Youth Hare ‘n Hounds

A new event for 2017!

We are organising a Youth Hare ‘n Hounds on Saturday 8th July. This will be held at Cwmythig Hill & start at 4pm. We plan to have classes for Auto/50cc, 65cc, 85cc small wheel, 85cc big wheel & Fun Bikes.

The race format will be –

4pm – Race 1 – Novice Race (race duration 30 mins) – classes for Auto/50cc, 65cc & Fun Bikes. Entry fee £25.00

5pm – Race 2 – Main Race (race duration 1 hour) – classes for Auto/50cc, 65cc, 85cc s/w, 85cc b/w & Fun Bikes. Entry Fee £35.00

Awards from this will then be presented at the Summer Party at the Lion Hotel from 7.30pm the same evening! The brilliant Charlotte Jones will be singing live too. Light refreshments will be available on the night. There will also be a Raffle & Disco to finish off the evening.

Tickets for the “Presentation of Awards” are priced at £10.00 Adults & £5 .00 Children.

Don’t miss an enjoyable nights entertainment!


to enter via Facebookclick here

to enter via ACU “On-line” entries websiteclick here

for “Entry Form” – click here



Entry List (up to Thursday 6th July) – Novice Race click here

Entry List (up to Thursday 6th July)Main Raceclick here



The event will take place at Cwmythig Hill, near Rhayader, Mid-Wales.

Cwmythig Hill is situated just off the B4518 Rhayader to St Harmon road & will be signposted from the Leisure Centre in Rhayader (LD6 5BU). 

Signing-on/scrutineering will take place between 2.00pm – 3.45pm.

You will need to fill out an entry form & pay for your entry (with cash) at signing-on.

Entry Fee for the Novice Race is £25, while for the Main Race is £35.

(ACU 1 event license fee is included in the entry fee) 

Race 1 (Novice Race) will start at 4.00pm, the duration of the race will be 30 minutes using an easy/short lap.

Race 2 (Main Race) will start at 5.00pm, the duration of the race will be 1 hour using a longer lap.

There will be a “Pit Area” at the start of the lap where riders will be able to pull in for fuel/drinks etc during the race.

Please make sure engines are turned off during fuelling. 

Riders will start in their respective class (50cc, 65cc …..etc), with approx. 30 second intervals between each group.

Riders will be allowed to warm their engines before the start, the race will start with engines running.

Depending on the weather, we might allow riders to have a 1 lap practice/sighting lap slowly following a marshall. 

Numbers need to be on ALL panels, numbers will be available at singing-on. Numbers need to be clear, for lap scoring.

Riders are required to wear a Helmet, Goggles, Boots, Gloves as minimum protection, it is advised riders use chest guards, knee guards, neck braces etc for their own safety. 

Further entries are available on the day, just come along & book in at signing –on. 

Cwmythig boasts a large hard standing paddock & a permanent toilet block. If the weather is good there will be an ice cream van on site too!

Overnight camping is available at Cwmythig & in Rhayader.