05 Sep East Kent Cyclo Cross League 2017-18 Dates/Info
The EKCX League is a five round series held near the south coast at the edge of Kent promoted by VC Deal, stalwarts of south east cyclo cross over the decades.
Now a few years old the league has built a reputation for interesting courses and a friendly place to race. Grids tend to be a smaller than London and South East League events which make them a great place to try cyclo cross.
There is entry on the day and entry details are below, plus MTB’s are welcome.
Round 1 Sunday 10th September – Sandwich Tech Cross
The third year at Sandwich Tech the weekly home of VC Deal cyclocross training, flat, fast and flowing course, featuring a couple of technical sections, including woods and sand pit.
Address: Sandwich Technology School, Deal Road, Sandwich, Kent, CT13 OFA
Round 2 Sunday 15th October – Newington Community Cross
New Venue a similar flat and fast course which will provide some interesting features
Address: Newington Community Primary School, Princess Margaret Avenue, Ramsgate, Kent, CT12 6HX
Round 3 Sunday 5th November – Northbourne Park Cross
A new Venue a mixture of grass and woodland around the school grounds.
Address: Northbourne Park School, Straight Mile, Betteshanger, Deal, Kent, CT14 0NW
Round 4 Sunday 17th December – Ford Manor Farm Cross
The third year at Ford Manor Farm, inspired by the legendary ‘Koppenberg’ race’.
Address: Ford Manor Farm, Ford Hill, Hoath, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 4LS
Round 5 Sunday 21st January – Betteshanger Cross
A well-established venue on the cyclocross calendar, we will be making a few minor adjustments to our established EKCX course for this seasons race!
Address: Betteshanger Country Park, Sandwich Road, Deal, Kent, CT14 0BF
U12 Online £3 EOL £3
Youth A/B U16/U14 Online £6 EOL £7
Juniors Online £7 EOL £10
Seniors Online £16 EOL £20
Vets Online £16 EOL £20
0900 HQ Opens
1000 U12 – 15mins
1040 Youth – 30 mins
1140 V40 / V50 Men – 45mins
1250 Junior Men – 40mins
1250 Junior, Senior, V40 / V50 Women – 40mins
1400 Senior Men – 60mins
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