Schools Racing

2014 School Cycling introductory notice  
 May 14  Individual   Time  Trial -  8 km 

May 21   Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km 

May  28  Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km

June 4  4 person Teams Time Trial- 12km
(Scotty Brown Series Round  1)
 
June 11  Graded Scratch 12 km & 8 km

June 18  Hill  Climb  Time  Trial - 2.5 km 
  [ Start Kennedy's Bush Rd]

June 25  Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km

July 2  Individual Time Trial 8 km

 July 5 Mainland Foundation
   South  Island  Schools  Championship  - Ruapuna  Raceway - 10.00am. [Saturday]   Races  all  age  groups  boys & girls. [ Time  Trials & Teams Races ]
Also Scotty Brown Series Round 2 
 July 6   Mainland Foundation
  South  Island  Schools  Championship  - Ruapuna  Raceway - 10.00am. [Sunday]   Races  all  age  groups  boys & girls. [ Scratch Races ]

July 9 & 16 No racing Term break

July 23 -Individual Time Trial-8km

July 30  4 person Teams Time trial    ( Scotty Browns Series 3)

 August 6   Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km

August 13   4  Person  Teams  Time  Trial - 12 km 

August  20    "Litolff  &  Dawe Cups"  Teams  Championships - 15  km  [Teams  of  4 ]  Prebbleton   2.00pm. (also Scotty Brown Series Round 4)

August  27  Hill  Climb  Time  Trial - 2.5 km 
  [ start Kennedy's Bush Rd] 

 September 3    Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km

September  10    Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km

September  17 4  Person  Teams  Time  Trial - 12 km ( Scotty Brown Series  Round 5) 

End of Season Prize giving following final race (Venue to be advised)

ALL RIDERS - 

THESE EVENTS ARE HELD ON PUBLIC ROADS OPEN TO NORMAL TRAFFIC AT ALL TIMES.

YOU MUST OBEY THE ROAD CODE AT ALL TIMES, REMAINING AS PRACTICALLY TO THE LEFT OF THE ROAD INCLUDING AT THE FINISH. 

PLEASE TAKE NOTICE OF RACE OFFICIALS THEY   ARE THERE FOR YOUR SAFETY!
Venue: Old  Tai Tapu  Road  [Start now changed to Tai Tapu Hotel Car Park)

 Race  Day: Wednesdays Start time: 3.30pm - Sharp!  [Registrations  from 2.45pm.]

Race Numbers: Sign on and collect  number on  arrival  Wear on left side of shorts - Return Immediately you finish

Helmets must be worn at all times This  includes  to  and  from  racing

Cycles: Must be safe and roadworthy

Start / Finish Area - Be safe, keep well off the road on  left  side only. Do not gather on the road side of vehicles

Parking  Please angle  park cars on left side of road only - either before or after Start Line and outside of Safety Area

Gear Checks: Maximum gear is 6.610 metre travel. [Travel is one complete revolution of pedal] regular pre-race gear checks will be conducted and random after race checks throughout the season

Lights: Shorter days going into winter means you may   need lights to go home safely.

Cancellations: Sports Director makes decisions regarding cancellations. The decision may be to issue a cancellation notice by 10.00am or put decision on hold till no later than 12 noon. Schools are advised by Fax message and notice on Schools Web Site - www.canterbury.schoolsport.org.nz/ cancellations.

 If in doubt ring Bruce 9428 533 or 0276433346

Points Competition: Each race day riders earn points for themselves and their School towards end of season trophies.

Scratch  Races: 10 points - 1st., 8 points - 2nd., 6 points - 3rd., 4 points - 4th., 2 points - 5th. each race - plus 1 point for starting

Time Trials 20 points 1st place,  down to 1 point 20th place, plus 1 point for a start

Teams Races:Scotty Brown 5 Race Series- Start points only. 
Results: www.papanuicycling.org.nz
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