If Christmas shopping is the last thing on your mind, and you would rather be out on your wheels here's some dates.

Dragondownhill

Dragon Downhill Winter Uplift Dates

Sat 24th Nov. - Mtn Ash

Sun 2nd Dec - Abercarn - CURRENTLY REFUSED BY FC DUE TO ILLEGAL DIGGING

Sat 8th Dec - Rheola

Sat 22nd Dec - Abercarn - CURRENTLY REFUSED BY FC DUE TO ILLEGAL DIGGING

Sun 6th Jan - Mtn Ash

Sat 12th Jan - Gethin

Sat 26th Jan - Rheola

Sat 9th Feb - Abercan - CURRENTLY REFUSED BY FC DUE TO ILLEGAL DIGGING

Sat 23rd Feb - Mtn Ash

Descend Hamsterley "Down'n'Out" Winter Series

Since I'm the Dirt 'Down and Out' bloke, I might have to check this one out, will they spare me change for a cup of tea though?

Entry forms available now on http://www.descendhamsterley.co.uk/

Round 1 15th/16th December

Round 2 12th/13th January

Round 3 9th/10th February

Race Format

Saturday

9am till 3.30pm - Practice (Uplifts For Race Entrants Only)

Sunday

8.30am till 9.45am - Practice

9.45am till 10.15am - Course Closed (Inspection)

1st Run 10.15am till 12.00pm (Approximately)

12.00pm till 12.45pm - Lunch Break

2nd Run 12.45pm till 2.30pm (Approximately)

2.45pm till 3.15pm Podium and Presentation

Series Information

3 Rounds on 3 Different Courses

All rounds carry British Cycling Points

Cash, Trophies and Prizes for category winners

Cash Bonus for Fastest Time of the Day

Uplifts will be coaches and cattle wagons. We will be using Garnets who provide the coaches for the Innerliethen Uplift weekends

Live Timing by Chris Roberts

Entries must be in 7 days prior to the event

Places can be booked over the phone but forms must be sent to confirm

Entry cost is £45 per round. Please make cheques payable to Descend MBP

Contact Craig Hunter for any more details on 07795 514 251

Winter Dates