- Event URN:
- Start date:
- Sun, 17th Aug 2014
- Event Type:
- Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)
- Blenheim Palace Woodstock, Oxfordshire, OX20 1PP ( View map )
- Online Entry FAQs
- Info for Riders:
- The Blenheim Palace Sportive features two routes across the Cotswolds. One of 60 miles, one of 100 miles. Standard Entry is £35, VIP Entry is £100. Very Limited Early Entries are available at £30 (Standard), £90 (VIP).
Standard Entry includes
•Regular email newsletter
•Free car parking at the start/finish venue
•Route signage, en-route information
•First aid cover
•Feed stations with water, energy drink, sweet and/or savoury food
•Course recovery for rider and bike
•Gold, Silver and Bronze timing standards for age and gender
•Blenheim Sportive tee shirt
Alongside benefits listed above VIP entry will also include priority event start in the first wave of riders for your distance, continental breakfast and post-ride lunch supplied by Searcys in the Palace Marlborough Room, official Blenheim Sportive Hoodie (RRP £40).
Event starts at 8am on August 17, registration from 6am.
- Preview Rides:
Date Start Ride name Grade BCG Duration 17 Aug 14 08:00 100 mile - The Blenheim Palace Sportive 2014 --- --- 160km / 99m 17 Aug 14 08:00 60 mile - The Blenheim Palace Sportive 2014 --- --- 96km / 60m
After taking a year off in 2013, one of the UK’s favourite sportive events returns for 2014. The Blenheim Palace Sportive will take place on Sunday 17 August 2014.
Rolling out from one of the UK’s iconic historic homes riders will have the choice of a 100 mile or 60 mile route through the beautiful Cotswold countryside. Both routes are challenging, featuring a series of rolling climbs, but will suit a wide range of riders.
The event will feature waymarked routes, electronic timing, on-course marshalls, mechanical support, feed stations and event photographer.
Standard Entry is £35, VIP Entry is £100.
|Date||Start||Distance||BCG||Est. Field Size|
|17 Aug 14||08:00||160km / 99m||---||1400|
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