TOUR OF WORCESTER 2017
Sunday October 1st 2017 - 100KM | 149KM
Start/Finish: Worcester racecourse
In support of St Richard's Hospice
Welcome again to this very popular well established, autumn sportive basically following the route the Tour of Britain used while in the area, some years ago, this has become the basis of this testing late season sportive.
We are pleased to be raising funds for the St Richards Hospice this year and if you wish to raise more through sponsorship please contact Entries@wheelsinwheels.com for a dedicated form.
Starting and finishing at Worcester racecourse this ride takes in all the great climbs around Worcestershire with a short dip into Shropshire on the 92 miler with the climb of Wynniatts Way “the killer option” as a do or don’t detour. The shorter 62 miler follows the Long route up to the feed point at Gt Witley. Both routes merge again and continue back to Worcester Racecourse.
|Final information available 1st Oct 2017|
|Registration from 07.30 at the Centre Pavilion at Worcester racecourse|
|Starting and finishing at Worcester racecourse|
|Free car parking at Worcester racecourse|
|On-line entries available soon|
|Route map available|
|GPX files available for download|
|Long ride £25 – 149km (92 miles) - START TIME: 08.30 to 09.15|
|Short ride £25 – 100km (62 miles) - START TIME: 08.30 to 09.15|
|Team entries £20 per person (minimum of 4 riders)|
|Entries on the day will be available with a £5 premium|
|All routes fully signed|
|Route warning signs and listed climbs|
|Timing card system on all routes|
|We are planning to offer prizes for the most finishers from a team|
|2 feeds on the long ride and 1 on the short, both at 100 House Hotel|
|Full mechanical support on the route|
|Full medical support on the route|
|Broom Wagon for assistance|
The HQ is the Centre Pavilion and can be accessed by Severn Terrace just follow the event HQ signage. Please do not try and enter via Grandstand Road.
Free car parking and toilets are adjacent to the start and finish in the racecourse centre pavilion.
This year we are planning to offer prizes for the most finishers from a team on a mileage tally to go to your club, team or charity
For further information email: email@example.com
Registration opens at 07.30, to collect your timing card and number, and the first riders will start at 08.30 last riders away at 09.15.
There are 2 feeds on the long ride and 1 on the short both at 100 House Hotel, car park at Great Witley supplying Clifbar nutrition and fruit and savouries to help keep up energy reserves.
A fully signed route, mechanical support and a broom wagon will help everyone complete this great day out.
Entries closed online, but entries on the day which have a £5.00 premium that goes the Charity
Further information please contact firstname.lastname@example.org mile
Short Ride Enter here 92 mile
Long Ride Enter here