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BIKE DOCTOR Valleys Velo

Cycle Sportive , Aberdare – Sunday, 29 Sep 2019

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Registered Sportive
Supported by Welsh Cycling

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Event Summary

Event Overview

‘Valleys Velo Sportive is back for the 5th edition after rave reviews in all previous events
This end of season sportive organised in partnership by the BIKE DOCTOR Cycling club brings together, spectacular rolling mountain scenery, with classic climbs, brilliant views and fast testing descents as it threads its way through the ex mining landscape of the South Wales Valleys.

Event Details

Event URN:

452046

Start Date:

Sun, 29th Sep 2019

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Dare Valley Country Park, Cwmdare, Aberdare, CF44 7PT

View map

Cheques payable to:

Enter online at British Cycling

Entry close date

Sat, 21st Sep 2019

Event promoted by:

Bike Doctor (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Chris Jones
07876 446989
chrisdale.jones@sky.com

British Cycling Grading:

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

About the Event

Info for Riders

There are two routes - Standard 65k and a Epic 95k route. While the Epic route only be 95km long but there are a total of six major hills with almost 6000ft of climbing which yes includes the epic climbs of the Bwlch, Rhigos and Maerdy but also many more hidden gems a waiting to challenge you. Early Bird Entry Fee for 2019 is £30.00 plus and will include a special Valleys Velo Tee for all on line entrants, We recommend you enter this event as early as possible after the success of this event will fill fast. Spaces ar Limited to 400 Riders.  Come and join us on what will be one of the best organised event you will enter.  We will have Marshals manning nearly every corner of the route. 

All entrants will recieve an event Technical "Tee" with all your climbs prineted on the back, there will be 2 feed stations providing minted Welsh pots and lots more food getting you ready for the climbs ahead.  

The event will be timed so you can check against your previous times, You will get a medal to show off to your friends and family. 

This is no ordinary event, we make sure you and your family will enjoy the whole day. 



Parking, toilets, food, childrens play area, walking, all available on site to keep the family happy when your out riding. 

There is a camping and a caravan park on site if you fancy making a weekend of it.  

The Rides

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(Cancelled) BIKE DOCTOR Valleys Velo Epic - 95km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 29/09/19 09:00 95km / 59 miles 173 400
Entry: Postal: (£30.00), On Day: (£30.00)
Sun 29/09/19 – 09:00
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British Cycling Grading: 173 | Est. Field Size: 400
95km / 59 miles
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(Cancelled) BIKE DOCTOR Valleys Velo Short - 65km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 29/09/19 09:00 64km / 40 miles 97 400
Entry: Postal: (£30.00), On Day: (£30.00)
Sun 29/09/19 – 09:00
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British Cycling Grading: 97 | Est. Field Size: 400
64km / 40 miles

Event Summary

Event Overview

‘Valleys Velo Sportive is back for the 5th edition after rave reviews in all previous events
This end of season sportive organised in partnership by the BIKE DOCTOR Cycling club brings together, spectacular rolling mountain scenery, with classic climbs, brilliant views and fast testing descents as it threads its way through the ex mining landscape of the South Wales Valleys.

Event Details

Event URN:

452046

Start Date:

Sun, 29th Sep 2019

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Dare Valley Country Park, Cwmdare, Aberdare, CF44 7PT

View map

Cheques payable to:

Enter online at British Cycling

Entry close date

Sat, 21st Sep 2019

Event promoted by:

Bike Doctor (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Chris Jones
07876 446989
chrisdale.jones@sky.com

British Cycling Grading:

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

About the Event

Info for Riders

There are two routes - Standard 65k and a Epic 95k route. While the Epic route only be 95km long but there are a total of six major hills with almost 6000ft of climbing which yes includes the epic climbs of the Bwlch, Rhigos and Maerdy but also many more hidden gems a waiting to challenge you. Early Bird Entry Fee for 2019 is £30.00 plus and will include a special Valleys Velo Tee for all on line entrants, We recommend you enter this event as early as possible after the success of this event will fill fast. Spaces ar Limited to 400 Riders.  Come and join us on what will be one of the best organised event you will enter.  We will have Marshals manning nearly every corner of the route. 

All entrants will recieve an event Technical "Tee" with all your climbs prineted on the back, there will be 2 feed stations providing minted Welsh pots and lots more food getting you ready for the climbs ahead.  

The event will be timed so you can check against your previous times, You will get a medal to show off to your friends and family. 

This is no ordinary event, we make sure you and your family will enjoy the whole day. 



Parking, toilets, food, childrens play area, walking, all available on site to keep the family happy when your out riding. 

There is a camping and a caravan park on site if you fancy making a weekend of it.  

The Rides

3
(Cancelled) BIKE DOCTOR Valleys Velo Epic - 95km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 29/09/19 09:00 95km / 59 miles 173 400
Entry: Postal: (£30.00), On Day: (£30.00)
Sun 29/09/19 – 09:00
3
British Cycling Grading: 173 | Est. Field Size: 400
95km / 59 miles
2
(Cancelled) BIKE DOCTOR Valleys Velo Short - 65km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sun 29/09/19 09:00 64km / 40 miles 97 400
Entry: Postal: (£30.00), On Day: (£30.00)
Sun 29/09/19 – 09:00
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British Cycling Grading: 97 | Est. Field Size: 400
64km / 40 miles

British Cycling Grading

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Entry powered by British Cycling
Registered Sportive
Supported by Welsh Cycling

British Cycling Grading

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Multiple

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