The first Bluebell TT of the season is next week Wednesday 17th April (First rider 6.46pm Start). On the Helpston Circuit (see details below)
Officials for Week 1 are as follows:
Timekeeper: Andy Pitchford
Asst Timekeeper: Lynden Leadbetter
Pusher: Chris Shaw
Note: We will be using two different courses in 2019, the longstanding Helpston Circuit and the new Bainton to Bretton and back to Ufford course. For April, June* and August we will be using the Helpston Circuit. During May and July we will use the Bainton to Bretton and back to Ufford course. Start times will be 6.46pm April and August. 7.01pm May, June and July. Riders will start at one minute intervals. Entry fee £5.00 over 16 years, £4 under 16 years. Entries are on the night only. Signing on from about 6pm. Please check the Club TT Safety Notes on the club website www.fenlandclarion.co.uk and at sign on.
* Note: 12th June is our Hereward League TT and that will be on the Bainton-Bretton-Ufford course.
Helpston Circuit - Course Details:
START opposite entrance to old quarry, approx. 150 yards from Helpston, Ailsworth road and Marholm, Ufford cross-roads (map ref. TF-030122). Proceed to Helpston where turn left (MARSHAL) along B1443 to Bainton. Turn left (opposite Church) (MARSHAL) through Ufford to take the third left turning (MARSHALL) to Helpston. Proceed through start and onto Helpston. Turn left again onto B1443. Turn left at sharp right hand bend onto Hilly Wood road to FINISH at bottom of hill.
Parking: For the Helpston circuit is on the Heath, approx. 600yds/500m past the starting point in the direction of Helpston or in the pull in opposite. Please park well off the road.
Bainton to Bretton and back to Ufford – Course Details.
START on outskirts of Bainton on unclassified road in the direction of Ufford, after left hand bend and 25 yards before gatepost to Nature Reserve. Proceed through Ufford and Marholm and turn at roundabout (MARSHALS) with Bretton Way (just after Crematorium), Peterborough.
Take 5th exit and retrace outward route through Marholm to FINISH just before Ufford, in line with Bridleway (to Southey Woods) sign.
Parking: For this course is in Vergette’s field between Ufford and Bainton, on the second bend coming out of Ufford (direction Bainton) on right hand side of road. Take extreme care when entering and exiting the parking area.