Racing & Time Trial Rules
1. All races and time trials shall be conducted according to the regulations and rules of the national governing bodies.
2. No member shall compete in any races or time trials unless his/her subscription and entry fees are paid beforehand. (Members attention is drawn to the advisory note on insurance).
3. All protests relating to races or time trials must be lodged with the Event Secretary, in writing, immediately after the event.
4. Only Acme Wheelers (Rhondda) CC members shall be eligible to compete for prizes in Club events and represent the Club in open events and team competitions.
5. All members shall be eligible for Club Championships:
The Club time trial champion over 10 - 25 - 50 – 100 miles and 12 hours shall be decided at the Welsh Championship event each year.
The Club 30 mile TT Champion shall be decided at the Bynea CC Open Event, unless decided otherwise by the Club Committee.
The following Club Championships will be awarded at the discretion of the Club Committee:-
>Hill Climb Champion
>Cyclo Cross Champion
>Mountain Bike Champion
>Road Race Champion
>Vets B.A.R. (best average speed in a T.T over 50 ml – 100 ml – 12hrs)
>Senior B.A.R. (best average speed in a T.T. over 50ml - 100ml – 12 hrs)
>Short Distance B.A.R. (best average speed in a T.T. over 10ml – 25ml – 50ml)
>Long Marker 25ml Champion (best time by a rider with a lifetime best of no faster 1hr 06m 00s over the distance)
All Club B.A.R. counting events shall be in Open Events and on courses governed by the South Wales District Council.
The following Junior/Schoolboy/girl Championships shall be awarded at the discretion of the Club Committee:-
> Schoolboy/girl B.A.R. Champion (best average speed over 2*10ml TT Open Events) Schoolboy/girl members may compete for this award up to their sixteenth birthday.
> Junior B.A.R. Champion (best average speed over 2*10ml T.T. and 1* 25ml T.T. Open Events) Members may compete for this award from their sixteenth birthday until 31st December of the year in which their eighteenth birthday occurs.