Looks like a Welsh Dragon

215km cycling event starting from Hambrook, Bristol. Controls at Monmouth, Llanfoist and Blaenavon, plus 5 information controls.

New for 2020 a 215k Severn Bridge Series GOLD GRIMPEUR AAA event. ......................................................................................................................... Free finishers patch.

................................................................................................................................ An event for experienced Randonneurs, capable of riding long distances in all conditions, carrying all necessary food, clothing, spares, first aid etc ......................................................................................................................... A very audacious but breath-taking ride into the Brecon Beacons National Park climbing up through the Black Mountain ranges. Stunning views - Descend the 200m from the top of the disused railway line from Blaenavon World Heritage Site and the Big Pit National Mine Museum to Pontypool. Passing South through broad-leaf woodland with its splendid old mining and quarrying ruins and offers fantastic views east across the valley of Afon Llwyd. More details to follow - see plotaroute link below ......................................................................................................................... Mostly quiet lanes and minor roads with easy navigation ......................................................................................................................... On the line entries 3 surcharge. - Payment by card possible. ....................................................................................................................... Event Medal available for purchase 2.50 ....................................................................................................................... GPS file download - https://www.plotaroute.com/route/969822?units=km

Distance:
215 km   in 14h20
Date:
Saturday 16th May 2020
Time:
07:30   to finish by 21:50
Starting from:
Hambrook , Bristol
Fee:
£8.00   ( )
Closing date:
15 May 2020

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Sunrises:
05:17 BST
Sunsets:
20:56 BST
Weather:
Metcheck
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map

Facilities:
F G L R T P
Organiser:
Oliver Iles
Body:
Audax Cymru
Entries to:
Oliver Iles
49 Upper Belmont Rd
Bishopston
Bristol
BS7 9DG
Phone:
07503541573
Speeds:
15-30 kph
AAA:
3.5
Total Climb:
3420m
Event No:
20-849
Category:
BR
Email:


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Website:
www.audaxwales.com
Route
See outline map below.
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