The Flatlands

Description

606km cycling event starting from Churchend,Dunmow, Essex. Controls at Red Lodge, Whittlesey, Boston, Kirton-In-Lindsey, Glew's Garage, Goole, Gainsborough, Sleaford, Chatteris and Great Dunmow.

Not entirely flat, but lots of Fenland [beware the wind!] and commercial controls with 24 hour garages at night. Easy night navigation on A & B roads. Breakfast before the start included & floor sleeping Fri night.

Budget hotels at around 300 and 400km, though 'Audax Hotels' [bus shelters] are available! Postal finish/pub control.

Event Date and Location

Distance:
600 km (606 km) in 40h00
Time:
06:00 to finish by + 22:00
Starting from:
Churchend,Dunmow, Essex
Fee:
£8.00 (£9.00 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:
15-30 km/h
Climb:
1073m
AAA:
0
Category:
BRM [PBP]
Body:
Audax Club Mid-Essex
Audax Points:
6
Event No:
19-549

Organiser Information

Organiser:
Thomas Deakins
Email:
tom.deakins@btinternet.com

The following extra information has been provided by the event organiser

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Routesheet:
Download routesheet (.zip) updated 16 05 2019
GPS:
No Route GPS file uploaded

Facilities

Camping near start
Camping near start
Secur(ish) luggage storage at start
Secur(ish) luggage storage at start
Mudguards required
Mudguards required
Parking at start
Parking at start

Event Weather Information

Start Location

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Route Map

no route map supplied

No route map image supplied

Creative
Commons License  Any material associated with this event is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License

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