Schwalbe Bristish 4X Series Rd3 Harthill

MTB 4X , Nr Chester – Saturday, 01 Jun 2013

Event Details

Event URN:

252066

Start Date:

Sat, 1st Jun 2013

Event Type:

MTB 4X (Competitive)

Venue:

Harthill, -, Nr Chester, CH3 9LQ
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Series:

National 4X Series

Event Overview

2013 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 Night is the DMR Bikes Pump Track Challenge and Sunday Round 2 of the Schwalbe European 4X Series. 

Saturday – 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/

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

Date Start Race name Classification Band Rider Cat Race length
1/06/13 09:30 Big Fun 17+ Non-Ranking --- N/A ---
1/06/13 09:30 Fun 13-16 Non-Ranking --- N/A ---
1/06/13 09:30 Junior 17-18 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Junior ---
1/06/13 09:30 Juvenile 13-14 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Juvenile ---
1/06/13 09:30 Master 30-39 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Master ---
1/06/13 09:30 Pro Elite MTB National B MTB 4X National B Elite ---
1/06/13 09:30 Rippers (10-12) Non-Ranking --- 10-12 ---
1/06/13 09:30 Senior 18-29 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Senior ---
1/06/13 09:30 Veteran 40+ MTB National B MTB 4X National B G/Vet, Veteran ---
1/06/13 09:30 Women MTB National B MTB 4X National B Elite, Junior, Juven... ---
1/06/13 09:30 Youth 15-16 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Youth ---

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Enter a Race

Race Big Fun 17+
Date Start Classification Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 Non-Ranking N/A
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Big Fun 17+
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: Non-Ranking
Rider Cat: N/A
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Fun 13-16
Date Start Classification Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 Non-Ranking N/A
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Fun 13-16
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: Non-Ranking
Rider Cat: N/A
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Junior 17-18
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Junior
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Junior 17-18
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: MTB National B
Band: MTB 4X National B
Rider Cat: Junior
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Juvenile 13-14
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Juvenile
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Juvenile 13-14
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: MTB National B
Band: MTB 4X National B
Rider Cat: Juvenile
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Master 30-39
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Master
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Master 30-39
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: MTB National B
Band: MTB 4X National B
Rider Cat: Master
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Pro Elite
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Elite
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Pro Elite
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: MTB National B
Band: MTB 4X National B
Rider Cat: Elite
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Rippers (10-12)
Date Start Classification Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 Non-Ranking 10-12
Entry: On Day: (£10.00)
Race Rippers (10-12)
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: Non-Ranking
Rider Cat: 10-12
Entry: On Day: (£10.00)
Race Senior 18-29
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Senior
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Senior 18-29
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: MTB National B
Band: MTB 4X National B
Rider Cat: Senior
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Veteran 40+
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B G/Vet, Veteran
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Veteran 40+
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: MTB National B
Band: MTB 4X National B
Rider Cat: G/Vet, Veteran
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Women
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Elite, Junior, Juvenile, Master, Senior, Veteran, Youth
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Women
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: MTB National B
Band: MTB 4X National B
Rider Cat: Elite, Junior, Juvenile, Master, Senior, Veteran, Youth
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Youth 15-16
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat
Sat 01/06/13 09:30 MTB National B MTB 4X National B Youth
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)
Race Youth 15-16
Sat 01/06/13 - 09:30
Classification: MTB National B
Band: MTB 4X National B
Rider Cat: Youth
Entry: On Day: (£30.00)

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Confirmed Results

Race Big Fun 17+

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Results
1 Ryan Turner Finished 0
2 Ryan Humphreys Finished 0
3 Steven Adam Finished 0
4 Michael Hill Finished 0
5 David Bloomfield Finished 0
6 Jerome Parkins Finished 0
7 Andy Bray Carrick Riders Finished Master 0
8 Matt Sharples Finished 0
9 Alan Turner Finished 0

Race Junior 17-18

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Results
1 Luke Cryer Naked Racing Finished Junior 150
2 Arthur Cotterell Finished Junior 125
3 Cai Mahon Finished Junior 110
4 Jordan Scott Gawton Gravity Hub Finished Junior 100
5 Bardolph Kerr Hayes Hawks BMX Club Finished Junior 90
6 Chad Boxall SR Racing Finished Junior 80
7 Jordan Fermor Royston Rockets BMX Racing Clu... Finished Junior 70
8 Joshua Bremridge Finished Junior 0
9 Connor Hudson 44Racing Finished Junior 60
10 Harry Nicholson Finished Junior 55

Race Juvenile 13-14

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Results
1 Brandon Fermor Royston Rockets BMX Racing Clu... Finished Juvenile 150

Race Master 30-39

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Results
1 Stephen Russell Bad Ass Bikes Finished Master 150
2 Chris Smith Team Identiti Finished Master 125
3 Paul Dodsley MTB Rockschool Finished N/A 110
4 Nick Hill Team-Wu-Asquith-Nurseries Finished Master 100
5 Matt Clarke Leisure Lakes Bikes Wolverhamp... Finished Master 90
6 Ramon Figuerola Ride Direct Finished Master 80
7 Joseph Kennedy Finished Master 70
8 Neil Harbour Love Not Money Racing Finished Master 65
9 Matt Phillips Midlands Mulisha Finished Master 60
10 Peter Ralphs Leisure Lakes Bikes Wolverhamp... Finished Master 55
11 Adam Richardson Leisure lakes bikes Wolverhamp... Finished Master 50
12 Shane Kluckow Finished Master 47
13 Thomas Robertson Finished Master 44
14 John Lord Bigfoot MBC Finished Master 41
--- Adam Hill Manchester BMX Club Did not start Master 0
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Race Pro Elite

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Results
1 Scott Beaumont Yeti Racing UK Finished Elite 150
2 William Evans Finished Elite 125
3 Felix Beckeman Finished 0
4 Tomas Slavik Finished 0
5 Daniel Bateson Finished Elite 90
6 Hannes Slavik Finished 0
7 Nathan Parsons Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Elite 70
8 Duncan Ferris Finished Elite 65
9 Tom Dowie Finished Elite 60
10 Jordan Lunn Team Identiti Finished Elite 55
11 Micro Weiss Finished 0
12 Benjamin Kistner Finished 0
13 Milan Mysik Finished 0
14 Gareth Parr DBS Finished Elite 41
15 David Axelsson Finished 0
16 David Roberts Naked Racing Finished Elite 36
17 Mark Milward Swinnerton Cycles Finished Elite 34
18 Rich Lane Finished Elite 32
19 James Hughes Finished Master 0
20 Edward Pugh Finished N/A 28
21 Martin Ogden Bradford Bandits BMX Racing Cl... Finished Elite 26
22 Luke Limbrick Finished Elite 24
23 Mark Fernihough DBS Finished Elite 22
24 Lee Feery Finished Senior 0
25 Damian Groves Cheshire Ghostriders BMX Finished Elite 18
26 Martin Meumayr Finished 0
27 Stefano Baletracci Finished 0
28 Benedikt Last Finished 0
29 Jordan Gould Sheffield Dirt Society Finished Elite 0
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Race Rippers (10-12)

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Results
1 Harry Fernihough Duchy Pirates Finished N/A 0
2 Travis Diwell-Wilson Factory Team Bikes (FTB) Finished N/A 0
3 Jamie Emmett Pearce Cycles RT Finished N/A 0
4 Callum Rhead Finished N/A 0

Race Senior 18-29

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Results
1 Matthew Sills Finished Senior 150
2 Dave Richardson Yeti Racing UK Finished Senior 125
3 Jack Hudson Finished Senior 110
4 Matthew Hillyard Team Identiti Finished Senior 100
5 Paul Bakewell Finished Senior 90
6 James Whitby Slam69 Finished Senior 80
7 Martin Dorn Love Not Money Racing Finished Senior 70
8 Ash Brown Finished Senior 65
9 Pete Goddard Finished Senior 60
10 Andrew Cooper Finished Senior 55
11 Jamie Mercer Finished Senior 50
12 Zac Emmett Pearce Cycles RT Finished Senior 47
13 Tom Burch Finished Senior 0
14 Richard Swales Stealth Racing Team Finished Senior 41
15 Ross Peterson Finished Senior 38
16 Adam Thomas Hayes Hawks BMX Club Finished Senior 36
17 Daniel Wagstaff Slam 69 Finished Senior 34
18 David Thomason Finished Senior 32
19 Mike Hayward Finished Senior 30
20 Jamie Kaye Rustys Cycles Finished N/A 0
21 David Jaquin Aire Valley Racing Team Finished Senior 26
22 Matthew Wilson Finished Senior 24
23 Matt Charter Finished Senior 22
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Race Veteran 40+

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Results
1 Simon Rickett Cornwall BMX Racing Club Finished Veteran 150
2 Philip Gray Milton Keynes BMX Racing Club Finished Veteran 125
3 Paul Baker Finished Veteran 110
4 Billy Stupple FTB Dialled Bikes Finished Veteran 100
5 Dave Godfrey Team-Wu-Asquith-Nurseries Finished Veteran 90
6 Nigel Potter Finished 0
7 Paul Mounsey Chicksands Bike Park CC Finished Veteran 70

Race Women

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Results
1 Katy Curd Rose Vaujany Gravity MTB Team Finished Elite 150
2 Helene Valerie Fruhwirth Finished 0
3 Suzanne Lacey Finished Senior 110
4 Anna Borschig Finished 0
5 Cara Murray Finished Senior 90
6 Jessica Greaves Bristol BMX Club Finished Senior 80
7 Liz Fowler Finished Senior 70
8 Michelle Eaton FTB Dialled Bikes Finished Senior 65
9 Mabel Mundy Lee Valley Youth Cycling Club Finished Youth 60
10 Heather Kay Carrick Riders Finished Master 55
11 Claire Pollard Finished Senior 50
12 Renee Diwell Gosport BMX Club Finished Veteran 47
13 Rachel Simpson Finished Senior 44
14 Marie Brown 4 Motion Darlington Finished Senior 0
15 Clare Curtis Royal Leamington Spa CC (RLSCC... Finished Senior 38
16 Cheryl Deery 4motion Finished Master 36
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Race Youth 15-16

Position Name Club name Rider status Category Points
Results
1 Ryan Hutchinson Braintree BMX Racing Club Finished Youth 150
2 Dylan Grell-Delsol Team Identiti Finished Youth 125
3 Joe Wallbridge Bristol BMX Club Finished Youth 110
4 Christian Corthorn Taunton Bike Club Finished Youth 100
5 Rhys Jenner Finished Youth 90
6 Keaton Greenwood SLAM 69 Finished Youth 80
7 James Thompson Cheshire Ghostriders BMX Finished Youth 70
8 Stuart Burrows slam 69 Finished Youth 65
9 Connor Sellors Finished Youth 60
10 Lewis Bradley Finished Youth 55
11 Jake Drabble FTB Dialled Bikes Finished Youth 50
12 Jordan Mullock Bradford Bandits BMX Racing Cl... Finished Youth 47
13 Christopher Potter 4Motion Finished Youth 44
14 Cal Wootton Finished N/A 41
15 Christopher Brain Severn Valley Cycles Finished Youth 38
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