Expressions of interest are sought from Youth riders (Boys & Girls) interested in being considered for selection for the Inter-Regional Mountain Bike Competitions which will take place on 29-31 July 2016 at Cathkin Braes, Glasgow, Scotland.
This event is for Ulster riders in the Under 14s or Under 16s age categories. Ulster will be up against 13 other regions from across Great Britain. Riders must be able to travel over to the games on that weekend.
The team can be made up of 4 boys and 4 girls with 1 non-travelling reserve.
The team would have a Manager and Coach and all travel and accommodation will be paid for from the off-road budget.
The games start on the Saturday morning (30 July) with bike skills competition. A link to a video of the skills competition from 2014 is given here.
Saturday and Sunday has various types of bunch races (Combine, Dirt Crits, Team Relay, XCO).
If you are interested, please send an email to Martin Grimley (firstname.lastname@example.org) before close of play on Saturday 25th June giving your name, club, date of birth, contact details and a summary of your results in the last year. A selection date has been scheduled for Sunday 3 July 2016 – Castlewellan Forest.
Final rider selection must be submitted to British Cycling by Monday 4 July 2016.