Pennies in the Park 18-19th May
Penny farthing and unicycle race entries open
On May the 18th 2013 the 2nd Thoresby Festival of Cycling is to take place at the beautiful and picturesque Thoresby Park in front of the Victorian Courtyard and Thoresby Hall. The Festival should provide a very unique blend of events for any cycling enthusiasts and also to those who want to enjoy a unique event at a beautiful location.
The weekend will include many unusual and interesting races, including, Penny Farthing and Unicycle slalom and endurance races, the unique Paper boy race and of course British Cycling Go-ride racing for the youngsters and circuit races for youth and senior cyclists
On Saturday evening there will be a barn dance, auction and raffle with a hog roast.
Admission to the event is free, with free parking.
festival of cycling postcard
The First National Open Unicycle Road Race - 16th June
Unicycle entry form 2013
This will be held during the Horwich Festival of Racing on Sunday afternoon 16th June. There will be a male and female champion and under 16.
Its a 1 mile closed road circuit round the town of Horwich (map just posted), that's about 3 miles North West of Bolton. The race is 7 miles.
There is also a 1 mile fun bicycle race and 1 mile fun run. Plenty of fun to be had by all! (Fee on the day £3)
Lets get as many unicyclists involed in this as possible!