FRIDAY NIGHTS AT EDWARDSTOWN
Track racing is held on Friday nights during daylight saving months October through to March. It offers opportunities to cyclist of all levels to come along and enjoy cycling activities at the Edwardstown velodrome in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.
There are a variety of events catering for sprinters to endurance riders and individual and team events everything in between. Christmas Break up – Novelty Races on the grass and dress up your bike.
You will need a current AusCycling license to participate in the velodrome track warm up and racing.
If you are new to track racing you will also need to attend AusCycling SA novice sessions held on Friday evenings at the Superdrome, prior to racing, or be able to demonstrate track riding experience before you are permitted to race. Riding Edwardstown velodrome requires practice and confidence.
FRIDAY NIGHT PROGRAM
The Edwardstown Friday night program can be found on the club web page.
- Track opens: 5.30pm
- Sign on /Nomination opens 5.30 -6pm
- Session /Racing starts: 6.15 pm
- Session /Racing ends: by 8pm, or when the light fades.
Riders must sign on/ check in prior to warming up and show their current AC licence and their helmet. All riders need to complete an emergency contact form the first night they compete.
Friday night racing also caters for Little Trackies with a AC KIDZ LICENCE which is available for children under the age of 13yrs.
KIDZ – an inexpensive introduction to the club environment for under 13’s (primary age groups) enabling skill development and modified activity that will ultimately lead into competitive membership. Events are modified to suit the riders ability and age.