CHIDLOW SERIES | 10 JUNE, 8 JULY, 5 AUGUST

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An all-new location for 2018, hosted by the Midland Cycle Club. There will be three races as part of the Element Road Series in Chidlow. The first two races will be a road race only while race three will potentially include an individual time trial.

Chidlow II schedule

CategoriesDistanceLaps of courseTime start
A Grade Men89km5 laps9am
B Grade Men (inclusive of U17 or lower)71km4 laps9.03am
A Grade Women71km4 laps9.05am
C Grade Men53km3 laps9.10am
B Grade Women (inclusive of U17 or lower)53km3 laps9.12am
D Grade Men* (inclusive of U15 or lower)41km2.5 laps9.15am
C Grade Women (inclusive of U15 or lower)35km2 laps9.20am
D Grade Women (inclusive of U15 or lower)35km2 laps9.20am
E Grade Men*25km1.5laps9.22am
E Grade Women17.8km1 lap9.25am
Under 13’s17.8km1 lap9.25am
Under 11s** (if sufficient numbers)8km0.45 laps9.26am

Neutral zones

*Neutral zone 7km’s

** Neutral Zone 9.5kms

D and E men will still ride to the end of the neutral zone, stop on Old Northam Road, then they will be started.

Race notes

All grades will start from Liberton Road and must be in Stone Road prior to 8.50am. 

Maximum speed to be set to ensure riders stay together until start for neutral zone.

Grades may be combined dependant on numbers.

Presentations

All presentations will take place at approximately 11.25am, after A men finishes.

Pack up – 11.30am

The course

The course for the 2018 Chidlow race will see riders compete around the below mapped course. The race will begin on Liberton Road for 300 metres before travelling up Old Northam Road with some rolling climbs.

Riders will continue on to Government Road before a left on Needham Road and another left back onto Liberton Road where they will again be met by some challenging climbs before rolling down to the finish.

 

 

Relive 'Chidlow series course'

The Chidlow series will be run for the first time as part of the Element Road Series in conjunction with the Midland Cycle Club.

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Race day details

CategoriesDistanceLaps of courseTime start
A Grade Men89km5 laps9am
B Grade Men (inclusive of U17 or lower)71km4 laps9.03am
A Grade Women71km4 laps9.05am
C Grade Men53km3 laps9.10am
B Grade Women (inclusive of U17 or lower)53km3 laps9.12am
D Grade Men* (inclusive of U15 or lower)41km2.5 laps9.15am
C Grade Women (inclusive of U15 or lower)35km2 laps9.20am
D Grade Women (inclusive of U15 or lower)35km2 laps9.20am
E Grade Men*25km1.5laps9.22am
E Grade Women17.8km1 lap9.25am
Under 13’s17.8km1 lap9.25am
Under 11s** (if sufficient numbers)8km0.45 laps9.26am

*Neutral zone 7km’s

** Neutral Zone 9.5kms

D and E men will still ride to the end of the neutral zone, stop on Old Northam Road, then they will be started.

Maximum speed to be set to ensure riders stay together until start for neutral zone.

U11/13 riders will need to supply adult supervision for their race

Presentations to take place after A men.

Race notes

All grades will start from Liberton Road and must be in Stone Road prior to 8.50am. 

Maximum speed to be set to ensure riders stay together until start for neutral zone.

Grades may be combined dependant on numbers.

Key contacts

Lesley Richardson 0406 109197

Wayne Deany 0418 775562

Registration and Licences

The control hub/registration area will be outside the Chidlow Tavern.

Registration will be open from 7am.

Rollouts for juniors should be done before 8.30am.

One and three-day licences must be printed out and brought along to registration

Hard copies of race licences must be bought on the day, no licence no race.

Presentations

Women’s C, D, E and Men’s D and under 11s and 13s – 10.35am

All other grades – 11.25am

Pack up – 11.30am

Parking

No parking on Liberton Road near start/finish line. Parking in Stone Street adjacent to start line is permissible.

Refreshments

There will be no coffee van supplied by the Club.  The club encourages riders to support the local coffee shops, plus the tavern will be open for lunch from 11.30am.

Both the Chidlow tavern and local shops have toilets.

There is also a toilet block at the public open space opposite the Chidlow Tavern.

Course maps and details

Please see the main page HERE for a course map, video and Strava link.