Schwalbe / British Cycling 4X Series Rd1

MTB 4X , Nr Chester – Sunday, 12 Apr 2015

Event Summary

Event Overview

2015 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 Saturday and there will be registration during Saturday afternoon.

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 £30.00 plus British Cycling booking fee.

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 handbook. 

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 Details

Event URN:

376824

Start Date:

Sun, 12th Apr 2015

Event Type:

MTB 4X (Competitive)

Venue:

Harthill, -, Nr Chester, CH3 9LQ

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Series:

British Cycling 4X Series

Results

Confirmed Results

Big Fun 17+

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Big Fun 17+ - Results
1.  Luther Griffiths Finished 0

1. Luther Griffiths -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
2.  Ryan Turner Finished 0

2. Ryan Turner -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
3.  Steven Adam Finished Master 0

3. Steven Adam -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
4.  Ryan Humphreys Alnwick Cycling Club Finished 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished
5.  Martin Pritchard Finished 0

5. Martin Pritchard -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
6.  Andrew Calland Finished 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished
7.  Harry Nicholson Finished 0

7. Harry Nicholson -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished

Junior 17-18

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Junior 17-18 - Results
1.  Joe Wallbridge Bristol BMX Club Finished Junior 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
2.  Rhys Jenner Finished Junior 125

2. Rhys Jenner -

Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
3.  Stuart Burrows Finished Junior 110
Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
4.  Christopher Potter Finished Junior 100
Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
5.  James McCarthy Finished Junior 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
6.  Macaulee Moore Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A

Juvenile 13-14

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Juvenile 13-14 - Results
1.  Declan Willicombe Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club Finished Juvenile 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
2.  Ted Dalleywater Royston Rockets BMX Racing Clu... Finished Juvenile 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
3.  Rhys Mahon Finished Juvenile 110

3. Rhys Mahon -

Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
4.  Callum Rhead Finished Juvenile 100

4. Callum Rhead -

Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
5.  Nicholas Harding Finished Juvenile 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
6.  Alexander Gray Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club Finished Juvenile 80
Points: 80 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
7.  Matthew Ferguson Hamsterley Trailblazers Finished Youth 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
8.  Joe Cooper Finished 0

8. Joe Cooper -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
9.  Josh Martindale Finished Juvenile 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile

Master 30-39

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Master 30-39 - Results
1.  Stephen Russell Finished Master 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
2.  Gary Edwards Finished Master 125

2. Gary Edwards -

Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
3.  Chris Cumming Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Master 110
Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
4.  Michael Dewsnap Finished Master 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
5.  Andy Bray Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Master 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
6.  Adam Hill Manchester BMX Club Finished N/A 80
Points: 80 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
7.  Christopher Hinde Finished Master 70
Points: 70 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
8.  Neil Harbour Manchester BMX Club Finished Master 65
Points: 65 | Status: Finished | Category: Master

Pro Elite

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Pro Elite - Results
1.  Duncan Ferris Finished Master 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
2.  Luke Cryer Finished Elite 125

2. Luke Cryer -

Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite
3.  James Whitby Finished Elite 110

3. James Whitby -

Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite
4.  Nathan Parsons Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Elite 100
Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite
5.  Alexander Metcalfe Finished Elite 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite
6.  Matthew Sills Finished Elite 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite
7.  Gabriel Suarez Martinez Finished 0

7. Gabriel Suarez Martinez -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
8.  dimitri lenaerts Finished 0

8. dimitri lenaerts -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
9.  Dave Richardson Leisure Lakes Bikes.com Finished Elite 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite

Rippers (10-12)

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Rippers (10-12) - Results
1.  Louie Partridge Decoy BMX Club Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
2.  Callum Greenwood Bristol BMX Club Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
3.  Tyler Partridge Decoy BMX Club Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
4.  Luke Madley Finished N/A 0

4. Luke Madley -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
5.  George Madley Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A

Senior 18-29

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Senior 18-29 - Results
1.  Jordan Scott Finished 0

1. Jordan Scott -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
2.  Ash Brown Finished N/A 125

2. Ash Brown -

Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
3.  Martin Dorn Finished 0

3. Martin Dorn -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
4.  Daniel Wagstaff Finished Senior 100
Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
5.  Jonathon Kanalas Warsop Wheelies BMX Club Finished Senior 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
6.  Andrew Cooper Finished Senior 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
7.  Jamie Mercer Knowsley BMX Club Finished Senior 70
Points: 70 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
8.  Ben Jones Finished Senior 65

8. Ben Jones -

Points: 65 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
9.  Mop Head Finished 0

9. Mop Head -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
10.  Joshua Harris Finished Senior 55

10. Joshua Harris -

Points: 55 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
11.  Lewis Ashe Knowsley BMX Club Finished Senior 50
Points: 50 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
12.  Chris Beckett Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Senior 47
Points: 47 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
13.  Alastair Keen Finished Senior 44

13. Alastair Keen -

Points: 44 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
14.  Mike Hayward Finished Senior 41

14. Mike Hayward -

Points: 41 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
15.  Richard Holroyd Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Senior 38
Points: 38 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
16.  Cai Mahon Finished N/A 36

16. Cai Mahon -

Points: 36 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
17.  David Thomason Finished N/A 34
Points: 34 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
18.  Tom Burch Finished Senior 32

18. Tom Burch -

Points: 32 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
19.  Luke Roberts Finished Senior 30

19. Luke Roberts -

Points: 30 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior

Veteran 40+

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Veteran 40+ - Results
1.  Jason Jessop Braintree BMX Racing Club Finished Veteran 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
2.  Benjamin Rafferty Finished Veteran 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
3.  Philip Gray Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club Finished Veteran 110
Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
4.  Simon Rickett Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Veteran 100
Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
5.  Cheyne Greenwood Finished Veteran 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
6.  Jonathan Walters Finished Veteran 80
Points: 80 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
7.  Paul Soden Birmingham BMX Club Finished Veteran 70
Points: 70 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
8.  Jason Holland Finished Veteran 65
Points: 65 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
9.  John Lord Dame Cycling Finished Veteran 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran

Women

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Women - Results
1.  Heather Kay Gawton Gravity Hub Finished Master 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
2.  Tyde D'Souza Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Youth 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
3.  Natasha Bradley Decoy BMX Club Finished Junior 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
4.  Liz Fowler Finished Senior 150

4. Liz Fowler -

Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
5.  Megan Wherry Dame Cycling Finished Youth 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
6.  Mabel Mundy Finished N/A 125

6. Mabel Mundy -

Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
7.  Clare Curtis Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Master 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
8.  Claire Calland Finished Senior 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
9.  Marie Brown Finished N/A 110

9. Marie Brown -

Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
10.  Sheena Booker Dame Cycling Finished Veteran 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
11.  Cheryl Deery Finished N/A 100

11. Cheryl Deery -

Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
12.  Hannah Escott Finished Senior 110

12. Hannah Escott -

Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
13.  Hayley Moomin Finished N/A 0

13. Hayley Moomin -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
14.  Abi Wherry Dame Cycling Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
15.  Jo McAllister Finished N/A 0

15. Jo McAllister -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A

Youth 15-16

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Youth 15-16 - Results
1.  Aaron Dalleywater Royston Rockets BMX Racing Clu... Finished Youth 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
2.  Charles Currie Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Youth 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
3.  Oscar Powell Finished Youth 110

3. Oscar Powell -

Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
4.  Matthew Griffin Finished Youth 100
Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
5.  Ben Martindale Finished Youth 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
6.  Matthew O'Brien Cornwall BMX Racing Club Finished N/A 80
Points: 80 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
7.  Gregory Travis Finished Youth 70
Points: 70 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
8.  Fin Keogh Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Youth 65
Points: 65 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth

Reports

Guide: British Cycling MTB Four Cross Series round one

Posted 10/04/2015 - British Cycling

Series opens on Sunday at Harthill in Cheshire

View Full Report

About the Event

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

The Races

Big Fun 17+ Race
Date Start Classification Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 Non-Ranking N/A
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
Non-Ranking,  | N/A
Fun 13-16 Race
Date Start Classification Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 Non-Ranking N/A
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
Non-Ranking,  | N/A
Junior 17-18 Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Junior
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Junior
Juvenile 13-14 Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Juvenile
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Juvenile
Master 30-39 Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Master
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Master
Pro Elite Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Elite
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Elite
Rippers (10-12) Race
Date Start Classification Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 Non-Ranking 10-12
Entry: On Day: (£20.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
Non-Ranking,  | 10-12
Senior 18-29 Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Senior
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Senior
Veteran 40+ Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B G/Vet, Veteran
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | G/Vet, Veteran
Women Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Elite, Junior, ...
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Elite, Junior, ...
Youth 15-16 Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Youth
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Youth

Event Summary

Event Overview

2015 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 Saturday and there will be registration during Saturday afternoon.

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 £30.00 plus British Cycling booking fee.

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 handbook. 

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.
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Event Details

Event URN:

376824

Start Date:

Sun, 12th Apr 2015

Event Type:

MTB 4X (Competitive)

Venue:

Harthill, -, Nr Chester, CH3 9LQ

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Series:

British Cycling 4X Series

Results

Confirmed Results

Big Fun 17+

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Big Fun 17+ - Results
1.  Luther Griffiths Finished 0

1. Luther Griffiths -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
2.  Ryan Turner Finished 0

2. Ryan Turner -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
3.  Steven Adam Finished Master 0

3. Steven Adam -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
4.  Ryan Humphreys Alnwick Cycling Club Finished 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished
5.  Martin Pritchard Finished 0

5. Martin Pritchard -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
6.  Andrew Calland Finished 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished
7.  Harry Nicholson Finished 0

7. Harry Nicholson -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished

Junior 17-18

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Junior 17-18 - Results
1.  Joe Wallbridge Bristol BMX Club Finished Junior 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
2.  Rhys Jenner Finished Junior 125

2. Rhys Jenner -

Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
3.  Stuart Burrows Finished Junior 110
Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
4.  Christopher Potter Finished Junior 100
Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
5.  James McCarthy Finished Junior 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
6.  Macaulee Moore Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A

Juvenile 13-14

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Juvenile 13-14 - Results
1.  Declan Willicombe Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club Finished Juvenile 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
2.  Ted Dalleywater Royston Rockets BMX Racing Clu... Finished Juvenile 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
3.  Rhys Mahon Finished Juvenile 110

3. Rhys Mahon -

Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
4.  Callum Rhead Finished Juvenile 100

4. Callum Rhead -

Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
5.  Nicholas Harding Finished Juvenile 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
6.  Alexander Gray Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club Finished Juvenile 80
Points: 80 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile
7.  Matthew Ferguson Hamsterley Trailblazers Finished Youth 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
8.  Joe Cooper Finished 0

8. Joe Cooper -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
9.  Josh Martindale Finished Juvenile 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Juvenile

Master 30-39

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Master 30-39 - Results
1.  Stephen Russell Finished Master 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
2.  Gary Edwards Finished Master 125

2. Gary Edwards -

Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
3.  Chris Cumming Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Master 110
Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
4.  Michael Dewsnap Finished Master 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
5.  Andy Bray Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Master 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
6.  Adam Hill Manchester BMX Club Finished N/A 80
Points: 80 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
7.  Christopher Hinde Finished Master 70
Points: 70 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
8.  Neil Harbour Manchester BMX Club Finished Master 65
Points: 65 | Status: Finished | Category: Master

Pro Elite

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Pro Elite - Results
1.  Duncan Ferris Finished Master 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
2.  Luke Cryer Finished Elite 125

2. Luke Cryer -

Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite
3.  James Whitby Finished Elite 110

3. James Whitby -

Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite
4.  Nathan Parsons Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Elite 100
Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite
5.  Alexander Metcalfe Finished Elite 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite
6.  Matthew Sills Finished Elite 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite
7.  Gabriel Suarez Martinez Finished 0

7. Gabriel Suarez Martinez -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
8.  dimitri lenaerts Finished 0

8. dimitri lenaerts -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
9.  Dave Richardson Leisure Lakes Bikes.com Finished Elite 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite

Rippers (10-12)

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Rippers (10-12) - Results
1.  Louie Partridge Decoy BMX Club Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
2.  Callum Greenwood Bristol BMX Club Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
3.  Tyler Partridge Decoy BMX Club Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
4.  Luke Madley Finished N/A 0

4. Luke Madley -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
5.  George Madley Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A

Senior 18-29

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Senior 18-29 - Results
1.  Jordan Scott Finished 0

1. Jordan Scott -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
2.  Ash Brown Finished N/A 125

2. Ash Brown -

Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
3.  Martin Dorn Finished 0

3. Martin Dorn -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
4.  Daniel Wagstaff Finished Senior 100
Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
5.  Jonathon Kanalas Warsop Wheelies BMX Club Finished Senior 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
6.  Andrew Cooper Finished Senior 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
7.  Jamie Mercer Knowsley BMX Club Finished Senior 70
Points: 70 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
8.  Ben Jones Finished Senior 65

8. Ben Jones -

Points: 65 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
9.  Mop Head Finished 0

9. Mop Head -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished
10.  Joshua Harris Finished Senior 55

10. Joshua Harris -

Points: 55 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
11.  Lewis Ashe Knowsley BMX Club Finished Senior 50
Points: 50 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
12.  Chris Beckett Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Senior 47
Points: 47 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
13.  Alastair Keen Finished Senior 44

13. Alastair Keen -

Points: 44 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
14.  Mike Hayward Finished Senior 41

14. Mike Hayward -

Points: 41 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
15.  Richard Holroyd Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Senior 38
Points: 38 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
16.  Cai Mahon Finished N/A 36

16. Cai Mahon -

Points: 36 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
17.  David Thomason Finished N/A 34
Points: 34 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
18.  Tom Burch Finished Senior 32

18. Tom Burch -

Points: 32 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
19.  Luke Roberts Finished Senior 30

19. Luke Roberts -

Points: 30 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior

Veteran 40+

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Veteran 40+ - Results
1.  Jason Jessop Braintree BMX Racing Club Finished Veteran 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
2.  Benjamin Rafferty Finished Veteran 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
3.  Philip Gray Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club Finished Veteran 110
Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
4.  Simon Rickett Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Veteran 100
Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
5.  Cheyne Greenwood Finished Veteran 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
6.  Jonathan Walters Finished Veteran 80
Points: 80 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
7.  Paul Soden Birmingham BMX Club Finished Veteran 70
Points: 70 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
8.  Jason Holland Finished Veteran 65
Points: 65 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
9.  John Lord Dame Cycling Finished Veteran 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran

Women

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Women - Results
1.  Heather Kay Gawton Gravity Hub Finished Master 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
2.  Tyde D'Souza Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Youth 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
3.  Natasha Bradley Decoy BMX Club Finished Junior 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior
4.  Liz Fowler Finished Senior 150

4. Liz Fowler -

Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
5.  Megan Wherry Dame Cycling Finished Youth 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
6.  Mabel Mundy Finished N/A 125

6. Mabel Mundy -

Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
7.  Clare Curtis Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Master 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Master
8.  Claire Calland Finished Senior 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
9.  Marie Brown Finished N/A 110

9. Marie Brown -

Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
10.  Sheena Booker Dame Cycling Finished Veteran 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Veteran
11.  Cheryl Deery Finished N/A 100

11. Cheryl Deery -

Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
12.  Hannah Escott Finished Senior 110

12. Hannah Escott -

Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior
13.  Hayley Moomin Finished N/A 0

13. Hayley Moomin -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
14.  Abi Wherry Dame Cycling Finished N/A 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
15.  Jo McAllister Finished N/A 0

15. Jo McAllister -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A

Youth 15-16

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Youth 15-16 - Results
1.  Aaron Dalleywater Royston Rockets BMX Racing Clu... Finished Youth 150
Points: 150 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
2.  Charles Currie Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Youth 125
Points: 125 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
3.  Oscar Powell Finished Youth 110

3. Oscar Powell -

Points: 110 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
4.  Matthew Griffin Finished Youth 100
Points: 100 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
5.  Ben Martindale Finished Youth 90
Points: 90 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
6.  Matthew O'Brien Cornwall BMX Racing Club Finished N/A 80
Points: 80 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A
7.  Gregory Travis Finished Youth 70
Points: 70 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth
8.  Fin Keogh Carrick Riders Mountain Bike C... Finished Youth 65
Points: 65 | Status: Finished | Category: Youth

Reports

Guide: British Cycling MTB Four Cross Series round one

Posted 10/04/2015 - British Cycling

Series opens on Sunday at Harthill in Cheshire

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About the Event

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

The Races

Big Fun 17+ Race
Date Start Classification Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 Non-Ranking N/A
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
Non-Ranking,  | N/A
Fun 13-16 Race
Date Start Classification Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 Non-Ranking N/A
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
Non-Ranking,  | N/A
Junior 17-18 Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Junior
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Junior
Juvenile 13-14 Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Juvenile
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Juvenile
Master 30-39 Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Master
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Master
Pro Elite Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Elite
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Elite
Rippers (10-12) Race
Date Start Classification Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 Non-Ranking 10-12
Entry: On Day: (£20.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
Non-Ranking,  | 10-12
Senior 18-29 Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Senior
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Senior
Veteran 40+ Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B G/Vet, Veteran
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | G/Vet, Veteran
Women Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Elite, Junior, ...
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Elite, Junior, ...
Youth 15-16 Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 12/04/15 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Youth
Entry: On Day: (£40.00)
Sun 12/04/15 – 09:30
MTB National B, MTB 4X National B | Youth

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