Isle of Man Youth & Junior Tour

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ROAD CLOSURES 29th April to SUNDAY 1st MAY 2022

29th April 2022 - Douglas Promenade Walkway

From a point adjacent to the War Memorial opposite the Gaiety Theatre/Villa Marina to a point adjacent to the Bottleneck Car Park at the Electric Tramway Cable Wheel.

Closure times 15.00 to 22.00 latest.

Saturday 30th April 2022 – Ellerslie Circuit

A26 Glen Vine to Ballasalla Road from its junction with A1 Douglas to Peel Road.

Note: Access will be maintained for residents.

C11 Ellerslie Farm Road from junction with A26 at Glen Vine to junction with B35 Garth Road.

Note: Through traffic will be maintained between Archallagon and Crosby via the Rocky Road and Garth Road.

B35 Garth Road from junction with C11 Ellerslie Farm Road to junction with A24 Foxdale to Kewaigue Road at Garth crossroads.

Note: Through traffic will be maintained to and from the South of Island and Foxdale via the Garth Road and A24 Foxdale Rd.

A24 Foxdale to Kewaigue Road from junction with B35 Garth Road to junction with A26 at Braaid roundabout.

Note: Through traffic will be maintained on the A24 and A26 to and from Douglas to St Marks.

Road closure times:

Close 09.00 to 14.00

Open 14.00 to 15.00

Close 15.00 to 18.00 latest

Sunday 1st May – Jurby Circuit and Tholt-Y-Will

1. Jurby Circuit 

Circuit road closure times:

Close 09.00 to 14.00

Open 14.00 to 15.00

Close 15.00 to 17.30

Summerhill road to junction with Bretney road.

Bretney road to Jurby East road.

Jurby East road to junction with A17 Andreas road.

A17 Andreas Road to St. Judes Crossroads.

Note: Through access maintained at St. Judes from A13 Jurby Rd onto St. Judes Rd direction Sulby.

A13 Jurby road from St. Judes Crossroads to junction with Summerhill Rd.

2. Includes Rhendhoo road closure:

09.00 to 10.30

3. Summerhill Rd to Sandygate Crossroads

Summerhill Rd Junction to Sandygate Crossroads road closure:

15.00 to 17.30

Sandygate crossroads to junction of Summerhill Road

Note: Access is maintained at Sandygate from Jurby, Cronk and Sulby directions between 15.00 and 16.15.

4. Sandygate crossroads to Sulby Crossroads

A14 Sandygate to junction with A3 (TT course) Sulby crossroads

Note: Through access from Jurby Road from Cronk to Ballamenagh Rd.

Road closure times:

Closed 16.15 to 17.30 latest

5. Sulby Crossroads to Tholt-Y-Will

A14 Tholt-Y-Will road from Sulby crossroads (A3 TT course) to 2kms before Junction at Bungalow A18 TT Course (road closed ahead sign at Bungalow junction)

Road closure times:

Closed 16.30 to 18.00 latest

Or download the full road closure information here

The British Cycling Youth Circuit series makes a welcome return to the island

The Sleepwell Hotels Isle of Man Youth & Junior Tour is the most prestigious event for young cyclists in Britain, with three days of highly competitive stage racing on the Island's iconic roads - the very training ground of Tour de France sprint legend Mark Cavendish, London Olympic Gold Medallist Peter Kennaugh and professional riders Lizzie Holden, Mark and Anna Christian amongst others.

The event kicks off on Douglas Promenade on Friday evening from 18.00 in the form of a 1.5km Prologue.

Start location:
HQ postcode: IM1 2LX (event sign-on)
Start times:
First rider away at 1800hrs (youngest category first).

This is scheduled for Saturday morning on the 7km Ellerslie road circuit.

Start location:
HQ postcode: IM4 4RD
Start Times:
0930hrs – Under 8/10s
1000hrs - Under 12s
1100hrs – Under 14s
1225hrs – Under 16s
1515hrs – Juniors

Ellerslie Circuit strava route

Sunday is the grand finale with all classes racing on the Jurby road circuit with the Junior racer's route finishing at the top of the Tholt y Will climb.

Jurby 10km road circuit (Juniors to include Tholt y Will finish)
Start location:
HQ postcode: IM7 3BJ
Start Times:
0930hrs – Under 8/10s
1030hrs - Under 12s
1130hrs – Under 14s
1250hrs – Under 16s
1515hrs – Juniors

Jurby Circuit to Tholt Y Will Finish - Juniors strava route

Jurby Circuit - Youth A, B & C strava route

Jurby Circuit - Youth D & E strava route

2022 IoM Youth Tour Prize Presentation

British Road Champion and Ineos Grenadier Pro Ben Swift and His Excellency Lieutenant Governor Sir John Lorimer will be presenting the overall winners jerseys and trophies.

Come and relax and enjoy a drink amongst friends in the beautiful surroundings of the Villa Marina Royal Hall. Bar opens at 19.30 and presentation begins at 20.00.

Please register here: Prize Presentation Registration

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