What is the Yorkshire 2019 Para-Cycling International?
For the very first time, a Para-cycling race will take place alongside the UCI Road World Championships. The race itself will be Yorkshire 2019 Para-Cycling International and will welcome entries from every Paralympic road racing classification. The riders will start from three different locations along the same route and all finish in Harrogate.
The race will comprise four groups of para-cyclists, with a total of 13 para-cycling classifications for both men and women;
B - Tandem (visually impaired riders with a sighted pilot on the front),
C - Bicycle (riders with physical impairments using an adapted bicycle to assist them),
H - Handcycle (riders with impairments affecting either both legs or a combination of the upper and lower limbs),
T - Tricycle (riders with cerebral palsy, neurological conditions or unable to ride a bicycle)
The Yorkshire 2019 Para-Cycling International takes place on a point-to-point route between Beverley and Harrogate. There are 3 start locations along the route - Beverley, Tadcaster and Wetherby. All races finish in Harrogate. The below information shows which class will start from which location.
- B Men
- B Women
- C4-5 Men
- H3-5 Men
- H5 Women
- C1-3 Men
- C4-5 Women
- C1-3 Women (41.2km)
- H1-2 Men (41.2km)
- H1-4 Women (41.2km)
- T1-2 Men (28km)
- T1-2 Women (28km)
The above information is all subject to change.
The event is open to athletes who are eligible to compete in para-cycling as per UCI rules (Part XVI).
Entries are open now - ENTER HERE