Forest of Dean Classic

Cycle Sportive , Monmouth – Sunday, 05 May 2013

Event Details

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Start Date:

Sun, 5th May 2013

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)


New Monmouth Show Ground, The Pump House, Redbrook Road, Redbrook, Monmouth, Gwent, NP25 4LG
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Cheques payable to:

Wheels in Wheels Events Ltd

Event Overview

This is one of the original Classic Sportives on the UK calendar.

Not to be underestimated as it is one climb after another and with over 9000ft of climbing in just 90 miles makes this Classic a must on the seasons calendar

A new Mini Classic for those who want a taster of the big ride has been introduced in 2013, all based at the New Monmouth Showground.

Info for Riders

A Classic Sportive all based within 20 miles of the start and finish and with a new Mini Classic route available as a taster in 2013. Over 9000ft of climbing makes the 90m ride a must for training for tougher rides in the future. Remember the Forest of Dean isn't flat.

The Rides

Date Start Ride name Ride length
5/05/13 08:00 Forest of Dean Classic 07 hr / 145km / 90 miles

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Ride Forest of Dean Classic
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 05/05/13 08:00 0 laps / 145km / 91m 99
Entry: Online: (£29.50), Postal: (£29.50), On Day: (£35.00)
Ride Forest of Dean Classic
Sun 05/05/13 - 08:00
145km / 91 miles
Est. Field Size: 99
Entry: Online: (£29.50), Postal: (£29.50), On Day: (£35.00)

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