A catch up on the past 3 races in the SCX calendar by Davie Hamill, including the Raleigh SCX Series races at Callendar Park and Knockburn Loch.
Raleigh SCX Series 2016 - Entries Open Sep 1st
As has become traditional, entries to the Raleigh SCX 2016 Series Races open on September 1st.
This year sees a new race, at Fife College in Dunfermline, join the line up. Callendar Park provides the traditional season opener, before the action heads north to Knockburn Loch near Banchory.
Race Preview: Raleigh SCX1 by albannach.cc
Jim Cameron over at albannach.cc has posted a great interview with Franco Porco and Davie Lines, organisers of the traditional SCX Series opener at Callendar Park. There’s only one more week week until the Raleigh UK sponsored Series gets underway, and entries for Callendar Park close on Monday 23rd October.
Record-breaking entries in the first Raleigh SCX Series race of 2016
The first race in the 2016 Raleigh SCX Series takes place at Callendar Park, Falkirk this weekend, and a record breaking 600 riders have signed up across all age groups. Organisers Franco Porco and Davie Lines have made several tweaks to the course, and the huge numbers of riders entered is testament to their vision and hard work developing the iconic Callendar Park course over the last 5 years.
Race Preview: Raleigh SCX2 - Knockburn Loch
This weekend sees the return of CX racing to North East Scotland, with Deeside Thistle CC hosting second round of the Raleigh SCX Series at Knockburn Loch. The course, situated in a beautiful lochside setting near Banchory, promises exciting racing for all 345 riders signed up on Sunday.
Race Report: Raleigh SCX2 - Knockburn Loch
Sunday dawned cool and frosty For Raleigh SCX 2 at Knockburn Loch, NE Scotland’s longest established cyclocross venue. With the course set and taped the day before, Race Director Iain Pryde and his motley gang of DTCC volunteers were relieved that Knockburn’s legendary course flattening winds didn’t spring up overnight.