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Taunton Flyer Sportive 2020

Cycle Sportive , Taunton – Saturday, 02 May 2020

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Event Summary

Event Overview

The Taunton Flyer sportive is now in its 7th year! It takes place from Taunton Racecourse and is themed around the wartime airfields of East Devon and Somerset, with routes that pass RAF Exeter (Exeter Airport), RAF DunkeswellRAF Upottery (Smeatharpe), RAF CulmheadRAF Merryfield, and RAF Westonzoyland. This popular early season sportive, offers a mixture of open, flowing, flat roads combined with a couple of testing climbs in the Blackdown Hills (an area of outstanding natural beauty). The Taunton Flyer offers you a choice of three routes, the Spitfire (36 miles), the Dakota (70 miles) or the Wellington (111 miles). All routes are fully signed and supported with quality feed stations, outriders, mechanics and medics. The sportive includes electronic chip timing providing you with an official completion time, plus Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals are awarded to all finishers according to the medal standards for each of our age and gender categories.

Event Details

Event URN:

465089

Start Date:

Sat, 2nd May 2020

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Taunton Racecourse, Taunton Racecourse, Orchard Portman, Taunton, Somerset, TA3 7BL

View map

Cheques payable to:

Enter online at British Cycling

Entry close date

Sun, 26th Apr 2020

Online Entry FAQs
Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Stewart Bergman
07764793122
enquiries@justevents.org

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organiser

British Cycling Grading:

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

Online entry method:

First come first served

Download Entry Form Enter Online

About the Event

Info for Riders

Includes:

  • Secure Online Entry
  • Ride Pack (Collect from Event HQ)
  • Event HQ (toilets, free parking, food)
  • 3 Route Options
  • RFID Chip Timing
  • Age & Gender Categories
  • Live Onlne Results
  • Gold | Silver | Bronze Medals
  • Signed & Marshalled Routes
  • GPX / TCX Route files
  • Quality Feed Stations
  • Energy Drinks, Bars & Gels
  • Event T-Shirt
  • Goody Bag
  • Event Photography Service
  • Post Ride Massage Service
  • Mechanical Support
  • Rider Recovery Service
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Professional First Aid Cover

Entry Fees & Rides

Enter a Ride

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Wellington Route - 179km Ride
No entrants yet
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 02/05/20 08:00 179km / 111 miles 294 200
Entry: Online: (£30.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£45.00)
Sat 02/05/20 – 08:00
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British Cycling Grading: 294 | Est. Field Size: 200
179km / 111 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£30.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£45.00)
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Dakota Route - 70 miles Ride
No entrants yet
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 02/05/20 08:15 113km / 70 miles 137 300
Entry: Online: (£30.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£45.00)
Sat 02/05/20 – 08:15
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British Cycling Grading: 137 | Est. Field Size: 300
113km / 70 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£30.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£45.00)
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Spitfire Route - 58 km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 02/05/20 08:30 58km / 36 miles 40 100
Entry: Online: (£20.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£35.00)
Sat 02/05/20 – 08:30
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British Cycling Grading: 40 | Est. Field Size: 100
58km / 36 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£20.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£35.00)

Event Summary

Event Overview

The Taunton Flyer sportive is now in its 7th year! It takes place from Taunton Racecourse and is themed around the wartime airfields of East Devon and Somerset, with routes that pass RAF Exeter (Exeter Airport), RAF DunkeswellRAF Upottery (Smeatharpe), RAF CulmheadRAF Merryfield, and RAF Westonzoyland. This popular early season sportive, offers a mixture of open, flowing, flat roads combined with a couple of testing climbs in the Blackdown Hills (an area of outstanding natural beauty). The Taunton Flyer offers you a choice of three routes, the Spitfire (36 miles), the Dakota (70 miles) or the Wellington (111 miles). All routes are fully signed and supported with quality feed stations, outriders, mechanics and medics. The sportive includes electronic chip timing providing you with an official completion time, plus Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals are awarded to all finishers according to the medal standards for each of our age and gender categories.

Event Details

Event URN:

465089

Start Date:

Sat, 2nd May 2020

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Taunton Racecourse, Taunton Racecourse, Orchard Portman, Taunton, Somerset, TA3 7BL

View map

Cheques payable to:

Enter online at British Cycling

Entry close date

Sun, 26th Apr 2020

Online Entry FAQs
Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Stewart Bergman
07764793122
enquiries@justevents.org

Other Events:

View other events promoted by this organiser

British Cycling Grading:

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

Online entry method:

First come first served

Download Entry Form Enter Online

About the Event

Info for Riders

Includes:

  • Secure Online Entry
  • Ride Pack (Collect from Event HQ)
  • Event HQ (toilets, free parking, food)
  • 3 Route Options
  • RFID Chip Timing
  • Age & Gender Categories
  • Live Onlne Results
  • Gold | Silver | Bronze Medals
  • Signed & Marshalled Routes
  • GPX / TCX Route files
  • Quality Feed Stations
  • Energy Drinks, Bars & Gels
  • Event T-Shirt
  • Goody Bag
  • Event Photography Service
  • Post Ride Massage Service
  • Mechanical Support
  • Rider Recovery Service
  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Professional First Aid Cover

Entry Fees & Rides

Enter a Ride

4
Wellington Route - 179km Ride
No entrants yet
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 02/05/20 08:00 179km / 111 miles 294 200
Entry: Online: (£30.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£45.00)
Sat 02/05/20 – 08:00
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British Cycling Grading: 294 | Est. Field Size: 200
179km / 111 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£30.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£45.00)
3
Dakota Route - 70 miles Ride
No entrants yet
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 02/05/20 08:15 113km / 70 miles 137 300
Entry: Online: (£30.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£45.00)
Sat 02/05/20 – 08:15
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British Cycling Grading: 137 | Est. Field Size: 300
113km / 70 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£30.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£45.00)
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Spitfire Route - 58 km Ride
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
Sat 02/05/20 08:30 58km / 36 miles 40 100
Entry: Online: (£20.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£35.00)
Sat 02/05/20 – 08:30
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British Cycling Grading: 40 | Est. Field Size: 100
58km / 36 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£20.00 + £1.00 Application fee), On Day: (£35.00)

British Cycling Grading

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British Cycling Grading

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