Tour du Lakes

206km cycling event starting from Kendal, Cumbria. Controls at Newton Rigg college and Cockermouth - free control, plus 3 information controls.

A anti-clockwise tour round the Lake District with spectacular views of the Lakes and Fells while avoiding all major passes. revised last 30k and change of start finish from 2017 event

Start at Kendal Cricket Club with free parking, tea and toilets. Enjoy a quiet morning ride to Penrith, then cross the Northern fells to Cockermouth. Skirting the Western fells in the afternoon leads into the beautiful Duddon Valley Finishing with veiws over Morecambe Bay Cafes at Penrith, Cockermouth, Ennerdale Bridge Santon Bridge, Pie & peas at finish. ***Please note change of start/finish at Cricket club 28-30 Shap Rd, Kendal LA9 6BZ route remains unchanged*****

Distance:
206 km   in 13h44
Date:
Sunday 14th July 2019
Time:
08:00   to finish by 21:44
Starting from:
Kendal , Cumbria
Fee:
£6.00   ( £7.00 when paying via PayPal. )
Closing date:
Entries now closed.

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 Date, AAA

Sunrises:
04:53 BST
Sunsets:
21:40 BST
Weather:
Metcheck
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map

Facilities:
C G P R T S
Organiser:
Paul Latham
Body:
Kent Valley RC
Entries to:
Paul Latham
(event closed - contact details removed)
Phone:
Speeds:
15-30 kph
AAA:
3.25
Total Climb:
3300m
Event No:
19-489
Category:
BR
Email:


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Website:
ridewithgps.com/trips/36959245
Routesheet:
View & Download 489r.pdf updated 10.07.19
GPS:
Download 489g.zip updated 10.07.19
If you intend to navigate using GPS, please remember that this event includes 3 Information controls - check the Routesheet
Route
See outline map below.
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