Helfa Cymraeg Benjamin Allen ar.
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.
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.
Change of AAA
- 06:41 BST
- 19:52 BST
- 100, C,F,L,P,R,T,S,NM.
- BlackSheep CC
- Entries to:
- Mark Rigby
c/o Maggs Day Centre
- 15-25 kph
- Total Climb:
- Event No:
- BRM [PBP]
The following extra information has been provided by the event organiser:
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