The Welsh Castles Populaire

111km cycling event starting from Bristol. Controls at Usk, Monmouth and St. Briavels Castle, plus 1 information control.

Parking will be available at Aztec West.

The route takes you over the Severn Bridge and then up a long gentle climb to Gaerllwyd and rolling down to the first control at Usk with picturesque views over the valley and a view of Usk Castle as you enter Usk. Usk to Monmouth is a fairly flat section of the ride, riding past the entrance Clytha Castle and then Raglan castle. After leaving Monmouth, you will take in further scenic views and then a steady climb up to St. Briavels Castle past Clearwell castle. Now you're on the home run with a great decent into Chepstow with a small kick of a hill and then back over the Severn Bridge and finishing in Almondsbury. ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- PLEASE NOTE: Your paypal receipt will confirm your entry and you will receive an email the week before the event with further information and gpx files. --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Distance:
111 km   in 9h15
Date:
Sunday 1st December 2019
Time:
9::00   to finish by 18:15
Starting from:
Bristol
Fee:
£7.50   ( )
Closing date:
Enter soon as entries may close early if event is full.

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Sunrises:
07:53 GMT
Sunsets:
16:10 GMT
Weather:
Metcheck
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map

Facilities:
g p r 150 20/5
Organiser:
Isabel Rennie
Body:
Audax Club Bristol
Entries to:
(please enter online)
Phone:
Speeds:
12-30 kph
AAA:
0
Total Climb:
1404m
Event No:
19-514
Category:
BP
Email:


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Route
See outline map below.
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