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Ian Browns XC Series Round 3

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 10:25:57 +0000

Round 3 of the Ian Browns MTB XC Winter Series will be at Thorntons


Parking on site in the entrance field - expect it to be muddy! Directions will be put out from the top of Frie Baton.


Sign-on and practice from 8.30am, sign-on closes 15 mins before each race start. Usual mix of singletrack, grassy fields, the odd earth bank and of course the vineyard! Flyers canteen will be in attendance in the packing shed with hot drinks & cakey goodness.


Winter season race format: 

8.30am Sign on Opens 9.45am Sign on Closes

8:45am sharp Under 12s, 10s Practice lap

9:00am – Race 1 = Kids race Under 12s Under 10s (24’’ wheel upwards) This race will be held on a shorter, less-technical course. Race duration 20mins.

9:30am - Race 2 = U14, U16 & Sport race – 35 mins + 1Lap

10:15am – Race 3 = Expert, Advanced, Veteran Grand Veteran race – 1 hr + 1 lap. This race will be held on the full course.

If there’s not enough riders for Race 2 we will do Race 2 and 3 together at 10am