Criterium Cup Race 1 – PaardenEiland

2022-04-10 @ 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Paarden Eiland Rd
Paarden Eiland, Cape Town, 7420
South Africa
Sue Kirk

PaardenEiland Criterium

Our second race in the Criterium Cup series place on Sunday 10 April at 13h00 in the afternoon.  Building on the Asla Park crit, we know it’s going to be fast, furious and a whole load of fun!  Bring friends and family along to support you!

Race Bible

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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.  This needs to be done before anything else upon arrival at the 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

Online registrations for this race will open on Wednesday 23 March 2022.

The costs for this race are:

Category Cost
Elites R250
U/19 Men R250
Veterans 35 – 49 R250
Masters 50+ R250
Women (Including U19’s) R250
U/17 & U/19 Development R150

Categories and seeding

The Criterium Series will follow an age based categorisation.  Elites and Under 19’s will race together as will the Veterans and Masters.  Women will have their own race, including U19 and U17 girls.  The Under 17’s and U19 development riders will race together.

Course and Distances

The course is a circular route around the industrial area of PaardenEiland

Start Times and Durations

Time Activity Duration
14h30 U17 / U19 Development 30 mins + 1 lap
15h10 Ladies 30 mins + 1 lap
15h50 Vets and Masters 40 mins + 1 lap
16h40 Elites and U/19’s 50 mins + 1 lap

 Parking and Registration

Parking will be alongside the road in Paardeneiland Road.  Registration will be in Link Road near the start.  Please ensure that you are at the venue well in advance of your race as you will not be able to cross the race circuit while a race is underway.

Please note that this race is on public roads with no road closures.  We will do everything we can to mitigate the risk to participants.

Online registration

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Entries close on Thursday 7 April 2022 at 12 noon.  No entries will be taken after this time.

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.

Cancellation Policy

Due to the uncertainty surrounding the Covid-19 epidemic, the organisers of the Western Cape Championships reserve the right to cancel the race should circumstances dictate.  If we cancel the race 7 or more days before the time (on or before 3 April 2022) we will refund those who have entered 60% of their race fee.  Anytime after that, we will refund 30% of your entry fee.  Alternatively, arrangements can be made with the registration team to carry the race fee over to the rescheduled event.  Should you request a refund, when the rescheduled event is announced, you will be required to pay the full amount again.

Entrants who cancel their entries 7 or more days before the time (on or before 3 April 2022) will be refunded 30% of their entry fee.  Cancellations in the 7 days prior to the event, or on the day itself, will not be refunded.