Mad Jack's - John Seviour Memorial

125km cycling event starting from Hailsham. Controls at BATTLE, BURWASH, BATTLE and BATTLE, plus 6 information controls.

Classic early season AAA Event now in it's 19th year which attracts a loyal following. Main control is Skarletts Cafe based in Battle/ 1066 country.

The route passses through unspoilt East Sussex countryside focusing on the North and East of the county. The route passes some of Mad Jacks folly's. Skarletts Cafe offers a warm welcome with hot beverages and a great selection of food where you visit three times. If entered, temporary/ new members, please familiarise yourself with AUK regulations.(Postal entries, if you are able to download/print you route sheet then please do so, let me know if you have done this option on the entry form). If entering via post, please just send one SAE, as I will self validate and the successful riders will receive their validated brevet card at the finish.NO ENTRYS ON THE LINE. If entered please check your pay pal receipt for proof of entry, please download/ print your route sheet/ gpx file http://ridewithgps.com/route Qualifying ride for Brevet des Grimpeurs du Sud. Please bring A PEN to fill in the answers to the 7 Information controls on your brevet card, which are needed as to provide proof of passage and to gain successful validation. The commercial/ manned controls also require a stamp or till receipt. The Team depart from the start just after 9.00 as to enable us to set up in Battle, please DO NOT ARRIVE LATE as there will be no one to meet and greet you. For those that whish to use any local bike shops during the event the nearest one's on route is M&S in Hailsham, other non local bike shops are Battle garage opp the Abby, Kontour in Polegate and Cycle Revival in Heathfield, other shops near and around Hastings. Alternately have the machine serviced before the start, see notes on route sheet regarding new brake blocks and winter tyres etc..................................

Distance:
125 km   in 8h56
Date:
Saturday 24th February 2018
Time:
09:00   to finish by 17:56
Starting from:
Hailsham
Fee:
£7.00   ( £8.50 when paying via PayPal. )
Closing date:
14 Feb 2018

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Sunrises:
06:57 GMT
Sunsets:
17:29 GMT
Weather:
Metcheck
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map
Facilities:
R F P 85
Organiser:
Andy Seviour
Body:
Andy Seviour
Entries to:
Andy Seviour
13 Blacksmiths Copse
Hailsham
East Sussex
BN27 3XB
Phone:
Speeds:
14-25 kph
ROA:
2000
AAA:
2.25
Total Climb:
2240m
Event No:
18-85
Category:
BP
Email:


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Routesheet:
Download 85r.zip updated 11.12.17
GPS:
Download 85g.zip updated 12.11.16