The Brian Robinson Challenge 2013

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EVENT DATE

Sunday 28th April 2013

LOCATION

Huddersfield, Kirklees

EVENT SUMMARY

A challenging 75 mile cycle circuit which offers riders the opportunity to take in some of the countries most iconic climbs, Holme Moss, for example, has featured in cycling events at the highest level for over half a century. The ride is named after Britain’s first Tour de France stage winner who has an impressive list of cycling achievements. The event has now been running since 2007 (previously run as the Kirklees Sportive) and attracts riders from across the country to take part.

Closed road start and motorcycle outriders means and excellent start to the sportive season.

ROUTE INFORMATION

One route option –

  •  75 miles

“75 miles in the south Pennines and Northern Peak District taking in iconic climbs such as Holme Moss, Wessenden, and Woodhead Pass. Rolling through the scenery made famous by Last of the Summer Wine.

Whether you are training for a Gran Fondo or setting a personal challenge ‘The Robbo’ has everything you need in one ride”

EVENT FACILITIES

  • Waymarked route
  • Electronic timing
  • Feed stations
  • Mechanical support
  • Route marshals
  • Broom wagon
  • On site catering

START LOCATION

Colne Valley High School
Gillroyd Lane
Linthwaite
Yorkshire
HD7 5SP

Map

ENTRY DETAILS

Website entry – Yes (entry webpage)

ENTRY PRICES

  • £27.40 per rider

3 thoughts on “The Brian Robinson Challenge 2013

  • 22 April 2013 at 8:50 pm
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    Can you enter on the day?

    • 23 April 2013 at 8:59 am
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      We believe so, on the day entry is £30 per rider.

  • 24 April 2013 at 10:26 am
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    Hi, Could you confirm im on the start sheet, C Beaumont, East Yorkshire (HU17 9RU). Problems with entering online, if im not, can i definitely enter on the day, its along way to come if i cant.

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