Banbury Star CC Finished Junior 38
16 Christopher Brain Finished Junior 36
17 Conor O'Brien Finished Junior 34
18 Ryan Horner Finished Junior 32

Confirmed Results

Race name: Juvenile 13-14

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Declan Willicombe Chicksands Bike Park CC Finished Juvenile 150
2 Alexander Gray Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club Finished Juvenile 125
3 Louis Donlan Finished Youth 0
4 Callum Rhead Finished Juvenile 110
5 Jamie Emmett Pearce Cycles RT Finished Juvenile 100
6 Ben Martindale Finished Juvenile 90
7 Joseph Bagley Finished Juvenile 80

Confirmed Results

Race name: Master 30-39

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Matthew Hillyard Finished Master 150
2 Dominic Bent Finished Master 125
3 Stephen Russell Bad Ass Bikes Finished Master 110
4 David Sibley Finished Master 100
5 Nick Hill Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club Finished Master 90
6 Mark Sleigh Birmingham BMX Club Finished Master 80
7 Chris Cumming Carrick Riders Finished Master 70
8 Lee Feery Finished Master 65
9 Chris Smith Team Identiti Finished Master 60
10 Steven Adam Finished Master 55
11 Neil Harbour Manchester BMX Club Finished Master 50
12 Joseph Kennedy Finished Master 47
13 Robert Sherratt Finished Master 0
14 Diego Di Napoli Schwalbe UK Finished Master 0
15 Shane Kluckow Finished Master 38
16 Matt Clarke Finished Master 36
17 Adam Hill Manchester BMX Club Finished Master 34
18 Andy Bray Carrick Riders Finished Master 32

Confirmed Results

Race name: Pro Elite

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Scott Beaumont Yeti Racing UK Finished Elite 150
2 Nathan Parsons Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Elite 0
3 Duncan Ferris Finished Elite 110
4 Dave Richardson Yeti Racing UK Finished Elite 100
5 William Evans Finished Elite 90
6 Leon Rosser Finished Elite 80
7 Luke Cryer Finished Elite 70
8 Joe Mallinson Finished Elite 65
9 Alexander Metcalfe Rotherham BMX Finished Elite 60
10 David Roberts Finished Elite 55
11 Richard Swales Finished Senior 50
12 Paul Bakewell Finished Elite 47
13 Gareth Parr Finished Elite 44
14 Jack Hudson Finished Elite 41

Confirmed Results

Race name: Rippers (10-12)

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Tyla Rosser Finished 0
2 Rhys Mahon RLS Cycling Club Finished N/A 0
3 Adam Wilson Finished 0
4 Callum Greenwood Finished N/A 0

Confirmed Results

Race name: Senior 18-29

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 James Whitby Finished Senior 150
2 Tom Burch Finished Senior 0
3 Alastair Keen Finished Senior 110
4 Jethro Stride Finished Senior 100
5 Matthew Sills Finished Senior 90
6 Andrew Cooper Finished Senior 0
7 Joshua Harris Finished Senior 70
8 Joshua Dillon Finished Senior 65
9 Ross Peterson Finished Senior 60
10 Ash Brown Finished Senior 55
11 Jamie Mercer Knowsley BMX Club Finished Senior 50
12 Richard Holroyd Carrick Riders Finished Senior 47
13 Lewis Ashe Knowsley BMX Club Finished Senior 44
14 Aaron-Paul Long Finished Senior 41
15 Lee Green Finished Senior 38
16 Ben Tripp Finished Senior 36
17 Lewis Fletcher Roch Valley Raiders Finished Senior 34
18 Mike Hayward Finished Senior 32
19 Adam Thomas Hayes Hawks BMX Club Finished Senior 30
20 David Thomason Finished Senior 28
21 Mop Head Finished 0

Confirmed Results

Race name: Veteran 40+

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Benjamin Rafferty Finished Veteran 0
2 Simon Paton British Downhill Series Finished Veteran 125
3 Simon Turner Finished Veteran 110
4 Simon Rickett Carrick Riders Finished Veteran 100
5 Philip Gray Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club Finished Veteran 90
6 Anthony Fisher Mid Lancs BMX Finished Veteran 80
7 Paul Soden Birmingham BMX Club Finished Veteran 70
8 John Lord Gloucester BMX Race Club Finished Veteran 65
9 Jonathan Walters Finished Veteran 60
10 Jason Holland Finished Veteran 55
11 Craig Mills Roch Valley Raiders Finished Veteran 50
12 Paul Mounsey Chicksands Bike Park CC Finished Veteran 47

Confirmed Results

Race name: Women

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Cara Murray Finished Senior 150
2 Tyde D'Souza Carrick Riders Finished Juvenile 150
3 Megan Wherry Finished Juvenile 125
4 Heather Kay West Coast MTB/Velotive Finished Master 150
5 Hannah Escott Finished Senior 125
6 Clare Curtis Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Master 125
7 Mabel Mundy Lee Valley Youth Cycling Club Finished Youth 150
8 Abigail Legge University of Sheffield CC Finished Senior 110
9 Marie Brown 4 Motion Darlington Finished Senior 100
10 Abi Wherry Carrick Riders Finished N/A 0

Confirmed Results

Race name: Youth 15-16

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
1 Aaron Dalleywater Royston Rockets BMX Racing Clu... Finished Youth 150
2 Stuart Burrows Finished Youth 125
3 Christopher Potter Finished Youth 110
4 James Kirby Finished Youth 100
5 Charles Currie Carrick Riders Finished Youth 90
6 Tom Griffiths Finished Youth 80
7 Matthew O'Brien Cornwall BMX Racing Club Finished Youth 70
8 Matthew Griffin Finished Youth 65
9 Kyle Smith Finished Youth 60
10 Macaulee Moore Finished N/A 55
11 Jacob Fieret Finished Youth 50
12 Joshua Smith Finished Youth 47