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Ride the Reservoir

Cycle Sportive , Birmingham – Sunday, 19 Mar 2017

British Cycling Grading

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Event Summary

Event Overview

Our 75km hilly challenge starts in Bartley Green and extends into the Worcestershire countryside.

The route meanders through scenic villages such as Romsley, Belbroughton, Chaddesley Corbett, Dodford and Barnt Green. After just 5km participants are presented with Romsley Hill, a 4km hill climb designed to warm up our cyclists. The route goes out as far as Stoke Prior before heading back into the South Birmingham suburbs. As the sail boats come into view at Bartley Green reservoir participants take on the final stretch towards the finish line.

Cyclist can sign-in at leisure on the day and head off at any time between 9am and 10am. We provide a range of refreshments and toilets at the start/finish venue as well as a feed station and comfort stop on route. All riders who successfully cross the finish line will be rewarded with receive a commemorative gift and certificate.

The 2016 event saw some great feedback from participants with particular reference made to the scenic, hilly route which is predominantly on country lanes, excellent signage, post event food and excellent organisation.

Registration Fees:

Standard Fee - £20.00

Your registration fee covers the cost of hosting the event. It is your sponsorship money that makes a huge difference to our patients and their families. There is no minimum sponsorship target, we just ask you to raise as much as you can.

Alternatively you may wish to make a donation in lieu of gathering sponsorship.

How your money helps

  • £10 pays for a neck pillow to ensure patients can be transported comfortably
  • £25 pays for a Hospice at Home nurse for an hour
  • £65 pays for a nurses uniform

For further information please contact our events team on 0121 4721191 or email events@birminghamhospice.org.uk

Event Details

Event URN:

404352

Start Date:

Sun, 19th Mar 2017

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

King Edward VI Five Ways School, , Scotland Lane, Bartley Green, Birmingham, B32 4BT
View map

Cheques payable to:

Birmingham St Mary's Hospice

Event Website:

Visit Website

British Cycling Grading:

This event has been graded using data collected by Map My Ride

About the Event

Info for Riders

Our 75km hilly challenge starts in Bartley Green and extends into the Worcestershire countryside.

 

The route meanders through scenic villages such as Romsley, Belbroughton, Chaddesley Corbett, Dodford and Barnt Green. After just 5km participants are presented with Romsley Hill, a 4km hill climb designed to warm up our cyclists. The route goes out as far as Stoke Prior before heading back into the South Birmingham suburbs. As the sail boats come into view at Bartley Green reservoir participants take on the final stretch towards the finish line.

The Rides

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Ride the Reservoir Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 19/03/17 09:00 03 hr / plus 1 laps / 75km / 47 miles 20 300
Entry: Postal: (£20.00), On Day: (£20.00)
Sun 19/03/17 – 09:00
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British Cycling Grading: 20 | Est. Field Size: 300
03 hr / plus 1 laps / 75km / 47 miles

Event Summary

Event Overview

Our 75km hilly challenge starts in Bartley Green and extends into the Worcestershire countryside.

The route meanders through scenic villages such as Romsley, Belbroughton, Chaddesley Corbett, Dodford and Barnt Green. After just 5km participants are presented with Romsley Hill, a 4km hill climb designed to warm up our cyclists. The route goes out as far as Stoke Prior before heading back into the South Birmingham suburbs. As the sail boats come into view at Bartley Green reservoir participants take on the final stretch towards the finish line.

Cyclist can sign-in at leisure on the day and head off at any time between 9am and 10am. We provide a range of refreshments and toilets at the start/finish venue as well as a feed station and comfort stop on route. All riders who successfully cross the finish line will be rewarded with receive a commemorative gift and certificate.

The 2016 event saw some great feedback from participants with particular reference made to the scenic, hilly route which is predominantly on country lanes, excellent signage, post event food and excellent organisation.

Registration Fees:

Standard Fee - £20.00

Your registration fee covers the cost of hosting the event. It is your sponsorship money that makes a huge difference to our patients and their families. There is no minimum sponsorship target, we just ask you to raise as much as you can.

Alternatively you may wish to make a donation in lieu of gathering sponsorship.

How your money helps

  • £10 pays for a neck pillow to ensure patients can be transported comfortably
  • £25 pays for a Hospice at Home nurse for an hour
  • £65 pays for a nurses uniform

For further information please contact our events team on 0121 4721191 or email events@birminghamhospice.org.uk

Event Details

Event URN:

404352

Start Date:

Sun, 19th Mar 2017

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

King Edward VI Five Ways School, , Scotland Lane, Bartley Green, Birmingham, B32 4BT
View map

Cheques payable to:

Birmingham St Mary's Hospice

Event Website:

Visit Website

British Cycling Grading:

This event has been graded using data collected by Map My Ride

About the Event

Info for Riders

Our 75km hilly challenge starts in Bartley Green and extends into the Worcestershire countryside.

 

The route meanders through scenic villages such as Romsley, Belbroughton, Chaddesley Corbett, Dodford and Barnt Green. After just 5km participants are presented with Romsley Hill, a 4km hill climb designed to warm up our cyclists. The route goes out as far as Stoke Prior before heading back into the South Birmingham suburbs. As the sail boats come into view at Bartley Green reservoir participants take on the final stretch towards the finish line.

The Rides

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Ride the Reservoir Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 19/03/17 09:00 03 hr / plus 1 laps / 75km / 47 miles 20 300
Entry: Postal: (£20.00), On Day: (£20.00)
Sun 19/03/17 – 09:00
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British Cycling Grading: 20 | Est. Field Size: 300
03 hr / plus 1 laps / 75km / 47 miles

British Cycling Grading

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Moderate

British Cycling Grading

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Moderate

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