Vale of Belvoir III

200km cycling event starting from Lichfield, The Acorn Inn. Controls at Stonehurst Farm, Mountsorrel, Colsterworth A1 Services and Park Rd./ A6004 Lough'ough.

Wetherspoon PH HQ opening early @ 7:00 am, free drink @ start. Food,inc. breakfast, & drink on sale all day. Revised 2nd stage now on quiet lanes avoids previous busy A6006 and multi-traffic lights in Melton Mowbray

Relatively flat and fast route mostly on quiet lanes & B roads. The first control at Stonehurst Farm (CTC listed) is a haven for local cyclists. Stage 2. now by-passes Melton Mowbray on quiet lanes and pretty villages to A1 Services @ Colsterworth. Alternative Co-op convenience store. Return through more lanes and villages to 3rd Control near Loughborough. Choice of Italian cafe (brilliant food, open until 10:00 pm). Petrol station/convenience stores for those in a hurry or McDonald's. Then back over Charnwood Forest ridge to rural Staffordshire lanes. No on-the-day entries.

Distance:
200 km   in 13h20
Date:
Sunday 17th June 2018
Time:
08:00   to finish by 21:20
Starting from:
Lichfield , The Acorn Inn
Fee:
£5.00   ( £5.75 when paying via PayPal. )
Closing date:
Entries now closed.

Sunrises:
04:43 BST
Sunsets:
21:33 BST
Weather:
Metcheck
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map

Facilities:
G R P T
Organiser:
Roy Bishop
Body:
Entries to:
Roy Bishop
(event closed - contact details removed)
Phone:
Speeds:
15-30 kph
ROA:
2000
AAA:
0
Total Climb:
1850m
Event No:
18-964
Category:
BR
Email: