The Track is: Sheep Skull
Parking Important –
Please follow the Parking Marshals Instructions
Parking is side by side unless in the area marked in Blue on the map.
So everyone gets a place do not take up unnecessary space
Practice 9.00am – 10.45am
Race Starts (2 x runs weather and light permitting) 11.00am – 3.30pm
Prize Presentations 4.00pm
Prizes from 100% for Top 3 in every category and Trophies
Each Winner also wins a free uplift day from Flyup Downhill
Registration: You can collect your number board on Saturday afternoon to save time or on Sunday morning.
Saturday 3.30pm to 4.30pm (by café)
Sunday 8.15am to 10.00am (in Forest)
You must sign on and collect your number board before 10am on Sunday.
Full Face Helmets must be worn and done up for practice & racing on the track.
Saturday – The forest is open as normal and you must follow the local rules & fees.
The course will be marked out on Saturday and there will be registration during Saturday evening.
Saturday is not part of the event so there are no marshals or medics on the track. You are responsible for your own safety and wellbeing during Saturday.
Race day with official Practice and race with Marshals & Medics on the race track.
Sunday – Race Day
Registration 8.30am to 10.00am You must sign on and register before riding the track.
4.00pm Podiums Top 3 in each category
Riders Self Seeded for Run 1
Run 2 you will seeded by your first run time.
Please be at the start 15 minutes before you race run start time to be called up into to order.
Please Note – The Ripper Boys and Girls will finish their race runs before we send any other riders down the track.
Riders are set off in 20’s gaps with 2 minute gap between Categories.
Women Senior 19
Women Master 30
Youth 15-16 Fem
Rippers 10-12 F
Rippers 10 – 12
Entry procedure, distribution of identification numbers: The race is pre-entry only, though if spaces remain, we will accept very limited entries on the day. Enter via the British Cycling website.
You do not need a race licence.
Race Regulations: The event will run under BC Regulations and Penalties.
Please make sure you aware of the rules. A course inspection will performed before the start of practice with the Chief BC Commissaire and any recommendations will be implemented.
The course will be covered by marshals. They will have red and yellow flags, radio communications and be briefed each morning.
Mini Downhill rules incorporate those laid out in the current BC and UCI handbook.
We recommend that all riders and especially Juvenile and Youth age riders must wear the following body armour: Full Spine Elbow pads Knee pads.
Behaviour – Anti-social behaviour, vandalism, riding mini-bikes, motorbikes, driving recklessly at the event (Disqualified). Acts of violence, intimidation or vandalism will receive a lifetime ban. Under suspicion of theft, the police will be called and you will be detained until their arrival
Race Timing: Race Timing will be carried out by Action Sports Timing.
Results will be posted in the main arena on completion of each event and online by Monday 12:00 after the event.
Medical: Paramedic Medical Cover will be provided, both on course and from an identifiable Base Station in the event arena.
Illegal Drugs Policy:
We run a zero tolerance policy on illegal drugs. If we suspect you are in possession of or using illegal drugs we will ask you to leave the venue and the Police may well be called.
Camping: No Camping will be available onsite.
PA System: A full Public Announcement Facility will be on site with announcements throughout the day. A Notice Board will also be on display in the Race Office/Rider Registration area for displaying information regarding the event.
Catering: There is an onsite café providing fresh hot and cold food and refreshments.
Toilets & Showers: In the Peddleabike away café. Please respect these toilets and showers.