Just a quick note for race fans – British Cycling has just been in touch to let you know that you can now get tickets for the Dalby World Cup.
Over to them:
Tickets for the 2011 UCI Cross Country Mountain Bike World Cup in Dalby Forest, Yorkshire, from May 20-22, are now on general sale and available to buy through www.mtbworldcup.co.uk
For the second year running the World Cup weekend is focused on the stunning outdoor pursuits playground of Dalby Forest for an event that was awarded the title of ‘Best Cross Country World Cup round’ by the UCI. The inaugural event earning rave reviews among riders, spectators and the media.
This year’s event will once again kick off with the Pro Sprint Eliminator a night of non stop urban street bike racing in the local town of Pickering, while the following day there is the chance for Mountain Bike enthusiasts to get a free weekend ticket, by taking on a lap of the World Cup course in the “Dalby Dare” and some of the other fantastic trails Dalby Forest has to offer.
The final day of action sees the world’s elite mountain bike riders battle it out on a series of fearsome trails that once again will include features like Medusa’s Drop, Worry Gill and Dixon’s Hollow, each of which proved a massive hit with the fans in year one.
Ticket prices for the event range from as little as £8 for a day ticket, to just £19 for the whole weekend. To find the ticket that’s best suited to you, go to www.mtbworldcup.co.uk.
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