HQ: Broughton Village Hall
Gate Lane, Broughton
Northants, NN14 1ND
HQ open from 13.00
This is a new HQ for this year’s event. Please respect the facility & park courteously (we have a bigger car park at this HQ). The HQ is at the end of a residential area so please take care & be courteous. Parking only at the HQ car park please, no parking on the course except for officials. Please park on the tarmac car park & basketball court initially. Please avoid parking on the narrow lane due to wide tractors using the road.
Distance from HQ to start is 2 miles. Distance from finish to HQ is 2.1 miles. Please take care on the A43
Hard-shell helmets are recommended (compulsory for under 18 year olds). In the interest of your own safety, Cycling Time Trials and the event promoters strongly advise you to wear a hard-shell helmet that meets an internationally accepted standard
Any rider performing a “U” turn within the sight of the start or finish will be disqualified & reported to the District committee
Fitting a working rear red LED- type light is recommended to increase your visibility to other road users
Competitors in the solo events must ride entirely alone and unassisted and not ride in company or take shelter commonly known as drafting) from other riders or vehicles. A competitor overtaking another must pass without receiving or giving shelter. The onus of avoiding company riding shall be upon the rider overtaken.
Clothing – Sorry, no trade jerseys (ie Team Sky etc.) are allowed, due to advertising / approved sponsorship etc.