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Tour d'Arts Alive

Cycle Sportive , Clun – Sunday, 25 Jun 2017

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Event Summary

Event Overview

Whether you are a Wannabe Wiggo or more of a part time pedaller, whether you ride a Pinarello or a vintage velo, Arts Alive, Flicks in the Sticks and cycling event company Rideventures have combined forces to create a day of cycling, fresh air and fun in the beautiful south Shropshire hills. This will be a friendly event with route options to suit a wide range of cyclists.

What you get - free well stocked food stops, super clear signs to guide you around, route support vehicles to keep you safe. A high quality event run under British Cycling guidelines.

Feedback from riders:

"It was a very friendly day, from both riders and organisers.  Very good communication from the organisers."

"Riding through beautiful countryside with like minded souls and excellent flapjacks."

Whether you are a Wannabe Wiggo or more of a part time pedaller, whether you ride a  Pinarello or a vintage velo, Arts Alive, Flicks in the Sticks and cycling event company Rideventures have combined forces to create a day of cycling, fresh air and fun in the beautiful south Shropshire hills. This will be a friendly event with something for everyone.  We are the only West Midlands sportive to be recommended by the Breeze Network.

All route options will be clearly signed, with marshalls at the route splits to confirm your direction.

Cycling helmets must be worn at all times by participants.

3 route options - you can change which route you ride on the day at any time:

  • The Clun Long One - 68 mile/110km hilly for the dedicated cyclist who likes a challenge - 1,500m of climbing over iconic Shropshire hills - interactive map
  • The Clun Inbetweener - a middle route around Norbury - 43miles/70km - interactive map
  • The Clun Short One - 28 mile/44km route with a few gentler climbs. Come in fancy dress or best retro gear - interactive map

En route there will be cake stops at village halls for refuelling, when you are back there's a cuppa and a cake and delicious hot food will be on sale from local vendors.

Unique, artist-designed medals to celebrate your achievement.

More information is available on our dedicated website - www.tourdartsalive.co.uk

Everything will start at Clun Memorial Hall. Come and cheer your biker family members on.

Tour d'Arts Alive is a fund raising event for Arts Alive the charity that brings professional live performances, big screen films and live satellite screenings to communities all over Shropshire and Herefordshire.


Entry fee £20 per cyclist.

Entry Rules:

  • Age restrictions - Clun Long One for 16 and over riders, Clun Inbetweener and Short One for 13 and over, no upper age limit
  • Parental consent - if you are under 18 a parent must fill in a consent form to say you can take part - we will email the form to you -  print it out, fill it in and sign then post it back to us
  • Under 16 - you must be accompanied by a parent on the ride
  • Types of bike - drop-handlebar racing bikes, hybrids, touring, Bromptons/commuting, mountain, tandems all permitted.  NOT allowed - trikes, recumbents, unicycles, electric bikes.

Event Details

Event URN:

408410

Start Date:

Sun, 25th Jun 2017

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Clun Memorial Hall, Newport Street, Clun, Shropshire, SY7 8NY
View map

Online Entry FAQs
Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Andy Dawson
07773236187
mail@rideventures.co.uk

Cheques payable to:

enter online via British Cycling

British Cycling Grading:

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

Online entry method:

First come first served

Enter Online

About the Event

Info for Riders

The 3rd Tour d'Arts Alive is on for the 25th June 2017. 

Food Stops:

Long One - 3 stops - Priestweston at 33km, Stretton at 66km and Bucknell at 95km

Inbetweener - 2 stops - Norbury at 25km and Bucknell at 55km

Short One - Bucknell at 30km

Entry Fees & Rides

Enter a Ride

3
Long One Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 25/06/17 09:00 111km / 69 miles 155 100
Enter  88 places left
Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Sun 25/06/17 – 09:00
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British Cycling Grading: 155 | Est. Field Size: 100
111km / 69 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Enter  88 places left View Entrants
2
Inbetweener Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 25/06/17 09:00 72km / 45 miles 59 100
Enter  88 places left
Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Sun 25/06/17 – 09:00
2
British Cycling Grading: 59 | Est. Field Size: 100
72km / 45 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Enter  88 places left View Entrants
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Short One Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 25/06/17 10:00 44km / 27 miles 20 100
Enter  99 places left
Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Sun 25/06/17 – 10:00
1
British Cycling Grading: 20 | Est. Field Size: 100
44km / 27 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Enter  99 places left View Entrants

Event Summary

Event Overview

Whether you are a Wannabe Wiggo or more of a part time pedaller, whether you ride a Pinarello or a vintage velo, Arts Alive, Flicks in the Sticks and cycling event company Rideventures have combined forces to create a day of cycling, fresh air and fun in the beautiful south Shropshire hills. This will be a friendly event with route options to suit a wide range of cyclists.

What you get - free well stocked food stops, super clear signs to guide you around, route support vehicles to keep you safe. A high quality event run under British Cycling guidelines.

Feedback from riders:

"It was a very friendly day, from both riders and organisers.  Very good communication from the organisers."

"Riding through beautiful countryside with like minded souls and excellent flapjacks."

Whether you are a Wannabe Wiggo or more of a part time pedaller, whether you ride a  Pinarello or a vintage velo, Arts Alive, Flicks in the Sticks and cycling event company Rideventures have combined forces to create a day of cycling, fresh air and fun in the beautiful south Shropshire hills. This will be a friendly event with something for everyone.  We are the only West Midlands sportive to be recommended by the Breeze Network.

All route options will be clearly signed, with marshalls at the route splits to confirm your direction.

Cycling helmets must be worn at all times by participants.

3 route options - you can change which route you ride on the day at any time:

  • The Clun Long One - 68 mile/110km hilly for the dedicated cyclist who likes a challenge - 1,500m of climbing over iconic Shropshire hills - interactive map
  • The Clun Inbetweener - a middle route around Norbury - 43miles/70km - interactive map
  • The Clun Short One - 28 mile/44km route with a few gentler climbs. Come in fancy dress or best retro gear - interactive map

En route there will be cake stops at village halls for refuelling, when you are back there's a cuppa and a cake and delicious hot food will be on sale from local vendors.

Unique, artist-designed medals to celebrate your achievement.

More information is available on our dedicated website - www.tourdartsalive.co.uk

Everything will start at Clun Memorial Hall. Come and cheer your biker family members on.

Tour d'Arts Alive is a fund raising event for Arts Alive the charity that brings professional live performances, big screen films and live satellite screenings to communities all over Shropshire and Herefordshire.


Entry fee £20 per cyclist.

Entry Rules:

  • Age restrictions - Clun Long One for 16 and over riders, Clun Inbetweener and Short One for 13 and over, no upper age limit
  • Parental consent - if you are under 18 a parent must fill in a consent form to say you can take part - we will email the form to you -  print it out, fill it in and sign then post it back to us
  • Under 16 - you must be accompanied by a parent on the ride
  • Types of bike - drop-handlebar racing bikes, hybrids, touring, Bromptons/commuting, mountain, tandems all permitted.  NOT allowed - trikes, recumbents, unicycles, electric bikes.

Event Details

Event URN:

408410

Start Date:

Sun, 25th Jun 2017

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Clun Memorial Hall, Newport Street, Clun, Shropshire, SY7 8NY
View map

Online Entry FAQs
Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Andy Dawson
07773236187
mail@rideventures.co.uk

Cheques payable to:

enter online via British Cycling

British Cycling Grading:

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

Online entry method:

First come first served

Enter Online

About the Event

Info for Riders

The 3rd Tour d'Arts Alive is on for the 25th June 2017. 

Food Stops:

Long One - 3 stops - Priestweston at 33km, Stretton at 66km and Bucknell at 95km

Inbetweener - 2 stops - Norbury at 25km and Bucknell at 55km

Short One - Bucknell at 30km

Entry Fees & Rides

Enter a Ride

3
Long One Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 25/06/17 09:00 111km / 69 miles 155 100
Enter  88 places left
Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Sun 25/06/17 – 09:00
3
British Cycling Grading: 155 | Est. Field Size: 100
111km / 69 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Enter  88 places left View Entrants
2
Inbetweener Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 25/06/17 09:00 72km / 45 miles 59 100
Enter  88 places left
Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Sun 25/06/17 – 09:00
2
British Cycling Grading: 59 | Est. Field Size: 100
72km / 45 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Enter  88 places left View Entrants
1
Short One Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 25/06/17 10:00 44km / 27 miles 20 100
Enter  99 places left
Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Sun 25/06/17 – 10:00
1
British Cycling Grading: 20 | Est. Field Size: 100
44km / 27 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£20.00), Postal: (£21.00)
Enter  99 places left View Entrants

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