Ards Cycling Club 'Tour of Strangford' Charity Cycle Sportive - 80 / 50 mile routes
15 Sep 2019
Online entry has now closed but you can still enter on the day!
Sign on is open from 8am with roll out 9am (9:30 for the shorter route).
See you on Sunday!
Ards CC Tour of Strangford
Event: 'Tour of Strangford' Charity Cycle Sportive
Promoted by: Ards Cycling Club
Date: Sunday 15th September 2019
Sign on: Ards Bowling Club - 70 South St, Newtownards BT23 4JU - Parking is available. Visit www.ardscc.co.uk for details.
Time: Sign on from 8am. Riders on the 80 mile route depart from 9am. Riders on the 50 mile route depart from 9:30am.
Cost: The pre-entry fee for the event is £15 for those who hold a current Cycling Ireland licence. Anyone without a Cycling Ireland licence must pay an extra £5 at sign on for a compulsory event licence, which provides third party and personal accident insurance cover for the day.
Pre-entry for the event will close on Friday 13th September at 5pm. On the day the entry fee will be £20.
** LICENCE HOLDERS ARE REQUIRED TO SHOW THEIR LICENCE AT THE SIGN ON! **
Proceeds go to our two nominated charities. This year we are raising money for Chest Heart and Stroke NI and Parkinson's NI.
Choice of 2 routes.
Route 1: 80 miles
The 80 mile route travels south from Newtownards along the west shore of the lough to Strangford, then a short hop by ferry to Portaferry where lunch will be available. Inland route back up the Peninsula to finish in Newtownards
GPX file for 80 mile route. https://www.strava.com/routes/15442071
Route 2: 50 miles.
The 50 mile route stays on the Ards Peninsula before returning to Newtownards after lunch in Portaferry.
GPX file for 50 mile route. https://www.strava.com/routes/6441515
Refreshments will be provided at the finish in the bowling club.
The routes will be marked with road markings ‘ToS’ and signage. GPS files for Garmin can by downloaded from the Strava links above.
- Helmets must be worn by all riders.
- Junctions are not marshalled. Riders must obey the rules of the road.
- Vehicle Support and Mechanic Support will follow the last rider.
- Come prepared with suitable clothing, spare tubes, a pump, snack bars and / or fruit.
- All distances are approximate.
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For each sign-up, the organiser pays the Service Fee of 4% (min 50p). You pay no surcharge
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