The London Cyclo-Cross Summer Series is back in 2013 with more races, more
sponsors and more prizes!
This year, all races are on
Monday evenings. We will be returning to Herne Hill Velodrome and
Bethlem Royal Hospital, having added new features and routes since last year.
As the races are slightly earlier in the year we will be able to start
races slightly later in the evening without running out of light. U12
races will start at 6pm, Youth races at 6.20pm and Seniors at
- July 1st - Training session at Herne Hill Velodrome
- July 8th - Race day at Bethlem Hospital
- July 15th - Race day at Bethlem Hospital
- July 22nd - Race day at Bethlem Hospital (grass
- July 29th - Training session at Herne Hill Velodrome
- August 5th - Race day at Bethlem
Hospital (second choice grass crit round, incase the 22nd is
- August 12th - Race day at Bethlem Hospital
- August 19th - Race day at Herne Hill Velodrome
(grand finalie with trade stands, BBQ and prizegiving)
- £10 Seniors, Juniors and Women
- £3 Youths
- £2 U12s
is one of the most novice-friendly disciplines, and the summer series is
a great opportunity to race for experienced and brand new riders alike.
That said, there's nothing like a couple of coaching sessions to
prepare you for racing.
This year we're running two training
sessions as part of the series on 1st and 29th July at Herne Hill
Velodrome. We will have a mock-race course set up for riders to get the
laps in, but will also have skills zones with British Cycling coaches to practice your key cross
Training sessions are open to all ages, £6 for adults and £3 for youths, and start at 7pm.
Youth Holiday Coaching
Just announced! British Cycling will be running a holiday coaching session at Bethlem Hospital before 5 on the 12th August. It is intended for U12, U14 and U16 riders looking to start racing, or who are already racing and want to improve their fitness and technique.
It runs 11am-3pm, costing £10, including free entry to the racing after. Bikes can be lent if needed. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Book here