Road Sportive Series 2013 - Marshbrook

Cycle Sportive , Church Stretton – Sunday, 14 Jul 2013

Event Details

Event URN:

249689

Start Date:

Sun, 14th Jul 2013

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)

Venue:

Shropshire Hills MTB/Outdoor Centre, Marshbrook, Church Stretton, Shropshire, SY6 6QE
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Event promoted by:

John Lloyd Racing (website)

Event Website:

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Cheques payable to:

John Lloyd Racing Events Ltd

Event Overview

Now in it's third year, the sportive follows a similar route to previous years, starting with an awesome climb up onto the Longmynd, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty managed by the National Trust. The route travels north up to Minsterley before heading southwest along the picturesque Hope Valley. From here the route ventures into Wales, the longer route travelling through Montgomeryshire and Radnorshire to a southerly point of Knighton, before back into Shropshire and home to Marshbrook. The shorter route heads home through Bishops Castle. Both courses are challenging, offering a memorable ride through unbelievably scenic countryside.

Once back you' will be welcomed with a well deserved cuppa, homemade cake, finisher T-shirt and certificate showing your ride time.

There is free camping and parking for all riders and supporters. At the event village you will find showers, toilets, bike wash, refreshments and a wide range of stands and stalls offering all things cycling!

Info for Riders

A road sportive offering 2 distances, 50 miles and 85 miles, through some stunning scenery on good quality country roads. staggered start 8.30 - 9.30 am Fully supported event, well marked, with first aid, feedstations, broom wagon, technical support, finisher present and cuppa.


The Rides

Date Start Ride name Ride length
14/07/13 08:30 Long Route - 85miles 136km / 85 miles
14/07/13 08:30 Short Route - 50 miles 80km / 50 miles
14/07/13 08:30 Weekend Entry (including MTB Marathon and Sunday Sportive) ---

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Enter a Ride

Ride Long Route - 85miles
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 14/07/13 08:30 136km / 85 miles ---
Entry: Postal: (£27.00), On Day: (£27.00)
Ride Long Route - 85miles
Sun 14/07/13 - 08:30
136km / 85 miles
Entry: Postal: (£27.00), On Day: (£27.00)
Ride Short Route - 50 miles
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 14/07/13 08:30 80km / 50 miles ---
Entry: Postal: (£27.00), On Day: (£27.00)
Ride Short Route - 50 miles
Sun 14/07/13 - 08:30
80km / 50 miles
Entry: Postal: (£27.00), On Day: (£27.00)
Ride Weekend Entry (including MTB Marathon and Sunday Sportive)
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 14/07/13 08:30 0km / 0 mile ---
Entry: Postal: (£50.00), On Day: (£50.00)
Ride Weekend Entry (including MTB Marathon and Sunday Sportive)
Sun 14/07/13 - 08:30
0km / 0 mile
Entry: Postal: (£50.00), On Day: (£50.00)

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