Event URN:
247592
Start date:
Sun, 8th Sep 2013
Event Type:
Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)
Venue:
Sandyford Community Fire Station
Marlborough Way, Stoke-On-Trent, ST6 5ED
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Event promoted by:
Kidsgrove Wheelers ( website )
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Event website:
http://www.kidsgrove-wheelers.co.uk/hillbilly.html
Event organiser:
Mr Andrew Barratt
22 Nursery Road
Alsager
Stoke-On-Trent
Staffordshire
ST7 2TX
andrewbarratt9@yahoo.co.uk
Cheques payable to:
Kidsgrove Wheelers Cycling Club
Info for Riders:
The route incorporates 'Gun Hill', part of the Tour of Britain, you will be grinding the crank arms up the Dumbers and the infamous Mow Cop Climb. Ever heard of Woodhouse Lane? A tough climb to the top of Biddulph Moor. The route has an overall climb of 5000ft with some beautiful views of the Staffordshire Moorlands. When you have clocked 25 miles you will have reached the half way fuelling point, where you can take aboard fuel bars and top your bottles up.
Preview Rides:
Date Start Ride name Grade BCG Duration
8 Sep 13 08:30 Hill Billy 50-mile Sportive Challenge Ride --- --- 80km / 50m

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A Sportive that is designed and ridden for cyclist's by cyclist's.  Its tough and its a Hell of an achievement when completed.  We as a Club want you as a cyclist to enjoy the route and all its beautiful views that the Hill Billy 50 mile Sportive has to offer.  The route incorporates the infamous 'Gun Hill', part of the Tour Of Britain, Mow Cop and Woodhouse Lane, Biddulph Moor. Overall 5000ft of Climbing around the Staffordshire Moorlands.

Event Location:

Marlborough Way,
Stoke-On-Trent,
ST6 5ED

Ride: Hill Billy 50-mile Sportive Challenge Ri...

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Online entry closed 1 year 8 months 15 days 16 hours 42 minutes 47 seconds  ago
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
8 Sep 13 08:30 80km / 50m --- 100