Steam Ride:London-Oxford-London (LOL) The Ghan
200km cycling event starting from London, Ruislip Lido, Woody Bay (beach) Station. Controls at Quainton, Quainton Memorial Hall , St Aldate's, Oxford Head of the River, Didcot and Chinnor, plus 4 information controls. All aboard the LOL Special for the Steam ride to Oxford via Waddesdon Park and visit the South East's Steam railway locations in a day.
Includes a section of Stage 6 Tour of Britain. 'A bit of joy': Oxford's spires, interesting themed controls/POI. 'A bit of pain' Save something for Bleedlow Ridge climb. Steam Train Spotters: Standard Gauge Steam Railway Lines Didcot Steam Railway (Museum and Steam Centre), Chinnor and Princes Risborough Railway, Cholsey and Wallingford Railway, Ruislip Lido Railway, Rail Crossing, Denham disused rail track.
D This is an updated event - the date has changed!
- 06:44 GMT
- 17:42 GMT
- L P R T YH
- Parking free or reasonably priced, at start
- Youth Hostel at or near start
- Toilets at the start
- Left luggage secure(ish) at the start
- Refreshments free or reasonably priced, at start and/or finish
- Tim Sollesse
- Audax Club Hackney
- Entries to:
- Tim Sollesse
59 Lynwood Rd
- 15-30 kph
- Total Climb:
- Event No:
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