The Broadsman

100km cycling event starting from Lound village hall, nr Lowestoft, Suffolk. Controls at Sea Palling and Reedham Ferry, plus 1 information control.



The route takes you through much of The Broads National Park, including Hickling, Hoveton, Wroxham, Salhouse and Ranworth. It includes a number of quiet lanes and picturesque villages, particularly Woodbastwick (look out for the Wherry real ales brewery) and a ferry ride at Reedham. There is a nice and interesting stretch along the Norfolk coast from just north of Gt Yarmouth to Sea Palling (passes Horsey windmill National Trust property). At one of the control options in Sea Palling you might be interested to look at the photo's of the 1953 floods. Also plenty of ice cream opportunities!

Distance:
100 km   in 6h40
Date:
Sunday 10th May 2020
Time:
10:00   to finish by 16:40
Starting from:
Lound village hall , nr Lowestoft, Suffolk
Fee:
£6.00   ( £6.60 when paying via PayPal. )
Closing date:
Enter soon as entries may close early if event is full.

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Sunrises:
05:13 BST
Sunsets:
20:45 BST
Weather:
Metcheck
Start:
Shown on map below.
Start Map

Facilities:
G,L,NM,P,R,T
Organiser:
John Thompson
Body:
VC Baracchi
Entries to:
John Thompson
136 Dell Road
Oulton Broad
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR33 9NT
Phone:
Speeds:
15-30 kph
ROA:
5000
AAA:
0
Total Climb:
-
Event No:
20-88
Category:
BP
Email:


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Routesheet:
View & Download 88r.pdf updated 05.03.19
GPS:
Download 88g.zip updated 16.04.19
If you intend to navigate using GPS, please remember that this event includes 1 Information controls - check the Routesheet