The series, which consists of 7 circuit races, will begin on the 14th April at Marsh Tracks in Rhyl and will continue through the summer until September later this year.
"I am hoping that this new series will provide us with some more top class riders and help in Welsh Cycling’s goal to perform on the International stage at Commonwealth Games in years to come.”
Round 1: 14/04/18 - Marsh Tracks, Rhyl. LL18 2AD
Round 2: 11/05/18 - Glasfryn Parc, Pwllheli. LL53 6PG
Round 3: 08/06/18 - Glan y Gors, Cerrigydrudion LL21 0RU
Round 4: 14/06/18 - Shrewsbury Sports Village. SY1 4RQ
Round 5: 12/07/18 - Trac Mon, Ynys Mon. LL63 5TF
Round 6: TBC - Wrexham Area
Round 7: 22/09/18 - Marsh Tracks, Rhyl. LL18 2AD
*Followed by a Presentation at Round 7 Venue
NB: Venues and dates may be subject to change
Round 1, 6 & 7 will start at 10am and Rounds 2-5 will start at 6pm.
Entry fee per race: £4.00 for BC Members, £6.00 for non BC
Members. You can join British Cycling on the day if you wish.
Classes for under 16's down to the under 6's with separate classes for both boys and girls. Classes will be determined by the age of the Competitor on the 1st January 2018 and will race in that age Category throughout the Series – see below
Under 6 – Born in 2012 or younger
Under 8 – Born in 2010 or 2011
Under 10 – Born in 2008 or 2009
Under 12 – Born in 2006 or 2007
Under 14 – Born in 2004 or 2005
Under 16 – Born in 2002 or 2003
Points scored from both events will go to your overall tally for the day and towards your Series standings.
Points will be awarded as follows:
Position TT & Mass Start Race Pts Skills Test Points
1 20 10
2 16 9
3 12 8
4 9 7
5 7 6
6 6 5
7 5 4
8 4 3
9 3 2
10 2 1
Your 4 best race day results counting towards your overall series total (for both your Age Group). In the event of a tie your 4th score will be used to decide the winner or best Skills Course result.
You must compete in at least 4 races to qualify for the overall class and series awards.
Certificates will be awarded to the class winners at each race day and trophies for the Series Age Group winners. The presentation of the trophies will take place after the final race.
For more information contact:
Tim Matthews: firstname.lastname@example.org or 07718 578433