Event URN:
300981
Start date:
Sat, 10th May 2014
Event Type:
Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)
Venue:
Yarborough Leisure Centre
Riseholme Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN1 3SP
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Event promoted by:
ITP Events
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Event website:
http://www.itpevents.co.uk
Event organiser:
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07429 250947
ian.penrose@itpevents.co.uk
Info for Riders:
Choose from four routes that start and finish in Lincoln - 100, 75, 57 or 30 miles - through quiet picturesque lanes in the Lincolnshire Wolds. The route options mean there is something for everyone, with the 100 mile route providing the toughest challenge, with 4,695 feet (1431 m) of ascent. All routes finish with the 320m, 12% cobbled climb of Michaelgate in the heart of historic Lincoln, giving you the chance to experience the sort of challenge faced by Elite riders the following day. The 55 mile route takes in less of the Wolds and is ideally suited to those setting out in cycling and the world of cyclo-sportives. The 30 mile route is almost completely flat and perfectly suited to new riders, although it still includes the Michaelgate climb.
All routes except the shortest have a feedstation, with two on the 100 mile route.

The icing on the cake for your day out is the Michaelgate climb. The Santini Lincoln Grand Prix Sportive is one of the few sportives in the
Preview Rides:
Date Start Ride name Grade BCG Duration
10 May 14 08:00 Long Route --- --- 160km / 99m
10 May 14 08:30 Medium Route --- --- 120km / 75m
10 May 14 08:15 Short Route --- --- 88km / 55m
10 May 14 09:30 30 miles --- --- 48km / 30m

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Join over 1500 riders on Saturday 10th May 2014 at the Santini Lincoln Grand Prix Sportive.  Last year saw 1300 riders tackle the Lincolnshire Wolds and the cobbled climb finish, with many staying to watch Olympic Gold medallist and Tour de France rider Peter Kennaugh of Team Sky take the win in the University of Lincoln Grand Prix the following day. 

Event Location:

Riseholme Road,
Lincoln,
Lincolnshire,
LN1 3SP

Ride: Long Route

Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
10 May 14 08:00 160km / 99m --- ---

Ride: Medium Route

Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
10 May 14 08:30 120km / 75m --- ---

Ride: Short Route

Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
10 May 14 08:15 88km / 55m --- ---

Ride: 30 miles

Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
10 May 14 09:30 48km / 30m --- ---

Santini Lincoln Grand Prix

Posted 04/12/2013 - Ian Penrose

Join over 1500 riders on Saturday 10th May 2014 at the Santini Lincoln Grand Prix Sportive... [more]