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308km cycling event starting from Bushley, Nr Tewkesbury. Controls at Monmouth, Talybont-on-Usk, Llanwrtyd Wells, Talybont-on-Usk and Symonds Yat (East), plus 1 information control.

Revised route for 2016, easy navigation throughout, along some of the prettiest lanes & river valleys in the Principality. Experience the spectacular views crossing Mynydd Eppynt not once but twice !

The ride heads West from Bushley to & through the outer edges of the Forest of Dean, and an early morning riverside excursion before a breakfast stop at Monmouth. Crossing from the Wye to continue along the Usk valley, you cycle on to control at Talybont-on-Usk. The route then make's it way across the Eastern side of Eppynt to Llanwrtyd Wells where you get chance to refuel before returning to Talybont-on-Usk via the Western side of Eppynt. After Talybont-on-Usk the ride returns along the Usk valley to the Wye Valley using quite roads and lanes. Final on the road control at Simonds Yat East. Final stage is a benign retrace out of the Forest of Dean back to The Severn Vale and arrivee at Bushley. Hot & cold food/drink available at all controls. Comprehensive navigation information supplied to all entrants.

Distance:
308 km   in 20h00
Date:
Saturday 6th April 2019
Time:
05:30   to finish by + 01:30
Starting from:
Bushley, Nr Tewkesbury
Fee:
£8.00   ( £10.00 when paying via PayPal. )
Closing date:
Enter soon as entries may close early if event is full.

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A This is an AAA-adjusted event - the AAA points assessment has been revised, relative to the Audax UK hardcopy Calendar.
This does NOT necessarily imply that the route has changed.
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Sunrises:
06:41 BST
Sunsets:
19:52 BST
Weather:
Metcheck
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map

Facilities:
100, C,F,L,P,R,T,S,NM.
Organiser:
Body:
BlackSheep CC
Entries to:
Mark Rigby
c/o Maggs Day Centre
Deansway
WORCESTER
Worcestershire
WR1 2JD
Phone:
Speeds:
15-25 kph
ROA:
25000
AAA:
0
Total Climb:
3500m
Event No:
19-569
Category:
BRM [PBP]
Email:


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