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Barnsley Boundary Heroes Ride [In Aid of Help for Heroes]

Cycle Sportive , Barnsley – Sunday, 27 Aug 2017

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Registered Sportive

British Cycling Grading

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Event Summary

Event Overview

Barnsley Road Club are delighted to promote again the Barnsley Boundary Heroes Ride (in aid of Help for Heroes)

An 80 mile/120km sportive ride around the boundary of Barnsley in support for Help for Heroes

We are inspired to ride for Help For Heroes in the memory of pte Matthew Adam Thornton of the 4th battalion of the Yorkshire regiment who was killed during active service in Afghanistan on the 9th November 2011.

This year we are offering 2 route options

The Classic boundary route - https://www.strava.com/routes/3802095
&
The EXTREME boundary route, including the fearsome climbs of Pea Royd Lane, Stocksbridge and Scar Hole Lane, Jackson Bridge; both with severe gradients c 20+ % - https://www.strava.com/routes/7385701

Both distances are 80 mile/120km route takes with over 2500 mtrs of climbing, in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside.

The Boundary fund, including a 3 day walk, has now raised over £47,000.

Event Details

Event URN:

409332

Start Date:

Sun, 27th Aug 2017

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Woolley Miners Welfare Cricket Club, Woolley Colliery Road, Darton, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 5JA
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Online Entry FAQs
Event promoted by:

Barnsley RC (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Chris Lawrence
07947303541
sportive@barnsleyroadclub.org.uk

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organisation

British Cycling Grading:

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

Online entry method:

First come first served

Enter Online

About the Event

Info for Riders

Barnsley Road Club are delighted to promote again the Barnsley Boudary Heroes Ride (in aid of Help for Heroes).
This year we are offering 2 route options
The classic boundary route - https://www.strava.com/routes/3802095
The extreme boundary route, including the fearsome climbs of Pea Royd Lane, Stocksbridge and Scar Hole Lane, Jackson Bridge; both with severe gradients c 20+ % - https://www.strava.com/routes/7385701
Both distances are 80 mile/120km route takes with over 2500 mtrs of climbing, in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside.

Entry Fees & Rides

Enter a Ride

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Barnsley Boundary Heroes Ride [In Aid of Help for Heroes] Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 27/08/17 10:00 07 hr / plus 1 laps / 124km / 77 miles 270 1000
Entry: Online: (£20.00), On Day: (£25.00)
Sun 27/08/17 – 10:00
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British Cycling Grading: 270 | Est. Field Size: 1000
07 hr / plus 1 laps / 124km / 77 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£20.00), On Day: (£25.00)

Event Summary

Event Overview

Barnsley Road Club are delighted to promote again the Barnsley Boundary Heroes Ride (in aid of Help for Heroes)

An 80 mile/120km sportive ride around the boundary of Barnsley in support for Help for Heroes

We are inspired to ride for Help For Heroes in the memory of pte Matthew Adam Thornton of the 4th battalion of the Yorkshire regiment who was killed during active service in Afghanistan on the 9th November 2011.

This year we are offering 2 route options

The Classic boundary route - https://www.strava.com/routes/3802095
&
The EXTREME boundary route, including the fearsome climbs of Pea Royd Lane, Stocksbridge and Scar Hole Lane, Jackson Bridge; both with severe gradients c 20+ % - https://www.strava.com/routes/7385701

Both distances are 80 mile/120km route takes with over 2500 mtrs of climbing, in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside.

The Boundary fund, including a 3 day walk, has now raised over £47,000.

Event Details

Event URN:

409332

Start Date:

Sun, 27th Aug 2017

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Woolley Miners Welfare Cricket Club, Woolley Colliery Road, Darton, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 5JA
View map

Online Entry FAQs
Event promoted by:

Barnsley RC (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Chris Lawrence
07947303541
sportive@barnsleyroadclub.org.uk

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organisation

British Cycling Grading:

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

Online entry method:

First come first served

Enter Online

About the Event

Info for Riders

Barnsley Road Club are delighted to promote again the Barnsley Boudary Heroes Ride (in aid of Help for Heroes).
This year we are offering 2 route options
The classic boundary route - https://www.strava.com/routes/3802095
The extreme boundary route, including the fearsome climbs of Pea Royd Lane, Stocksbridge and Scar Hole Lane, Jackson Bridge; both with severe gradients c 20+ % - https://www.strava.com/routes/7385701
Both distances are 80 mile/120km route takes with over 2500 mtrs of climbing, in the heart of the Yorkshire countryside.

Entry Fees & Rides

Enter a Ride

3
Barnsley Boundary Heroes Ride [In Aid of Help for Heroes] Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 27/08/17 10:00 07 hr / plus 1 laps / 124km / 77 miles 270 1000
Entry: Online: (£20.00), On Day: (£25.00)
Sun 27/08/17 – 10:00
3
British Cycling Grading: 270 | Est. Field Size: 1000
07 hr / plus 1 laps / 124km / 77 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£20.00), On Day: (£25.00)

British Cycling Grading

3
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Difficult
Entry powered by British Cycling
Registered Sportive

British Cycling Grading

3
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
Difficult

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