Racing T’s & C’s

  Race terms and conditions  The terms and conditions outlined below apply for all races in the series   I acknowledge that participation in the Event is physically strenuous and demanding. I am aware of the nature of the Event and associated medical and physical risks involved. I further certify that I am physically capable…

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Sheffield Urban CX Gets Ambushed!!

From its inception, the plan has been for Sheffield Urban CX series to provide an exciting series of races re-imagining some of Sheffield’s iconic buildings and locations that have played a part in the story of Sheffield. An underlying story of redevelopment and adaptation running through the series and also the story of the people…

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KICX: Picturing The Ride

We are excited to present this little edit that gives riders an idea of whats in store in May’s KICX race.  There has been some great work put into the edit by FutFutFutphotography and AnthonyOxleyPhotograhy on stills duty, both Sheffield photographers who have taken on the challenge to capture and create the feel and potential of…

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What Bike for KICX?

  One of the questions we have been asked here at Sheffield Urban CX is, ‘what type of bike is best for the course?’ Here we let Richard from Cotic take us on a tour of the company’s Roadrat and Escapade. The Kelham Island CX and all other races in the series will be open…

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Marshals Required: Gearing up for race day 

The marshaling team is an important part of any event, this team of volunteers ensure everything from rider registration to ensuring crossing points and spectator areas are kept running efficiently. They are the friendly face of the event, and are on hand to make sure the spectators and riders are kept up to speed with…

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The Perks of ‘Bean’ a Cyclist

During the recent photo shoot at Kelham Island, the hardy crew of riders and photographers managed to get their race faces and smiles on, despite the teeth chattering freezing temperatures. Time to warm up and have a chat. The Kelham Island area is home to some fantastic restaurants and bars, each one offering a unique…

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Vintage Velo Viewing – Get Inspired

One of the underlying themes of the Sheffield Urban CX is highlighting the heritage of the ‘Outdoor City’ and the locations we have chosen have played a major part in the transition the city is taking, from Steel City to ‘Outdoor City’. The sport of cycling, across all its disciplines, is full of heritage and…

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Timberfly Ramps, Taking Off In Sheffield

Here at Sheffield Urban CX we are proud to be working with Sheffield’s latest innovator, Timberfly Ramps. Timberfly will be supplying some of the features on the Kelham Course on May 6th. Nick Howarth, Timberfly’s wood wizard is designer, maker and tester for the firms ramps, and he is currently in full production with some…

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Cotic Bikes lend a hand

    Ok so the concept of Kelham Island CX makes sense in my head, in fact i have ridden the virtual course in my head many times since originally thinking of the event, tweaking turns here, features there, defiantly going to be one cool riding experience. So my challenge was how to show the essence of…

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Event Sponsor Packages Available

  Industry in Sheffield is still very much alive. We would love members of Sheffield’s proud independent businesses, who offer a uniquely Sheffield experience to their customers and clients, to get on board on board as an event partner of this new and exciting event. With a limited number of packages available we can ensure that sponsors…

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