Event URN:
250516
Start date:
Sun, 4th Aug 2013
Event Type:
Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)
Venue:
Animal Health Trust
Lanwades Park, Kentford, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 7UU
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Online Entry FAQs
Event promoted by:
Newmarket Cycling&Triathlon Club ( website )
Event website:
http://www.newmarketcyclingtriathlon.co.uk/
Event organiser:
Mr Kevin Rolt
Westfield
Thorns Corner
Wickhambrook
Newmarket
Suffolk
CB8 8XW
01440820073
v6knr@btinternet.com
Cheques payable to:
Newmarket Cycling & Triathlon Club
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Info for Riders:
2Ride times are as follows:
09:00 to 09:45 80 mile Greyhound Ride
Preview Rides:
Date Start Ride name Grade BCG Duration
4 Aug 13 09:00 80 mile The Dog's...Ride --- --- 1 laps / 128km / 80m
4 Aug 13 10:00 50 mile (CANCELLED) --- --- 1 laps / 80km / 50m
4 Aug 13 10:30 Terrier (CANCELLED) --- --- 1 laps / 40km / 25m

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What’s it all about?

We are please to be holding The Dog's....Sportive, 80 miles of Suffolk contryside taking in rolling hills and easy flats.  The ride starts at Kentford near Newmarket then travells out to the historic town of Lavenham before heading towards Stowmarket.  As you get towards Stowmarket you turn and head towards Ixworth then around the outskirts of Bury St.Edmunds.  A final section towards Mildenhall before heading back to the Animal Health Trust at Kenford. Do it in one hit, or take your time, with two feed stations to rest and chat this is a ride for everyone.

 

Fully supported:  In order to make your ride stress free and as enjoyable as possible, we will be marking the entire route with distinctive arrow signs.  On key junctions there will be safety marshalls, there will be two motor cyclists travelling the route to ensure everyone goes the right way, and help out if riders need assistance.  Two feed stations supported by Newmarket WAITROSE, one at The **** public house in the picturesque village of Lavenham, the other at Livermere village hall, both of which will have toilet facilities to hand.  To mark your epic ride you will receive a free Tacx Shiva water bottle worth £6.

When should I arrive

Registration will start at 07:30 and the ride will start at 09:00

If you are entering on the day, the fee is £17 and will be cash only (please bring correct amount if possible).  Please note, toilets will not open until 08:00 as they are in the visitor centre.  The coffeshop opens at 08:00 also.

What should I bring?

Your bike, a helmet, a pump and repair kit/spare tube, energy drink/ride snacks a mobile phone for emergencies.  To share your experience, bring along a friend, entries will be accepted on the day.

 

How do I enter?

Entry online has now closed, but you can turn up before 09:00 on the day and enter for £17 paying cash.  

 

If you have a Garmin or similar, you may want to download the route via this link:

http://www.mapometer.com/cycling/route_3447470.html

See you there!!

Event Location:

Lanwades Park,
Kentford,
Newmarket,
Suffolk,
CB8 7UU

Ride: 80 mile The Dog's...Ride

Online entry closed 1 year 8 months 17 days 12 hours 30 minutes 8 seconds  ago
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
4 Aug 13 09:00 1 laps / 128km / 80m --- 400

Ride: 50 mile (CANCELLED)

Online entry closed 1 year 9 months 29 days 10 hours 30 minutes 8 seconds  ago
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
4 Aug 13 10:00 1 laps / 80km / 50m --- 400

Ride: Terrier (CANCELLED)

Online entry closed 1 year 9 months 29 days 9 hours 30 minutes 8 seconds  ago
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
4 Aug 13 10:30 1 laps / 40km / 25m --- 200

Entry on the day

Posted 02/08/2013

Although the online entry is now closed, there are still places on the ride, so you will be able to come along and enter on the day.  You will need £17 in cash (correct change if possible) and you must register by 09:00  at the latest as the last riders to set off will go by around 09:40

 

The weather forecast is looking promising, with it set to be a humid 23 degrees, and no rain.  Don't forget to bring your helmet.

Route maps in GPX format

Posted 16/06/2013

For those wanting to see where the 80 mile route will take you here is the link on Mapmyride:

 

80 mile Greyhound Ride GPX route for your Garmin etc:

http://www.mapometer.com/cycling/route_3447470.html

Provisional Results

Forename Surname Ride Number Ride Time
       
Ebrahim Badat 2 5.29
Craig Ballantine 3 4.47
Steve Bedford 4 6.21
Ian Bell 5 5.23
Elizabeth Best 6 DNS
Anthony Blakeborough 7 7.31
Graham Brazier 8 6.31
Hayley Brewis 9 5.36
Graham Brolon 101 5.05
David Buist 10 4.34
Mike  Burley 11 6.26
Colin Byford 104 4.28
James Charlton 12 4.10
Glen Clark 13 5.07
David Clarke 14 5.29
David Collin 15 6.22
Kevin Collins 16 5.40
Stuart Compton 17 DNS
Tony Conchman 128 4.11
Steven Conway 136 5.23
Paul Cooper 18 5.40
Danny Coote 19 5.30
Helen Coote 20 5.30
Wendy cordess 21 DNS
Dominic Cordnce 126 5.23
Colin Cousins 22 5.13
Gavin Cowe 23 DNS
Michael Curtis 24 6.01
Ian Day 25 4.14
Tony Donaldson 26 7.31
Graham Duguid 27 4.31
suzy edge 28 6.45
David Ellison 108 5.50
Gianpiero Farris 29 5.35
Mark Fernley 30 5.23
Giles Field-Rayner 31 5.24
Dave Ford 32 4.55
Jon  Forde 33 6.25
Matthew Fuller 34 5.12
Lesley Furber 35 6.26
Kevin Gallagher 36 4.35
Richard George 37 6.26
Cliff Gibson 38 5.04
Gareth Godfrey 138 4.34
David Goodwin 140 3.58
Lynda  Gostellow 39 6.25
Jason Gray 40 DNF
David Grover 106 5.01
Michael Gruiaberger 131 5.07
Mike  Hale 102 5.29
Adrian Hampstead 41 4.15
Mark Harris 42 4.28
paul harts 43 5.22
Stuart Haystead 44 DNS
Trevor  Hayward 107 5.50
Ian Holt 120 6.00
Rosemary Homer 45 DNF
Simon Homer 46 5.26
Nigel Hookel 127 5.10
James Hyland 47 DNS
Steve Janes 48 7.23
Simon Jansma 49 6.31
Joe Kennedy 50 5.22
Martin Kent 51 DNS
Jacob Killion 52 DNS
Seal Kilvoy 129 3.58
stuart king 53 5.33
Maxine Lane 54 5.35
Steven Linham 55 6.11
Cliff Loveday 56 5.07
David Lowrie 57 4.59
Michael Lowther 58 DNS
Dave Mannc 143 4.59
Diane Mantle 59 6.22
Steve Martin 60 4.55
Keith Mason 61 6.58
Chris McCann 141 4.28
Jamie Mountford 121 6.00
daniel myers 62 5.30
pieter nelissen 63 5.28
Stephen Orchard 64 4.08
Mark Ovaman 65 DNS
Andrew Pak 105 4.57
Erika Palmer 66 5.02
Ian Paterson 67 DNS
David Pottinger 68 5.04
Paul Puzzar 69 DNS
Roger Rhodes 70 5.07
Gwyn Richards 71 DNS
Derek Ricketts 72 5.07
Kate Rivers 73 6.26
Dan Robinson 122 5.45
Chris Roughton 74 DNS
Leigh Ruddy 75 DNF
Michael Ruddy 76 6.20
Fran Rust 139 5.33
Max Sahota 77 4.33
Malk Sahota 78 5.33
Martin Shwartz 100 6.16
grant simmons 79 7.23
Paul Smith 80 7.06
Gary Smith 81 5.22
Simon Speirs 82 4.14
Danny Stackhouse 83 5.33
Barnes Stove 130 5.19
Robert Tavener 84 5.07
David Terry 85 4.28
Simon Thompson 142 4.34
Susannah Towning 86 5.30
Matthew Vandenbos 87 4.04
Matilde Vazquez 103 7.00
Stephen Wade 88 4.10
Colin Warn 89 4.04
Andrew Warr 90 5.10
simon webb 91 5.45
Sarah Wells 92 DNS
Blakely Wells 93 DNS
Chris West 132 dnf
John West 133 5.08
Julian West 134 4.11
Chris Whitby 94 7.31
Derek Williams 95 5.34
Philip Williams 124 7.23
Stuart Williams 125 5.22
Emma  Williams 135 5.24
Owen Wilson 97 4.33
James Wilson 137 5.23
Kris Woodley 123 5.20
Jake Woolf 96 5.26
Marcus Woronecki 98 5.40
Henry Worp 109 4.21