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The Banks's Round the Wrekin 2017

Cycle Sportive , Kingswinford – Sunday, 21 May 2017

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Event Summary

Event Overview

***PLEASE BE AWARE THE EVENT IS CLOSED FOR ON-LINE ENTRY AND WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING ENTRIES ON THE DAY***

The Banks's Round the Wrekin 2017 sportive is now open for online entries. We are keeping the event venue, routes and distances the same as 2016 with Dudley Kingswinford Rugby Club being the ideal venue to head out into the Staffordshire/Shropshire countryside whilst taking in the hills of 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/distances will challenge all levels of rider from the experienced to the beginner:

The Short Route is a gentle 24 mile ride around quiet lanes intended for all types of riders.

The Standard Route is a hilly ride through Shropshire and over the Wrekin, for fit riders who cycle regularly.

The Epic Route is a serious challenge with lengthy, steep hills to climb which will stretch experienced and well trained cyclist.

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 Monday 15th May - No entry on the day

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


Event Details

Event URN:

405260

Start Date:

Sun, 21st May 2017

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

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

 

*****ON-LINE ENTRIES FROM EARLY NOVEMBER *****

The Rides

4
Epic Ride Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 21/05/17 08:00 1 laps / 163km / 101 miles 371 200
Entry: Postal: (£26.00)
Sun 21/05/17 – 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 21/05/17 09:00 1 laps / 103km / 64 miles 129 200
Entry: Postal: (£21.00)
Sun 21/05/17 – 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 21/05/17 10:00 1 laps / 39km / 24 miles 12 200
Entry: Postal: (£16.00)
Sun 21/05/17 – 10:00
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British Cycling Grading: 12 | Est. Field Size: 200
1 laps / 39km / 24 miles

Event Summary

Event Overview

***PLEASE BE AWARE THE EVENT IS CLOSED FOR ON-LINE ENTRY AND WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING ENTRIES ON THE DAY***

The Banks's Round the Wrekin 2017 sportive is now open for online entries. We are keeping the event venue, routes and distances the same as 2016 with Dudley Kingswinford Rugby Club being the ideal venue to head out into the Staffordshire/Shropshire countryside whilst taking in the hills of 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/distances will challenge all levels of rider from the experienced to the beginner:

The Short Route is a gentle 24 mile ride around quiet lanes intended for all types of riders.

The Standard Route is a hilly ride through Shropshire and over the Wrekin, for fit riders who cycle regularly.

The Epic Route is a serious challenge with lengthy, steep hills to climb which will stretch experienced and well trained cyclist.

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 Monday 15th May - No entry on the day

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


Event Details

Event URN:

405260

Start Date:

Sun, 21st May 2017

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

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

 

*****ON-LINE ENTRIES FROM EARLY NOVEMBER *****

The Rides

4
Epic Ride Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 21/05/17 08:00 1 laps / 163km / 101 miles 371 200
Entry: Postal: (£26.00)
Sun 21/05/17 – 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 21/05/17 09:00 1 laps / 103km / 64 miles 129 200
Entry: Postal: (£21.00)
Sun 21/05/17 – 09:00
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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 21/05/17 10:00 1 laps / 39km / 24 miles 12 200
Entry: Postal: (£16.00)
Sun 21/05/17 – 10:00
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British Cycling Grading: 12 | Est. Field Size: 200
1 laps / 39km / 24 miles

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