Cannondale Quad Eliminator
Saturday 15th June 2019.
The pre-runner to 4x. Four riders on the BMX style
Each rider completes a timed run with the top 64 men and the top 32 women qualifying through to the ‘Super Finals’.
Please note you DO NOT need to be a British Cycling Member or hold a race
Please Note for Race Registration:
– Please bring valid photographic I.D with you such as a driving
– No British Cycling Race Licence or Membership is required.
– Race registration is open from Thursday the 13th of June, we advise you to beat the rush and sign on ASAP where you will receive your bikes front number board and four cable ties. We will not be issuing rear number boards.
– Timing is by light beams, therefore no transponders will be required.
Friday the 14th of June 2019.
09:00 to 20:00 Race Registration Open.
10:00 to 18:00 Course Open.
Saturday the 15th of June 2019.
09:00 to 11:00 Race Registration Open.
12:00 to 14:00 Quad Eliminator Practice.
14:00 to 16:00 Quad Eliminator Timed Runs.
16:00 to 18:00 Quad Eliminator Racing.
18:00 Podiums for the top three in each category.
Please note: The race entry covers you for the Quad Eliminator race only. To enter the festival, please pay the applicable admission price, even if you are racing. This will cover your entry to the festival, camping and spectating.
Rules and Regulations.
Equipment: The Bicycle must be capable of safely and efficiently completing the task and must, as a minimum, be mechanically sound, have efficient brakes on all wheels and all reasonable steps must be taken to ensure the safety of the rider and others. As part of the latter, bar plugs are compulsory.
There will be no uplift provided, it will be a short walk back up to the start line that we estimate to take
Mountain biking is an inherently dangerous sport with the distinct possibility of severe injuries, or even worse. No matter where you ride or how well you know the course you should never ride beyond your skill level and always ride in control and in a sensible manner. Riding in control does not just mean being able to stop, it also means having the requisite skills to
Helmets: It is compulsory to wear a protective helmet when racing or training on the course and such
POV cameras are allowed during practice only and must be fitted to your bicycle.
-The fastest qualifier will be seeded against the slowest qualifier and so on.
-The riders will race head to head on the course with the first two riders in each heat across the finish line, progressing to the next round.
-Any rider that misses their start slot/call-up will be disqualified.
Racers will be disqualified for the following:
-Not finishing in possession of their bike.
-Not passing both wheels around the gate.
-Missing a gate and going beyond the next gate.
-Running over a gate.
-Making a false start or barging the start.
Q. Is it the same price for all categories? A. Yes.
Q. Is there a multi-entry discount? A. Apologies no.
Q. If the event is sold out, will there be a reserve list? A. Apologies no.
Q. What if I miss the sign on? A. You will not be allowed to practice or race.
Q. Do you need a British Cycling Race Licence or Membership to race? A. No.
Q. How much are entries? A. Race entries are £25.00 each plus the £1.00 booking fee.
Q. Can you enter on the day? A. No, entries are available online, in advance only.
Q. Can I change bikes? A. Yes, between races.
Q. Can I have a refund or transfer my entry. A. Apologies, there are no refunds or transfers.
Q. Is there a limit to the number of riders in a category? A. There is no limit to a number of riders in a category, only on the number of riders in an event.
Q. If I provide a marshal, will I get