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Ulster Championships

Date: Sunday 3 December 2017
Event: Ulster Cyclo-cross championships
Venue: Belfast Playing Fields, Mallusk
Host club: Kinning Cycles

Course Description:
This year's Ulster Cyclo-cross championships sees a return to Belfast Playing Fields in Mallusk.  Kinning Cycles has again stepped up to run the event with kind permission from Belfast City Council.  The site has excellent parking and changing facilities.  The course will utilise the steep banks, steps, long grass straights and off-camber sections.

Technical Guide

A detailed technical guide for the event is available here. (PDF)

Sign on / Pre-registration:

Pre-registration for all races is now open.  THIS IS A PRE-ENTRY ONLY EVENT.




(Note: Pre-registration will close on Friday 1 December 2017 at 8 pm)

To see a list of who has entered so far click here. (Password "Mallusk")

Sign on will open at 9:00 am on the morning of the race. 

Race fees, race categories and prize list:
Race fees:
Under 14s, Under 16s - £5
Juniors - £10
Seniors - £15


Prizes -
As this is a championship there will mock Cycling Ulster medals for the podiums.  The riders will receive their engraved medals at the Cycling Ulster Awards night in January.  No cash prizes to be given out.
Top 3 Ulster Senior men,
Top 3 Ulster Senior women,  
Top 3 Ulster M40 males,
Top 3 Ulster M50 males,
Top 3 Ulster Junior males,
Top 3 Ulster Junior females,
Top 3 Ulster Under 14 males,
Top 3 Ulster Under 14 females,
Top 3 Ulster Under 16 males,
Top 3 Ulster Under 16 females,
Ulster Team prize (Senior men's race)
Ulster Team prize (M40 men's race).

Schedule:

See technical guide above.

Prize giving:
Prize giving to happen after each race.

Gridding
Riders will be gridded based on the Ulster CX series.

Refreshments:
There will be tea and coffee available throughout the day.  Food will be provided after the races.

Directions:
From M2 exit at Mallusk junction onto the roundabout.  Take the exit towards Antrim, Templepatrick.


Pass the Chimney Corner on the left hand side.  Turn left onto Park Road.  The entrance to Mallusk playing fields is on your left.



Click on the image below to go to the interactive map



Co-ordinates: N 54.684196, W 6.000003

Facilities
Car parking Yes
Toilets Yes
Changing rooms Yes
Showers Yes
Bike wash TBC