Program HandBike

Available also in: itItaliano deDeutsch

Round Table CUP – Saturday, the 23rd of september 2017, Lugano, Switzerland

In collaboration with the bicycle event “Bike Emotion” (, the race if the final stage of European Hand Bike Circuit (EHC), organized by European Handcycling Federation (, and the track is long about 3 km, beside the longlake and the center of Lugano. A map of the circuit is enclosed in this rulebook.
Due to the large number of participants, the race will be divided into two different contests lasting 60 minutes + 1 lap (“Criterium” race).
After 60 minutes of the race, when the absolute leader passes the finish line, the bell will ring to warn athletes of the beginning of the last lap. Once completed the last lap, all the athletes are required to stop and the race will end.


Saturday 23 settembre 2017

from 15.00 to 17.30:          License check, assignment of race number, delivery of bibs and chips at Liceo Lugano 1

17.00:                                      Route closed to traffic

17.30                                       Technical meeting with C.O., Swiss Cycling referees and Team managers

ore 17.30 – 18.00                Track test cat. H1-H2-H3

ore 18.00 – 19.00                Race start of the Round Table Cup cat. H1-H2-H3

ore 19.00 – 19.30                Track test cat. H4-H5 and Open

ore 19.30 – 20.30                 Race start of the Round Table Cup cat. H4-H5 and Open

ore 21.00                                Route open to traffic

ore 21.00                                Award Cerimony (RT Cup and EHC Final) at Centro Esposizioni, Padiglione Conza.


Amendment of the program

If the Organizing Committee and the Jury experience special situations such as to undermine public order or safety, they may at any time decide:

-to change the track

-to change the duration of the race

-to change the categories or the starting time in the event of a large attendance of Athletes

-to change the timetable and the categories group

-to cancel part of the race

In case of a racing event that could lead to alter the regular execution of the race and/or the final ranking, each and every decision will be made by the Jury in agreement with the Organizing Committee