Cycling festival events for all

Scarborough Festival of Cycling is set to take place this weekend with a packed programme of events across both days.

On Saturday there will be a family breakfast ride at 7.30pm at the seafront, followed by Go Ride for under 16s (9.30am), under 16s come-and-try grass track (11am), grass track (1pm to 5pm) and KMX carts (11am to 5pm) all at Oliver’s Mount.

Inn addition there will be a 10-mile time trial at Burton Fleming from 2pm.

On Sunday, closed circuit road racing will be held at Oliver’s Mount from 10am to 6pm, with a hill climb at 12.15pm and KMX carts from 11am to 5pm. There will also be BMX/MTB skate park events at Royal Albert Drive from noon to 6pm. Go to www.scarboroughfestivalofcycling.co.uk and see page 128 for more details on the event.