BRUM 200, a loop around Birmingham
211km cycling event starting from Balsall Common, West Midlands. Controls at Cannock Chase, Ironbridge and Bewdley, plus 3 information controls. Village hall start/finish. Pre-ride breakfast and post ride grub included in the entry fee. Wide choice of commercial controls in Ironbridge and Bewdley (including a micro brewery!!)
A surprisingly scenic loop around Birmingham, crossing the five counties (West Midlands, Staffordshire, Shropshire, Worcestershire and Warwickshire) and several beauty spots, including Cannock Chase, the Ironbridge gorge, Wyre forest and the Severn valley. A pleasantly rolling route with a few more undulations in the Shropshire leg. The advised route follows B roads and quiet country lanes, with very little traffic. Closest station to HQ is Berkswell (literally down the road), direct early morning trains from Birmingham New Street and Coventry. EVENT NOW FULL!
- 211 km in 14h33
- Saturday 6th July 2019
- 07:30 to finish by 22:03
- Starting from:
- Balsall Common , West Midlands
- £10.00 ( )
- Closing date:
- Entries now closed.
- 04:52 BST
- 21:30 BST
- F G P T (80)
- Parking free or reasonably priced, at start
- Toilets at the start
- Food some free food and/or drink provided on the ride
- GPS files available from organiser
- Paolo Coppo
- Entries to:
- Paolo Coppo
(event closed - contact details removed)
- 14.5-30 kph
- Total Climb:
- Event No:
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