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Sunday 19th Sept

Routes

#itsallabouttheroute

New features for 2021:

- Totally new 100, 65 and 45 mile routes

- 100mile Long Route is much tougher than 2019

- 65mile Medium Route has 1,000ft more climbing

- 45mile Short Route is new, one big climb

 

Updated: 13th July 2021


45mile Short Route

Totally new, one massive climb

Description

1) Flat ride out of Broughton soon gets lumpy

2) Split away from other routes near Cefn-y-Bedd

3) Country route towards single food stop - Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd (mile 24)

4) Climb Penbarra - 3mile long and 1,500ft gained (Strava link) - then head back to Broughton

Stats

Total Distance: 45.5miles (73.2km)

Total Climbing: 3,527ft (1,075m)

No. of Food Stops: ONE

GPS files: GPX - (Guide to loading GPX files to Garmin)

Map Link: Ride with GPS

 

Enter the 45 now


65mile Medium Route

8 miles shorter - 1,000ft more climbing than 2019

Description

1) Flat ride out of Broughton soon gets lumpy, first food stop at Penycae (mile 18)

2) Ride Panorama Walk, skirt Llangollen and climb The Grim (900ft gained - Strava link)

3) Second food stop at Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd (mile 44

4) Climb Penbarra - 1.5miles long and 800ft gained (Strava link) - then head back to Broughton

Stats

Total Distance: 65.4miles (105.3km)

Total Climbing: 5,862ft (1,787m)

No. of Food Stops: TWO

GPS files: GPX - (Guide to loading GPX files to Garmin)

Map Link: Ride with GPS

 

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100mile Long Route

More climbing than 2019, 4 big hills

Description

1) Flat ride out of Broughton soon gets lumpy, first food stop at Penycae (mile 18)

2) Drop to Llangollen and climb Gwernant (800ft gained - Strava link)

3) More lumps and climbs over to second food stop at Llangynog (mile 45 off route) then long climb (1,000ft gained - Strava link)

4) Ride around to Corwen and climb The Grim (900ft gained - Strava link)

5) Last food stop at Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd (mile 80)

6) Climb Penbarra - 1.5miles long and 800ft gained - mile 83 (Strava link) - then head back to Broughton

Stats

Total Distance: 101.5miles (163.3km)

Total Climbing: 9,439ft (2,877m)

No. of Food Stops: THREE

GPS files: GPX - (Guide to loading GPX files to Garmin)

Map Link: Ride with GPS

 

Enter the 100 now


Start/Finish Location

Broughton Wings, AirbusUK, Broughton, Chester CH4 0DR

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