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Track Commission Riders Travel Bursary 2017

The purpose of the fund is to help your development as a rider by providing financial support to help you to travel to overseas racing and/or training events. This will expose riders to higher levels of track competition & training.

Riders eligible to apply

  •  Riders must have an IRL code on their current licence 
  • The fund will be open for applications from any age group except for Masters riders who will not be eligible to apply.
  • Priority will be given to students and unwaged. Consideration will also be taken of a riders overall ability to pay.
  • Riders who are carded at World Class level or above will not be eligible to apply.
  • Riders must be track accredited and have prior track racing experience.
  • Funding will only be considered if riders can provide evidence of ongoing participation at their local track facilities (training and/or racing) .
  • It is expected that riders receiving funding will participate in National events

Maximum contribution:

  • The maximum contribution will be 30% of the cost of the trip up to a maximum of €200 for participation in European events and €150 for UK events. 
  • The maximum contribution for a team travelling to an event will be €500
  • The maximum contribution for a group (8 or more) travelling to the same event will be €1,000

Multiple applications:

  • Riders can apply more that once in a calendar year however priority will be given to fist time applicants.

Other details relating to applications

  • Riders must be able to demonstrate that they will have adequate support at the event
  • Riders must provide evidence of registration for the event. They should also check if local track accreditation is required in order to race.
  • Applications must be submitted in advance. Retrospective applications will not be considered.
  • Following the event a questionnaire will be provided to gather rider feedback which must be returned. Failure to return the completed questionnaire will exclude the participant from future funding.
  • Funding will not be considered for events which clash with National or Regional championships in Ireland.
  • All funding decisions are at the discretion of the deciding panel.

To apply for this funding through this bursary please use the form below:-

Your Name (required):

Your Email (required):

License number (required):

Date of Birth:

Club:

Event / Activity applied for (required):

Rationale for activity:

Amount requested: €

Trip details:

Group Solo 

In the event that the application is accepted we will require your bank details for payment. Please add details below:-

Account name:

Your address:

IBAN:

BIC code: