Welsh Ruins

212km cycling event starting from Hambrook, Bristol. Controls at Abergravenny and Llanfoist, plus 6 information controls.

New for 2020 a 200k Severn Bridge Series SILVER GRIMPEUR AAA rated event. ......................................................................................................................... Free finishers patch

................................................................................................................................ A stunning route passing no less than 5 castles to view. Extra hills thrown in for good measure. You will ride past the Castles at Clytha, Abergavenny, Grosmont, Skenfirth & Whitecastle. ................................................................................................................................ Climb the Tumble with it's 400m of ascent from the little known East Side !!! ................................................................................................................................. 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 ................................................................................................................................ 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/1020659?units=km

Distance:
212 km   in 14h08
Date:
Saturday 16th May 2020
Time:
08:00   to finish by 22:08
Starting from:
Hambrook , Bristol
Fee:
£8.00   ( )
Closing date:
15 May 2020

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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 Distance, AAA

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:
3405m
Event No:
20-851
Category:
BR
Email:


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