Border Nights

402km cycling event starting from Hallbankgate. Controls at Lockerbie, Galashiels, Lockerbie Truck Stop, Dumfries and Dumfries, plus 5 information controls.

Overnight event with options to sleep at commercial facilities at Lockerbie Truck Stop, Johnstonebridge or Dumfries.

This is an X Rated event for experienced Randonneurs and will involve some long sections of night riding mainly from Galashiels onwards. The vast majority of the roads are very quiet, you will see very little traffic during the day, let alone at night and it can get very dark. 24 hour facilities at Galashiels, Lockerbie Truck Stop and Dumfries. Most of the climbing is very gradual. Food at finish (after 8am) included in entry fee. Postal finish if you get back before 8am (and a big well done)

Distance:
402 km   in 28h08
Date:
Saturday 19th September 2020
Time:
15:00   to finish by + 19:08
Starting from:
Hallbankgate
Fee:
£5.00   ( )
Event entries are now via
the audax.uk website:

Go to audax.uk web page to Login and Enter this event

Sunrises:
06:50 BST
Sunsets:
19:18 BST
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map

Facilities:
X G P R T
Organiser:
Body:
Tyneside Vagabonds
Entries to:
(please enter online)
Phone:
Speeds:
14.3-30 kph
ROA:
2000
AAA:
0
Total Climb:
3362m
Event No:
20-512
Category:
BR
Email:


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Website:
www.ridewithgps.com/routes/29904389