Crystal Palace Crits

About the Series…

We are looking forward to welcoming you all back to Paxton’s beautiful park this summer for a short season of Tuesday-night* races, kicking off late June.  For 2021 the Government’s un-locking timetable prevents us from starting any sooner and even the dates we have planned are subject to change according to guidance that will be issued over the coming months.

* STOP PRESS *  For August, Mondays are the new Tuesdays! Owing to events being programmed by the South Facing Festival, Crystal Palace Crits during August will be rescheduled to Mondays.

If we can go ahead, the races will take place within the grounds of the 2020 World Cup-winning champion of south-London parks. All entry fees go towards providing exciting, efficient and safe racing for all competitors, from budding espoirs to Elite category riders – and any surplus is reinvested in racing activities within the South Eastern region.

Organised by Dulwich Paragon CC – unstintingly supported by associate clubs, sponsors and a small army of volunteers – this unique race series is one of London’s most anticipated and best supported amateur cycle racing events.

For more information on any aspect of the race series please click on the appropriate link below.

Key locations

Crystal Palace Park, Anerley Hill, London, SE19 2BA

Are you ready … ?

Not sure if you are fit enough or have the bike-handling skills for Palace?  Whether an old hand or racing at the circuit for the first time, some crit-specific training can give you the edge over other riders.  Check out the sessions available on Thursday nights at Herne Hill Velodrome, just a few miles from CP Crits:

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