BUCS Downhill Championships

MTB DH , TAUNTON – Friday, 19 Apr 2013

Event Summary

Event Overview

BUCS is pleased to announce the MTB Downhill Championships will take place Friday 19- Saturday 20 April 2013 at Combe Sydenham.


Combe Sydenham on Friday 19th & Saturday 20th of April 2013.


The Venue: Combe Sydenham country park is situated on the eastern edge of the Exmoor National Park. The venue is well signposted from every direction, just follow the brown tourist signs. The venue is accessed off the B3188, between Elworthy and Monksilver The nearest Motorway junction is J25 of the M5 Taunton.
Postcode: TA4 4JG

Combe Sydenham finish arena is limited in space and will only be for spectators. A secondary area is available for the marquee, catering and registration. 


Nearest Train Station: Minehead Station Warren Road, Minehead TA24 5BG 01643 704 996

The nearest Ferry Port is: Brittany Ferries, Millbay, Plymouth, Devon, England, PL1 3EW. 0871 244 0744

The nearest Airport is: Bristol Airport Bristol BS48 3DY 0871 334 4444

Nearest Hospital: Taunton & Somerset NHS Foundation Trust Musgrove Park Hospital Taunton Somerset TA1 5DA 01823 333 444

Nearest Police Station: Townsend Road, Minehead, Somerset TA24 5RJ.

Nearest Showers: West Somerset Leisure Centre Bircham Road Alcombe Minehead Somerset TA24 6AY 01643 708 815

Organisation: Chris Roberts Nakedracing
Race Director: Chris Roberts chris@nakedracing.com  Mobile 07540 723254 

2013 Race Schedule: 

Friday 08.00 Venue open for parking and camping. 
Saturday 07:00 Course open for on foot inspection only. No transport to the top is provided or permitted. 08:00 - 11:00

Race registration, please bring your valid 2013 BC/UCI Race Licence.

09.00 Uplift opens for all riders

09:30 Open practice for all riders.

18:00 Course Closed.

18:05 Riders meeting.

18:30 Course open for on foot inspection only. No transport to the top is provided or permitted.


Saturday 08:00 Uplift opens.

08:30 Open Practice for all.

10:10 Last Uplift Leaves.

10:15 First Uplift for racing.

10:45 Course Closed.

11:00 Timed Seeding Run followed by one timed race run.

17:30 Podium.

Entry procedure, distribution of identification numbers: The race is pre-entry only, though your University 

Racer numbers will be available at the race office (large white  marquee) where all riders must sign on and present their valid racing licence.
Riders will be given one number board for the race. It is your  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.

Race Categories Men & Womenand running order for both seeding and race run: 


Race Regulations: The event will run under BC and UCI Regulations and Penalties. Please make sure you aware of the rules.

Thursday 13:00 we will hold a course inspection with the Chief BC Commissaire, Head Marshal, Head of Course Maintenance and myself. Any recommendations will be implemented immediately.

Uplift Procedure: Tractors and trailers will be used to transport riders and bikes up the hill. Riders will be separated from their bikes and will be required to wear their helmet on their head at all times. We will provide an uplift marshal at the pick up point. We aim to lift at least 200 riders per hour.

Race Timing: Race Timing will be carried out by Naked racing Timing. Results will be posted in the main arena on completion of each event and online by Monday 12:00 after the event. Wireless communications will be used. The riders will start from a covered area with World Cup style start gate/wand to start the timing. The finish line will use laser beams again to capture the rider crossing the line.

Provisional results from each category will be printed and displayed within five minutes of the category finishing.

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

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. Si Paton will perform the commenarty. 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 from 08.00 on Friday. 

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

Mechanics: Kustom Bikes Shop on site.

Event Details

Event URN:

251808

Start Date:

Fri, 19th Apr 2013

Finish date:

Sat, 20th Apr 2013

Event Type:

MTB DH (Competitive)

Venue:

Combe Sydenham, Monksilver, Taunton, Somerset, TA4 4JG
View map

Results

Confirmed Results

Open Men

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
Open Men - Results
1.  Emyr Davies Team Skene/Don Skene Cycles Finished Elite 00:02:25:483 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite | Time: 00:02:25:483
2.  Guy Gibbs Finished Elite 00:02:29:190 50

2. Guy Gibbs -

Points: 50 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite | Time: 00:02:29:190
3.  Ben Nott Finished Expert 00:02:29:920 60

3. Ben Nott -

Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:29:920
4.  Christopher Gallagher Finished Expert 00:02:31:814 50
Points: 50 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:31:814
5.  George Belk Finished Expert 00:02:32:208 45

5. George Belk -

Points: 45 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:32:208
6.  Tom Cartigny Finished Expert 00:02:33:523 40

6. Tom Cartigny -

Points: 40 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:33:523
7.  Christopher Keeble-Smith Finished Senior 00:02:35:657 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:35:657
8.  Mark Prior Finished Senior 00:02:35:774 50

8. Mark Prior -

Points: 50 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:35:774
9.  Iain Christie Finished 00:02:35:867 0

9. Iain Christie -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:35:867
10.  Ali Courtney Finished Senior 00:02:36:255 0

10. Ali Courtney -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:36:255
11.  Scott Laughland Rock And Road Cycles Finished Expert 00:02:36:706 36
Points: 36 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:36:706
12.  Max Robinson Finished Senior 00:02:36:749 36

12. Max Robinson -

Points: 36 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:36:749
13.  Sam Boardman Finished Senior 00:02:37:076 32

13. Sam Boardman -

Points: 32 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:37:076
14.  Douglas Chalmers Finished Expert 00:02:37:984 32
Points: 32 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:37:984
15.  Calum McRitchie Finished Expert 00:02:38:887 28
Points: 28 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:38:887
16.  Matthew Shields Finished Senior 00:02:39:271 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:39:271
17.  Edward Smith Finished Expert 00:02:39:612 26

17. Edward Smith -

Points: 26 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:39:612
18.  Ed Thomsett Finished Expert 00:02:39:777 0

18. Ed Thomsett -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:39:777
19.  Ross Wilcox Peebles CC Finished Junior 00:02:40:807 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior | Time: 00:02:40:807
20.  Charlie Collins Finished Senior 00:02:41:021 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:41:021
21.  Calum Mackie Finished Expert 00:02:41:472 0

21. Calum Mackie -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:41:472
22.  Lewis Day Finished 00:02:41:548 0

22. Lewis Day -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:41:548
23.  Matthew Wright Finished 00:02:41:769 0

23. Matthew Wright -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:41:769
24.  Peter Robinson Finished Senior 00:02:41:897 19
Points: 19 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:41:897
25.  Tom Bennett Finished Senior 00:02:42:411 18

25. Tom Bennett -

Points: 18 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:42:411
26.  William Evans Finished Senior 00:02:42:692 17

26. William Evans -

Points: 17 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:42:692
27.  David Davis Finished 00:02:42:731 0

27. David Davis -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:42:731
28.  Joseph Taylor Finished Expert 00:02:42:780 0

28. Joseph Taylor -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:42:780
29.  David Camus Finished 00:02:42:782 0

29. David Camus -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:42:782
30.  Adam Ramsay Perth City Cycles Finished Senior 00:02:43:088 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:43:088
31.  Greg Hampton Finished Senior 00:02:43:445 13

31. Greg Hampton -

Points: 13 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:43:445
32.  Peter Warner Finished N/A 00:02:43:898 12

32. Peter Warner -

Points: 12 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:43:898
33.  Callum Corbin Finished N/A 00:02:43:958 0

33. Callum Corbin -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:43:958
34.  Matthew Kovar Finished Senior 00:02:44:596 10

34. Matthew Kovar -

Points: 10 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:44:596
35.  Chris Pleass Finished 00:02:44:724 0

35. Chris Pleass -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:44:724
36.  Dave Harvey Finished 00:02:44:891 0

36. Dave Harvey -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:44:891
37.  Daniel Johnson Descend/Hamsterley Finished N/A 00:02:44:914 7
Points: 7 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:44:914
38.  Lawrence Bigg Finished N/A 00:02:45:088 6

38. Lawrence Bigg -

Points: 6 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:45:088
39.  Sam Oakes Finished Senior 00:02:46:240 0

39. Sam Oakes -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:46:240
40.  Andy Bennett Finished 00:02:47:419 0

40. Andy Bennett -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:47:419
41.  Ollie Lynch Finished Senior 00:02:47:552 0

41. Ollie Lynch -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:47:552
42.  Simon Culverhouse Gawton Gravity Hub Finished 00:02:47:587 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:47:587
43.  Elliot Stones Alford Wheelers Finished Junior 00:02:47:917 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior | Time: 00:02:47:917
44.  Daniel Coggan Finished Senior 00:02:48:044 0

44. Daniel Coggan -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:48:044
45.  Rich Gardiner Finished Senior 00:02:48:046 0

45. Rich Gardiner -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:48:046
46.  Duane Walker Finished 00:02:48:392 0

46. Duane Walker -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:48:392
47.  Gabriel Balbernie Collings Finished 00:02:48:459 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:48:459
48.  Chris Henderson Finished 00:02:48:610 0

48. Chris Henderson -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:48:610
49.  Matthew Addison Finished N/A 00:02:49:163 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:49:163
50.  Tom Dryden Finished 00:02:49:165 0

50. Tom Dryden -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:49:165
51.  Cam Huxtable Finished 00:02:49:721 0

51. Cam Huxtable -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:49:721
52.  Michael Vout Finished Senior 00:02:49:839 0

52. Michael Vout -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:49:839
53.  Adam Thomas Finished Senior 00:02:50:184 0

53. Adam Thomas -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:50:184
54.  William Leathers-Smith Finished Junior 00:02:50:762 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior | Time: 00:02:50:762
55.  Patrick Dukes Finished Senior 00:02:51:242 0

55. Patrick Dukes -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:51:242
56.  Jeremy Bigg Finished Senior 00:02:51:520 0

56. Jeremy Bigg -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:51:520
57.  Alex Jones Finished 00:02:51:751 0

57. Alex Jones -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:51:751
58.  Mark Lane Finished 00:02:52:147 0

58. Mark Lane -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:52:147
59.  Michael Elkington Finished 00:02:52:167 0

59. Michael Elkington -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:52:167
60.  Steven Bain Finished Senior 00:02:52:194 0

60. Steven Bain -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:52:194
61.  Edward Watkins Finished 00:02:52:824 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:52:824
62.  Grant Murdoch Finished 00:02:52:955 0

62. Grant Murdoch -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:52:955
63.  John Inman Finished 00:02:53:646 0

63. John Inman -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:53:646
64.  Callum Biggin Finished Senior 00:02:54:149 0

64. Callum Biggin -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:54:149
65.  Christopher Hartley Finished Junior 00:02:54:222 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior | Time: 00:02:54:222
66.  Ross Phelps Finished Senior 00:02:54:260 0

66. Ross Phelps -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:54:260
67.  Philip Carters Finished Senior 00:02:54:955 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:54:955
68.  Christopher Scott Descend/Hamsterley Finished Senior 00:02:55:836 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:55:836
69.  Jack Hebron Finished Senior 00:02:55:998 0

69. Jack Hebron -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:55:998
70.  Seb Lloyd Finished 00:02:56:019 0

70. Seb Lloyd -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:56:019
71.  Ben Lyon Finished 00:02:56:259 0

71. Ben Lyon -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:56:259
72.  Charlie Smith Finished 00:02:56:267 0

72. Charlie Smith -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:56:267
73.  Chris Bland Finished Expert 00:02:56:441 0

73. Chris Bland -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:56:441
74.  Harry Robertson Finished 00:02:56:556 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:56:556
75.  Kyle McIntosh Finished N/A 00:02:57:001 0

75. Kyle McIntosh -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:57:001
76.  Mark Davies Finished 00:02:57:597 0

76. Mark Davies -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:57:597
77.  Matthew Skelhorne Finished Senior 00:02:57:810 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:57:810
78.  Robert McClellan Gawton Gravity Hub Finished 00:02:57:812 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:57:812
79.  Gareth Hughes Finished 00:02:58:126 0

79. Gareth Hughes -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:58:126
80.  Will Ross-Skinner Finished 00:02:58:331 0

80. Will Ross-Skinner -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:58:331
81.  Lloyd Woolacott Finished 00:02:58:545 0

81. Lloyd Woolacott -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:58:545
82.  Vladimir Yordanov Finished Senior 00:02:58:782 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:58:782
83.  Josh Swire Foel Downhill Riders Finished Senior 00:02:58:956 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:58:956
84.  George Bellwood Gawton Gravity Hub Finished 00:02:59:239 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:59:239
85.  Joey Bratten Gawton Gravity Hub Finished 00:02:59:252 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:59:252
86.  Joe Swann Finished 00:03:00:203 0

86. Joe Swann -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:00:203
87.  Sam Burgess Finished 00:03:00:070 0

87. Sam Burgess -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:00:070
88.  Richard Ashton Finished 00:03:01:375 0

88. Richard Ashton -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:01:375
89.  Jack Whelan Finished 00:03:02:327 0

89. Jack Whelan -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:02:327
90.  Paul Marshall Finished 00:03:03:436 0

90. Paul Marshall -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:03:436
91.  Matt Brierley Finished 00:03:04:721 0

91. Matt Brierley -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:04:721
92.  Tom Shopland Finished 00:03:06:560 0

92. Tom Shopland -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:06:560
93.  Ryan munns Finished 00:03:08:440 0

93. Ryan munns -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:08:440
94.  James Brown Finished 00:03:16:033 0

94. James Brown -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:16:033
95.  Christopher Neil Finished Senior 00:03:21:556 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:03:21:556
96.  William Bye Finished N/A 00:03:31:111 0

96. William Bye -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:03:31:111
97.  Oli Bates Finished 00:13:28:994 0

97. Oli Bates -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:13:28:994

Open Women

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
Open Women - Results
1.  Emma Atkinson Finished Senior 00:03:16:813 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:03:16:813
2.  Rebecca Baraona University Of Manchester CC Finished Senior 00:03:22:959 50
Points: 50 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:03:22:959
3.  Meg Whyte Finished 00:03:48:014 0

3. Meg Whyte -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:48:014
4.  Caz Rands Finished 00:03:53:570 0

4. Caz Rands -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:53:570
5.  Llinos Brown Finished N/A 00:03:53:728 0

5. Llinos Brown -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:03:53:728
6.  Ruby Miller TORQ Performance Finished Senior 00:03:57:280 32
Points: 32 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:03:57:280
7.  Meinir Siencyn Finished 00:04:06:673 0

7. Meinir Siencyn -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:04:06:673
8.  Amy Hulley Finished 00:04:25:477 0

8. Amy Hulley -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:04:25:477
9.  Louisa Ramsay Finished 00:04:57:772 0

9. Louisa Ramsay -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:04:57:772

About the Event

Info for Riders

BUCS is pleased to announce the MTB Downhill Championships will take place Friday 19- Saturday 20 April 2013 at Combe Sydenham. Combe Sydenham on Friday 19th & Saturday 20th of April 2013. The Venue: Combe Sydenham country park is situated on the eastern edge of the Exmoor National Park. The venue is well signposted from every direction, just follow the brown tourist signs. The venue is accessed off the B3188, between Elworthy and Monksilver The nearest Motorway junction is J25 of the M5 Taunton. Postcode: TA4 4JG Entry procedure, distribution of identification numbers: The race is pre-entry only, though your University

The Races

Open Men Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Fri 19/04/13 01:00 MTB Regional A MTB DH Regional A Elite, Expert, ...
Fri 19/04/13 – 01:00
MTB Regional A, MTB DH Regional A | Elite, Expert, ...
Open Women Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Fri 19/04/13 01:00 MTB Regional A MTB DH Regional A Elite, Senior
Fri 19/04/13 – 01:00
MTB Regional A, MTB DH Regional A | Elite, Senior

Event Summary

Event Overview

BUCS is pleased to announce the MTB Downhill Championships will take place Friday 19- Saturday 20 April 2013 at Combe Sydenham.


Combe Sydenham on Friday 19th & Saturday 20th of April 2013.


The Venue: Combe Sydenham country park is situated on the eastern edge of the Exmoor National Park. The venue is well signposted from every direction, just follow the brown tourist signs. The venue is accessed off the B3188, between Elworthy and Monksilver The nearest Motorway junction is J25 of the M5 Taunton.
Postcode: TA4 4JG

Combe Sydenham finish arena is limited in space and will only be for spectators. A secondary area is available for the marquee, catering and registration. 


Nearest Train Station: Minehead Station Warren Road, Minehead TA24 5BG 01643 704 996

The nearest Ferry Port is: Brittany Ferries, Millbay, Plymouth, Devon, England, PL1 3EW. 0871 244 0744

The nearest Airport is: Bristol Airport Bristol BS48 3DY 0871 334 4444

Nearest Hospital: Taunton & Somerset NHS Foundation Trust Musgrove Park Hospital Taunton Somerset TA1 5DA 01823 333 444

Nearest Police Station: Townsend Road, Minehead, Somerset TA24 5RJ.

Nearest Showers: West Somerset Leisure Centre Bircham Road Alcombe Minehead Somerset TA24 6AY 01643 708 815

Organisation: Chris Roberts Nakedracing
Race Director: Chris Roberts chris@nakedracing.com  Mobile 07540 723254 

2013 Race Schedule: 

Friday 08.00 Venue open for parking and camping. 
Saturday 07:00 Course open for on foot inspection only. No transport to the top is provided or permitted. 08:00 - 11:00

Race registration, please bring your valid 2013 BC/UCI Race Licence.

09.00 Uplift opens for all riders

09:30 Open practice for all riders.

18:00 Course Closed.

18:05 Riders meeting.

18:30 Course open for on foot inspection only. No transport to the top is provided or permitted.


Saturday 08:00 Uplift opens.

08:30 Open Practice for all.

10:10 Last Uplift Leaves.

10:15 First Uplift for racing.

10:45 Course Closed.

11:00 Timed Seeding Run followed by one timed race run.

17:30 Podium.

Entry procedure, distribution of identification numbers: The race is pre-entry only, though your University 

Racer numbers will be available at the race office (large white  marquee) where all riders must sign on and present their valid racing licence.
Riders will be given one number board for the race. It is your  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.

Race Categories Men & Womenand running order for both seeding and race run: 


Race Regulations: The event will run under BC and UCI Regulations and Penalties. Please make sure you aware of the rules.

Thursday 13:00 we will hold a course inspection with the Chief BC Commissaire, Head Marshal, Head of Course Maintenance and myself. Any recommendations will be implemented immediately.

Uplift Procedure: Tractors and trailers will be used to transport riders and bikes up the hill. Riders will be separated from their bikes and will be required to wear their helmet on their head at all times. We will provide an uplift marshal at the pick up point. We aim to lift at least 200 riders per hour.

Race Timing: Race Timing will be carried out by Naked racing Timing. Results will be posted in the main arena on completion of each event and online by Monday 12:00 after the event. Wireless communications will be used. The riders will start from a covered area with World Cup style start gate/wand to start the timing. The finish line will use laser beams again to capture the rider crossing the line.

Provisional results from each category will be printed and displayed within five minutes of the category finishing.

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

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. Si Paton will perform the commenarty. 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 from 08.00 on Friday. 

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

Mechanics: Kustom Bikes Shop on site.

Event Details

Event URN:

251808

Start Date:

Fri, 19th Apr 2013

Finish date:

Sat, 20th Apr 2013

Event Type:

MTB DH (Competitive)

Venue:

Combe Sydenham, Monksilver, Taunton, Somerset, TA4 4JG
View map

Results

Confirmed Results

Open Men

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
Open Men - Results
1.  Emyr Davies Team Skene/Don Skene Cycles Finished Elite 00:02:25:483 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite | Time: 00:02:25:483
2.  Guy Gibbs Finished Elite 00:02:29:190 50

2. Guy Gibbs -

Points: 50 | Status: Finished | Category: Elite | Time: 00:02:29:190
3.  Ben Nott Finished Expert 00:02:29:920 60

3. Ben Nott -

Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:29:920
4.  Christopher Gallagher Finished Expert 00:02:31:814 50
Points: 50 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:31:814
5.  George Belk Finished Expert 00:02:32:208 45

5. George Belk -

Points: 45 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:32:208
6.  Tom Cartigny Finished Expert 00:02:33:523 40

6. Tom Cartigny -

Points: 40 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:33:523
7.  Christopher Keeble-Smith Finished Senior 00:02:35:657 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:35:657
8.  Mark Prior Finished Senior 00:02:35:774 50

8. Mark Prior -

Points: 50 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:35:774
9.  Iain Christie Finished 00:02:35:867 0

9. Iain Christie -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:35:867
10.  Ali Courtney Finished Senior 00:02:36:255 0

10. Ali Courtney -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:36:255
11.  Scott Laughland Rock And Road Cycles Finished Expert 00:02:36:706 36
Points: 36 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:36:706
12.  Max Robinson Finished Senior 00:02:36:749 36

12. Max Robinson -

Points: 36 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:36:749
13.  Sam Boardman Finished Senior 00:02:37:076 32

13. Sam Boardman -

Points: 32 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:37:076
14.  Douglas Chalmers Finished Expert 00:02:37:984 32
Points: 32 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:37:984
15.  Calum McRitchie Finished Expert 00:02:38:887 28
Points: 28 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:38:887
16.  Matthew Shields Finished Senior 00:02:39:271 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:39:271
17.  Edward Smith Finished Expert 00:02:39:612 26

17. Edward Smith -

Points: 26 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:39:612
18.  Ed Thomsett Finished Expert 00:02:39:777 0

18. Ed Thomsett -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:39:777
19.  Ross Wilcox Peebles CC Finished Junior 00:02:40:807 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior | Time: 00:02:40:807
20.  Charlie Collins Finished Senior 00:02:41:021 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:41:021
21.  Calum Mackie Finished Expert 00:02:41:472 0

21. Calum Mackie -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:41:472
22.  Lewis Day Finished 00:02:41:548 0

22. Lewis Day -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:41:548
23.  Matthew Wright Finished 00:02:41:769 0

23. Matthew Wright -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:41:769
24.  Peter Robinson Finished Senior 00:02:41:897 19
Points: 19 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:41:897
25.  Tom Bennett Finished Senior 00:02:42:411 18

25. Tom Bennett -

Points: 18 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:42:411
26.  William Evans Finished Senior 00:02:42:692 17

26. William Evans -

Points: 17 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:42:692
27.  David Davis Finished 00:02:42:731 0

27. David Davis -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:42:731
28.  Joseph Taylor Finished Expert 00:02:42:780 0

28. Joseph Taylor -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:42:780
29.  David Camus Finished 00:02:42:782 0

29. David Camus -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:42:782
30.  Adam Ramsay Perth City Cycles Finished Senior 00:02:43:088 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:43:088
31.  Greg Hampton Finished Senior 00:02:43:445 13

31. Greg Hampton -

Points: 13 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:43:445
32.  Peter Warner Finished N/A 00:02:43:898 12

32. Peter Warner -

Points: 12 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:43:898
33.  Callum Corbin Finished N/A 00:02:43:958 0

33. Callum Corbin -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:43:958
34.  Matthew Kovar Finished Senior 00:02:44:596 10

34. Matthew Kovar -

Points: 10 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:44:596
35.  Chris Pleass Finished 00:02:44:724 0

35. Chris Pleass -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:44:724
36.  Dave Harvey Finished 00:02:44:891 0

36. Dave Harvey -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:44:891
37.  Daniel Johnson Descend/Hamsterley Finished N/A 00:02:44:914 7
Points: 7 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:44:914
38.  Lawrence Bigg Finished N/A 00:02:45:088 6

38. Lawrence Bigg -

Points: 6 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:45:088
39.  Sam Oakes Finished Senior 00:02:46:240 0

39. Sam Oakes -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:46:240
40.  Andy Bennett Finished 00:02:47:419 0

40. Andy Bennett -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:47:419
41.  Ollie Lynch Finished Senior 00:02:47:552 0

41. Ollie Lynch -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:47:552
42.  Simon Culverhouse Gawton Gravity Hub Finished 00:02:47:587 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:47:587
43.  Elliot Stones Alford Wheelers Finished Junior 00:02:47:917 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior | Time: 00:02:47:917
44.  Daniel Coggan Finished Senior 00:02:48:044 0

44. Daniel Coggan -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:48:044
45.  Rich Gardiner Finished Senior 00:02:48:046 0

45. Rich Gardiner -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:48:046
46.  Duane Walker Finished 00:02:48:392 0

46. Duane Walker -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:48:392
47.  Gabriel Balbernie Collings Finished 00:02:48:459 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:48:459
48.  Chris Henderson Finished 00:02:48:610 0

48. Chris Henderson -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:48:610
49.  Matthew Addison Finished N/A 00:02:49:163 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:49:163
50.  Tom Dryden Finished 00:02:49:165 0

50. Tom Dryden -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:49:165
51.  Cam Huxtable Finished 00:02:49:721 0

51. Cam Huxtable -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:49:721
52.  Michael Vout Finished Senior 00:02:49:839 0

52. Michael Vout -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:49:839
53.  Adam Thomas Finished Senior 00:02:50:184 0

53. Adam Thomas -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:50:184
54.  William Leathers-Smith Finished Junior 00:02:50:762 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior | Time: 00:02:50:762
55.  Patrick Dukes Finished Senior 00:02:51:242 0

55. Patrick Dukes -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:51:242
56.  Jeremy Bigg Finished Senior 00:02:51:520 0

56. Jeremy Bigg -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:51:520
57.  Alex Jones Finished 00:02:51:751 0

57. Alex Jones -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:51:751
58.  Mark Lane Finished 00:02:52:147 0

58. Mark Lane -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:52:147
59.  Michael Elkington Finished 00:02:52:167 0

59. Michael Elkington -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:52:167
60.  Steven Bain Finished Senior 00:02:52:194 0

60. Steven Bain -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:52:194
61.  Edward Watkins Finished 00:02:52:824 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:52:824
62.  Grant Murdoch Finished 00:02:52:955 0

62. Grant Murdoch -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:52:955
63.  John Inman Finished 00:02:53:646 0

63. John Inman -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:53:646
64.  Callum Biggin Finished Senior 00:02:54:149 0

64. Callum Biggin -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:54:149
65.  Christopher Hartley Finished Junior 00:02:54:222 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Junior | Time: 00:02:54:222
66.  Ross Phelps Finished Senior 00:02:54:260 0

66. Ross Phelps -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:54:260
67.  Philip Carters Finished Senior 00:02:54:955 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:54:955
68.  Christopher Scott Descend/Hamsterley Finished Senior 00:02:55:836 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:55:836
69.  Jack Hebron Finished Senior 00:02:55:998 0

69. Jack Hebron -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:55:998
70.  Seb Lloyd Finished 00:02:56:019 0

70. Seb Lloyd -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:56:019
71.  Ben Lyon Finished 00:02:56:259 0

71. Ben Lyon -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:56:259
72.  Charlie Smith Finished 00:02:56:267 0

72. Charlie Smith -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:56:267
73.  Chris Bland Finished Expert 00:02:56:441 0

73. Chris Bland -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Expert | Time: 00:02:56:441
74.  Harry Robertson Finished 00:02:56:556 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:56:556
75.  Kyle McIntosh Finished N/A 00:02:57:001 0

75. Kyle McIntosh -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:02:57:001
76.  Mark Davies Finished 00:02:57:597 0

76. Mark Davies -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:57:597
77.  Matthew Skelhorne Finished Senior 00:02:57:810 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:57:810
78.  Robert McClellan Gawton Gravity Hub Finished 00:02:57:812 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:57:812
79.  Gareth Hughes Finished 00:02:58:126 0

79. Gareth Hughes -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:58:126
80.  Will Ross-Skinner Finished 00:02:58:331 0

80. Will Ross-Skinner -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:58:331
81.  Lloyd Woolacott Finished 00:02:58:545 0

81. Lloyd Woolacott -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:58:545
82.  Vladimir Yordanov Finished Senior 00:02:58:782 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:58:782
83.  Josh Swire Foel Downhill Riders Finished Senior 00:02:58:956 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:02:58:956
84.  George Bellwood Gawton Gravity Hub Finished 00:02:59:239 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:59:239
85.  Joey Bratten Gawton Gravity Hub Finished 00:02:59:252 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:02:59:252
86.  Joe Swann Finished 00:03:00:203 0

86. Joe Swann -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:00:203
87.  Sam Burgess Finished 00:03:00:070 0

87. Sam Burgess -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:00:070
88.  Richard Ashton Finished 00:03:01:375 0

88. Richard Ashton -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:01:375
89.  Jack Whelan Finished 00:03:02:327 0

89. Jack Whelan -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:02:327
90.  Paul Marshall Finished 00:03:03:436 0

90. Paul Marshall -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:03:436
91.  Matt Brierley Finished 00:03:04:721 0

91. Matt Brierley -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:04:721
92.  Tom Shopland Finished 00:03:06:560 0

92. Tom Shopland -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:06:560
93.  Ryan munns Finished 00:03:08:440 0

93. Ryan munns -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:08:440
94.  James Brown Finished 00:03:16:033 0

94. James Brown -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:16:033
95.  Christopher Neil Finished Senior 00:03:21:556 0
Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:03:21:556
96.  William Bye Finished N/A 00:03:31:111 0

96. William Bye -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:03:31:111
97.  Oli Bates Finished 00:13:28:994 0

97. Oli Bates -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:13:28:994

Open Women

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Time Points
Open Women - Results
1.  Emma Atkinson Finished Senior 00:03:16:813 60
Points: 60 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:03:16:813
2.  Rebecca Baraona University Of Manchester CC Finished Senior 00:03:22:959 50
Points: 50 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:03:22:959
3.  Meg Whyte Finished 00:03:48:014 0

3. Meg Whyte -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:48:014
4.  Caz Rands Finished 00:03:53:570 0

4. Caz Rands -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:03:53:570
5.  Llinos Brown Finished N/A 00:03:53:728 0

5. Llinos Brown -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Category: N/A | Time: 00:03:53:728
6.  Ruby Miller TORQ Performance Finished Senior 00:03:57:280 32
Points: 32 | Status: Finished | Category: Senior | Time: 00:03:57:280
7.  Meinir Siencyn Finished 00:04:06:673 0

7. Meinir Siencyn -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:04:06:673
8.  Amy Hulley Finished 00:04:25:477 0

8. Amy Hulley -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:04:25:477
9.  Louisa Ramsay Finished 00:04:57:772 0

9. Louisa Ramsay -

Points: 0 | Status: Finished | Time: 00:04:57:772

About the Event

Info for Riders

BUCS is pleased to announce the MTB Downhill Championships will take place Friday 19- Saturday 20 April 2013 at Combe Sydenham. Combe Sydenham on Friday 19th & Saturday 20th of April 2013. The Venue: Combe Sydenham country park is situated on the eastern edge of the Exmoor National Park. The venue is well signposted from every direction, just follow the brown tourist signs. The venue is accessed off the B3188, between Elworthy and Monksilver The nearest Motorway junction is J25 of the M5 Taunton. Postcode: TA4 4JG Entry procedure, distribution of identification numbers: The race is pre-entry only, though your University

The Races

Open Men Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Fri 19/04/13 01:00 MTB Regional A MTB DH Regional A Elite, Expert, ...
Fri 19/04/13 – 01:00
MTB Regional A, MTB DH Regional A | Elite, Expert, ...
Open Women Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Fri 19/04/13 01:00 MTB Regional A MTB DH Regional A Elite, Senior
Fri 19/04/13 – 01:00
MTB Regional A, MTB DH Regional A | Elite, Senior

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