Abergavenny Festival of Cycling

The 13th-17th of July sees the return of the Abergavenny Festival of Cycling. As we all know the Brecon Beacons is a haven for all outdoor sports, with Cycling being a main attraction of the area. With Abergavenny recently holding the Velothon it is a perfect destination to take part in this event. 

Schedule of Events

JULY 13TH

THE CHEPSTOW GRAND PRIX

Televised National Series Race  Supporting races  School Race -10 mins- Go ride, local Schools invited through Mon CC (Short course)5:30pm Youth Under 10/12 – BC members – 15 mins (short course)6:00pm Youth Under 12 – 20 mins – full course6:20pm Youth A/B combined – 25 min full course -6:45pm Senior 2/3/4 Support Race – 30 mins7:15pm Elite 60 – mins8:00pm

JULY 15TH

THE WALES OPEN CRITERIUM

Televised National Series Race  Supporting Youth Races  Schools Race5:30pm Youth Under 10/12 – BC members5:45pm Youth Under 12 – 20 mins6:05pm Youth A/B – 25 min6:25pm Women’s 2/3/4 – 30 mins6:55pm MJ Events Support Cardiac Race Carnival Event 15 mins the security and crowd7:15pm The JP Signs & Print Wales Open Criterium Elite Race 60 mins + 5 laps8:00pm

SUPPORTING YOUTH RACES

JULY 16TH

IRON MOUNTAIN SPORTIF

Four distance sportive rides  Iron Mountain 10009:00 Iron Mountain 7009:30 Monmouthshire 4010:00 Leisure Ride10:30 Biking in the Bailey12:00

Breaking News

JULY 17th 
THE GRAND PRIX OF WALES
Televised National Series 110 Mile Professional Race

The Grand Prix of Wales is the penultimate leg of the Motorpoint Grand Prix Series which ends in Leicester a month later and will see riders tackle a 113-mile route around Monmouthshire which will include, for the first time, three laps around the town of Grosmont in North Gwent.

The Grand Prix of Wales will also have an international feel to it as a group of riders from Africa arrive in the county. Team Rwanda are entering the Festival events as part of the Team Africa Rising project which is aimed at unifying African countries through cycling

July 17th
THE PARA GP OF WALES
Hand Cycles, Trikes and Tandems

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