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The Denis Killen Memorial Sportive

28 May 17

The Denis Killen Memorial Cycle

Organised by La Lanterne Rouge Cycling Club

Sunday 28 May 2017

 

SIGN ON

Loughinisland Gac, 7 Teconnaught Road, Loughinisland, Downpatrick, Co Down
BT30 8QE

To see a map, click on the following link: Loughinisland GAC

Sign on from 08:30hrs. 

Epic (60 miles) Departs: 09:30hrs

Standard (40 miles) Departs: 09:40hrs

Car parking, toilet & changing facilities available. 

COST

The on-line entry fee for Cycling Ireland members is £15.

Participants without a Cycling Ireland licence must pay an extra £5 on the day at the sign on desks for a compulsory One Day Licence, which provides third party and personal accident insurance cover for the day.

On-line registration for the event will close on Thursday 25th May 2017 at 23:59hrs.  

On the day the entry fee will be £15 (plus £5 for a one day licence, where applicable).

 

CYCLING IRELAND LICENCE HOLDERS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING THEIR LICENCE TO THE SIGN ON!

 

ROUTES

With two routes to choose from, this fun and challenging ride caters for cyclists of all abilities. Both routes are clearly marked, with food and water stations to keep you fuelled and hydrated along the way.

Standard Route (40 miles)

Starting and finishing at Loughinisland GAC Club.  With 40 miles and 2650 feet of climbing this route could be described as having a few bumps, but nothing too steep.

Links to the Standard route below:

Garmin

Strava

Ride With GPS

Feed Zones

1. Registration (tea, coffee snacks)

2. Leitrim GAA Club (Food)

3. Finish (tea, coffee sandwiches etc.) 

Epic Route (60 miles)

Starting and finishing at Loughinisland GAC Club.  With 60 miles and 3750 feet of climbing this route could be described as having a few more lumps and bumps than the standard route, and is best suited to those seeking a challenge. 

Links to the Epic route below:

Garmin

Strava

Ride With GPS

Feed Zones:

1. Registration (tea, coffee snacks)

2. Corbet Lake (Water stop)

3. Leitrim GAA Club (Food Stop)

4. Finish (tea, coffee sandwiches etc.) 

Both routes will be marked with ‘LC’ and signage, with marshals assisting at junctions.

 

All riders are encouraged to view the routes in detail, paying close attention to distance and elevation before deciding on the most appropriate route

 

  

If you would like more information please use the following links:

Club Website: http://lalanternerougecc.com/

Club Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/179637099015/

Event Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1720191437996607/

 

SAFETY NOTES

Each rider must wear a helmet.

Vehicle and Mechanic Support will be available.

All participants must come prepared with suitable clothing, spare tubes, a pump, drinks, snack bars, fruit and ensure that their bike is in proper working order.

All distances are approximate.

This is a leisure sportive and not a race, and roads will not be closed, so please exercise caution at all times, and obey the rules of the road.

Most importantly, have fun and stay safe!

Organiser
John Mills

07715370541

Dates and Status

Date: 28/05/2017

Status: Closed

Total Places: 300

Places Available: ??

Prices
Until
25/05/2017£15.00

For each sign-up with a card payment, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 5% (min 60p). You pay no surcharge

Event Address
Loughinisland Gac 7 Teconnaught Road Loughinisland Downpatrick Co Down BT30 8QE

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