(1) Where is Event HQ/Registration?

(2) How much does it cost to enter?

(3) When is the last date that I can enter?

(4) Where will I get my rider number and disposable timing chip?

All riders will be given their rider numbers (with disposable timing chip and emergency contact numbers on the reverse) when they sign in at HQ/Registration on Saturday afternoon (16th May) or on the morning of the ride. Small cable ties will also be supplied.

(5) How will the event start be organised?

(6) Is there a cut off time for these sportives?

(7) Will I be able to buy a souvenir of this event?

All riders completing the Black Rat sportives will receive a commemorative gift as part of the entry fee.

(8) Will there be a photographer during the route?

Yes. Capturecre8 Photography

(9) If I withdraw can I get a refund?

Please note that refunds are not usually permitted, however in exceptional circumstances refunds will be at the discretion of the management. 

Update: As of 23 April 2015, refunds will not be given under any circumstances as payments towards Gift, Timing, Marshals etc. have already been made.

(10) How can I check or amend my entry?

For any queries or amendments please contact us by e-mail