Tour of Wessex 2014

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EVENT DATE

Sunday 24th to 26th May 2014

LOCATION

Somerton, Somerset

EVENT SUMMARY

The Tour of Wessex Cyclosportive is one of the only multi stage sportive in UK and offers riders the opportunity to ride the full 3 days or just tackle a single day.

The 2014 event sees Trek Bikes come on board as the headline sponsor.

ROUTE INFORMATION

There are several route options depending on how many days and how far you want to ride –

3 day route options –

  • 335 miles over 3 stages
  • 213 miles over 3 stages

1 day route options –

  • 24th – 73 or 107 miles
  • 25th – 83 or 116 miles
  • 26th – 57 or 112 miles

 

“Expect quintisentially English countryside though the lanes and byways of the South West. Each individual stage has its own unique mix of monuments, history and challenging terrain which sets it apart from other events; add the challenge of riding three days back to back and you have truly unique event.

Classic climbs include Cheddar Gorge, King Alfreds Tower, Lulworth Ranges, Quantock Common and Porlock Toll Road.”

EVENT FACILITIES

  • Choice of waymarked routes
  • Electronic chip timing
  • Course marshals
  • Feed Stations
  • Mechanical Support
  • Event Photographer
  • Finishers certificate/medal
  • Broom wagon

START LOCATION

Somerton Sports Club
Gassons Lane
Somerton
Somerset
TA11 6HS

Map

ENTRY DETAILS

Website entry – Yes (entry webpage)

ENTRY PRICES

  • 3 days – £105 or £90 depending on distance entered
  • 1 day – £35 or £30 depending on distance entered

ORGANISERS WEBSITE

Pendragon Sports