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Description

308km cycling event starting from Bushley, Nr Tewkesbury. Controls at Monmouth, Talybont-On-Usk, Llanwrtyd Wells, Talybont-On-Usk, Symonds Yat (East) and Bushley.., plus 1 information control.

Revised route for 2016, easy navigation throughout, along some of the prettiest lanes & river valleys in the Principality. Experience the spectacular views crossing Mynydd Eppynt not once but twice !

The ride heads West from Bushley to & through the outer edges of the Forest of Dean, and an early morning riverside excursion before a breakfast stop at Monmouth. Crossing from the Wye to continue along the Usk valley, you cycle on to control at Talybont-on-Usk. The route then make's it way across the Eastern side of Eppynt to Llanwrtyd Wells where you get chance to refuel before returning to Talybont-on-Usk via the Western side of Eppynt. After Talybont-on-Usk the ride returns along the Usk valley to the Wye Valley using quite roads and lanes. Final on the road control at Simonds Yat East. Final stage is a benign retrace out of the Forest of Dean back to The Severn Vale and arrivee at Bushley. Hot & cold food/drink available at all controls. Comprehensive navigation information supplied to all entrants.

Event Date and Location

Distance:
300 km (308 km) in 20h00
Time:
05:30 to finish by + 01:30
Starting from:
Bushley, Nr Tewkesbury
Fee:
£8.00 (£10.00 when paying with PayPal)
Closing Date:
Entries should arrive at least 2 weeks before the event

PARENTAL CONSENT is required for entrants under 18 years of age. We are currently unable to accept online entries for non-member riders under the age of 18. If you are under 18, please complete a postal entry. Parents should note the information on the entry form and be aware that this is an individual ride without leaders.

Event Information

Speed:
15-25 km/h
Climb:
3500m
AAA:
0
Category:
BRM [PBP]
Body:
BlackSheep CC
Audax Points:
3
Event No:
19-569

Organiser Information

Organiser:
Mark Rigby
Email:
blacksheepaudax@gmail.com
Phone:
n/a
Website:

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Facilities

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Event Weather Information

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