University Challenge

Description

600km cycling event starting from Water's Edge, Ruislip Lido. Controls at Ickleton, Ampthill, Oxford Peartree, Stow-On-The-Wold, Newent, Chepstow, Malmesbury, Membury Services, Wheatley Services and Waters Edge Ruislip Lido., plus 4 information controls.

Classic London-Wales-London in a weekend & Ox-bridge triangle Cambridge-Oxford-London. Ride thru scenic countryside, including scenic Woburn park & railway cycleways.

Overnight Chepstow ACH Hotel 360km accommodation [1st entrants available], drop-off own bag & mat at start. Adventures, Randonneurs and chancers for ACH SR. Crosses the Greenwich Meridian line (plaque). Steam Train spotters : Buckinghamshire Railway Centre, Audley End Miniature Steam Railway and disused Cole rail track. Bekonscot Model Village & Railway, Leighton Buzzard Narrow Gauge Steam Railway Line and Whipsnade Zoo Narrow Gauge Steam Railway Line close by. aka GWR Cheltenham Flyer, it's going fast

Event Date and Location

Distance:
600 km (600 km) in 40h00
Time:
00:00 to finish by + 16:00
Starting from:
Water's Edge, Ruislip Lido
Fee:
£13.00 (£16.50 when paying with PayPal)
Closing Date:
Entries should arrive at least 2 weeks before the event
Entries close at:
1 riders

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:
2200m
AAA:
2.25
Category:
BR
Body:
Audax Club Hackney
Audax Points:
6
Event No:
20-612

Organiser Information

Organiser:
Tim Sollesse Tim Sollesse
Email:
timsollesse@gmail.com

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Facilities

Free accommodation (1 night)
Free accommodation (1 night)
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

Event Weather Information

Start Location

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Route Map

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