Sheffield Urban CX Remembrance Rando

  November is a time for remembrance, Men and women, transported from everyday life to serve their country and to fight in theatres of conflict hundreds and thousands of miles away in foreign fields.   Remembrance day was borne out of the massive loss of life in Europe and the massive outpouring of grief from…

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OLPCX 18 Race report and results

The final round of the 2018 Sheffield Urban CX series was held at Sheffield’s ‘Olympic Legacy Park’ on 9th September. This new venue for 2018 allowed us to create a course that took in the usual mix of urban landscaping on the course.     The Olympic Legacy Park (OLP) Complex is home to the…

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OLPCX Round 3 – Olympic Legacy Park, Plan your day

So what can you expect from round 3? Well the course is going to be slightly more conventional and in keeping with a traditional cyclo-cross. Mainly grass, the course is going to be taped off and utilise the landscaping in the Don Valley Bowl and the Olympic Legacy Park as well as some of the…

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PHCX 18 – RESULTS and race report

28th July 2018, the second Park Hill Urban CX, with a few additions that drew more spectators and riders who were ready to take on an extended course and see the action unfold. We were joined by J E James Cycles this year, who were supporting the first ever (as far as we know) northern Brompton Urban…

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Winners Medals

We are chuffed to be offering some really special winners medals for the PHCX and OLPCX races. Designed and made by the maker of one of Sheffield’s loved pieces of public art, tucked away in Sheffield’s Botanical Gardens, Bear Pit. David Mayne graduated from Sheffield Polytechnic (now Sheffield Hallam University) in 1986 and is as passionate about…

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‘Race a Mate’ for £11 in our June reduced entry promotion

There is a great friendly atmosphere at a Sheffield Urban CX race, and it’s great to see regular faces riding and also spectating. Our events have a chilled out vibe and we love how this has grown. We know how good our races are, and so do the riders who have supported us since the first…

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2018 PHCX course plan and course information

The 2018 PHCX course has a few changes that take riders deeper into the phase 2 area of the Park Hill Complex. This makes the contrasting feel of the newly developed phase and the slumbering, ghostly phase 2 side even more dramatic, as riders race through this Sheffield Icon. For 2018 we have retained the…

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2018 Sheffield Urban CX round 1 – Results

The signs were looking good for some fantastic racing action in what has to be one of our favourite venues for a cycle race, (we are biased though!). The sun shone and the cobbles of Kelham Island baked. For 2018 we ran a junior race as part of the round 1 schedule also, the course…

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Sheffield Urban CX, nominated for an ‘Exposed’ award

We are ‘proper chuffed’ to be recognised as a nominee for the ‘Outdoor City’ award at this years ‘Exposed Magazine Awards‘. Exposed is a Sheffield magazine that celebrates Sheffield life and showcases the many independent businesses, clubs, bars music venues and events that give Sheffield its unique edge and contribute to making it a fantastic…

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