Exclusive news: dates and venues announced for the 2012 Midlands XC Mtb Series here on XCracer.com! Rarer than 29er inner tubes - the dates for next years series announced before next year! Here's the lowdown:
Leicestershire RC's Hick's Lodge Leg Burner - Sunday 19th February
Cycle Shack's Cannock Chase Classic - Sunday 18th March
Bolsover & District CC's Birchall Bike Bash - Sunday 15th April
Club Goldtec's Hanchurch Hills Horror - Sunday 13th May (inc. Midlands Champs)
2012 see's a big change for the series, with a move away from a small, centralized team of volunteers, to a spread of East and West Midland based clubs each hosting a round. Responding to rider feedback and suggestions, there is a mixture of old and new venues, with an early season race to get some B.C. ranking points on the board and smaller gaps between rounds.
Full details will be announced in the New Year, with online entry going live here on XCracer.com in the first week of January.