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DATE: Saturday 22nd April 2017
VENUE: Giant-Rutland, Rutland Water, South Shore, Normanton, Rutland LE15 8HD
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There is something for riders of all levels of fitness and experience starting from Giant Store Rutland. The 57 mile route is ideal for those new to cycling and cyclo-sportives, but still hard enough to provide a personal challenge. The toughest challenges come from the 104 and 78 mile options, which features the most picturesque lanes and villages the area has to offer. Taking in not only Rutland but neighbouring Lincolnshire, Leicestershire and Northamptonshire, the long route has almost 5000 feet of climbing and includes views of Rutland Water, the Vale of Belvoir, Belvoir Castle, Eyebrook Reservoir and the impressive Harringworth Viaduct.
THREE distances to choose from - see grey buttons on the left hand side of this page for routes and elevations etc.
ALL ROUTES ARE ON ROAD, NO OFF-ROAD SECTIONS. ALL SUITABLE FOR A ROAD BIKE
Feedstations at village halls on route. No pop-up feeds at the roadside.
Post-event food included in the entry fee
Mechanical Support and support vehicles
ALL ROUTES £30
Anglian Water will charge entrants to this event £6 for parking at Sykes Lane, Empingham LE15 8QL (1.5 miles from HQ) You will need to pay on exit after your ride. There is no parking at Normanton HQ car park this year.
Leicestershire and Rutland are very active areas for horse riders. Please ready the British Horse Society guidance on how to ride around horses HERE