Sunday 9th June 2013
Sun, Sea and Cycling… Set near the seaside town of Bournemouth and set across the 3 Counties of Dorset, Hampshire and Wiltshire.
A choice of 2 route options are available –
- Epic – 100 miles
- Standard – 70 miles
“The route balances quiet roads, sublime scenery, and the challenge of the 3 quality climbs of, Win Green, Bulbarrow and Milton Abbas. You will enjoying the panoramic views of distant Somerset from Dorset’s highest point Bulbarrow, the picture postcard view of Milton Abbey School Playing Fields on the way down …and the model village of Milton Abbas going up the climb of the same name.
Starting the convenient Chapel Gate Sports Centre, on the outskirts of Bournemouth. The route goes north towards Salisbury, over to Shaftsbury, before heading to the stunning villages, quite lanes and hills of the north Dorset Downs and home. The route takes in villages such as Rockbourne, Ebbesborne Wake, Fontwell Magna, Fiddleford, Hilton, Winterbourne Stickland, Tarrant Rushton (home of “The Cliff” ).
All the routes will take you on peaceful roads and through secluded villages. Bournemouth is convenient to get to and boosting some great attraction in addition to the fantastic cycling roads, so why not make a weekend of it!”
- Choice of fully waymarked routes
- Free sports nutrition products
- Electronic timing
- Feed Stations
- On route mechanical support
- On site catering
- Event photographer
Website entry – Yes (entry webpage)
On the day entry – Yes, if not sold out
- Epic & standard course – £28.00 per rider