Kelham Island CX – Through the lens

Duncan Wiggins joined us at KICX as race photographer. Here is his take on what the day was like behind the lens.   Things I love: Sheffield, bikes, bike races, industrial museums… When I heard about plans for a CycloCross race at Kelham Island it sounded incredible and the only question was whether to ride…

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2017 Round 1: KICX RESULTS

  The results are in for round 1 of the Sheffield Urban CX series. KICX saw some amazing racing in an exciting venue that twisted and turned over cobbles and features. Here is a breakdown of the results from some very fast, furious racing at Round 1 of the 2017 Sheffield Urban CX series. image…

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Introducing Matt Payne, KICX’s man behind the mic

  As well as providing a unique race experience for riders, Sheffield Urban CX is always on the lookout for ways to add a little bit more to the event. An entertaining and knowledgeable commentary is a must! So we were sat round discussing who we all liked and why, We all agreed Phil Liggett…

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Race times and planning your day at KICX

Kelham Island CX (KICX) is going to be filled with fast paced racing and a great atmosphere. The course at Kelham will be full of twists and turns as it speeds around and through Kelham Island Museum.   The day will comprise of 5 categories, Amateur men, Amateur Women, Sport Men Sport Women and Mens…

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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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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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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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