Blackpool - Glasgow - Blackpool 600
605km cycling event starting from Bispham, Lancashire. Controls at Shap , Carlisle , Abington, Paisley, Abington, Carlisle and Carnforth. Late season 600 km Audax event from Lancashire to Glasgow and back, following a mixture of A + B roads. Riders should note that the Blackpool illuminations will be on.
Straight out and back route! Start with a night-ride up the A6 to Carlisle, ride through southern Scotland during the day, then ride down the A6 at night. Many commercial facilities, petrol stations and hotels along the route. Not too hilly but not pancake flat either (apart from the first and last 50 km). Just the 1 major hill (Shap Fell) to ride over in both directions. Many hotels on the route between 350 km - 450 km. Latest: Route change into Glasgow. New route-sheet going out on Wednesday 20 September!
- 605 km in 40h00
- Friday 22nd September 2017
- 22:00 to finish by + 14:00
- Starting from:
- Bispham , Lancashire
- £10.00 ( £10.80 when paying via PayPal. )
- Closing date:
- Entries now closed.
- 06:55 BST
- 19:14 BST
- F L P R T
- Parking free or reasonably priced, at start
- Toilets at the start
- Left luggage secure(ish) at the start
- Refreshments free or reasonably priced, at start and/or finish
- Food some free food and/or drink provided on the ride
- Andy Corless
- Burnley CC
- Entries to:
- Andy Corless
(event closed - contact details removed)
- 15-30 kph
- Total Climb:
- Event No:
The following extra information has been provided by the event organiser:
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