George Lambton Playing Fields, A142, Fordham Rd, Newmarket, CB8 7AH.
NOTES TO RIDERS AND HELPERS AND LOCAL REGULATIONS
CAUTION-THERE IS A 2 METRE HEIGHT RESTRICTION ENTERING THE PLAYING FIELDS CAR PARK, BIKES ON ROOF RACKS ARE AT RISK
No warming up by competitors on the course once the event has started (1st exit is 7 miles)
No U Turns are allowed within sight of the start or finishing points. Riders carrying out this dangerous manoeuvre are liable for disqualification from the event and further disciplinary action by the District Committee.
There is no parking allowed in the vicinity of the start or finish
Body numbers will be situated at the event HQ. Exchange for a cup of tea in the Playing Fields Pavilion
Marshals placed to direct competitors off the main carriageway MUST NOT stand at the apex between the carriageway and slip road, but should be located at the start of the slip road. Marshals must wear a High Visibility jacket.
As usual we have attracted a large entry of 241 so have accepted 15 reserve riders for those who didn't quite make the cut at 57.24. If you are unable to ride please contact me and I shall allocate your slot to a reserve. Please collect your number no later than 10 minutes before your start time otherwise your slot could be allocated to a waiting reserve. A reserve rider takes precedence over a late starter
IN THE INTERESTS OF YOUR OWN SAFETY, Cycling Time Trials and the Event Promoters strongly advise you to wear a HARD SHELL SAFETY HELMET that meets an internationally accepted safety standard.
All juniors and or riders under the age of 19 years are required to wear a suitably approved helmet.
Cycling Time Trials recommend the use of a flashing rear light whilst competing