The London Phoenix Easter Classic Challenge

Cycle Sportive , Ilford – Monday, 13 Apr 2020

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Registered Sportive

Event Summary

Event Overview

The London Phoenix Cycling Club invites you to the 13th Easter Classic - Easter Monday, 13th April 2020. 

There are two routes on offer – 113km and 54km. Both routes will take you through quiet, flat and green country lanes of Essex. Lycra or no lycra, Dogma F10 or tandem, all welcome. Yes, the sportive is timed. The event is usually a sell-out because of the great route, the relaxed ambience and the homemade baked goods, so register early to avoid disappointment.

Event Details

Event URN:

465606

Start Date:

Mon, 13th Apr 2020

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Fairlop Waters Country Park, Forest Road, Ilford, Essex, IG6 3HN

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Entry close date

Wed, 8th Apr 2020

Online Entry FAQs
Event promoted by:

London Phoenix CC (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Gareth Lynton Jones
phoenix.sportives@gmail.com

Safeguarding lead:

Assigned (Name withheld)

Online entry method:

First come first served

Download Entry Form Enter Online

About the Event

Info for Riders

The longer route will pass through the villages of Good Easter and High Easter, and features a mid-way feed station at Pleshey village hall where you'll be able to enjoy free hot/cold drinks and our legendary oat bars and other wholesome goodies. Indoor space in the hall and a big field behind are your options for relaxing, whatever the weather. Toilets also available.

Long route: https://www.strava.com/routes/4392188

Short route: https://www.strava.com/routes/4404564

HQ is the Boat House Bar at Fairlop Outdoor Activity Centre, situated between Fairlop Underground and the Redbridge Cycling Centre (Hog Hill). Plenty pay & display parking is available.  For a map and address of the HQ, see above. Helmets are compulsory.

Registration
8:30am – 9:30am

Start time
from 9.00am

After the ride, you can chill at the licensed Boat House Bar before making your way home. Or rent a boat and do some rowing. Or hire golf clubs and play a few holes. Or have lunch at the adjacent Greek restaurant.

Entry Fees & Rides

Enter a Ride

70 miles Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Mon 13/04/20 08:30 113km / 70 miles ---
Entry: Online: (£13.00 + £1.00 Application fee), Postal: (£15.00), On Day: (£15.00)
Mon 13/04/20 – 08:30
113km / 70 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£13.00 + £1.00 Application fee), Postal: (£15.00), On Day: (£15.00)
Short route Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Mon 13/04/20 09:00 55km / 34 miles 100
Entry: Online: (£13.00 + £1.00 Application fee), Postal: (£15.00), On Day: (£15.00)
Mon 13/04/20 – 09:00
Est. Field Size: 100
55km / 34 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£13.00 + £1.00 Application fee), Postal: (£15.00), On Day: (£15.00)

Event Summary

Event Overview

The London Phoenix Cycling Club invites you to the 13th Easter Classic - Easter Monday, 13th April 2020. 

There are two routes on offer – 113km and 54km. Both routes will take you through quiet, flat and green country lanes of Essex. Lycra or no lycra, Dogma F10 or tandem, all welcome. Yes, the sportive is timed. The event is usually a sell-out because of the great route, the relaxed ambience and the homemade baked goods, so register early to avoid disappointment.

Event Details

Event URN:

465606

Start Date:

Mon, 13th Apr 2020

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Fairlop Waters Country Park, Forest Road, Ilford, Essex, IG6 3HN

View map

Entry close date

Wed, 8th Apr 2020

Online Entry FAQs
Event promoted by:

London Phoenix CC (website)

Event Website:

Visit Website

Event Organiser:

Gareth Lynton Jones
phoenix.sportives@gmail.com

Safeguarding lead:

Assigned (Name withheld)

Online entry method:

First come first served

Download Entry Form Enter Online

About the Event

Info for Riders

The longer route will pass through the villages of Good Easter and High Easter, and features a mid-way feed station at Pleshey village hall where you'll be able to enjoy free hot/cold drinks and our legendary oat bars and other wholesome goodies. Indoor space in the hall and a big field behind are your options for relaxing, whatever the weather. Toilets also available.

Long route: https://www.strava.com/routes/4392188

Short route: https://www.strava.com/routes/4404564

HQ is the Boat House Bar at Fairlop Outdoor Activity Centre, situated between Fairlop Underground and the Redbridge Cycling Centre (Hog Hill). Plenty pay & display parking is available.  For a map and address of the HQ, see above. Helmets are compulsory.

Registration
8:30am – 9:30am

Start time
from 9.00am

After the ride, you can chill at the licensed Boat House Bar before making your way home. Or rent a boat and do some rowing. Or hire golf clubs and play a few holes. Or have lunch at the adjacent Greek restaurant.

Entry Fees & Rides

Enter a Ride

70 miles Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Mon 13/04/20 08:30 113km / 70 miles ---
Entry: Online: (£13.00 + £1.00 Application fee), Postal: (£15.00), On Day: (£15.00)
Mon 13/04/20 – 08:30
113km / 70 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£13.00 + £1.00 Application fee), Postal: (£15.00), On Day: (£15.00)
Short route Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Mon 13/04/20 09:00 55km / 34 miles 100
Entry: Online: (£13.00 + £1.00 Application fee), Postal: (£15.00), On Day: (£15.00)
Mon 13/04/20 – 09:00
Est. Field Size: 100
55km / 34 miles  |  Entry: Online: (£13.00 + £1.00 Application fee), Postal: (£15.00), On Day: (£15.00)
Entry powered by British Cycling
Registered Sportive

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