Schools Racing




 May 1 6  Individual   Time  Trial -  8 km 

May 23   Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km 

May  30  Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km

June 6  4 person Teams Time Trial- 12km

June 13   Hill  Climb  Time  Trial - 2.5 km   [Start Cashmere Rd - Near Kennedy's Bush Rd]

June 20  Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km

June 27   2  Person  Teams  Time  Trial - 12 km

 June 30   South  Island  Schools  Championship  - Ruapuna  Raceway - 10.00am. [Saturday]   Races  all  age  groups  boys & girls. [ Time  Trials & Teams Races ] 
 July 1    South  Island  Schools  Championship  - Ruapuna  Raceway - 10.00am. [Sunday]   Races  all  age  groups  boys & girls. [ Scratch Races ]

July 4 & 11 No racing Term break


July 18 -Individual Time Trial-8km

 July  25    Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km

August 1  Hill  Climb  Time  Trial - 2.5 km   [Start Cashmere Rd - Near Kennedy's Bush Rd] 


August    8  Person  Teams  Time  Trial - 12 km 

August  15  "Litolff  &  Dawe Cups"  Teams  Championships - 15  km  [Teams  of  4 ]  Prebbleton   2.00pm. 

August  22    Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km 

August  29  Individual   Time  Trial - 8 km

 September 5    Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km

September  12    Graded  Scratch - 12 km & 8 km

September  19 4  Person  Teams  Time  Trial - 12 km  [ No  points  towards  Trophies ]  

End of Season Prize giving following final race in Halswell Hall, corner of Halswell Junction Rd and Main road, approximately 4.30pm

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  [Halswell  End] Just past "Rossendale Winery"

 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 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.

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

Teams Races: Schools points only, no individual points