Transporter 200

Description

200km cycling event starting from Cycle Training Wales, Cardiff. Controls at Newport Transporter Bridge, Nags Head Inn Usk, Llangorse Lake Cafe, Welsh Rarebit Centre, Defynnog and Cycle Training Wales., plus 3 information controls.

A tour of South Wales taking in Newport's historic Transporter Bridge, Llangorse Lake, fine views of the Brecon Beacons, the classic climb of the Devil's Elbow with a flat run back to the finish.

Through Wentloog Levels to Newport, over the Transporter Bridge. Follow the River Usk to Llangynidr, then over to Llangorse Lake, on to Sennybridge then over the Devil's Elbow and down the Cynon and Taff valleys to the finish. Cafes at Usk (58k), Llangorse Lake (102k), Defynnog (131k). Refreshments at start and finish

Event Date and Location

Distance:
200 km (200 km) in 13h20
Time:
07:00 to finish by 20:20
Starting from:
Cycle Training Wales, Cardiff
Fee:
£9.00

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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:
1950m
AAA:
2
Category:
BR
Body:
Cardiff Byways CC
Audax Points:
2
Event No:
20-158

Organiser Information

Organiser:
Richard Evans
Email:
evansrichardd@gmail.com
Phone:
02920 341768
Website:

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Routesheet:
Download routesheet (.zip) updated 13 05 2019
GPS:
Download GPS (.zip) updated 31 12 2019

Facilities

Camping near start
Camping near start
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
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

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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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