Auckland Secondary Schools
NB 13th November Start Time:To help those who want to go to the Takapuna Crit.s
08:30 Signon and warm up Be ready to race at 09:00
Other Times:09:00 Sign on (and warm up on the track)
09:30 Racing starts.
Brought to you by Auckland Central Cycling Club
Open To Secondary School Riders:
With a minimum of two school terms of road cycling experience
A minimum of four two-hour training sessions on the velodrome
Who have passed a track safety test.
Possible Events (exact programme to be decided once rider numbers are known)
|13th November||Italian Pursuit, 500m Scratch, (Longer) Scratch Races|
|20th November||Team Points race, Elimination, Chariot Races|
|4th December||Team Pursuits, Sprint Derbys, Tempo Races|
|11th December||Italian Pursuit, Elimination, Scratch, and Prize Giving|
NB Some events may require heats. U15 + U17 track limit for Cycling New Zealand racing is 16 riders.
Points as follows (for first to 12th)
20 16 14 12 10 8 7 6 5 4 3 2
Double points for the Team events.
Please Note Well:-
A minimum of sixteen spokes per wheel (no discs)
Aluminium rims only (no carbon rims)
Drop handlebars only (no aero bars, no clip-ons).
Under 17 and Open Grades may ride up to 7m rollout
Under 15 grades 6m rollout
Three Age Groups:-
Under 15 (14 or younger at the end of this year)
Under 17 (16 or younger at the end of this year)
Under 20/Open (Still at school this year)