Southern Cross CX

Canterbury, 21 May - 3 September 2017

Qu. What is cyclocross?

Ans. Fast and furious.

Cyclocross is a cross between road racing and mountain biking. Competitors race laps around a course featuring a variety of surfaces (pavement, grass, sand, gravel, dirt, etc.) while negotiating a number of obstacles that may require them to dismount and remount their bicycle.

Round 1 Sunday 21 May - Hagley Park

Round 2 Sunday 11 June - Spencer Park

Round 3 Sunday 2 July - Black Estate Winery

Round 4 Sunday 23 July - Lake Roto Kohatu 

Round 5 Sunday 13 August - Rangiora

Round 6 Sunday 3 September - Ferrymead

Round 7 Sunday 23 September - 3 Peaks and Prizegiving


Three races each round:

Cyclocross Development race (run what you brung, any bike, no separate categories, no series points) 30mins + 1 lap
B Grade (Cyclocross bikes only) 40 mins + 1 lap
A Grade (Cyclocross bikes only) 50 mins + 1 lap

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