A lot of the same questions come up each season from prospective new racers, so we have put together a short FAQ to try and make some of the more confusing aspects in regards to “how it works” a bit clearer and easier to digest.

What do I need to race in a Sunday/Wednesday/Friday/Track/Circuit race?

The table below shows the combinations of licencing and registration required for each of our current races.

Event Track Accreditation Req’d League Registration Req’d Can Use Provisional Race Licence Can Use Full Race Licence Day Licence Available
Wednesday Track League Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Friday Vets/Womens Track Series Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Friday Circuit Series No No Yes Yes Yes
Sunday Winter Circuit Series No No Yes Yes Yes

What does it cost?

Any races entered through the British Cycling website will have their cost displayed there.  For a breakdown of costs relating to other races see the fees page.

Are disc brakes allowed in the circuit (freewheel bike) races?

Yes.  As per recent BC rule changes disc brake bikes are permitted.