Club Information

HANDBOOK: All detail with regards to racing catagories, rules and courses can be found HERE

 

Details of what is entailed when your duty is Organiser for a road event, good read for those who are unsure. Organisers Instructions

 

TIME TRIALS COURSES: 

PERELLE 5 MILES: - Start on coast road North of Hotel L'Atlantique at approximately 40 metres south of junction with Biloterie Road.  Proceed South on coast road to TURN at the mark at the south end of the lay-by in Rue de la Lague (probably marked by a small traffic cone).   Retrace to finish approximately 40 metres north of slipway at Route de la Rocque.

 

VAZON 5 MILES: - Start at Vazon surfing area immediately south of granite store (‘5S’). Proceed south to TURN through ‘Lihou Triangle’ (junction of Les Sablons and Rue du Braye). CARE MUST BE TAKEN MAKING THIS TURN AS THE ROAD IS TWO-WAY AT ALL POINTS AND THERE IS A MANHOLE ON THE APEX OF THE SECOND RIGHT TURN. Also the exit back on to the main road is over a yellow line so you MUST give way to traffic from the right (MARSHAL). Return north to finish opposite the start.

Marshalling: marshal to cover the return on to the main road at Lihou triangle (marshal to slow the rider if oncoming traffic from south).

 

COBO 10 MILES: - Start approximately 50 yards south of junction with Cobo Road and Cobo Coast Road.  Proceed South to TURN at the mark at the south end of the Pleinmont lay-by in Rue de la Lague (probably marked by a small traffic cone) and retrace to finish on Vazon side of Albecq at junction with Sous Les Courtils.

 

LES VARDES 15 MILES: - Start outside Les Vardes Farm Hotel and proceed South along coast road to TURN at the mark at the south end of the Pleinmont lay-by in Rue de la Lague (probably marked by a small traffic cone) and retrace to finish by start.

 

COBO 19 MILES: - Start at Cobo car park, proceed south along coast road to L'Eree, turn left up L'Eree hill to Les Landes junction and turn right past La Mallard Hotel and proceed to turn in La Route du Crolier (Straight on at top of Pleinmont Hill).  Retrace to finish on Vazon side of Albecq at junction with Sous Les Courtils.

 

L'EREE 25 MILES : - Start 10 yards west of westernmost gate pillar to ‘old’ Sion chapel. Proceed through filter (care) and down L'Eree Hill. Turn right at L’Eree Hotel (MARSHAL) and proceed through normal 5 finish (2.63) and normal 10 finish (5.16), through filters at Cobo (MARSHALS), through Les Vardes (7.96) to Houmet Tavern where turn through lane (MARSHAL at yellow line in lane) around back of Tavern. Return through Les Vardes (8.96), through filters at Cobo (MARSHALS), past the normal 10 mile start (11.16), through the normal 5 mile start (13.62), to TURN (14.9) through ‘Lihou Triangle’ (junction of Les Sablons and Rue du Braye). CARE MUST BE TAKEN MAKING THIS TURN AS THE ROAD IS TWO-WAY AT ALL POINTS AND THERE IS A MANHOLE ON THE APEX OF THE SECOND RIGHT TURN. Also the exit back on to the main road is over a yellow line so you MUST give way to traffic from the right (MARSHAL). Retrace through normal 5 finish (15.49) and normal 10 finish (18.02), through filters at Cobo (MARSHALS), through Les Vardes (20.82) to Houmet Tavern where turn through lane (MARSHAL at yellow line in lane) around back of Tavern. Return through Les Vardes (21.82), through filters at Cobo (MARSHALS), past the normal 10 mile start (24.02), to finish approx 50 yards north of Vazon Martello Tower and 12¼ kerbstones north of drain (25S). Sign-On at L’Eree Car Park.

Marshalling: assistant organizer can marshal filter at St Peter, marshal at L’Eree Hotel can move to Lihou triangle to cover the return on to the main road at Lihou triangle (marshal to slow the rider if oncoming traffic from south) when riders have cleared L’Eree Hotel, two marshals required to cover filters at Cobo and one at back of Houmet. (Four marshals plus organizer and assistant organizer in total).

 

WEST COAST 25 MILES: - Start one mile south of the Cobo 10 start, approx 50 yards north of Vazon Martello Tower and 12¼ kerbstones north of drain. Proceed south to turn at the Pleinmont Lay-By at the mark at the south end of the Pleinmont lay-by (probably marked by a small traffic cone) and proceed to Houmet Tavern where turn through lane around back of Tavern, back to Pleinmont Lay-By, turn and Finish at Cobo 10 finish (Sous les Courtils).

 

HOUMET 25 MILES: - Start at junction of Route de Picquerel and Houmet Lane.  Proceed south along coast road to L'Eree, turn left up L'Eree hill to Les Landes junction and turn right past La Mallard Hotel and proceed to turn in La Route du Crolier (Straight on at top of Pleinmont Hill).  Retrace to finish at start.

 

50 KILOMETRES: - Start outside Les Vardes Farm Hotel and proceed South along coast road to turn at the Pleinmont lay-by at the mark at the south end of the lay-by (probably marked by a small traffic cone).  TURN and retrace past start turning right past Houmet du Nord Hotel and right again to return to Pleinmont and retrace to finish approximately 100 yards North of start.

 

WEST COAST 50 MILES: - Start at the junction of Route de Plaisance/Route de la Tourelle.  Proceed through filter (care) and down L'Eree Hill to turn left at L’Eree Hotel (2 miles). Proceed south to to turn at the Pleinmont lay-by at the mark at the south end of the lay-by (probably marked by a small traffic cone) and proceed to Houmet Tavern where turn through lane around back of Tavern, back past L’Eree Hotel and on towards Pleinmont. Complete three laps of above-described 16-mile loop to finish in line with the bus shelter opposite L’Eree Hotel.

 

COBO 100 MILES: - Start at Cobo car park, proceed south to TURN at Pleinmont toilets and return along coast road to TURN at Pembroke lay-by.  Retrace to Cobo car park (20 Miles).  Repeat a further four times to finish at Cobo car park.  NOTE: Can be run in reverse but not with a 50 Mile Event. 

 

ROAD RACE CIRCUITS NB there is usually a time trial for under 16 riders when a road race is scheduled):

COUDRE CIRCUIT (4.875 MILES): - Start at the south end of the Pleinmont lay-by in Rue de la Lague (probably marked by a small traffic cone). Proceed North and turn right up Coudre Hill. Continue to Route des Sages, Rue de L'Eglise and Rue des Brehauts to turn left opposite the HSBC Bank and proceed West along Les Paysans Road.  ­Continue down L'Eree Hill and turn left at L'Eree Hotel to complete the lap at the foot of Coudre Hill. N.B. Events on this circuit normally start at the Pleinmont Lay-By and proceed North to the bottom of the Rue de Coudre, where you then turn right on to the circuit. All events finish at the Pleinmont Lay-By.

 

L'EREE CIRCUIT (7.75 MILES): - Start at Pleinmont lay-by turn left up Pleinmont Hill to Mallard Hotel and turn left to L'Eree and left back to start.

 

RESERVOIR CIRCUIT (6-5-MILES): - Start at St Saviours Community Centre, and proceed past St. Saviours Church along Les Buttes and Les Prevosts Road, sharp right onto Route de Hougette and turn left at Hougue Fouque cross-roads and onto St.  Andrews Church.  Bear left and proceed down Talbot Valley and through Kings Mills.  Go straight over the Dos D'Ane to Mont Saint, sharp left after Mont Saint Garage past the Reservoir to return to the start.

 

TALBOT LOOP 5.2 MILES per lap: - Start at St Saviours Community Centre and proceed past St Saviours Church and along Les Buttes and Les Prevosts Road (eventual finish under trees), sharp right on to La Route du Houquet and turn left at Hougue Fougue crossroads and on to St Andrews Church. Bear left and proceed down Talbot Valley and through Kings Mills. Turn left up Le Route de la Hurette and follow road through. Turn left onto Les Buttes and past the finish point on Les Prevosts Road.

 

VAZON CIRCUIT (11 MILES): - Start at La Houguette School. Proceed up L’Eree Hill and through filter (Care). Fork left at Sion Chapel to Le Gron Junction and left again through Les Picques, then turn right through Les Prevosts to Hougue Fouque cross-roads, where turn left through Les Vauxbelets to St.  Andrews Church and bear left and left again into Talbot Valley. Left again at Kings Mills and then right into Gele Road.  Left into slip road to rejoin coast road. Proceed South to L'Eree Hotel and turn left up hill to complete circuit.                          

 

HILL CLIMBS:

COUDRE HILL CLIMB: - Start on coast road and turn left up Coudre. Continue through Les Sages to finish at St.  Peters Church.

 

L'EREE HILL CLIMB: - Start at Les Adams Chapel and finish at St. Peter's Post Office.

 

LES VAL DES TERRES HILL CLIMB: - Open Road 849 Yards, Closed Road 830 Yards. Start opposite two parallel manholes 20 metres south of La Vallette junction on hill. Finish by seat at top of hill.

 

PETIT BOT HILL CLIMB (EAST): - Start near waterfall and proceed up East side of Petit Bot to finish at cottage before junction with Les Pages.

 

PETIT BOT HILL CLIMB (WEST): - Start at wall of Petit Bot tearooms where the road splits into two. Proceed up the climb to the Manor Hotel where you take a left-handed u-turn into Les Houards and then follow the zigzag through Le Variouf to finish at the farm entrance immediately above the cottages.

 

ROCQUAINE HILL CLIMB: - Start on Coast Road immediately before corner opposite Imperial Hotel and proceed up Rue de la Viltole and Rue des Portelettes to finish opposite junction with Rue de Mont Herault.

 

IMPERIAL HILL CLIMB: - Start at the junction opposite the rear entrance of the Imperial Hotel and proceed up Rue des Valniquets, bearing left at the junction with Rue de la Rocque A L’Or to finish at the gateway opposite the junction with Rue de la Trigale.