Weekend Events Preview: 1st/2nd November 2018

Weekend Events Preview: 1st/2nd November 2018


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It's going to be another action packed weekend for riders in Scotland both on the track and offroad.

Scottish National Madison Championship 2018

Saturday 1st December

Sit Chris Hoy Velodrome, Glasgow

Track cycling enthusiasts from across Scotland will be pairing up to try their hand at the Scottish National Madison Championship on Saturday. The event will also include the Festive Flyer incorporating an Open Team Sprint competition, Paracycling 200m and 1km Time Trials. Racing kicks off at 1pm and continues throughout the afternoon.

Follow @ScottishCycling #SCNatChamps to keep up to date with the event.

Scottish National Cyclo-cross Championship 2018

Sunday 2nd December

Fife College, Fife

The final National Championship of 2018 takes place in Dumfermline this Sunday. This is the forth time  Sandy Wallace Cycles team and Ronde Bicycle Outfitters have organised this event at Fife College and it always delivers an exciting day of racing for all. There has been much speculation about the weather and hasty decisions will be being made about tyre pressure. One thing is certain, it's going to be a muddy one! Racing starts at 9.15 with the the Under 8's and finishes with the Men's Senior race at 14.25. Check out last years report here for a reminder of how the event played out.
Follow @ScottishCycling #SCNatChamps to keep up to date with the event.

Tissot Track Cycling World Cup

30 November - 2 December


An 18-strong squad of Great Britain Cycling Team riders will travel to Berlin for the third round of the TISSOT UCI Track Cycling World Cup series this weekend, including some brilliant Scottish riders. The team of Scottish favourites Jonny Wale and John Archibald, Huub-Wattbike Test Team will also be taking to the boards and hoping for strong results in the Team Pursuit.

More information on the team for the Track World Cup in Berlin can be found here.

Scottish Cycling AGM

Saturday 1st November

Sir Chris Hoy Velordrome, Glasgow

This weekend will be Scottish Cycling's fifteenth Annual General Meeting held at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome in Glasgow. This is an opportunity for clubs to hear how Scottish Cycling have been working for them over the last 12 months and allow members to have their say. Alongside lunch, here will also be a presentation of progress towards the 2019 - 2023 Strategy.

If you would like to attend, please email AGM@scottishcycling.org.uk

Are you racing this weekend? Make sure you tweet @ScottishCycling and use the hashtags #NationOfCyclists #SCResults to let us know how your race went.