50 Mile Hill Billy Sportive

Cycle Sportive , Stoke-On-Trent – Sunday, 08 Sep 2013

Event Details

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Start Date:

Sun, 8th Sep 2013

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)


Sandyford Community Fire Station, Marlborough Way, Stoke-On-Trent, ST6 5ED
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Event promoted by:

Kidsgrove Wheelers (website)

Event Website:

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Cheques payable to:

Kidsgrove Wheelers Cycling Club

Event Overview

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.

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.

The Rides

Date Start Ride name Ride length
8/09/13 08:30 Hill Billy 50-mile Sportive Challenge Ride - 80 km 80km / 50 miles

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Ride Hill Billy 50-mile Sportive Challenge Ride
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 08/09/13 08:30 0 laps / 80km / 50m 100
Entry: Postal: (£10.00), On Day: (£15.00)
Ride Hill Billy 50-mile Sportive Challenge Ride
Sun 08/09/13 - 08:30
80km / 50 miles
Est. Field Size: 100
Entry: Postal: (£10.00), On Day: (£15.00)

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