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White Rose Classic 2018

Cycle Sportive , Ilkley – Sunday, 24 Jun 2018

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Event Summary

Event Overview

'Ey up! See Yorkshire the way the Pros do: by going up hill and down dale. Choose a ride length to match your fitness and training goals:

- Grassington 50 Short, to enjoy the unique Yorkshire scenery and friendly comradery

- Settle 84 Medium, to boost your fitness for goals later in the summer

- Hawes 114 Long, for an authentic Yorkshire challenge.

The event fee includes multiple fully-stocked feedstations, mechanical and medical support, an after-ride meal, and a unique event memento. The easily accessible HQ facility features ample car and bike parking, as well as showers and changing facilities. Relax post-ride, taking advantage of a bar with genuine Yorkshire ales, cycling-related stands and activities for riders, as well as for families waiting in support.

Once again, we are pleased to make road cycling more accessible to all. Don't be intimidated: grab a friend, or just join a group ride at the Start and ride in a supportive environment where you can push yourself and help others. Groups with leaders will work to keep together and help coordinate mechanical and other support.

The White Rose Classic is organised and run entirely by volunteers from Ilkley Cycling Club. All profits from the event go towards promoting grass-roots cycling initiatives, including supporting our youth development programme and encouraging more men and women to ride bikes as per our club motto "From Recreation to Racing."

Event Details

Event URN:

417245

Start Date:

Sun, 24th Jun 2018

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Ilkley Rugby Club, Denton Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 0BZ
View map

Cheques payable to:

Online Entry Only

Online Entry FAQs
Event promoted by:

Ilkley Cycling Club (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Scott Blau
wrc@ilkleycyclingclub.org.uk

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organisation

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

Widely considered the premier Yorkshire road cycling sportive, the White Rose Classic offers three challenging routes which will take you into the heart of the stunning Yorkshire Dales. You will take in some of the iconic climbs which have made Yorkshire a cycling mecca. All routes start and end in Ilkley and none are to be taken lightly!

The Grassington 50 Short Route (50miles/80km and 4165 ft/1270m climbing) takes in the Norwood Edge and West End climbs en-route to Grassington, returning along the picturesque Wharfedale valley.

The Settle 84 Medium Route (84miles/134km and 6835 ft/2085m) continues from Grassington, up Littondale to Halton Gill before heading south, and the notorious climb out of Settle and the Ribble valley, returning via Wharfedale.

The epic, Hawes 114 Long Route (114miles/183km and 9,340/2850m!) is right up there with the hardest Etape du Tour route. It adds the infamous Fleet Moss on the way to Hawes and the misleadingly quaint-sounding Coal Road from Garsdale Head towards Dent. It is a route which your head and legs will remember for years to come.

Entry Fees & Rides

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Hawes Long Route Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 24/06/18 06:30 183km / 114 miles 535 350
Enter  17 places left
Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Sun 24/06/18 – 06:30
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British Cycling Grading: 535 | Est. Field Size: 350
183km / 114 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Enter  17 places left View Entrants
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Settle Medium Route Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 24/06/18 07:30 135km / 84 miles 280 ---
Enter  16 places left
Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Sun 24/06/18 – 07:30
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British Cycling Grading: 280
135km / 84 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Enter  16 places left View Entrants
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Grassington Short Route Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 24/06/18 08:30 80km / 50 miles 103 ---
Enter  24 places left
Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Sun 24/06/18 – 08:30
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British Cycling Grading: 103
80km / 50 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Enter  24 places left View Entrants

Event Summary

Event Overview

'Ey up! See Yorkshire the way the Pros do: by going up hill and down dale. Choose a ride length to match your fitness and training goals:

- Grassington 50 Short, to enjoy the unique Yorkshire scenery and friendly comradery

- Settle 84 Medium, to boost your fitness for goals later in the summer

- Hawes 114 Long, for an authentic Yorkshire challenge.

The event fee includes multiple fully-stocked feedstations, mechanical and medical support, an after-ride meal, and a unique event memento. The easily accessible HQ facility features ample car and bike parking, as well as showers and changing facilities. Relax post-ride, taking advantage of a bar with genuine Yorkshire ales, cycling-related stands and activities for riders, as well as for families waiting in support.

Once again, we are pleased to make road cycling more accessible to all. Don't be intimidated: grab a friend, or just join a group ride at the Start and ride in a supportive environment where you can push yourself and help others. Groups with leaders will work to keep together and help coordinate mechanical and other support.

The White Rose Classic is organised and run entirely by volunteers from Ilkley Cycling Club. All profits from the event go towards promoting grass-roots cycling initiatives, including supporting our youth development programme and encouraging more men and women to ride bikes as per our club motto "From Recreation to Racing."

Event Details

Event URN:

417245

Start Date:

Sun, 24th Jun 2018

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Ilkley Rugby Club, Denton Road, Ilkley, West Yorkshire, LS29 0BZ
View map

Cheques payable to:

Online Entry Only

Online Entry FAQs
Event promoted by:

Ilkley Cycling Club (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Scott Blau
wrc@ilkleycyclingclub.org.uk

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organisation

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

Widely considered the premier Yorkshire road cycling sportive, the White Rose Classic offers three challenging routes which will take you into the heart of the stunning Yorkshire Dales. You will take in some of the iconic climbs which have made Yorkshire a cycling mecca. All routes start and end in Ilkley and none are to be taken lightly!

The Grassington 50 Short Route (50miles/80km and 4165 ft/1270m climbing) takes in the Norwood Edge and West End climbs en-route to Grassington, returning along the picturesque Wharfedale valley.

The Settle 84 Medium Route (84miles/134km and 6835 ft/2085m) continues from Grassington, up Littondale to Halton Gill before heading south, and the notorious climb out of Settle and the Ribble valley, returning via Wharfedale.

The epic, Hawes 114 Long Route (114miles/183km and 9,340/2850m!) is right up there with the hardest Etape du Tour route. It adds the infamous Fleet Moss on the way to Hawes and the misleadingly quaint-sounding Coal Road from Garsdale Head towards Dent. It is a route which your head and legs will remember for years to come.

Entry Fees & Rides

Enter a Ride

5
Hawes Long Route Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 24/06/18 06:30 183km / 114 miles 535 350
Enter  17 places left
Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Sun 24/06/18 – 06:30
5
British Cycling Grading: 535 | Est. Field Size: 350
183km / 114 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Enter  17 places left View Entrants
4
Settle Medium Route Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 24/06/18 07:30 135km / 84 miles 280 ---
Enter  16 places left
Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Sun 24/06/18 – 07:30
4
British Cycling Grading: 280
135km / 84 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Enter  16 places left View Entrants
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Grassington Short Route Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 24/06/18 08:30 80km / 50 miles 103 ---
Enter  24 places left
Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Sun 24/06/18 – 08:30
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British Cycling Grading: 103
80km / 50 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£34.00 + £1.00 Application fee)
Enter  24 places left View Entrants

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