Steam Ride:London-Oxford-London (LOL) The Ghan

Description

200km cycling event starting from Waters Edge (Rear),Ruislip, HA4 7YP. Controls at Quainton, Quainton Memorial Hall, Head Of The River (Ach),St Aldate's, Oxford, Didcot Station Or (Petrol Station 400M), Chinnor Co-Op/Garage and Water's Edge (Rear), Ruislip, Greater London Ha4 7Yp., plus 4 information controls.

*** NO Starters On-the-day ***

Includes a section of Stage 6 Tour of Britain. 'A bit of joy': Oxford's spires, interesting themed controls/POI. 'A bit of pain' Save something for Chinnor hill climb. Steam Train Spotters: Standard Gauge Steam Railway Lines Didcot Steam Railway (Museum and Steam Centre), Chinnor and Princes Risborough Railway, Cholsey and Wallingford Railway, Ruislip Lido Railway, Rail Crossing, Denham disused rail track.

Event Date and Location

Distance:
200 km (200 km) in 13h30
Time:
08:15 to finish by 21:45
Starting from:
Waters Edge (Rear),Ruislip, HA4 7YP
Fee:
£9.50 (£10.50 when paying with PayPal)

This event is now closed

Please Note:
This is an updated event - the date has changed

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:
1550m
AAA:
0
Category:
BRM [PBP]
Body:
Audax Club Hackney
Audax Points:
2
Event No:
19-599

Organiser Information

Organiser:
Tim Sollesse
Email:
tsaudax@gmail.com

The following extra information has been provided by the event organiser

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Routesheet:
Download routesheet (.pdf) updated 11 03 2016
GPS:
Download GPS (.zip) updated 26 03 2019

Facilities

Secur(ish) luggage storage at start
Secur(ish) luggage storage at start
Parking at start
Parking at start
Youth Hostel at or near start
Youth Hostel at or near start

Event Weather Information

Start Location

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Route Map

Steam Ride:London-Oxford-London (LOL) The Ghan

Creative
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