Phoenix Grand Prix Sunday 23 Feb 2014

17 February 2014
Phoenix cycling club promote their Phoenix Grand Prix road races this Sunday 23rd February at Nutts Corner.  Please note the new Sign-on location which will be at Crumlin Football Club from 9:30. 
Course details: The course will be the usual Nutt’s Corner, Seven Mile Straight, Long Rig Road course finishing at the top lay-by.  
There will be five races, with events for: Women & over 50's: The "A” race, which is for A1, A2 seniors will be handicapped and is 6 laps in distance, approximately 50 miles.  There will be a separate A3 race over 5 laps, 42 miles. The A4 race will be a scratch race and will be 4 laps in distance, 34 miles overall.
Last year Ballymena’s best result came in the 25 miles ladies race which saw Claire Gillespie, from Broughshane, finish in an excellent third place in what was her first ever open race.