by Dave Anderson
February 14, 2013
Fancy a bit of XC north of the border? Here’s the news on the Scottish XC MTB Series…
Scottish Cycling and the Scottish Cross Country Association (SXC) are delighted to announce that online entries have now opened for the 2013 race series.
The season offers great racing opportunities on exciting courses, including the Highlands, Dumfries-shire and the newly developed Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games course at Cathkin Braes.
Each round will offer a variety of racing categories to accommodate all ages and abilities. For new racers there are several choices, Open or Beginner category to gain some experience or enter the age-appropriate category.
Race entries are live and riders can enter by using the following link: https://www.britishcycling.org.uk/events/?series_id=127
There are also special online pre-entry rates offering a discount on the on-the-day prices. And by entering all five races online now, you will get one round completely free! *
The dates & venues for the 2013 series are:
Round 1: 17th March – Forfar, Angus
Round 2: 14th April – Fyrish, Highlands
Round 3: 12th May – Cathkin Braes, Glasgow
Round 4: 9th June – Drumlanrig, Dumfries & Galloway
Round 5: 1st September – Round combining with Scottish Champs at Kirroughtree Forest, Dumfries & Galloway
You can also keep up to date and in contact via our facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/pages/SXC-Scottish-Cross-Country-Association/187532419562 and twitter: @SXC_Series
*with regards to the five for the price of four offer, enter all five in the usual way and you will be reimbursed for round 1