The Four Castles of South Devon

Description

109km cycling event starting from Brixham cricket club, Brixham. Controls at Staverton Railway Station, Aune Valley Cafe, Loddiswell and Finish. Brixham Cricket Club., plus 5 information controls.

A new 109km audax event that will take riders on a tour into the beautiful South Devon countryside. The route links Berry Pomeroy, Compton, Totnes and Dartmouth castles.

The route will feature a mix of twisty lanes, coastal roads, challenging climbs and tricky descents. Along the way there will be two controls at 36km and 71km (with food available to purchase) and five additional information controls. Theres a short ferry crossing of the River Dart before the final climb back to Brixham.
Included in the entry are teas and coffee at the start and the Dartmouth ferry crossing. The cricket club bar will be open at the finish. Hot food can also be pre-ordered. Menu to follow.

Event Date and Location

Distance:
100 km (109 km) in 7h16
Time:
09:00 to finish by 16:16
Starting from:
Brixham cricket club, Brixham
Fee:
£8.50
Closing Date:
Thu 15 Sep 2022
Entries close at:
100 riders

NON-MEMBERS are welcome but need to register first. This is free - we ask you to do this so we can verify your contact details. You only need to register once and can then enter multiple events or in future convert to paid membership.

PARENTAL CONSENT is required for entrants under 18 years of age. This can be declared by the parent/guardian making an online entry on behalf of the under 18 rider. Otherwise, although an entry can be made online, the parent/guardian should complete and sign the parental consent form available here. More information about event entry terms related to under 18 year olds is here.

Event Information

Speed:
15-30 km/h
Climb:
2150m
AAA:
2.25
Category:
BP
Body:
Mid Devon CC
Audax Points:
0
Event No:
22-468

Organiser Information

Organiser:
Chris Noakes CHRIS NOAKES
Email:
cs.noakes@btinternet.com

The following extra information has been provided by the event organiser

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Routesheet:
Download routesheet (.pdf) updated 3 08 2022
GPS:
Download GPS (.gpx) updated 24 05 2022

Facilities

GPS files available from organiser
GPS files available from organiser
Parking at start
Parking at start
Free or reasonably priced refreshments at start &/or finish
Free or reasonably priced refreshments at start &/or finish
Toilets at Start
Toilets at Start

Start Location

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Route Map

The Four Castles of South Devon

Creative
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