19 April 2014Where?
Margam Park. Satnav postcode: SA13 2TJDurations?
4 hours or 8 hours.Categories?
Solo or pairs.Course?
12km in length, around 450m of climbing per lap. World Cup class XC, so expect it to be technical and awesome!Camping
Available for Friday and Saturday at £5 a night, payable at registration
Third Time in the Park
Margam Madness is back, only a bit earlier in the year over the easter weekend. for it third year running we are at the classic welsh Mountain bike venue of Margam Park, we are running the same 8hr and 4hr races with both of them starting at the same time again.
Sponsorship for the event over the past two years has be massive and again this year we have lucky enough to have the support of Suspension specialists Loco tuning and sports clothing brand Scimitar sports along with Bling Bike component distributors Clee Cycles/KCNC with many more to be announced ;).. more on that very soon!
We will have onsite camping available for the Friday, Saturday at a additional cost to your entries payable on registration, we will also have catering and your usual trade stands and technical support.
Timetable for Race day.
9.00am Course open for practice
10.00am Rider briefing
10.30am 4hr and 8hr Race start together
2.30pm 4hr Race finishes
3.00pm 4hr Podium presentation
6.30pm 8hr race finish
7.00pm Podium presentation
This year we have a treat installed for you when it comes to the course, with the new 5k purpose built XC race course all finished, riding amazing and waiting for the big official opening you could be the first racers to do battle on these amazing new trails, along with the massive amount of natural trails already in the park you can expect one hell of a race course of around 12k. and as usual there will be bags of climbing but what goes up must come down so the climbs will be worth it.
Any inquiries contact eve