Races will be held on Tuesday evenings during April and May at the Royal Highland Showground, Ingliston, EH28 8NB (23rd April, 30th April, 7th May & 21st May). A map of the RHS Ingliston course, sign-on, parking and toilet facilities can be found here.
The series finale will be held on Saturday 25th May at the Melville MC's East Fortune Race Course. Access off the B1377 Drem to East Linton road (EH39 5JZ). There will be no Youth races on this date. The ESCA Youth RR Championships will be held at a later date, most likely in August.
A popular series of short course road races held on a traffic-free circuit. If you are new to road racing, the criterium series is an ideal introduction to the sport. You can experience the excitement of being part of a fast moving racing bunch in a traffic free environment.
The Youth Race Series events are open to Youth As, Bs, Cs and Ds (under 16, 14, 12 and 10 respectively.)
The Support Race Series is open to women cyclists of all categories. (Male Beginners who have done no more than two races should enter the 4th Cat race and notify the registrar at sign on.)
The Main Race is open to 2nd & 3rd Category racers.
Check the FAQ page for information if you are new to road racing.
Entries will be via the BC online system. Entries can be made on the day but will attract a £3 surcharge.
It would greatly speed up the sign-on process if as many as possible pre-entered.
View a Google map of the Ingliston site showing the race circuits, location of Race HQ and parking.
View a Google map of the East Fortune site showing the race circuit, location of sign-on and parking.
A video of all the race courses can be found on the Ingliston Crits Youtube channel.
This event page will be updated with more information over the coming weeks. Please bookmark and check back for more details. Alternatively, visit the race's facebook page. We also have a twitter account, @EdCritSeries.
If you have any queries, the race organisers (Oisin Murphy-Lawless, Fraser Law and Alastair Borthwick) can be reached at the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Alpine Bikes Crit Series is supported by the following sponsors