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2015 Racing

Saturday 16th May 2015 - Keswick Mountain Festival


British Cycling have an inter club competition next Saturday - 16th May - in Keswick.  It's for youngsters who will be 12 or younger this year (born in 2003 or later),teams of 4 required..  

It's being held in Crow Park (the park next to the Theatre by the Lake), so not suitable for road bikes. British Cycling will be bringing some bikes.


This is you chance to represent Lakeland Sprinters - thank you to those who have already signed up - more welcome. Be there by 12 noon. Contact Penny for more info or to register.



Wednesday 3rd June - Racing at Rowrah Round 1


A Wednesday evening of racing for all age groups at Rowrah.

Saturday 30th May 2015 - Cumbria Cross Country Series Round 1 (Whitehaven)


On 30th May there's cyclo-cross at Whitehaven for all age groups. This is the 4th year of events in Whitehaven. Ideal event for beginners. Open to Mountain Bikes. U12 and Youth riders entry fee is for two events a pursuit style time trial and a cyclo cross race. There will also be adult races Prizes in all categories including spot prizes. Flyer with futher details here


(British Cycling Website link)

Wednesday 1st July - Racing at Rowrah Round 2


2nd round of Racing at Rowrah following on from the event on the 3rd June

Race report & photo gallery

Sunday 19th July 2015 - Penrith Cycling Gala- GoRide Racing and Track Racing


Frenchfield Sports Centre, Carleton, Penrith, CA11 8UU


Go-Ride Racing is British Cycling's exciting entry-level competition programme, which offers local competition for novice cyclists under the age of 16, helping young people to make a gradual transition into competitive cycling.  

(Website)


There is also Grass Track Racing for more experienced riders on fixed wheel track bikes.

(Website)



 


Sunday 26th July 2015 - Cumbria Cross Country Series Round 2 (Greystoke)


2nd round of the Cumbria Cross Country Series is at Greystoke on 26th July (The event at Whitehaven is the 1st one in the series). Off road racing for all ages & abilities, races are run to British Cycling regulations & are non-ranking. The course is a mixture of single-track, forest paths & forest roads which can be ridden on any mountain bike or cyclocross bike. Flyer with further details here


Enter online at British Cycling

Saturday 25th July 2015  - Northern Heat of the GHS Time Trial


GHS is a 10mile time trial on the L1020 course for riders who are older than 12 on the 27th July but under 17 on 31st August. The Northern heat takes place near Penrith and the National Final is in September. Please be aware this takes place on a public road. Entries must be on the GHS form and cost £5. Send to the organiser below - closing date is 14th July. If you have any questions contact the organiser:


Paul May,

The Hill,

Newbiggin,

Penrith,

Cumbria.

CA10 1TN


Tel: 017684 800164

paul.may16@btopenworld.com


Race report & photo gallery Race report & photo

Saturday 21st June 2015 - British Cycling National MTB 2015 series at Cathkin Braes


The penultimate round of the 2015 British Cycling MTB Cross-Country Series

Race report & photo gallery

Wednesday 2nd September - Racing at Rowrah Round 3


3rd round of Racing at Rowrah following on from the event on the 3rd June and 1st July

Race report