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Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt

02 Jun 2018

Dromara Cycling Club is hosting a series of races at the Bishopscourt Motorcycling Circuit near Downpatrick County Down on Saturday 2 June 2018.  The location boasts a 2.1 mile circuit on 12 metre wide smooth tarmac.  There are toilets, showers on site as well as ample parking.  The circuit has its own website with plenty of photos.
 
RACE SCHEDULE
There is a full race schedule planned with each of the 6 races running separately on the course.
Sign on opens at 8:00
Race 1: Masters (over 50s), Women & Hand Cyclists Start time: 09:00 - Fee: £15
Race 2: A4 riders  Start time: 10:15 - Fee £15
Race 3: A2/A3/Jun riders  Start time: 11:45 - Fee £15 (Juniors £10)
Race 4: Under 12s  Start time: 13:15 - Fee: £5
Race 5: Under 14s  Start time: 14:00 - Fee: £5
Race 6: Under 16s  Start time: 15:00 - Fee: £5
 
Maximum of 80 riders in the A4 race
Maximum of 80 riders in the A2/A3 race
 
The races will be run under Cycling Ireland rules.  This race will NOT be treated as a Crit race, therefore laps cannot be skipped. Chip timing will be provided.  
 
Youth gearing will be checked on the day.
 
Sign on closes 15 minutes before the start of each race.
 
Food supplied after each race.
 
Cycling Ireland licences must be presented at sign on.  
Both race numbers must be attached to your race jersey.
 

MASTERS & WOMEN'S RACE
The Masters M50 and Women's races are considered to be a non-open race.  Effectively this means that having a Cycling Ireland Limited Competition licence is sufficient to take part.

HANDCYCLISTS
For those hand-cyclists who do not have a Limited Competition licence or Full competition licence an event licence (one-day licence) will be available on the day.

HOST CLUB - LIMITED COMPETITION MEMBERS
Members of a Cycling Ireland affiliated club holding a limited competition licence may participate in open races promoted by the club of which they are a member, excluding National Championships. It is the responsibility of the promoting club to assess the ability of the rider to compete in such an event and in consultation with the race Commissaire agree an ability category for the rider.


TOILETS
The facility has toilet facilities on site.  Any rider caught using 'other' means will not be allowed to race.
 
PRIZES
Top 3 boys and girls in the U12, U14 and U16 races.
Top 3 Masters
Top 3 Women - the winner will receive the Women's trophy
Top 3 Hand cyclists
Top 6 A4 riders - the winner will also receive the Ronnie Smyth Cup
Top 6 A2/A3 riders - 1st unplaced A3, 1st unplaced junior - the winner will also receive the Emma McMullan Cup
 
LAPS
Under 12s - 3 laps
Under 14s - 7 laps
Under 16s - 10 laps
Masters & Women - 10 laps
Hand Cyclists - TBC laps
A4 riders - 15 laps
A2/A3 riders - 15 laps
 
 
 
 
 
Organiser
Martin Grimley

07899913865

Dates and Status
EventDateAvailable/TotalStatusClosing Date
Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt Masters M5002 Jun 2018??/80Closed31 May 2018
Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt A202 Jun 2018??/80Closed31 May 2018
Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt A402 Jun 2018??/80Closed31 May 2018
Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt A302 Jun 2018??/80Closed31 May 2018
Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt Womens Race02 Jun 2018??/80Closed31 May 2018
Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt Handcycle02 Jun 2018??/80Closed31 May 2018
Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt Juniors02 Jun 2018??/80Closed31 May 2018
Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt (Under 16s)02 Jun 2018??/80Closed31 May 2018
Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt (Under 14s)02 Jun 2018??/80Closed31 May 2018
Dromara CC road races - Bishopscourt (Under 12s)02 Jun 2018??/80Closed31 May 2018
Prices
Event Address
Bishopscourt Motorcycle Circuit, 29 Lismore Road, Bishopscourt, Downpatrick BT30 7SY