Dartmoor Ghost

Description

154km cycling event starting from Bovey Tracey, Devon. Controls at Whiddon Down, Yelverton and Bovey Tracey - Finish., plus 3 information controls.

Under the ethereal light of the waning Autumn full moon experience the wonder of Dartmoor's expanse on quiet nocturnal roads and visit many 'haunted' sites. Complimentary full English breakfast at finish.

Snacks also at start + hot food at overnight hall control.
Please advise of any dietary requirements.
NB. Crosses the high moor overnight, there are no shops in the last 100km, the ride is only suited to those who are self-sufficient - ensure you are capable of the challenge and bring suitable clothing, lighting, food and tools.

Event Date and Location

Distance:
150 km (154 km) in 12h19
Time:
22:30 to finish by 10:49
Starting from:
Bovey Tracey, Devon
Fee:
£17.00 (£17.75 when paying with PayPal)
Closing Date:
Enter soon as entries may close early if event is full

NON-MEMBERS are welcome but need to register first. This is free - we ask you to do this so we can verify your contact details. You only need to register once and can then enter multiple events or in future convert to paid membership.

PARENTAL CONSENT is required for entrants under 18 years of age. This can be declared by the parent/guardian making an online entry on behalf of the under 18 rider. Otherwise, although an entry can be made online, the parent/guardian should complete and sign the parental consent form available here. More information about event entry terms related to under 18 year olds is here.

Event Information

Speed:
12.5-25 km/h
Climb:
2550m
AAA:
2.5
Category:
BP
Body:
South Devon CTC
Audax Points:
0
Event No:
22-220

Organiser Information

Organiser:
Kevin Presland
Email:
kevin.hindstreet@btinternet.com
Phone:
01626 833 749
Website:

The following extra information has been provided by the event organiser

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Routesheet:
Download routesheet (.zip) updated 10 07 2022
GPS:
Download GPS (.zip) updated 10 07 2022

Facilities

Food and/or drink may be available en route
Food and/or drink may be available en route
GPS files available from organiser
GPS files available from organiser
Secur(ish) luggage storage at start
Secur(ish) luggage storage at start
Free or reasonably priced refreshments at start &/or finish
Free or reasonably priced refreshments at start &/or finish
Toilets at Start
Toilets at Start

Start Location

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Route Map

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