Wednesday, 12 October 2011

SCX Round Three - Mugdock Country Park

Glasgow Mountain Bike Club host the 3rd round of The Tri Centre Scottish Cyclocross series at Mugdock Country Park near Mingavie in just over a weeks' time and have sent on the information below on the event.


Under 12 Race – 10am - Free Entry
Under 12 race sign on closes 9.40am prompt
Course open for practice for Under 12 between 9.15am and 9.50am.
Under 12 race starts 10.00am & finishes 10.20am

Youth Race – 10:45am - £6 Entry
Youth race sign-on closes 10.25am prompt
Course open for practice for Youths between 10.25am and 10.35am
Youth race starts 10.45am & finishes 11.15am

Women’s/Vet’s/Junior’s Race – 11:45am -  £12 Entry
Women's/Vets/Juniors race sign-on closes 11.25am prompt
Course open for practice for W/V/J between 11.20am and 11.35am
W/V/J race starts 11.45am & finishes 12.30pm

Senior Men’s Race - 12:45pm – £12 Entry
Senior race sign-on closes 12.25pm prompt
Course open for practice for Seniors from 12.30pm to 12.40pm
Senior race starts 12.45pm & finishes 1.45pm

Please get to sign-on in plenty of time. Sign-on will close promptly 20 minutes before each race start time. This is to enable full start sheets to be passed to the commissaries and PA announcer.

There will be queues for each race category and a separate one for assigning timing chips.


Helmets must be worn when practicing on the course.

Please take care when warming up and practicing as this is a public facility with dogs and young children on the loose.

The finish area is right beside the visitor centre and will be serving the usual tasty grub.


Prizes for the seniors, vets, ladies, juniors and youths will be trophies and medals from

There will also be bike related goodies for the kids and other prizes donated by GMBC's sponsor Alpine Bikes as well as Glasgow City Council and Scottoiler.


There is car parking at the visitor centre, which will probably fill up quickly on race day. Please use the Khyber and Mugdock East car parks which are both within a few minutes ride of the course.

Please avoid parking along the main access road to the visitor centre as this causes problem for emergency vehicles, etc.

We look forward to seeing you all there!

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