Club Open Cyclo-Cross

29th December 2019 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cattows Farm
Neil Taylor
07775 688478

Sunday 29th December will see the final round of the Leicestershire Cyclo-Cross League at Cattows Farm, Nr Ibstock, again hosted by Coalville Wheelers CC.  


Cattows Cyclo-Cross Location

Cattows Cyclo-Cross Location

The Course

For those who have raced there before, the course will be familiar with a few interesting ‘twists’.

The U12’s course is shown in Magenta.

There is no warming up on the course whilst racing is in progress. Elements of the full course will be accessible whilst the U12 racing is taking place.

CWCC Cyclo-Cross Course 2019

CWCC Cyclo-Cross Course 2019


Once again catering will be provided by PopTop Kitchen, serving a selection of hot and cold food, and in addition this year Café Allez will be providing great coffee to enjoy whilst watching some excellent racing.  



Former professional, Gary Coltman has kindly agreed to provide race commentary for this round.

Car Park

There will be a £2 charge for car parking, please bring change.  Unfortunately we need to charge this to cover the hire of the venue and even with this charge we made a loss last year, but none the less decided to put an event on again this year.

To find the car park, follow the Large Yellow signs from Ibstock and J12 of the M42.

Sat Nav Postcode: LE67 2TD


Entries and Sign-On

You can pre-enter for this event via the BC Website and entries are open for any rider, you don’t have to be a member of the LCXL League to ride!

Sign on for each event will close 30 mins before the published start time.

In order to best manage the signing on process, there will be allocated slots for each race sign-on as follows:

Race 1 & 2 – U9 / U12,s – From 9:15

Race 3 – Youth / Novice – From 10:00

Race 4 – V50 / Women – From 11:00

Race 5 – Sen / J / Vet 40 / – From 12:00



Chip timing and Numbers

D3Racetec will be managing the chip timing. Please return the chip promptly after your race to the sign-on desk.

In addition, for this round please remember to return your league race numbers.



09:00 Course Open for practice

10:15 Race 1 – U9’s > 10 mins

10:30 Race 2 – U12’s > 15 mins

10:55 Approx – Full course Open for practice

11:30 Race 3 – Youth A&B (boys & girls) + Novice > 30 mins

12:10 Approx – Full course Open for practice

12:30 Race 4 – V50+/Women > 50 mins

13:30 Approx – Full course Open for practice

14:00 Race 5 – Sen/Jun/V40 > 50 mins plus one lap


Trade Stands

We have arranged for a couple of trade stands to be there on the day:

  • Just Bikes from Ashby
  • Big Bobble Hats


Have a safe journey to the race and we look forward to seeing you there.



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