The Wales Open Criterium


Friday July 7th 2017

Abergavenny has once again been chosen for inclusion in the British Cycling National Circuit Series which sees the country’s best riders and teams go head-to-head over seven rounds of circuit racing.  This National Series race is sponsored by HSBC and will provide for an action packed evening of racing with a full supporting programme of events.

MJ Events Support Services continue with their sponsorship of the towns Traders Cardiac charity race alongside the Abergavenny Town Council, Monmouthshire County Council and local sponsors to enable the event to continue to grow.

Start of the 2016 Wales Open Criterium - Picture by Alex Whitehead/  

Contested over four weeks from June to July, the series brings fast and furious racing to seven town centres as the riders do battle for the coveted series title.

In the HSBC UK | National Circuit Series an individual title is awarded. The 2016 series was won by Sebastian Mora Vedri of Team Raleigh GAC.


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