Southern Elite Cross Training Series (SECTS)

Local racing and development team Southern Elite, hosts the first Cyclocross training series of the year at Terry Hershey park in west Houston. This series has been around for a few years and always provides a fun, low key venue for some solid training. The proceeds go to helping the development team fund junior racing in Houston. The course changes up every week, and we always throw in some new surprises!

Time: 6:00 pm every Wednesday.

Dates: 9/16, 9/23, 9/30, 10/7, 10/14, 10/21, 10/28

Location: Terry Hershey Park – (can be hard to find, click here for directions)

Registration: Onsite for $15

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Southern-Elite-Cross-Training-Series-257389357719196/timeline/

FAQ:

Do I need a license to participate? 

-No, this is permitted as a ‘fun ride’, USAC licenses are not required

What time does registration close?

-Reg closes 10 minutes prior to the start at 5:50 pm

Where do we park?

-Parking is located across the street in the corporate building’s parking lot

What side do we pin numbers on?

-Numbers on the right

Are there prizes or awards?

Prizes are done with a raffle system, you buy a raffle ticket at registration, prizes are drawn after the race is over. 

How does the race work?

-Races are started in heats beginning at 6pm, 1st is the Elite ‘A’ group, 2nd is the Intermediate ‘B’ group, 3rd is Beginner ‘C’ group, women and juniors. Each group races for about 45 minutes, the lap cards come out at 6:35 pm. 

Where are results posted?

Results are posted on the facebook page, and on our website under the ‘Results’ tab (results will start on this website on week 4)

If you have any questions about the race, please email us at localbikeracing@gmail.com