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ERC promote a series of popular open races.
Club Time Trial Series
May - September 2020
The club TT series is a popular introduction to racing for many club members. Individual riders pit themselves against the clock over 10 miles in a mid week evening series that runs from May to August. The club TT series is run under CTT regulations on the Saltire 10 (Tranent) time trial course.
Check the ERC Midweek Time Trial Series Facebook page for more information about the TT series.
Gifford Road Races
Sat 14th March 2020
The season opener for Scottish Cycling's premier road racing series. Race day features three events:
Race A: Scottish National Alba Series #1, Start 13:30
Race B: Cat 3/4, Start:10:30
Women's: E/1/2/3/4, Start: 10:30
Enter Gifford Road Races online
Scottish National Youth Circuit Race Series #1: ERC Ben Forsyth CRY Race Day
Sat 21st March 2020
CTT Scottish District Olympic Time Trial Championship: Tour of the Meldons
19th April 2020
A classic early season hilly time trial, following a scenic 22 mile loop over the Meldons hills near Peebles. For more information about this event, visit the Tour of the Meldons Facebook page or
Ride the Volcano RR
Youth-only races around Arthur's Seat. These are supporting events for the Women's Tour of Scotland.
ERC Youth Crit
Fife Cycle Park, Lochgelly
Tue 5th May 2020
Hart's Cyclery ERC Crit Series 2020
Fife Cycle Park, Lochgelly
#1 - Thurs 7th May 2020
#2 - Thurs 14th May 2020
#3 - Thurs 21st May 2020
#4 - Thurs 28th May 2020
Scottish Cycling National Women's RR Series #4: Pippa Handley RR
Sun 7th June 2020
A race over a challenging circuit based on Howgate, Leadburn and Gladhouse, south east of Edinburgh. This year the Pippa Handley RR is part of the Scottish Cycling's Women's RR Series.
Youth Road Games
Sun 21st June 2020
An event for under 16s in which riders have to demonstrate a set of skills to a given level against the clock. Riders and teams accumulate points to achieve their race position. This will be held at the Fife Cycle Park at Lochgelly. Find more information here https://www.facebook.com/events/1027601304249060/.
Eastern Promise RR
Sun 26th July 2020 (moved from the usual Aug date)
A regional A road race for 2nd, 3rd and 4th category riders over a challenging circuit based on Howgate, Leadburn and Gladhouse, south east of Edinburgh. This race includes the prize of the magical "Eastern Promise Lamp" for the highest placed Edinburgh RC member. Eastern Promise event information
Ian McCulloch TT
Wed 12th August 2020 (tbc)
A 10 mile time trial named in memory of former club member Ian McCulloch, held on the Saltire 10 course Tranent. This is an ERC club competition run in conjunction with the final event of the ERC Midweek Time Trial Series
Lothian Flyer RR
Sat 22nd Aug 2020 (moved from its usual July date)
A regional B road race (49 miles) for 3rd & 4th cat riders, based on the Stobo circuit.
ERC Youth Inch Park Youth & Women's CX
Sun 12th Sept 2020
Inch Park, Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh, EH16 4TD
Glenkinchie Team Time Trial
Sat 26th Sept 2020
A time trial for teams of two riders over a testing route around the famous Humbie circuit (Glenkinchie, Humbie, East Saltoun, West Saltoun)