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The Ayrshire Alps Sportive 2018

Cycle Sportive , Kirkmichael – Sunday, 26 Aug 2018

British Cycling Grading

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Difficult

Event Summary

Event Overview

Join us for the 4th edition of a road cycling challenge across the Ayrshire Alps Cycle Park.

There will be two ride options, starting and finishing in Kirkmichael. This is a non-competitive ride with a social focus and a challenging but hugely scenic route.

The Ayrshire Alps Friendly is a great opportunity to ride and socialise with cyclists from across Ayrshire and beyond.

100km

The 100km route heads west to the climb of Blackie’s Brae, then crosses back via Glenginnet and the slopes of Glenalla. Onto the big daddy of the ‘Nic O Balloch’. A feed stop will be provided before riders head onto the shallow slopes of Tairlaw Shalloch. riders are then rewarded with a 5mile descent towards Straiton before the final categorised climb of Largs.

60km

The 60km follows most the route of the 100km, but skips the climbs of Glenginnet, Glenalla and Largs.

This is a low cost Sportive at £15, with a food stop on both routes and marshals on a fully signed course.

In 2016 and 2017 the event sold out well before the closing date so please book now to avoid disappointment.


Event Details

Event URN:

430206

Start Date:

Sun, 26th Aug 2018

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Kirkmichael Village, 14 Woodside Avenue, Kirkmichael, South Ayrshire, KA19 7PP

View map

Cheques payable to:

enter online at British Cycling

Entry close date

Fri, 17th Aug 2018

Event promoted by:

Ayr Burners Cycling (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Gavin Mckellar
07834904864
info@ayrburners.org

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organisation

British Cycling Grading:

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

About the Event

Info for Riders

Thanks for your interest - feel free to bring a friend or two! This is a non-competitive social ride on open roads and all participants are expected to ride with respect for fellow participants and other road users. As plans develop for the ride we will update twitter, facebook and our webpage, and all riders will be emailed route cards and ride details with a week to go.

The Rides

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100km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 26/08/18 09:30 100km / 62 miles 150 250
Sun 26/08/18 – 09:30
3
British Cycling Grading: 150 | Est. Field Size: 250
100km / 62 miles
60km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 26/08/18 09:30 60km / 37 miles 0 ---
Sun 26/08/18 – 09:30
British Cycling Grading: 0
60km / 37 miles

Event Summary

Event Overview

Join us for the 4th edition of a road cycling challenge across the Ayrshire Alps Cycle Park.

There will be two ride options, starting and finishing in Kirkmichael. This is a non-competitive ride with a social focus and a challenging but hugely scenic route.

The Ayrshire Alps Friendly is a great opportunity to ride and socialise with cyclists from across Ayrshire and beyond.

100km

The 100km route heads west to the climb of Blackie’s Brae, then crosses back via Glenginnet and the slopes of Glenalla. Onto the big daddy of the ‘Nic O Balloch’. A feed stop will be provided before riders head onto the shallow slopes of Tairlaw Shalloch. riders are then rewarded with a 5mile descent towards Straiton before the final categorised climb of Largs.

60km

The 60km follows most the route of the 100km, but skips the climbs of Glenginnet, Glenalla and Largs.

This is a low cost Sportive at £15, with a food stop on both routes and marshals on a fully signed course.

In 2016 and 2017 the event sold out well before the closing date so please book now to avoid disappointment.


Event Details

Event URN:

430206

Start Date:

Sun, 26th Aug 2018

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Kirkmichael Village, 14 Woodside Avenue, Kirkmichael, South Ayrshire, KA19 7PP

View map

Cheques payable to:

enter online at British Cycling

Entry close date

Fri, 17th Aug 2018

Event promoted by:

Ayr Burners Cycling (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Gavin Mckellar
07834904864
info@ayrburners.org

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organisation

British Cycling Grading:

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

About the Event

Info for Riders

Thanks for your interest - feel free to bring a friend or two! This is a non-competitive social ride on open roads and all participants are expected to ride with respect for fellow participants and other road users. As plans develop for the ride we will update twitter, facebook and our webpage, and all riders will be emailed route cards and ride details with a week to go.

The Rides

3
100km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 26/08/18 09:30 100km / 62 miles 150 250
Sun 26/08/18 – 09:30
3
British Cycling Grading: 150 | Est. Field Size: 250
100km / 62 miles
60km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 26/08/18 09:30 60km / 37 miles 0 ---
Sun 26/08/18 – 09:30
British Cycling Grading: 0
60km / 37 miles

British Cycling Grading

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

British Cycling Grading

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

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