The Greatest Race (Formerly 3 Days of Bedford) (Cancelled)

Road , Leighton Buzzard – Saturday, 05 May 2018

Event Summary

This event has been cancelled

Event Overview

For 25 years The 3 Days of Bedford was arguably the greatest amateur Women's stage race in the country; providing the oppourtunity for many women to progress onto better things and bridging the divide between the National Women's Road Series and other races it moves this year away from Bedford to the Aylesbury Vale Villages on the borders of Beds/Herts and Bucks.

The HQ for the entire event will be Cottesloe School in Wing.

The format for the race will see the same as previous iterations of 3 Days:

Saturday AM: 4km Prologue ITT Stewkley to Wing
Saturday PM: 77km Road Race on Stewkley Circuit
Sunday AM: 70km Road Race on Mentmore Circuit
Sunday PM: 15km TTT on Long Mentmore Circuit
Monday: 100km Road Race on Cublington Circuit with Finish Circuit

Time Bonuses will be awarded on each Road Race stage:

10 seconds for 1st, 7 seconds for 2nd, 3 seconds for 3rd and 1 second for 4th


Points will be awarded for QOM and Sprint Competition:

5 points for 1st, 3 for 2nd, 2 for 3rd and 1 for 4th

Event Details

Event URN:

424865

Start Date:

Sat, 5th May 2018

Finish date:

Mon, 7th May 2018

Event Type:

Road (Competitive)

Venue:

The Cottesloe School, Aylesbury Road, Wing, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 0PB

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Cheques payable to:

enter online at British Cycling

Event promoted by:

Cycle Team OnForm (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Nick Clarke
07985210212
nick.clarke@met.police.uk

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organisation

About the Event

This event has been cancelled

Info for Riders

RACE CANCELLED - POSTPONED TO AUGUST

The Races

Overall Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sat 05/05/18 09:00 Women Only Band 3 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ...
Sat 05/05/18 – 09:00
Women Only, Band 3 | 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ...
Prologue - TT Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sat 05/05/18 09:01 Women Only Band 5 --- 4km / 2 miles
Sat 05/05/18 – 09:01
Women Only, Band 5
4km / 2 miles
Stage 1 - Road Race Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sat 05/05/18 11:00 Women Only Band 5 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ... 77km / 48 miles
Sat 05/05/18 – 11:00
Women Only, Band 5 | 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ...
77km / 48 miles
Stage 2 - Road Race Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 06/05/18 09:00 Women Only Band 5 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ... 70km / 43 miles
Sun 06/05/18 – 09:00
Women Only, Band 5 | 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ...
70km / 43 miles
Stage 3 - Team Time Trial Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 06/05/18 14:00 Women Only Band 5 --- 15km / 9 miles
Sun 06/05/18 – 14:00
Women Only, Band 5
15km / 9 miles
Stage 4 - Road Race Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Mon 07/05/18 10:00 Women Only Band 5 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ... 100km / 62 miles
Mon 07/05/18 – 10:00
Women Only, Band 5 | 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ...
100km / 62 miles

Event Summary

This event has been cancelled

Event Overview

For 25 years The 3 Days of Bedford was arguably the greatest amateur Women's stage race in the country; providing the oppourtunity for many women to progress onto better things and bridging the divide between the National Women's Road Series and other races it moves this year away from Bedford to the Aylesbury Vale Villages on the borders of Beds/Herts and Bucks.

The HQ for the entire event will be Cottesloe School in Wing.

The format for the race will see the same as previous iterations of 3 Days:

Saturday AM: 4km Prologue ITT Stewkley to Wing
Saturday PM: 77km Road Race on Stewkley Circuit
Sunday AM: 70km Road Race on Mentmore Circuit
Sunday PM: 15km TTT on Long Mentmore Circuit
Monday: 100km Road Race on Cublington Circuit with Finish Circuit

Time Bonuses will be awarded on each Road Race stage:

10 seconds for 1st, 7 seconds for 2nd, 3 seconds for 3rd and 1 second for 4th


Points will be awarded for QOM and Sprint Competition:

5 points for 1st, 3 for 2nd, 2 for 3rd and 1 for 4th

Event Details

Event URN:

424865

Start Date:

Sat, 5th May 2018

Finish date:

Mon, 7th May 2018

Event Type:

Road (Competitive)

Venue:

The Cottesloe School, Aylesbury Road, Wing, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 0PB

View map

Cheques payable to:

enter online at British Cycling

Event promoted by:

Cycle Team OnForm (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Nick Clarke
07985210212
nick.clarke@met.police.uk

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organisation

About the Event

This event has been cancelled

Info for Riders

RACE CANCELLED - POSTPONED TO AUGUST

The Races

Overall Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sat 05/05/18 09:00 Women Only Band 3 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ...
Sat 05/05/18 – 09:00
Women Only, Band 3 | 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ...
Prologue - TT Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sat 05/05/18 09:01 Women Only Band 5 --- 4km / 2 miles
Sat 05/05/18 – 09:01
Women Only, Band 5
4km / 2 miles
Stage 1 - Road Race Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sat 05/05/18 11:00 Women Only Band 5 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ... 77km / 48 miles
Sat 05/05/18 – 11:00
Women Only, Band 5 | 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ...
77km / 48 miles
Stage 2 - Road Race Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 06/05/18 09:00 Women Only Band 5 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ... 70km / 43 miles
Sun 06/05/18 – 09:00
Women Only, Band 5 | 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ...
70km / 43 miles
Stage 3 - Team Time Trial Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Sun 06/05/18 14:00 Women Only Band 5 --- 15km / 9 miles
Sun 06/05/18 – 14:00
Women Only, Band 5
15km / 9 miles
Stage 4 - Road Race Race
Date Start Classification Band Rider Cat Duration
Mon 07/05/18 10:00 Women Only Band 5 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ... 100km / 62 miles
Mon 07/05/18 – 10:00
Women Only, Band 5 | 1st, 2nd, 3rd, ...
100km / 62 miles

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