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Air Ambulance NI Sportive

07 May 17

  

The NW200 Air Ambulance Sportive is an exciting new cycle sportive event covering the beautiful Causeway Coast in Northern Ireland, being held on Sunday 7th May 2017. 

Three routes are offered, a 40 mile route, a 75 mile  route and a 80 mile route. All routes take in some of the most spectacular scenery in Ireland, including;

  • International North West 200 Road Race course
  • The Causeway Coast
  • The Giant’s Causeway
  • Dunluce Castle
  • White Rocks
  • Portrush East Strand 

The 80 mile route includes the legendary Torr Head climb, one of the toughest climbs in Ireland.

All proceeds will go to our selected good cause;

  • Air Ambulance NI

The NW200 Air Ambulance charity cycle challenge will leave the International North West 200 Pits area, Portstewart on Sunday 7th May at 8:30am. Sign-on is from 7:30am at the same venue and car parking, changing and shower facilities will all be available. 

Refreshments will be available en route and upon return to the Pits area.

The sportive will feature qualified first aid support, support vehicles, refreshments, marshals and supervision provided by veteran Causeway CC club members. 

This is also an approved Cycling Ireland event. 

A strictly limited number of entries will be available shortly - advance registration is advised. A minimum donation of £20 will be required to register. 

First 300 entries only will receive a commemorative t-shirt!

Club Chairman, Robert Downes, said that he “was extremely excited that Causeway CC and the NW200 team will be delivering a top class event for cyclists wishing to challenge themselves and experience the best route in all of Ireland, raising funds for the new Air Ambulance service”.

We look forward to seeing you on 7th May 2017.

Route maps are available at:

40 Mile - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/1449440470

75 Mile - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/1449447124

80 Mile - http://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/1456486600

Follow us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/AirAmbulanceNISportive/

Please e-mail  with any queries.

 

Organiser
Derek McDonald

07968900981

Dates and Status

Date: 07/05/2017

Status: Open

Total Places: 500

Places Available: ??

Prices
Until
05/05/2017£20.00

To sign-up for this event on EntryCentral with a card payment, the Service Fee is 5% (min 60p) for each sign-up

Event Address
Start/Finish @ NW200 Pits, Portstewart, Co. Derry, Northern Ireland, BT55 7DE

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