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9th June 2024

2024 Food


Jump to the food stops just for your route:

Food 1

Name: Llanbedr Village Hall

W3W location: ///relieves.snore.altitude

Used by: Long Route only

Open: 8.30am

Distance from previous food: 25miles from Start

Description: Village hall just after short main road

Food Available: large protein flapjack, 2 x High5 gels

Closes: mid-day

Next part of Route: long ride towards Denbigh, up steep hill (Road to Hell) then through the Clocaenog Forest, Water stop in forest (mile 47) then full Food Stop (no.2) at mile 61.4




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Forest Stop - water only

Name: Bod Petryal picnic site

W3W location: ///study.occurs.commended

Used by: Long route only

Open: 9.30am

Distance from previous food: 22miles

Description: quick stop for Water Only, "proper" Stop is 15 miles further on.

Food Available: Riders should take one 75cl bidon of water only

Closes: 1pm

Next part of Route: further easy riding over to Food 2 at Carrog - mile 61.4




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Food 2

Name: Carrog Village Hall

W3W location: ///mammals.riverside.resides

Used by: Long and Medium riders

Open: 9.30am

Distance from previous food: 13 miles on from the Long route water stop, 28 miles from the Start for Medium riders

Description: Big village hall just slightly offset from the route

Food Available: Giant plain Flapjack and Giant Yoghurt topped bar

Closes: 2pm

Next part of Route: lumpy ride on quiet road alongside River Dee then climb up to Panorama Walk, final Food at Penycae (16.4 miles on)




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Food 3

Name: St. Thomas Village Hall, Penycae

W3W location: ///massaged.swelling.elevates

Used by: Long, Medium and Short riders

Open: 10am

Distance from previous food: First/only stop for Short route - 24.5miles from the Start, Long and Mediums will have ridden 16miles from Carrog

Description: small village hall

Food Available: ham or cheese bap, banana

Closes: 4pm

Next part of Route: final stretch, drop down and ride on flat to the finish (23miles)




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Name: Broughton Wings

W3W location: ///flood.jumped.pushes

Used by: ALL riders

Open: 7am

Distance from previous food: 23miles from the final food stop at Penycae

Description: social club for Airbus factory

Food Available: bar with snacks and drinks to purchase

Closes: 6pm