Road Bike Event & Specification

For events with a Raod Bike Catogory held within the Teesside District the following specification will apply.

The Rider

  • No time trial style pointy helmets (including Kask Bambino), or helmets with built in visors should be worn.

  • Use of skinsuits is permitted

  • No riding with elbows or forearms on the handlebars. (If witnessed, competitor will be disqualified).

The Cycle

  • The frame should be constructed in the traditional pattern, i.e. built around a main triangle.

  • No time trial style or triathlon forward extension bars with or without elbow pads should be present.

  • Wheels should be of a spoked construction, with a minimum of 12 spokes and a maximum depth of 65 mm.