Week 5

🚴‍♂️🏁 Preview of Week 5 Racing in the Sussex Cycling Racing League!

Anticipation is running high as we gear up for another thrilling night of racing in the Sussex Cycling Racing League this Wednesday! Cyclists from across the region are primed and ready for an evening packed with adrenaline-pumping action, with competition set to be fierce in all five categories: Youth Minor, Youth Major, Senior C, Senior B, and Senior A.

🏆 Race 1: Scratch Races

The excitement kicks off with the electrifying Scratch Races, where riders will battle it out for victory over a predetermined distance. Expect tactics, speed, and sheer determination to be on full display as cyclists in each category vie for the top spot.

🔄 Race 2: Elimination Races

Next on the agenda are the heart-pounding Elimination Races, a true test of skill and strategy. For those new to this captivating format, here’s the lowdown: riders start together, and on each lap, the last rider across the finish line is eliminated. As tension mounts with each passing lap, only the strongest will remain to compete for glory.

🔢 Race 3: Snowball Races

Get ready for the Snowball Races, adding an extra layer of excitement to the night’s events. Picture this: riders accumulating points at every lap AND half lap throughout the race, with the points snowballing as the laps progress. The final lap will be an all out sprint which will decide the position of any rider that hasn’t accumulated points. The sprint for points on each lap will keep cyclists on their toes, pushing themselves to the limit in pursuit of valuable points and a thrilling finale at the finish line.

🔒 Race 4: Block Handicap

Wrapping up the evening is the eagerly awaited Block Handicap race, offering riders a chance to showcase their skills and strategic prowess. With Senior A points up for grabs, expect the competition to be fierce as cyclists from all categories battle it out on a leveled playing field. The unique handicap format promises unpredictability and excitement until the very end.

As the countdown to Wednesday night’s racing begins, excitement is building among spectators and participants alike. With spectacular performances, heart-stopping moments, and plenty of camaraderie in store, the Sussex Cycling Racing League continues to deliver exhilarating action week after week. Don’t miss out on the thrill of the race! 🚴‍♂️🏅


Week 4 – Championship points

🏁 Get ready for an adrenaline-pumping Week 4 as we gear up for the monthly championship race! 🏎️🔥 This time, it’s all about championship points with a twist – double points up for grabs! 🏆🌟 Check out the breakdown below to see how this could shake up the leaderboard! 📊💥 #ChampionshipRace #DoublePoints #RacingExcitement 🏁🏆
Youth Minor/Major 1st = 12, 2nd = 10, 3rd = 8, 4th = 6, 5th = 4, 6th = 2
Senior C 1st = 14, 2nd = 10, 3rd = 8, 4th = 6, 5th = 4, 6th = 2
Senior B 1st = 28, 2nd = 24, 3rd = 22, 4th = 20, 5th = 18, 6th = 16
Senior A 1st = 42, 2nd = 38, 3rd = 36, 4th = 34, 5th = 32, 6th = 30

🏁 Missed the championship race? No worries! You’ve got 3 more chances coming up. Seniors, feel free to race up a category for those extra league points! 🚗💨 #RacingOpportunities #NeverGiveUp #SeniorAthletes

Volunteer signup


Track accreditation

Prepare yourself for the thrilling Wednesday night races alongside the guidance of Mr. Rogers! This season marks your final opportunity to earn accreditation, so seize the moment. Register immediately and demonstrate your racing prowess on the track! 🏁 #RaceNight #AccreditationOpportunity\

Date: Friday 10th May

Time: 18:00-21:00

Address: Preston Park, Brighton

To take part follow this link Track Accreditation


Week 3

🌧️ Exciting news! Rain is on the horizon for tomorrow, so we’ll be monitoring the weather closely before making a call on racing around midday. Haven’t signed up yet? Secure your spot now at the link here! Remember, if we have to cancel due to rain, we’ve got you covered – we can transfer your entry to the next event. Stay tuned for updates! 🏁 #RainOrShine #Racing #WeatherWatch #SignUpNow
Link for volunteer sign up


Results are live!

🚴‍♂️🏁 Attention all Sussex Cycling racing league Track participants! 🏁🚴‍♂️

Exciting news! The results for Week 1 and Week 2 are now live on my.raceresult. Check out how you performed and see where you stand in the rankings:

Week 1 results: Link to Week 1 results
Week 2 results: Link to Week 2 results
🌟🚴‍♀️🌟 We also have some updates on the league structure for Senior A, B, and C categories! 🌟🚴‍♀️🌟

Here’s how it’s going to work:

  • Senior A: 1st = 21 points, 2nd = 19 points, 3rd = 18 points, 4th = 17 points, 5th = 16 points, 6th = 15 points
  • Senior B: 1st = 14 points, 2nd = 12 points, 3rd = 11 points, 4th = 10 points, 5th = 9 points, 6th = 8 points
  • Senior C: 1st = 7 points, 2nd = 5 points, 3rd = 4 points, 4th = 3 points, 5th = 2 points, 6th = 1 point

🏆🚴‍♂️🚴‍♀️ And for events where all categories race together, points will be awarded to A, B, and C categories all the way down to 18th place, following the same points structure as above. So if you are 1st you’ll receive Senior A 1st place point which is 21 points. If you are 7th you’ll receive Senior B 1st place which is 14 points, if you are 14th you’ll receive Senior C 2nd place points which is 5 points regardless of the category you usually race in. These points you receive in these race will not only count towards your overall but all to the leader board within the Category you are racing in for the season.

Stay tuned as we’ll be adding leaderboards for categories like Juniors, Veterans, Females, and more as the season progresses. Keep pedaling and striving for the top spot!


Entry for week 2

Hi all,

Entry is now sorted for week 2 please use the following link

If you have already entered you will get an error screen, if you have entry for a full season last week then you will also get an error screen.

As always racing starts at 18:30, please get there a little earlier to get your transponders and attach them to your bikes.


Wednesday 24th

Volunteers sign up for Wednesday


No access to facebook

Hi all,

We have temporarily lost access to the SCRL facebook page. if you have any questions about the track please join our Wednesday night track league whatsapp

If not you can always email. As for Wednesday night, sign up is via the same link as before

See you track


Track league tomorrow

Hi all,

anyone looking to register for track league that hasnt already and wants to race tomorrow please follow this link

Also join the whatsapp chat for on the day updates


🎉 Exciting News Alert! 🎉

Hey everyone,

The moment we’ve been waiting for is finally here – we’re LIVE! 🚀 As you’ve probably heard, we’re thrilled to introduce an innovative new timing system for this year’s races. Check out all the details in our brochure:

What’s the big deal? Well, get ready for precision like never before – we’re talking timing and results accurate to 0.004 seconds! 🕒 Plus, with the ability to capture split times at multiple points, we’re opening up a whole new world of possibilities. Think half-lap tempo races, primes laps, and more! The sky’s the limit, folks. 🌟

A huge shoutout to the SCRL committee, Brighton Mitre, and PPYCC for making this possible. 🙌 The cost of the kit has been graciously shared between our three clubs, and we couldn’t be more grateful.

Now, let’s talk league entry. This season, registration will be done via Race Results using this link: If you encounter any issues, just shoot me an email and I’ll get it sorted pronto. Oh, and don’t forget to join our WhatsApp chat for real-time updates on weather and race statuses:

Here’s a sweet deal for you – we’re introducing season entry this year! Sign up for all 18 races now and you’ll only pay for 15. It’s a win-win! 🏁

But wait, there’s more! We’re shaking things up with a new league structure featuring one unified league. Earn more points by participating in higher category races. Stay tuned for more details coming your way soon!

And fear not, podium enthusiasts – we’ll still be awarding top honors to our A, B, and C racers, as well as veterans, ladies, masters, and more. 🏆

Racing kicks off this Wednesday, but keep an eye on the chat for weather updates. Let’s hope Mother Nature cooperates! 🌦️

Can’t wait to see you all out on the track! Let’s make this season one for the books. 🚴‍♂️💨