Discovering Shropshire (Blue Remembered Hills)

120km cycling event starting from Upton Magna, E of Shrewsbury. Controls at Ray's Farm, Billingsley and Acton Scott, plus 1 information control.

A scenic day out on quiet lanes in Shropshire's blue remembered hills. 2 excellent cafe controls with free drinks included and homemade soup & cake at the finish. Part of Cycling UK's Challenge Ride Series 2017

'That is the land of lost content, I see it shining plain, The happy highways where I went And cannot come again.' A.E. Housman 'A Shropshire Lad'

Distance:
120 km   in 10h00
Date:
Saturday 16th September 2017
Time:
09:00   to finish by 19:00
Starting from:
Upton Magna , E of Shrewsbury
Fee:
£6.00   ( £6.00 when paying via PayPal. )
Closing date:
Entries now closed.

Sunrises:
06:44 BST
Sunsets:
19:27 BST
Weather:
Metcheck
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map
Facilities:
C F G L P R T (60)
Organiser:
John Hamilton
Body:
CTC Shropshire
Entries to:
John Hamilton
(event closed - contact details removed)
Phone:
Speeds:
12-25 kph
ROA:
10000
AAA:
1.75
Total Climb:
1777m
Event No:
17-405
Category:
BP
Email:


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Website:
www.cyclinguk.org/article/cycling-guide/challenge-rid
Routesheet:
Download 405r.zip updated 21.08.17
GPS:
Download 405g.zip updated 24.07.17
Route
See outline map below.
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