Velo Club Mourne Charity Sportive
10 Sep 17
Velo Club Mourne are please to announce the launch of their first charity sportive.
Our sportive will take place on Sunday 10th September 2017. We will be commencing from the Bowling Pavilion, Mourne Esplanade, Kilkeel (opposite the Sports Centre, just beside the swing park). Sign on commences at 8.30am and we will be rolling out at 10am.
The route is 57 miles and takes place in the heart of the Mournes. The route can be found at https://www.strava.com/routes/9381152.
There will be support and refreshments provided. KOM spot prizes will be available!
Entry fee: £10 via entrycentral.com before 7th September 2017 or £15 on the day. Cycling Ireland day licences are also available at a cost of £5.
This event is approved by Cycling Ireland.
There will be a water/snack during the cycle and food at the end of the cycle.
If you would like more information about the event please see the club’s Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/veloclubmourne/ where regular updates will be posted.
You can also contact us at or contact Nicola on 07720772258.
This event is not a race! Roads are not closed. Participants must obey the Highway Code and all road signs and traffic lights. Stop at all junctions. Cycle no more than 2 abreast and single file if there is a queue of traffic behind. Warn other cyclists of approaching hazards. Be polite and courteous at all times.
Remember you will be representing Velo Club Mourne and the cycling community as a whole so we would appreciate if all participants act accordingly.