The Auchterlonie Memorial Women's Stage Race take splace this weekend in Builth Wells, Powys.
The 2-day 3 stage event encompasses an individual time trial and circuit race on Saturday, with a 53 mile road race on Sunday.
Race HQ - Royal Welsh Showground Llanelwedd, Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3RD
Signing on opens one hour before each stage start time – riders must sign on before each stage.
Team Series Points will be awarded for the OVERALL finishing positions after Stage 3. British Cycling points will be awarded per stage as per BC regulations.
NOTE – the overall classification in this event will be decided on an OMNIUM format, i.e. points will be awarded for the riders finishing position on each stage with the stage winner receiving 1 point, 2nd place 2 points, 3rd place 3 points down to 40 points for 40th place on the stage. The winner of the Overall classification will be the rider with the lowest accumulation of points over the three stages.
Showers and changing facilities are available on the Showground and will be clearly marked for competitors and spectators.
Stage 1 – Individual Time Trial Course – 5.5miles – 10.00 Saturday 4th August
NOTE – Road bike only, no tri-bars or discs permitted for the Individual Time Trial. Aero helmets compliant with UCI/BC regulations will be permitted
Stage 2 - Circuit Race – 1 hour – 15.00 Saturday 4th August
Stage 3 Road Race – 53 miles – 10.30 Sunday 5th August
Note – this stage will start with one loop of the Saturday TT course followed by FOUR laps of the circuit below, with the finish adjacent the machinery entrance of the Showground (point F on map)