Rulebook 101 – the beginning

When you sign on at a League event you sign the following statement for yourself or your child:

RulebookI agree to abide by the Bye Laws and Technical Regulations of British Cycling, and understand and agree that I participate in this race entirely at my own risk, that I must rely on my own ability in dealing with all hazards, and that I must ride in a manner which is safe to myself and others. I am aware that when riding on a public highway the function of marshals is only to indicate direction and that I must decide whether the movement is safe. I agree that no liability whatsoever shall attach to the promoter, promoting club, race sponsor, British Cycling or any race official or member of British Cycling or member of the promoting club in respect of any injury, loss or damage suffered by me in or by reason of the race, however caused. I will participate in cycling competitions or events in a loyal or sporting manner. I will submit to disciplinary measures taken against me and will take any appeals and litigation to the authorities provided for in the Regulations. Subject to that reservation, I shall submit to any dispute that may arise exclusively to the courts. Should I be required to participate in any anti doping control test under British Cycling regulations, I shall agree to submit to those tests. I agree that the results of the analysis to be released to the public and communicated in detail to my ClubTeam or to my coach or Doctor. I undertake to submit any objections concerning drug abuse to the British Cycling Executive Board Appeals Panel, whose decision I shall accept as final. I accept that all urine samples taken become the property of British Cycling and that they may have them analysed, notably for the purposes of research and information on health protection. I agree to my doctoror the doctor of my clubTeam communicating to British Cycling, on it’s request, the list of medicines I have taken and treatment I have undergone before any given competition or cycling event.

I have read and agree to abide by the above declarations.

Bye Laws and Technical Regulations

British Cycling logoDo you know where to find the Bye Laws and Technical Regulations of British Cycling?

You can find a full set here – British Cycling website.


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