Broadway Bike Night
16th June 2016, 6pm – 8pm
As part of National Bike week, we held a celebration of cycling in the evening of Thursday 16th June 2016 in Broadway.
The High Street was closed to traffic from 6pm to 8pm for various cycling related events and attractions.
From the mini roundabout at the top to the Snowshill Road turn, there was barriers and stewards. The main car public parks were reachable and open for visitors as normal.
Timetable of events Thursday 16th June:
- 5.00 pm – Set up and team registration.
- 6.00 pm – High Street Closes to traffic
- 6pm – 8.00 pm – Bike Ability course
- 6.10-7.00 pm – Relay Race heats (enter your team here)*
- 7.00 pm – Family Ride 1.8 miles around lanes around Broadway
- 7.15 pm – Finals Race
- 8.00 pm – Road re-opens to traffic
Relay Races – 3 person teams
A relay race consisting of Teams of 3 riders, sharing one bike if they like, or using their own. Starting from the green, heads up to the Leamington Road mini roundabout and back down the High Street.
Teams that have a separate bike for each rider in their team will be mildly handicapped to make it fair for the teams that share a bike.
LeMans style start to each race, ie the rider is not mounted on the bike and will have a short run up, to where they can mount up and pedal off.