Event URN:
251550
Start date:
Sat, 10th Aug 2013
Event Type:
Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)
Venue:
Holiday Inn Winchester
Telegraph Way, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 1HZ
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Event website:
http://www.cycletoursuk.com/events
Event organiser:
Mr Graham Dawson
01962 870616
icbrightside@gmail.com
Cheques payable to:
Cycle Tours UK Limited
Info for Riders:
Registration will take place from 8am in the Holiday Inn.
Parking is free and there will be extra parking at the INTECH Science Museum.

There will be water stops on route and once you complete your rides there will be cakes with tea and coffee available for free at the end.

Children under the age of 16 are able to ride for free but must be accompanied by an adult at all times and must fill out a Parental Consent form before taking part.

Rooms at the Holiday Inn Winchester are available at a discounted rate of £85 per room, so if you want to stay over and be part of the Cycle Festival or Winchester Criterium on Sunday 11th August then be sure to book early to avoid disappointment.

Sportive Rules:
Wearing a helmet is compulsory
Make sure your bike is in good condition before the event date
Bring Spare tires and a tool kit for any punctures
Preview Rides:
Date Start Ride name Grade BCG Duration
10 Aug 13 08:00 10km --- --- 10km / 6m
10 Aug 13 08:00 30km --- --- 30km / 19m
10 Aug 13 08:00 60km --- --- 60km / 37m

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Cycle Tours UK (CTUK), in partnership with Winchester City Council, Winchester BID and British Cycling are delighted to announce that The Holiday Inn Winchester will be hosting a Sportive from the hotel on the 10th August 2013 from 8am. The Holiday Inn Winchester Sportive will be the event that kicks off a weekend of cycling celebrations as Winchester will be playing host to the Winchester Cycle Fest on Sunday 11th Augustf from 12-4pm, which will be followed by The Winchester Criterium between 4-8pm. 


The Sportive will be a fully signed, two route Sportive that will be for all types of cyclist and will showcase how easy it is to head off into some of the best cycling in Hampshire right from Holiday Inn Winchester's doorstep. The route will be off to the North East of Winchester taking in sites such as Avington Manor, Alresford and Jane Austin Country. 


Water Stops, Bike Support, Medical and Free Cake with Tea and Coffee all come complimentary with this sportive, all for a small fee of £15pp. Children under the age of 16 are able to ride for free but must be accompanied by an adult at all times and must fill out a Parental Consent form before taking part. 

 

Holiday Inn Winchester

Cycle Tours UK are very excited to have The Holiday Inn Winchester as one of the major sponsors of The Winchester Criterium. The Holiday Inn Winchester provide the UK’s first new generation Holiday Inn Hotel. Awarded with 4 stars and an AA Rosette for dining it offers a relaxing place to stay, eat and enjoy yourself. 

Stay in one of the 141 air conditioned bedrooms all equipped with wifi and make sure you start the day refreshed and ready to go! Discounted room rates are available at £85 per room per night to include full English breakfast, car parking, use of the gym and VAT. With free parking and only a 5 minute drive or 10 minute cycle from Winchester City Centre, the hotel is perfectly located for a night before the Winchester Criterium. If you mention The Winchester Criterium or Winchester Sportive when booking these rooms will be available to book until the 31st July 2013 so book early to avoid disappointment. 

http://www.hiwinchester.co.uk/

0871 942 9188

 

If you would like any more information on The Winchester Criterium, the Winchester Cycle Fest or any other Cycle Tours UK events then please click here

Event Location:

Telegraph Way,
Winchester,
Hampshire,
SO21 1HZ

Ride: 10km

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Online entry closed 1 year 7 months 24 days 9 hours 3 minutes 11 seconds  ago
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
10 Aug 13 08:00 10km / 6m --- 100

Ride: 30km

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Online entry closed 1 year 7 months 24 days 9 hours 3 minutes 11 seconds  ago
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
10 Aug 13 08:00 30km / 19m --- 100

Ride: 60km

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Online entry closed 1 year 7 months 24 days 9 hours 3 minutes 11 seconds  ago
Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
10 Aug 13 08:00 60km / 37m --- 100

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