David Jones Memorial Rhondda Traverse

109km cycling event starting from Merthyr Tydfil. Controls at Treorchy and Ferndale, plus 2 information controls.

A ride across Merthyr and Rhondda Valleys with scenic views including a few breathtaking climbs as the Rhigos,the Bwlch, Penrhys and the Maerdy. Excellent cafe stops enroute. An event not to be missed.

All profit from this event and also the Dic Penderyn audax on Sunday 28th October 2018 will be donated to Merthyr and Valleys MIND.The start is at Rhydycar Leisure Centre Merthyr Tydfil, CF48 1UT

Distance:
109 km   in 9h05
Date:
Sunday 8th April 2018
Time:
09:00   to finish by 18:05
Starting from:
Merthyr Tydfil
Fee:
£5.00   ( £6.00 when paying via PayPal. )
Closing date:
Entries now closed.

Sunrises:
06:36 BST
Sunsets:
19:57 BST
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map
Facilities:
P R T
Organiser:
Adrian Mcdonald
Body:
Merthyr CC
Entries to:
Adrian Mcdonald
(event closed - contact details removed)
Phone:
Speeds:
12-30 kph
ROA:
2000
AAA:
1.5
Total Climb:
1500m
Event No:
18-78
Category:
BP
Email:


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Routesheet:
View & Download 78r.pdf updated 23.01.18
GPS:
Download 78g.gpx updated 05.04.18