The Four Minute Mile

Description

205km cycling event starting from Stevenage, Hertfordshire. Controls at Woburn, Oxford, Chesham and Stevenage., plus 2 information controls.

The second running of an outing to the Iffley stadium, Oxford where the four minute mile was broken in 1954 by Roger Bannister. Double crossing of Chilterns, rolling and scenic ridgeline through Vale of Aylesbury.

Accessible by train. Cafe start, mid way stop at the Iffley Stadium cafe, Oxford, and pub finish. Makes use of the Princes Risborough - Thame greenway which is gravel in places but suitable for road bike. This time anti-clockwise, visiting Woburn safari park first.

Event Date and Location

Distance:
200 km (205 km) in 13h40
Time:
07:30 to finish by 21:10
Starting from:
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Fee:
£7.00
Closing Date:
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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:
2000m
AAA:
0
Category:
BR
Body:
Hertfordshire Audax
Audax Points:
2
Event No:
20-265

Organiser Information

Organiser:
Phil Whitehurst
Email:
auk@hertsaudax.uk

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Facilities

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The Four Minute Mile

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