2017 Covey League continue this Wednesday 23rd of August. This is the final round and the league is wide open!
There are 4 people in contention for the league so this will make it very exciting.
Sign on at the Skate Park from 6.00 -6.25 Race start at 6.35 SHARP
Route: Start just Filling Station in Carrabawn, out towards Liscarney, left toward Aghagower, take the 2nd right towards the Ballinrobe road, left towards Westport.
Then there will be a loop of Aghagower – for this we will take the left at the Aghagower Hotel, into Aghagower, left in the village and onto the Ballinrobe road once more, then straight into Westport and the finish will be on the flat before the bridge.
We will need 1-2 marshals at Liscarney turn, 2-3 in Aghagower, 2 on the Ballinrobe road, 1 on the left turn in towards Aghagower onto the loop.
Please contact Nuala, Freda or Aidan if you can assist. We will need 9 marshals minimum.
We will need 1-2 lead cars to ensure nothing is on the route
Race is handicapped and groups will be kept small to encourage cooperation among the riders.
1st – 10 pts
2nd – 9 pts
3rd – 8 pts
4th – 7 pts
5th – 6 pts
6th – 5 pts
7th – 4 pts
8th – 3 pts
Top 3 in each group:
1st – 5 pts
2nd – 4 pts
3rd – 3 pts
*** 10 points for all racers.
*** 10 points for all volunteers.
NEW: Winner of each group gets promoted to group above for next race.
Two 2nd place finishes in your group gets you promoted for next race.
Wear race number on back of jersey which must be visible.
License must be presented at sign on for your 1st race.
Sign on fee of €5 for one race or €20 for the whole league, (€10 for Juniors).
PLEASE HAVE CORRECT CHANGE
6 volunteers required for this race. We have 4 so far, so please contact committee member if you can volunteer. If we get too many volunteers people are free to race so bring the bike in case!
Please remember we have asked that people who take part in these events will give volunteer time. So please email us with details of what events you can help with.
- Wear race number on back of jersey which must be visible.
- License must be presented at sign on for your 1st race.
- Helmets are compulsory.
- Failure to obey the rules of the road will result in elimination.
- Marshals instructions must be obeyed.
- Bikes must be in good working order.
- No TT bars or TimeTrial bikes.
Winner to submit race report to club e mail.
If you can bring along a marshal or helper please do.