Club Time Trials
it's unavoidable please don't warm-up on the actual course when other riders
have started. If you do cross the finish line as part of your warm-up please
signal to the timekeeper that you are not yet competing.
In the actual event it helps to call your number as you finish
as numbers can be obscured.
riders miss their start because of warming up, or other 'distractions'.
In an open event they would lose time for this. Unless you have a 'mechanical'
please be available when your number is called. Gaps can lead to confusion
for the timekeepers, especially when a rider takes a later slot.
we've had the booking system we get 'no-shows' which leave gaps in the running
order. Please cancel if you can't make it to allow others to take the vacant
don't book a very late number unless it's absolutely
it could result in a large gap ahead of you and some very grumpy timekeepers
waiting for you to start & finish. Please
read the explanatory
page to find out how to use the system.
riders need to know that 'drafting' is not allowed. If you are overtaken
the onus is on you to drop back.
be courteous to other road users, even if they're in the wrong! Do not bring
the club into disrepute, or invite undue police attention.
have a problem during an event the timekeepers need to know. We don't
leave until everyone is accounted for. Please be aware that if you
have an 'incident' in a club event to let us know. We may need to provide
a report in case there are repercussions at a later date.
is becoming ever important and all competitors wil be required to sign to
say they've read the guidelines.
should the timekeepers wait at the finish for the last rider? Here's a simple
formula for consideration.
we have a club mobile phone - 07761 084 79