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Crank It Events Kent Somerhill Sportive

Cycle Sportive , Tonbridge – Sunday, 28 Apr 2019

British Cycling Grading

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Event Summary

Event Overview

The Kent Somerhill Cycle Sportive has been designed to take you around some of the best roads in Kent, starting at one of Kent's most stunning private schools Somerhill with picturesque gardens and panoramic views of the Kent valley. With three routes to choose from you'll ride the best surfaces, see the best sights and be challenged along the way. All routes start and end with the glorious long Somerhill private driveway and also include the newly built closed road section of the Tunbridge Wells to Tonbridge Cycle Highway (down hill).


A fully supported event with rider chip timing, rider photography, free feed station and mechanical, medical support.


ROUTE: STANDARD | Distance 29 Miles | Elevation 2483ft | Surface Road

A hilly, undulating leg pumper, achievable for most abilities but designed to get your legs going after the winter season.

ROUTE: CHAMPION | Distance 58 Miles | Elevation 3568ft | Surface Road

Starting off with some challenging undulating climbs, then onto the flat sections and back to the hills for the finish.

ROUTE: EPIC | Distance 80 Miles | Elevation 4284ft | Surface Road

Starting off with some challenging undulating climbs, then onto the longer flat sections and back to the hills for the finish.

View the routes here: https://www.crankitevents.co.uk/kent-somerhill-sportive-routes

 

Follow our Crank It Events event Strava group www.strava.com/clubs/481642?hl=en-GB


GPX ROUTE FILES
All route GPX files for satnavs will be available to download here 1 week prior to the event. Check back here then to download the route and the pre event rider information pack. If you register for the event online we will email you when the route files and information pack are ready for you to download.
Our routes are fully signed but as with all cycling events signs in remote areas are subject to being tampered with or vandalised, therefore we strongly advise that you use the route GPX files for a satnav or ride with another person who is using satnav to eliminate any possibility of missed or wrong turns along the route.
WHY RIDE WITH US Stunning venues Excellent routes Quality finisher medals Electronic chip timing By VeloPace Rider photos by Sportive Photo Free energy supplements with High5 Mechanical & Medical support Full route marking Well Stocked Feed stations On site catering 3rd Party Rider Public Liability Insurance
ONLINE PRE-ENTRY Online pre-entry is the cheapest way of entering the event and will save you 30% £13! Online pre-entry will save you time on the day of the event allowing you to simply pick up your registration pack from the Pre entered registration point. You can Pre Enter on the British Cycling website or the Crank It Events website. Please note: If an event reaches its capacity we will have to close the event to riders wanting to enter on the day. It is therefore best to pre enter.
ON THE DAY ENTRY On the day entries are available at all of our events as long as the event has not sold out prior to the event day. On the day entries are subject to an additional £13 per person surcharge. Payment must be made by cash. You can fill out an entry form when you arrive at the event. One entry form must be completed per person.
TIMES Our events are not races but some people like to know how well they did on the day compared to their peers. Our events are timed with electronic chips free of charge. You will be issued with one of these chips when you arrive on the day, these can then be thrown away after the event. You can view your time online after the event has finished.
SAFETY All riders are required to wear a helmet at all of our events.
EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY Sportive Photo will be taking pictures of all riders at this event. Please visit www.sportivephoto.co.uk after the event and enter your rider number in the event photo search box.

Event Details

Event URN:

442314

Start Date:

Sun, 28th Apr 2019

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

The Schools at Somerhill, Somerhill, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 0NJ

View map

Cheques payable to:

enter online at British Cycling

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Andy Stevens
67 Edward Street, Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 0EA
07734651640
hello@crankitevents.co.uk

British Cycling Grading:

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

About the Event

Info for Riders

EPIC ROUTE FILE https://www.strava.com/routes/16378195

CHAMPION ROUTE FILE https://www.strava.com/routes/16378126

STANDARD ROUTE FILE https://www.strava.com/routes/16378095

RIDER INFO PACK https://static.wixstatic.com/ugd/5ba825_2adfabdba7bd44aca7da17211afdc5c0.pdf

The Rides

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EPIC 80m Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 28/04/19 07:30 129km / 80 miles 168 --- ---
Entry: On Day: (£45.00)
Sun 28/04/19 – 07:30
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British Cycling Grading: 168
129km / 80 miles  | 
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CHAMPION 58m Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 28/04/19 07:30 93km / 58 miles 101 --- ---
Entry: On Day: (£45.00)
Sun 28/04/19 – 07:30
2
British Cycling Grading: 101
93km / 58 miles  | 
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STANDARD 29m Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 28/04/19 07:30 47km / 29 miles 35 --- ---
Entry: On Day: (£45.00)
Sun 28/04/19 – 07:30
1
British Cycling Grading: 35
47km / 29 miles  | 

Event Summary

Event Overview

The Kent Somerhill Cycle Sportive has been designed to take you around some of the best roads in Kent, starting at one of Kent's most stunning private schools Somerhill with picturesque gardens and panoramic views of the Kent valley. With three routes to choose from you'll ride the best surfaces, see the best sights and be challenged along the way. All routes start and end with the glorious long Somerhill private driveway and also include the newly built closed road section of the Tunbridge Wells to Tonbridge Cycle Highway (down hill).


A fully supported event with rider chip timing, rider photography, free feed station and mechanical, medical support.


ROUTE: STANDARD | Distance 29 Miles | Elevation 2483ft | Surface Road

A hilly, undulating leg pumper, achievable for most abilities but designed to get your legs going after the winter season.

ROUTE: CHAMPION | Distance 58 Miles | Elevation 3568ft | Surface Road

Starting off with some challenging undulating climbs, then onto the flat sections and back to the hills for the finish.

ROUTE: EPIC | Distance 80 Miles | Elevation 4284ft | Surface Road

Starting off with some challenging undulating climbs, then onto the longer flat sections and back to the hills for the finish.

View the routes here: https://www.crankitevents.co.uk/kent-somerhill-sportive-routes

 

Follow our Crank It Events event Strava group www.strava.com/clubs/481642?hl=en-GB


GPX ROUTE FILES
All route GPX files for satnavs will be available to download here 1 week prior to the event. Check back here then to download the route and the pre event rider information pack. If you register for the event online we will email you when the route files and information pack are ready for you to download.
Our routes are fully signed but as with all cycling events signs in remote areas are subject to being tampered with or vandalised, therefore we strongly advise that you use the route GPX files for a satnav or ride with another person who is using satnav to eliminate any possibility of missed or wrong turns along the route.
WHY RIDE WITH US Stunning venues Excellent routes Quality finisher medals Electronic chip timing By VeloPace Rider photos by Sportive Photo Free energy supplements with High5 Mechanical & Medical support Full route marking Well Stocked Feed stations On site catering 3rd Party Rider Public Liability Insurance
ONLINE PRE-ENTRY Online pre-entry is the cheapest way of entering the event and will save you 30% £13! Online pre-entry will save you time on the day of the event allowing you to simply pick up your registration pack from the Pre entered registration point. You can Pre Enter on the British Cycling website or the Crank It Events website. Please note: If an event reaches its capacity we will have to close the event to riders wanting to enter on the day. It is therefore best to pre enter.
ON THE DAY ENTRY On the day entries are available at all of our events as long as the event has not sold out prior to the event day. On the day entries are subject to an additional £13 per person surcharge. Payment must be made by cash. You can fill out an entry form when you arrive at the event. One entry form must be completed per person.
TIMES Our events are not races but some people like to know how well they did on the day compared to their peers. Our events are timed with electronic chips free of charge. You will be issued with one of these chips when you arrive on the day, these can then be thrown away after the event. You can view your time online after the event has finished.
SAFETY All riders are required to wear a helmet at all of our events.
EVENT PHOTOGRAPHY Sportive Photo will be taking pictures of all riders at this event. Please visit www.sportivephoto.co.uk after the event and enter your rider number in the event photo search box.

Event Details

Event URN:

442314

Start Date:

Sun, 28th Apr 2019

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

The Schools at Somerhill, Somerhill, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 0NJ

View map

Cheques payable to:

enter online at British Cycling

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Andy Stevens
67 Edward Street, Southborough, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 0EA
07734651640
hello@crankitevents.co.uk

British Cycling Grading:

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

About the Event

Info for Riders

EPIC ROUTE FILE https://www.strava.com/routes/16378195

CHAMPION ROUTE FILE https://www.strava.com/routes/16378126

STANDARD ROUTE FILE https://www.strava.com/routes/16378095

RIDER INFO PACK https://static.wixstatic.com/ugd/5ba825_2adfabdba7bd44aca7da17211afdc5c0.pdf

The Rides

3
EPIC 80m Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 28/04/19 07:30 129km / 80 miles 168 --- ---
Entry: On Day: (£45.00)
Sun 28/04/19 – 07:30
3
British Cycling Grading: 168
129km / 80 miles  | 
2
CHAMPION 58m Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 28/04/19 07:30 93km / 58 miles 101 --- ---
Entry: On Day: (£45.00)
Sun 28/04/19 – 07:30
2
British Cycling Grading: 101
93km / 58 miles  | 
1
STANDARD 29m Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size Entry Fee (from)
Sun 28/04/19 07:30 47km / 29 miles 35 --- ---
Entry: On Day: (£45.00)
Sun 28/04/19 – 07:30
1
British Cycling Grading: 35
47km / 29 miles  | 

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