Tour of the Black Mountains 2012

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EVENT DATE

Sunday 15th July 2012

LOCATION

Abergavenny, Gwent, Wales

EVENT SUMMARY

The Tour of the Black Mountains & Iron Mountain Sportive, team up as part of the Abergavenny festival of cycling. The two sportives are being combined into a two stage event with the Iron Mountain sportive taking place on Saturday 14th July followed by the Tour of the Black Mountains on Sunday 15th July.

ROUTE INFORMATION

A choice of 3 route distances are on offer –

  • 120 miles with 4,009m of ascent
  • 101 miles with 3,339m of ascent
  • 63 miles with 1,059m of ascent

“The Tour of the Black Mountains routes follow the best roads through the Brecon Beacons National Park incorporating some of the most spectacular mountain scenary in the United Kingdon. This is the closest you will get to the feeling you will get of riding in the Alpes and Pyranees from the sheer amount of steady climbing you will encounter.”

EVENT FACILITIES

  • Choice of waymarked routes
  • Electronic chip timing
  • Feed stations
  • Finishers medal & certificate
  • Event photographer
  • First aid support
  • Moto safety marshals
  • Broom wagon
  • Mechanical support
  • Shower facilities

START LOCATION

Abergavenny Rugby Club
The Clubhouse
Abergavenny
Monmouthshire
Wales
NP7 5SG

Map

ENTRY DETAILS

Website entry – Yes (entry webpage)

ORGANISER’S WEBSITE

Abergavenny Cycling Festival