Ulster Cyclo-Cross


Ulster XC Series


All Ireland CX 2017


Ormeau Park, Belfast

Date: Sunday 19 November 2017
Event: Round 8 - Ulster Cyclo-Cross Series 
Venue: Ormeau Park, Belfast
Host club: XMTB

Course Description:

The course will be based on the one ran last year which was another great success for the club.  The organisers will again utilizedthe open grass sections at the Ormeau Road end of the park. Featuring an interesting combination of wide fast corners, a long off camber section, steep descent and a tough uphill running section with most of the course visible from the event village.
Under 6 and under 8 riders will share their own mini course with Under 10 and under 12 using a shorter section of the main course. 
Please follow the direction arrows from the car park to the race circuit. (approx 5 min walk on flat tarmac path)

XMTB would like to thank Belfast city council for their continued support in running races in their parks.

NOTE: Clubs wishing to put up gazebos are welcome at the start/finish but they must be in place before practice opens at 9:15.

NOTE: Do not leave your bicycles or valuables unattended at any time.

Race report from 2016: here
Race report from 2015:
Race report from 2014: here
Race report from 2013: here
Race report from 2012:
Race report from 2011:
Race report from 2010:

Video from 2012: here
Video from 2011: here
Video from 2010:

Sign on / Pre-registration:

Pre-registration for the race will open on Sunday 12 November 2017 at 8 pm.
Riders are asked to pre-register to help speed up the administration on the day.
If there are spaces in your race category then you can sign up on the day as well.


(Note: Pre-registration will close on Friday 17 November 2017 at 8 pm)

To see a list of who has entered so far click here (Password - "Ormeau")
Sign on will open at 9:00 am on the morning of the race.

Race fees, race categories and prize list:
See details of fees, categories and prizes (here)

Start times / Prize giving:
See Race information (here)


Will be provided after all races

Ormeau Park is located just beside the river Lagan to the east of the centre of Belfast.

Click on the image above to go to the interactive map
N 54.589372, W 5.918026

Car parking Ample
Toilets Yes, On site
Changing rooms No
Showers No
Bike wash Yes

The park also has a children's play area to entertain the younger ones.

Host club website: www.xmtb.co.uk
Race organiser: Anthony Moore ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it )
Telephone: 07469218242