The BOB (Battle of Bradfield) 2018

Cycle Sportive , Sheffield – Sunday, 29 Apr 2018

Entry powered by British Cycling
Registered Sportive

Event Summary

Event Overview

**When online entries are closed: for late or on the day entry enquiries please email info@darkandwhite.co.uk or text 07970 278085**

Tackle the roads and hill climbs in the Bradfield/Stannington/Sheffield area as used on the 2014 Tour de France.

This is a very challenging short sportive with ride options of 67km/41 miles and 37km/23 miles with plenty of categorised climbing involved - an estimated 70% of the riding is on beautiful super-smooth tarmac as laid for Stage 2 of the 2014 Tour de France.

To read the fully comprehensive pre-event road book including route details, timings, technical climb information, course planners comments etc click here

For all other event information see: https://darkwhitecycling.co.uk/sportives/battle-of-bradfield/

On each route there will be:

  • A clearly signed/arrowed route
  • A feed-station providing juice, water, gels/bars and fruit
  • Colour route map provided including emergency numbers
  • SPORTident chip timing for an instant post-event time
  • Refreshments at the finish 
  • Gold, silver and bronze awards based on your finishing time. Separate women award times

Registration opens at 7.30am - set off riding at any time between 7.45 and 9.45am.

Long route: 67km includes the superb Tour de France climbs of Oughtibridge, Midhopestones and Bradfield. Click here to view the route on Ride with GPS

Short route: 37km Click here to view the route on Ride with GPS

Event Details

Event URN:

416097

Start Date:

Sun, 29th Apr 2018

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Lomas Hall, Church Street, Stannington, Sheffield, Yorkshire, S6 6DB
View map

Cheques payable to:

enter online via British Cycling

Entry close date

Thu, 26th Apr 2018

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Adrian Boyes
info@darkandwhite.co.uk

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organiser

About the Event

Info for Riders

**When online entries are closed: for late or on the day entry enquiries please email info@darkandwhite.co.uk or text 07970 278085**

Tackle the roads and hill climbs in the Bradfield/Stannington/Sheffield area as principally used on the 2014 Tour de France. This is a tough/challenging short sportive mostly on super-smooth tarmac with ride options of 67km and 37km with approx 1700m and 900m of ascent respectively. The long route has 10 climbs in total including Oughtibridge, Midhopestones, Canyard's, Bradfield and Dungworth; the shorter route has 4 climbs. The comprehensive road book for this years event including route details/profiles, technical climb information, timings etc can be seen here http://darkwhitecycling.co.uk/battle-of-bradfield/ 

The Rides

67km Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 29/04/18 08:00 67km / 42 miles 250
Entry: On Day: (£25.50)
Sun 29/04/18 – 08:00
Est. Field Size: 250
67km / 42 miles
37km Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 29/04/18 08:00 37km / 23 miles 50
Entry: On Day: (£20.50)
Sun 29/04/18 – 08:00
Est. Field Size: 50
37km / 23 miles

Event Summary

Event Overview

**When online entries are closed: for late or on the day entry enquiries please email info@darkandwhite.co.uk or text 07970 278085**

Tackle the roads and hill climbs in the Bradfield/Stannington/Sheffield area as used on the 2014 Tour de France.

This is a very challenging short sportive with ride options of 67km/41 miles and 37km/23 miles with plenty of categorised climbing involved - an estimated 70% of the riding is on beautiful super-smooth tarmac as laid for Stage 2 of the 2014 Tour de France.

To read the fully comprehensive pre-event road book including route details, timings, technical climb information, course planners comments etc click here

For all other event information see: https://darkwhitecycling.co.uk/sportives/battle-of-bradfield/

On each route there will be:

  • A clearly signed/arrowed route
  • A feed-station providing juice, water, gels/bars and fruit
  • Colour route map provided including emergency numbers
  • SPORTident chip timing for an instant post-event time
  • Refreshments at the finish 
  • Gold, silver and bronze awards based on your finishing time. Separate women award times

Registration opens at 7.30am - set off riding at any time between 7.45 and 9.45am.

Long route: 67km includes the superb Tour de France climbs of Oughtibridge, Midhopestones and Bradfield. Click here to view the route on Ride with GPS

Short route: 37km Click here to view the route on Ride with GPS

Event Details

Event URN:

416097

Start Date:

Sun, 29th Apr 2018

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Lomas Hall, Church Street, Stannington, Sheffield, Yorkshire, S6 6DB
View map

Cheques payable to:

enter online via British Cycling

Entry close date

Thu, 26th Apr 2018

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Adrian Boyes
info@darkandwhite.co.uk

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organiser

About the Event

Info for Riders

**When online entries are closed: for late or on the day entry enquiries please email info@darkandwhite.co.uk or text 07970 278085**

Tackle the roads and hill climbs in the Bradfield/Stannington/Sheffield area as principally used on the 2014 Tour de France. This is a tough/challenging short sportive mostly on super-smooth tarmac with ride options of 67km and 37km with approx 1700m and 900m of ascent respectively. The long route has 10 climbs in total including Oughtibridge, Midhopestones, Canyard's, Bradfield and Dungworth; the shorter route has 4 climbs. The comprehensive road book for this years event including route details/profiles, technical climb information, timings etc can be seen here http://darkwhitecycling.co.uk/battle-of-bradfield/ 

The Rides

67km Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 29/04/18 08:00 67km / 42 miles 250
Entry: On Day: (£25.50)
Sun 29/04/18 – 08:00
Est. Field Size: 250
67km / 42 miles
37km Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 29/04/18 08:00 37km / 23 miles 50
Entry: On Day: (£20.50)
Sun 29/04/18 – 08:00
Est. Field Size: 50
37km / 23 miles
Entry powered by British Cycling
Registered Sportive

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