Event Calendar

Oct
30
Sat
Western Cape Track Cycling Championship 2021 @ Bellville Velodrome
Oct 30 – Oct 31 all-day

 

Western Cape Cycling is proud to announce its annual Track Championship for 2021. The Western Province Cycling Association has again offered to host the event at the “house of pain”, the Bellville Velodrome.

Covid 19 Regulations

We are  still required to adhere to the COVID-19 regulations that have been published by the Department of Sport and Culture.  To this end we require that all cyclists maintain social distancing while not racing.  The use of masks prior to the start of the race is compulsory.  You will be required to have your temperature taken at the entrance to the Registration Venue.

It is imperative that we adhere to the social distancing protocols.  We are looking at ways to work within the bounds laid down by CSA and the Department of Sport and Culture to ensure that we can hold a successful event.

Dates and times

  • Saturday 30 Oct 2021 – at 09h00
  • Sunday 31 Oct 2021 – at 10h00

Entries

Entries close Sunday 24 October 2021

Elite, Juniors and Masters  (No additional team entry fees):  R 300.00
Scholars: R 250.00

No late entries at all

Payments can be made by direct deposit or using EFT into the following account.

Account Name - Western Province Cycling Association

Bank - Standard Bank

Account Number – 200957988

Branch Code -051001

Account Type – Current Account

Use your name and surname as reference

Please mail your name/surname together with your age category and events you intend to compete in directly to [email protected]

NOTE: PAYMENT ON THE DAY IS NOT ALLOWED! 

Start lists will be drawn up in advance. You need to pay the entry fee before the closing date and make sure that your payment is completed.

Trouble with your CSA Membership or License?

New membership or licenses, including renewals, can be purchased online on the CSA membership page at https://www.cyclingsa-events.co.za/app/.

Venue

The event will be hosted at the Bellville Velodrome.

Program

The latest  Program of WC Champs 2021 – is now available. This program is subject to change. The latest official version is always available first at https://www.wpcycling.com.

Track Cycling Handbook

Please pay attention to the handbook especially part 6.2 relating to the new racing season starting on 1 October annually. Track Cycling Handbook_2021 V2

Collection of Race Numbers

A valid Cycling SA membership/proof of license must be presented on collection. Numbers must be collected at the event registration table from 8h00 on 30 October and 9h00 on 31 October 2021.

Pursuits and Team sprints

Teams must submit their names at registration and Madison numbers can be collected on
Sunday 31 October 2021.

Parking

All riders will have to park outside in the public parking areas.  Inside parking is reserved for officials and organisers.
Security has been instructed not to allow unauthorised vehicles inside the stadium. This is to allow emergency vehicles unobstructed access.

Please contact [email protected] in advance for disabled/elderly people access.

 

Nov
7
Sun
WP Road Racing – Atlantis @ corner of Charles Piers and Neil Hare Rd , Atlantis
Nov 7 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm

The 7.7 kilometre Atlantis circuit can be described as the The Fastest Flattest road race in the Cape. This is the first of our double header to end the year.  The second part is on 21 November at Zevenwacht Mall

Please ensure that you choose the correct category to race in. Please familiarise yourself with the criteria for the categories.

Youth Categories

Entries for the Youth Ages (U/17,U/19) will be accepted for this race

COVID Regulations

We are  still required to adhere to the COVID-19 regulations that have been published by the Department of Sport and Culture.  To this end we require that all cyclists maintain social distancing while not racing.  The use of masks prior to the start of the race is compulsory.  You will be required to have your temperature taken at the entrance to the Registration Venue.

It is imperative that we adhere to the social distancing protocols.  We are looking at ways to work within the bounds laid down by CSA and the Department of Sport and Culture to ensure that we can hold a successful event.

Registration and costs

The event forms part of the WP Road Double Header for 2021.  The other event will be held on 14 November at Zevenwacht Mall.

Course and distances

  • Category 1 and U/19 men – 10 laps = 77 km
  • Category 2 – 8 laps = 63 km
  • Category 3 – 7 laps = 54 km
  • Women and U/19 girls – 7 laps = 54 km
  • Youth – U/17,U/19 Dev – 7 laps = 54 km

  • 08h00 – Category 3, Women to race separately
  • 09h30 –  Category 2, U/17, U/19 Dev – to race separately
  • 11h00 – Category 1 and U/19

Parking

Parking will be in Marius de Waal Crescent and Charles Piers Road

Entry

Entries will open on 25 October and close on 19h00 on 4 November.  There will be no entries on the day

Nov
21
Sun
Zevenwacht Circuit @ Zevenwacht Mall
Nov 21 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

We’re happy to announce a NEW race!!!!  The Zevenwacht Circuit race will take place on 21 November.  Racing starts at the Zevenwacht Mall and heads towards Stellenbosch up Polkadraai Road before crossing over into Vlaeberg at the strawberry farm.  A few fast and furious loops around a 15km circuit before finishing at the top of Polkadraai before returning the Zevenwacht.  A stunning little route!

This is the second part of our double header!!!  The first race is at Atlantis on 7 November.

 

COVID Regulations

We are  still required to adhere to the COVID-19 regulations that have been published by the Department of Sport and Culture.  To this end we require that all cyclists maintain social distancing while not racing.  The use of masks prior to the start of the race is compulsory.  You will be required to have your temperature taken at the entrance to the Registration Venue.

It is imperative that we adhere to the social distancing protocols.  We are looking at ways to work within the bounds laid down by CSA and the Department of Sport and Culture to ensure that we can hold a successful event.

Categories and seeding

The following categories will be used based on ability and/or age;  Should there be 10 or more ladies, a separate race will be held for them.  The decision on this will be made on the Friday before the race.

Category Distance Ascent Start Time
Category 1 95 1003 tbc
U/19 95 1003 tbc
Category 2 80 860 tbc
Category 3 65 717 tbc
Ladies 65 717 tbc
U/17 & U/19D 50 574 tbc
Open 50 574 tbc

Routes and distances

  • Category 1 – 95 km (6 x 15km + 5km)
  • Category 2 –  80 km (5 x 15 km + 5km)
  • Category 3 – 65 km (4 x 15km + 5km)
  • Women – 65 km (4 x 15km + 5km)
  • Open Category – 50km (3 x 15km + 5km)
  • U/19’s to race with Cat 1 – 95km (6 x 15km + 5km)
  • U/17’s and U/19 Development – 50km (3 x 25km + 5km)

Starting times

The starting times will be published when entries open.  Please ensure that you are at the roll call at least 15 minutes before the start of your race.

Costs

The costs for this race are:

Category Cost
Category 1 R250
U/19 Men R250
Category 2 R250
Category 3 R250
Women (Including U19’s) R250
U/17’s and U/19 Development R150
Open Category R150

Online registration


Coronavirus notification:
Due to the coronavirus outbreak having been confirmed in South Africa all sporting events have been given strict guidelines to how they must be conducted.  Please note that we will have COVID screening protocols in place and riders are not allowed to enter the start area without having gone through the COVID checkpoint and been issued with a wrist band.

 

Entries will open on 25 October and close at 19h00 on Thursday 18 November 2021. No entries will be possible after this time.

 

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Problems with CSA Membership or Licenses?

See the page about CSA membership or licenses, or if you have problems with this during the registration process.

Parking

Parking will be made available at Zevenwacht Mall.  Please follow instructions from the marshals on where to park.

 

 

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