The Smuggler

Cycle Sportive , Barnstaple – Sunday, 01 Jun 2014

Event Summary

Event Details

Event URN:

304338

Start Date:

Sun, 1st Jun 2014

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Bike Shed , The Square, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 8LS
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Cheques payable to:

Enter via British Cycling's online entry

Reports

What is the Smuggler and why?

Posted 30/04/2014 - British Cycling

Some of north Devon's most epic roads

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About the Event

Info for Riders

Bike Shed is proud to present 'The Smuggler', starting and finishing in Barnstaple N Devon this sportive explores the regions finest roads and tackles historic and ancient coastal routes exploited by smugglers of old. Riders will navigate stunning and famous toll roads, climbing the iconic Porlock toll, a beautiful snaking alpine style climb as seen in The Tour of Britain, and the breathtaking Lee Bay toll road that skirts high above the jagged coastline, passing a spot known as 'Smugglers Leap' where a historic smugglers battle took place. Riders will be treated to jaw dropping vistas, challenging climbs, epic descents and quiet roads and the the finest North Devon food and hospitality to fill your bellies and refuel your engine. Come and join us in what we are confident will be one of the best and unique rides you'll ever do. This is a sportive like no other. There will be two different routes on offer catering for all levels of cyclist. Routes: 80 miles, 50 miles & 25 miles

The Rides

The Smuggler - 80 miles Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 01/06/14 08:00 128km / 80 miles ---
Entry: On Day: (£25.00)
Sun 01/06/14 – 08:00
The Smuggler - 50 miles Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 01/06/14 08:00 80km / 50 miles ---
Entry: On Day: (£25.00)
Sun 01/06/14 – 08:00
The Smuggler - 25 miles Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 01/06/14 08:00 40km / 25 miles ---
Entry: On Day: (£15.00)
Sun 01/06/14 – 08:00

Event Summary

Event Details

Event URN:

304338

Start Date:

Sun, 1st Jun 2014

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Bike Shed , The Square, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 8LS
View map

Cheques payable to:

Enter via British Cycling's online entry

Reports

What is the Smuggler and why?

Posted 30/04/2014 - British Cycling

Some of north Devon's most epic roads

View Full Report

About the Event

Info for Riders

Bike Shed is proud to present 'The Smuggler', starting and finishing in Barnstaple N Devon this sportive explores the regions finest roads and tackles historic and ancient coastal routes exploited by smugglers of old. Riders will navigate stunning and famous toll roads, climbing the iconic Porlock toll, a beautiful snaking alpine style climb as seen in The Tour of Britain, and the breathtaking Lee Bay toll road that skirts high above the jagged coastline, passing a spot known as 'Smugglers Leap' where a historic smugglers battle took place. Riders will be treated to jaw dropping vistas, challenging climbs, epic descents and quiet roads and the the finest North Devon food and hospitality to fill your bellies and refuel your engine. Come and join us in what we are confident will be one of the best and unique rides you'll ever do. This is a sportive like no other. There will be two different routes on offer catering for all levels of cyclist. Routes: 80 miles, 50 miles & 25 miles

The Rides

The Smuggler - 80 miles Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 01/06/14 08:00 128km / 80 miles ---
Entry: On Day: (£25.00)
Sun 01/06/14 – 08:00
The Smuggler - 50 miles Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 01/06/14 08:00 80km / 50 miles ---
Entry: On Day: (£25.00)
Sun 01/06/14 – 08:00
The Smuggler - 25 miles Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 01/06/14 08:00 40km / 25 miles ---
Entry: On Day: (£15.00)
Sun 01/06/14 – 08:00

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