TA EAST NEWS 8TH AUGUST 2008
To TA East Members & Local Friends + race entrants
THIS SUNDAY (10/8) CHANGE TO THE MORNING COFFEE VENUE
It turns out that the Cathedral Refectory is closed on Sunday mornings – so we will have our pre-event social meet at the
SCANDINAVIA HOUSE cafe. 10:30am ….ish
This is on the corner of Abbeygate Street and Angel Hill.
Angel Hill is the town square just west of the abbey gardens.
If you stand under the arch of the great abbey gate, looking towards the town, Scandinavia House is right in front of you
Grid Ref 855642 Post Code is IP33 1UZ
See No 68.
(Thanks to former TA member, just re-joined, Richards Simmons for alerting me about the Refectory)
THE WEST SUFFOLK WHEELERS GRASS TRACK MEETING starts soon after 12 NOON
Now, How to find Hardwick Middle School.
The school is in Mayfield Road.
Grid ref is TL 858621 Postcode IP33 2PD
This on the south edge of Bury, just west of the A134 Sudbury Road. Not far from Nowton Park.
If arriving by the A14, leave at the Bury St Edmunds EAST interchange.(There may be signs from here)
Head towards town.
Roughly straight over 2 roundabouts and left at the 3rd – into Nowton Road
Then fork right into Mayfield road
Look carefully on left for Hardwick Middle School
The EVENT PROGRAMME is below:
EVENT ONE 400 metres
U12/14 fixed (heats if required)
Juvenile freewheel (heats if reqd)
Cross bikes heats
Final for third placed adults/U16
Final for second placed adults/U16
Final for adult/U16 heat winners
U12/U14 fixed final (if reqd)
Juvenile freewheel final (if reqd)
Cross bikes final (if reqd)
EVENT TWO Win and Out
Adult B group and U16 (6 laps)
Adult A group (6 laps)
U12/U14 fixed (3 laps)
EVENT THREE 3 lap handicap
EVENT FOUR Five Kilometres
Open to all Fixed wheel riders
EVENT FIVE Novelty Relay
Juvenile Freewheel and Trikes
EVENT SIX Devil take the hindmost
Adult/U16 group A
Adult/U16 group B
EVENT SIX Madison
Open to Adults and U16 fixed wheel only. Teams of two, in matching shirts. Only one elite or 1st cat per team. Maximum 6 teams. The race will be preceded by a 10 minute practice session.
EVENT SEVEN Flying lap competition
Invited Adult riders
EVENT EIGHT Skills race
EVENT NINE Team Sprint
Club or composite teams of three riders
Only one Elite or 1st cat per team which must contain at least one U12/U14/U16 and at least one female.