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Round the Wrekin

Cycle Sportive , Kingswinford – Sunday, 22 May 2016

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Event Summary

Event Overview

New sportive coming out of Kingswinford and heading into the Shropshire hills to take in the Long Mynd, Stiperstones and The Wrekin.

Supported by cycling legend Hugh Porter MBE, four times world champion. Hugh has kindly agreed to ride one of the routes on the day. The sportive will raise essential funds for local charity, Compton Hospice, with additional support from Fishface Cycles (Wombourne) and Andy Dawson from RideVentures.

A choice of three routes will challenge all levels of rider from the experienced to the beginner.

Minimum Age - 16 for the Epic, 13 for the Standard and Short - we can make exceptions for experienced junior riders, get in touch to discuss.

Under 18's must have a parental consent form signed and under 16's must be accompanied by a fully participating parent or guardian. Please read our full T&C's before entering .

Types of bike - drop-handlbar racing bikes, hybrids, touring, bromptons/commuting, mountain, tandems all permitted. Not allowed - trikes, recumbents, unicycles, electric bikes.

All riders must wear a cycling helmet on the sportive.

Last date for all entries is midnight Thursday 19th May - No entry on the day

Start times: Epic 8.30-9am / Standard 9-9.30am / Short 9.30-10am


Event Details

Event URN:

387602

Start Date:

Sun, 22nd May 2016

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Dudley Kingswinford Rugby Club, Swindon Road, Kingswinford, West Midlands, DY6 0AW
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Cheques payable to:

Compton Hospice Ltd

Entry close date

Thu, 19th May 2016

Other Events:

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British Cycling Grading:

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

About the Event

Info for Riders

Event includes: Event centre facilities and parking • Mechanical Support • Full Route Marking • Food stations around the course • Electronic Chip timing • Web results service • Emergency support • On site catering • Event Photography • Broom Wagon • Medal

The Rides

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Epic Ride Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 22/05/16 08:00 1 laps / 163km / 101 miles 371 200
Entry: Postal: (£26.00)
Sun 22/05/16 – 08:00
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British Cycling Grading: 371 | Est. Field Size: 200
1 laps / 163km / 101 miles
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Standard Ride Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 22/05/16 09:00 1 laps / 103km / 64 miles 129 200
Entry: Postal: (£21.00)
Sun 22/05/16 – 09:00
2
British Cycling Grading: 129 | Est. Field Size: 200
1 laps / 103km / 64 miles
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Short Ride Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 22/05/16 10:00 1 laps / 39km / 24 miles 12 200
Entry: Postal: (£16.00)
Sun 22/05/16 – 10:00
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British Cycling Grading: 12 | Est. Field Size: 200
1 laps / 39km / 24 miles

Event Summary

Event Overview

New sportive coming out of Kingswinford and heading into the Shropshire hills to take in the Long Mynd, Stiperstones and The Wrekin.

Supported by cycling legend Hugh Porter MBE, four times world champion. Hugh has kindly agreed to ride one of the routes on the day. The sportive will raise essential funds for local charity, Compton Hospice, with additional support from Fishface Cycles (Wombourne) and Andy Dawson from RideVentures.

A choice of three routes will challenge all levels of rider from the experienced to the beginner.

Minimum Age - 16 for the Epic, 13 for the Standard and Short - we can make exceptions for experienced junior riders, get in touch to discuss.

Under 18's must have a parental consent form signed and under 16's must be accompanied by a fully participating parent or guardian. Please read our full T&C's before entering .

Types of bike - drop-handlbar racing bikes, hybrids, touring, bromptons/commuting, mountain, tandems all permitted. Not allowed - trikes, recumbents, unicycles, electric bikes.

All riders must wear a cycling helmet on the sportive.

Last date for all entries is midnight Thursday 19th May - No entry on the day

Start times: Epic 8.30-9am / Standard 9-9.30am / Short 9.30-10am


Event Details

Event URN:

387602

Start Date:

Sun, 22nd May 2016

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Dudley Kingswinford Rugby Club, Swindon Road, Kingswinford, West Midlands, DY6 0AW
View map

Cheques payable to:

Compton Hospice Ltd

Entry close date

Thu, 19th May 2016

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organiser

British Cycling Grading:

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

About the Event

Info for Riders

Event includes: Event centre facilities and parking • Mechanical Support • Full Route Marking • Food stations around the course • Electronic Chip timing • Web results service • Emergency support • On site catering • Event Photography • Broom Wagon • Medal

The Rides

4
Epic Ride Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 22/05/16 08:00 1 laps / 163km / 101 miles 371 200
Entry: Postal: (£26.00)
Sun 22/05/16 – 08:00
4
British Cycling Grading: 371 | Est. Field Size: 200
1 laps / 163km / 101 miles
2
Standard Ride Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 22/05/16 09:00 1 laps / 103km / 64 miles 129 200
Entry: Postal: (£21.00)
Sun 22/05/16 – 09:00
2
British Cycling Grading: 129 | Est. Field Size: 200
1 laps / 103km / 64 miles
1
Short Ride Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 22/05/16 10:00 1 laps / 39km / 24 miles 12 200
Entry: Postal: (£16.00)
Sun 22/05/16 – 10:00
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British Cycling Grading: 12 | Est. Field Size: 200
1 laps / 39km / 24 miles

British Cycling Grading

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Entry powered by British Cycling
Registered Sportive

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