Event URN:
253031
Start date:
Sun, 28th Jul 2013
Event Type:
Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)
Venue:
Broomfields Leisure Centre
Appleton, Cheshire, WA4 3AE
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Online Entry FAQs
Event website:
http://www.stroccos.org.uk/News+and+Events/Cheshire+Plains+and+Peaks+Cycle+Challenge
Event organiser:
Mr Ian Jerams
01142664251
ianjerams@btinternet.com
Cheques payable to:
Please visit the Organiser's website to enter
Info for Riders:
This event, entering its fifth year for 2013, has been a great success, attracting keen cyclists and leisure cyclists looking for a challenge.
The events of previous years have been featured in national cycling journals Cycle Active and Cycling Weekly and were commended on their quality. The sportive is in aid of St Rocco’s Hospice in Warrington and is supported by volunteers and by Broomfields Leisure Centre, providing an excellent start and finish venue.
The event offers two routes of 60 miles and 100 miles, both starting at the Broomfields Leisure Centre in Appleton, Warrington. The 60 mile route takes riders through the rolling Cheshire countryside on minor roads, with the main challenge being the climb up and over Alderley Edge, before looping back to Appleton. The 100 mile route initially follows the same route but leaves the refreshment stop at Alderley Edge and takes the riders onto the more challenging climbs of the Peak District, up to Sparrowpit and returning via Buxton, through the Goyt Valley
Preview Rides:
Date Start Ride name Grade BCG Duration
28 Jul 13 09:00 100km Route --- --- 100km / 63m
28 Jul 13 09:00 160km Route --- --- 160km / 100m

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Event Location:

Appleton,
Cheshire,
WA4 3AE

Ride: 100km Route

Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
28 Jul 13 09:00 100km / 63m --- ---

Ride: 160km Route

Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
28 Jul 13 09:00 160km / 100m --- ---