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Challenge for Hope Sportive

Cycle Sportive , Dursley – Saturday, 08 Apr 2017

British Cycling Grading

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Event Summary

Event Overview

Come and take the Challenge this spring! The Challenge for Hope is a charity sportive with a choice of 3 routes (25,40,65 miles) starting from the picturesque town of Dursley. All of the routes take in some stunning Cotswolds scenery and whichever route you choose you're sure to enjoy a great day out for a great cause. Bacon butties will be avilable at the start, there are home made cakes half way round the 40 and 65 mile routes and a barbecue at the end. 

All proceeds from the ride go to the Peace & Hope Trust which provides practical assistance on the ground in Nicaragua to some of the worlds' poorest communities. 

So get yourself some sponsors and come and take the Challenge.


Event Details

Event URN:

407998

Start Date:

Sat, 8th Apr 2017

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Stinchcombe Rugby Club, The Avenue, Stinchcombe, Dursley, Gloucestershire, GL11 6AJ
View map

British Cycling Grading:

This event has been graded using data collected by British Cycling Mapping

About the Event

Info for Riders

The rides will start and end in Stinchcombe with the generous support again of Dursley Rugby Club. The club will be offering bacon butties to get you going and a barbie on your return and the bar will of course be open for that very vital re-hydration. All the profits from the food goes to support the club's wonderful junior section. An added bonus this time is that the brand new changing rooms and showers will be available so that you can change. There will be a match on in the afternoon so if you are into rugby you might like to stay and watch. 

We will provide a well signed choice of routes: 20 miles, 40 miles and 65 miles. There will be free hot and cold drinks with Gloria's homemade cakes available half way round the 40 and 65 miles rides and at the rugby club for the 20 milers on their return.

Riders can start at any time to suit themselves from 8-30 am and all we ask is that you make sure you sign back in on your return. There will be emergency recovery and you can have a quick safety check of your bike before you start courtesy of Striking Bikes of Gloucester. There is ample parking available at the start/end.

We are asking you to donate a minimum of £19 (in addition to the £1 nominal entry fee) to join us. Of course, any extra sponsorship you can raise would be fantastic. We have kept it simple this time. We just need your entry form by post or email and you can bring all the money you are contributing on the day. There will be gift aid forms available in advance and on the day.

The Rides

3
Eagle Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 08/04/17 08:30 1 laps / 105km / 65 miles 136 100
Entry: Postal: (£1.00), On Day: (£1.00)
Sat 08/04/17 – 08:30
3
British Cycling Grading: 136 | Est. Field Size: 100
1 laps / 105km / 65 miles
2
Falcon Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 08/04/17 08:30 1 laps / 64km / 40 miles 46 100
Entry: Postal: (£1.00), On Day: (£1.00)
Sat 08/04/17 – 08:30
2
British Cycling Grading: 46 | Est. Field Size: 100
1 laps / 64km / 40 miles
1
Kestrel Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 08/04/17 08:30 1 laps / 40km / 25 miles 23 100
Entry: Postal: (£1.00), On Day: (£1.00)
Sat 08/04/17 – 08:30
1
British Cycling Grading: 23 | Est. Field Size: 100
1 laps / 40km / 25 miles

Event Summary

Event Overview

Come and take the Challenge this spring! The Challenge for Hope is a charity sportive with a choice of 3 routes (25,40,65 miles) starting from the picturesque town of Dursley. All of the routes take in some stunning Cotswolds scenery and whichever route you choose you're sure to enjoy a great day out for a great cause. Bacon butties will be avilable at the start, there are home made cakes half way round the 40 and 65 mile routes and a barbecue at the end. 

All proceeds from the ride go to the Peace & Hope Trust which provides practical assistance on the ground in Nicaragua to some of the worlds' poorest communities. 

So get yourself some sponsors and come and take the Challenge.


Event Details

Event URN:

407998

Start Date:

Sat, 8th Apr 2017

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Stinchcombe Rugby Club, The Avenue, Stinchcombe, Dursley, Gloucestershire, GL11 6AJ
View map

British Cycling Grading:

This event has been graded using data collected by British Cycling Mapping

About the Event

Info for Riders

The rides will start and end in Stinchcombe with the generous support again of Dursley Rugby Club. The club will be offering bacon butties to get you going and a barbie on your return and the bar will of course be open for that very vital re-hydration. All the profits from the food goes to support the club's wonderful junior section. An added bonus this time is that the brand new changing rooms and showers will be available so that you can change. There will be a match on in the afternoon so if you are into rugby you might like to stay and watch. 

We will provide a well signed choice of routes: 20 miles, 40 miles and 65 miles. There will be free hot and cold drinks with Gloria's homemade cakes available half way round the 40 and 65 miles rides and at the rugby club for the 20 milers on their return.

Riders can start at any time to suit themselves from 8-30 am and all we ask is that you make sure you sign back in on your return. There will be emergency recovery and you can have a quick safety check of your bike before you start courtesy of Striking Bikes of Gloucester. There is ample parking available at the start/end.

We are asking you to donate a minimum of £19 (in addition to the £1 nominal entry fee) to join us. Of course, any extra sponsorship you can raise would be fantastic. We have kept it simple this time. We just need your entry form by post or email and you can bring all the money you are contributing on the day. There will be gift aid forms available in advance and on the day.

The Rides

3
Eagle Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 08/04/17 08:30 1 laps / 105km / 65 miles 136 100
Entry: Postal: (£1.00), On Day: (£1.00)
Sat 08/04/17 – 08:30
3
British Cycling Grading: 136 | Est. Field Size: 100
1 laps / 105km / 65 miles
2
Falcon Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 08/04/17 08:30 1 laps / 64km / 40 miles 46 100
Entry: Postal: (£1.00), On Day: (£1.00)
Sat 08/04/17 – 08:30
2
British Cycling Grading: 46 | Est. Field Size: 100
1 laps / 64km / 40 miles
1
Kestrel Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 08/04/17 08:30 1 laps / 40km / 25 miles 23 100
Entry: Postal: (£1.00), On Day: (£1.00)
Sat 08/04/17 – 08:30
1
British Cycling Grading: 23 | Est. Field Size: 100
1 laps / 40km / 25 miles

British Cycling Grading

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