Saturday 15th October 2016
70 mile Stunning Route Elevation range, lowest 33.14 feet (10.10m) to highest 1383.53 feet (421.70m)
Greenlands Farm Village Tewitfield Carnforth Lancashire LA6 1JH
Entry on the day £30
This route has been specially designed to take in some of the best Bowland roads. With climbs of Jubilee Tower, The Trough, Waddington Fell and Tatham Fell. Riders will have plenty of time to look at the beauty of this over looked area. 1200m of accent does give way to some fast fun descents on classic cycling roads.
This event starts the weekend of sporting activities at Greenlands Farm just off of junction 35 of the M6. A great family friendly venue with cafe, soft play center and of course the farm. Registration is from 7.30am up stairs in the cafe and starts will be from 8am. Riders will be set off in groups of 20 at 5 minute intervals.
The routes are all way marked and a route card is given to every competitor at Registration. There will be a sweep vehicle provided by Wheelbase and pre ride bike checks also possible from qualified mechanics.
Included in the ride is a timed hill climb from Quernmore to Jubilee Tower. Supported by True Mountain the fastest male and female up the 1.87 mile climb will receive a riders jersey and the title king of the Mountain.
Half way feed at Waddington Club will serve tea and toast and probably a few sweet treats too.
RIDERS INFORMATION will be linked closer to the event
Good as my word I said I’d be back for this again.
My God it seems to get harder each year!! Finished my third Tough Trough this year ( think I may have come last or thereabouts 😂)
Again I have to thank you and your team. The signage is excellent, the feed station well stocked and run by friendly, helpful folk, as were you and all involved.
I’m sure that’s the reason I keep coming back 😊 ( it’s not for the hills😂)
Again many thanks
Pete Burnham 2016
Thanks to our supporters Audra Banks medical team and Greenalnds farm for their continued venue support. Please note this is a British Cycling registered event and rules apply. Training plans can be found via the logo.
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