The Abu Dhabi Sports Council's community cycling race series returns to Yas Island on Saturday 31 March 2018. A long form Criterium Race around the 4.4 km course on closed roads adjacent to Gateway Park on Yas Island (near Yas Mall, Ikea and Ace Hardware). Participants may use ONLY use a Road Bike. No time trial, mountain, fixed gear, track bikes or any additional handlebar.. Races include a 12 lap option (Long Course) with all riders finishing once the winner crosses the line and an 8 lap option race (Short Course) for adult riders and experienced juniors 14-17 years. The program also includes a 3 lap junior U11s race and an U13 race (5 laps) on the short course. Each lap is 2.1 km. Ample parking is available at Yas Mall (near Debenhams) and in Gateway Park. Timings: 6:30 am: Start Long Course 7:50 am: Start Junior Mini Course 8:15 am: Start Short Course Start times for Junior Mini and Short Course subject to change pending the finish time of the Long Course race.