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Peak Epic 2015

Cycle Sportive , Bakewell – Sunday, 31 May 2015

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Event Summary

Event Overview

The inaugural PEAK EPIC in 2013 set a new benchmark for a hard Peak District sportive, the 2014 event confirmed it as one of, if not, the UK’s toughest Grand Fondo’s. Up there with the Dragon Ride and the Fred Whitton.

The truly epic long route ascends 4000m (>13000ft) in just 165km (103 miles) across the full breadth of Peak District taking in the; Hope Valley, Edale, Chapel-en-le-Frith, The Goyt Valley/Cat & Fiddle, Macclesfield Forest, Axe Edge, Longnor and finally Lathkill Dale.

The PEAK EPIC will take you over roads you never knew existed and away from the traffic filled major roads.

In addition to the long route there is a Medium and Short route – for full route details please click here

The ride starts and finishes from Lady Manners School in the beautiful Peak District market town of Bakewell.

A Dark & White Cycling Sportive

Event Details

Event URN:

359273

Start Date:

Sun, 31st May 2015

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Lady Manners School, Shutts Lane, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1JA

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Cheques payable to:

Dark & White Events Ltd

Event Website:

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British Cycling Grading:

This event has been graded using data collected by Ride with GPS

Reports

Peak Epic 2015 - Event Preview

Posted 30/04/2015 - Adrian Boyes

PEAK EPIC 2015 - The Toughest Peak District Sportive

 

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About the Event

Info for Riders

The 3rd Peak Epic...the hardest Peak District sportive ever! The long route has 4000m (>13000ft) of ascent in just 165km (103 miles) - climbing figures more akin to a mountain stage in the Tour de France! • Medium (101k/62mile) 2230m and shorter (63km/39miles) 1350m route options.  • Starting and finishing in the beautiful Peak District market town of Bakewell. • SPORTident electronic timing - for an instant post race results print out and certificate.  • Fully stocked feed stations en route; refreshments and hot drinks at the finish. For all events details including the route/route profiles and entry information go to http://darkwhitecycling.co.uk/peak-epic/ ** 29/5/15 - ONLINE ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED - LATE ENTRY ENQUIRIES PLEASE EMAIL: info@darkandwhite.co.uk

The Rides

5
165km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 31/05/15 08:00 160km / 99 miles 640 200
Entry: Postal: (£30.00), On Day: (£33.00)
Sun 31/05/15 – 08:00
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British Cycling Grading: 640 | Est. Field Size: 200
160km / 99 miles
3
100km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 31/05/15 08:00 100km / 62 miles 223 100
Entry: Postal: (£25.00), On Day: (£28.00)
Sun 31/05/15 – 08:00
3
British Cycling Grading: 223 | Est. Field Size: 100
100km / 62 miles
2
60km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 31/05/15 08:00 60km / 37 miles 81 50
Entry: Postal: (£22.50), On Day: (£25.50)
Sun 31/05/15 – 08:00
2
British Cycling Grading: 81 | Est. Field Size: 50
60km / 37 miles

Event Summary

Event Overview

The inaugural PEAK EPIC in 2013 set a new benchmark for a hard Peak District sportive, the 2014 event confirmed it as one of, if not, the UK’s toughest Grand Fondo’s. Up there with the Dragon Ride and the Fred Whitton.

The truly epic long route ascends 4000m (>13000ft) in just 165km (103 miles) across the full breadth of Peak District taking in the; Hope Valley, Edale, Chapel-en-le-Frith, The Goyt Valley/Cat & Fiddle, Macclesfield Forest, Axe Edge, Longnor and finally Lathkill Dale.

The PEAK EPIC will take you over roads you never knew existed and away from the traffic filled major roads.

In addition to the long route there is a Medium and Short route – for full route details please click here

The ride starts and finishes from Lady Manners School in the beautiful Peak District market town of Bakewell.

A Dark & White Cycling Sportive

Event Details

Event URN:

359273

Start Date:

Sun, 31st May 2015

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Lady Manners School, Shutts Lane, Bakewell, Derbyshire, DE45 1JA

View map

Cheques payable to:

Dark & White Events Ltd

Event Website:

Visit Website

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organiser

British Cycling Grading:

This event has been graded using data collected by Ride with GPS

Reports

Peak Epic 2015 - Event Preview

Posted 30/04/2015 - Adrian Boyes

PEAK EPIC 2015 - The Toughest Peak District Sportive

 

...

View Full Report

About the Event

Info for Riders

The 3rd Peak Epic...the hardest Peak District sportive ever! The long route has 4000m (>13000ft) of ascent in just 165km (103 miles) - climbing figures more akin to a mountain stage in the Tour de France! • Medium (101k/62mile) 2230m and shorter (63km/39miles) 1350m route options.  • Starting and finishing in the beautiful Peak District market town of Bakewell. • SPORTident electronic timing - for an instant post race results print out and certificate.  • Fully stocked feed stations en route; refreshments and hot drinks at the finish. For all events details including the route/route profiles and entry information go to http://darkwhitecycling.co.uk/peak-epic/ ** 29/5/15 - ONLINE ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED - LATE ENTRY ENQUIRIES PLEASE EMAIL: info@darkandwhite.co.uk

The Rides

5
165km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 31/05/15 08:00 160km / 99 miles 640 200
Entry: Postal: (£30.00), On Day: (£33.00)
Sun 31/05/15 – 08:00
5
British Cycling Grading: 640 | Est. Field Size: 200
160km / 99 miles
3
100km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 31/05/15 08:00 100km / 62 miles 223 100
Entry: Postal: (£25.00), On Day: (£28.00)
Sun 31/05/15 – 08:00
3
British Cycling Grading: 223 | Est. Field Size: 100
100km / 62 miles
2
60km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 31/05/15 08:00 60km / 37 miles 81 50
Entry: Postal: (£22.50), On Day: (£25.50)
Sun 31/05/15 – 08:00
2
British Cycling Grading: 81 | Est. Field Size: 50
60km / 37 miles

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