- Event URN:
- Start date:
- Sun, 14th Jul 2013
- Event Type:
- Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)
- Southwick Village Hall Main Street, Southwick, Northamptonshire, PE8 5BL ( View map )
- Online Entry FAQs
- Info for Riders:
- Once again, the club’s own Sportive will be run and now in its 3rd year, it will be a very similar format to 2012 with two routes of around 55 and 85 miles and an entry limited to 350. For more information please contact Ian Wild at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Preview Rides:
Date Start Ride name Grade BCG Duration 14 Jul 13 08:00 Tame Ride --- --- 94km / 58m 14 Jul 13 08:00 Wild Ride --- --- 141km / 88m
Back for the third year after two very succesful events, over 290 riders entered in 2012 and the limit for 2013 is set at 350!. Run by the oldest cycling club in the country. All on undulating country roads of Cambs and Northants including some short sharp climbs (Max 20% gradient). Over 3500ft of climbing. Only £12 to enter, why pay more? Entries will open in February 2013.
Two routes - The 'Wild' route - 85 miles. - max gradient 20%. The 'Tame' route - 55 miles - max gradient 15%.
Headquarters, and start and finish - Southwick Village Hall, Main Street Southwick, Nr Oundle, Peterborough PE8 5BL.
Enter via BC website - you do not need to be a BC member to enter, you just need to register on British Cycling with your details.
First riders set off at 7-30am.
Feed stations - 2 on the 'Wild' route and 1 on the 'Tame' route.
~ Entry Fee - only £12!! ~ Online entry system will be available early in 2012.
"All the fun of a sportive at less than half the cost"
Feed stations with toilets Refreshments at HQ. Plenty of free parking. Fully signed route. Covered by BC insurance. Accurate timing.
Photographers. - Photos will be supplied as a digital image file for a donation to a chosen local charity. HQ next door to a pub! Challenging route on country roads Great weather (Hopefully!)
Full details will appear on the Peterborough Cycling Club website at www.peterboroughcyclingclub.co.uk
Any queries please email email@example.com