Descendant Enduro returns to Descend Bike park to provide you with some truly epic technical Enduro racing.
Course rating (1-5 with 5 being very technical): Rating 4.5
The finish arena is identified by the NDH timing trailer. Riders are advised to wear suitable protection, walk the course prior to riding and ride within their own ability level.
Nearest Hospital: Durham
Nearest Police Station: Bishop Auckland
Race Director: Carl Davison
Race Web Site: www.northerndownhill.co.uk
2022 Race Schedule TBC but expect something as follows:
All times are estimated and subject to change depending on conditions and rider numbers
Racer numbers will be available at the race from the NDH timing trailer and is were all riders must sign on and complete 2 practise runs before competing.
Categories will require a minimum of 5 competitors to stand alone, if your age group has less you will merge into the nearest suitable category. You will still be identified in your category to see how you fare against your peers. This rule stands for our female racers too.
On registering, you agree to the rules of the event.
Entry closes one week prior to the event and entries will not be taken on the day of the event.
In the interest of safety there is a cut off time, you will be advised of this on the day
Entries are non refundable less than 2 weeks from the event. If you are unable to compete for medical reasons we will refund you on receipt of a doctors note. It is also not possible to transfer entries to any other events, next year’s event, or a different competitor. There is a £5 admin fee for all refunds.
A £20.00 deposit may be required for your timing chip and may be requested at sign on, failure to return a chip will result in a £100.00 bill
E BIKES in their own category. As numbers increase we will expand the categories accordingly.
The event will run under British Cycling guidelines and incorporate Specific Enduro rules as laid out by BEMBA. Please make sure you are aware of the rules.
The below will be adjusted to the very latest Covid guidelines issued by the event day. Riders will start from a designated start area and will cross a timing transmitter to start the timing.
The finish line will use another transmitter the rider crossing the line.
Medical: Full medical cover both on course and from an identifiable Base Station in the event arena.
Camping: No Camping is available onsite.
Catering: Catering Trailer
Toilets: Porta Loos
Refunds and Transfers: If you wish to cancel a booking please note the following cancellation conditions: 14 days or less notice: no refund. prior to this an admin fee of £5.00 will be charged.
If you take out the refund protection insurance this IS NOT administered in any way by NDH/ COLDBREW EVENTS LTD and no income is generated for us from the sale. NDH reserves the right to modify or cancel any event if circumstances beyond the control of the organiser should arise. This includes cancellation of event due to extreme weather, acts of God, violence, civil disobedience and war. If an NDH event is cancelled we will not be liable for costs of travel fares, hotels, or any other expenses that may be incurred. It is your responsibility to ensure the race is going ahead before travelling. We will do our best to inform you if the race has to be cancelled but we do not accept liability if we are unable to contact you. We strongly advise that you check before making travel and accommodation arrangements. If the event is cancelled we are unable to refund or part refund any entry fee. We are also unable to transfer your entry to another event. Please follow NDH on Facebook to ensure you are kept up to date.
This event offers the option to purchase Booking Protect, so that participants may be able to get a refund if they are unable to attend due to unforeseen circumstances.