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9th June 2024

2024 Event Updates


Updated: Fri 7th June 2024


Final points:

  • Fully revised routes - go here
  • Gravel and potholes - more than in previous years, watch out for speed bumps too
  • Changing routes during the event - if you are having a bad day may be switch to a shorter route?
  • Red signs missing on the Medium route - replaced but they may go again, you are advised to have a GPS/route on your phone for back up

Check out the Food Stops here



Entry on Day

Prices: Long £39, Medium £34, Short £29 (Card or cash payment)

Download the Entry Form to speed up things on the day

Read the rest of this Update and download the Event Briefing


Current entry list

check your entry here


Seatpost Number

The rider number is designed to wrap around your seatpost - peel off the backing and attach.



What signs to follow:

  • Long Route (100mile) - Yellow signs all way around

  • Medium Route (70mile) - Yellows until 2nd Route Split, then Red signs with black arrows to the first Food Stop, then back on Yellows



  • Short Route (50mile) - Yellows to first Route Spilt, then Blue Signs with yellow arrows around to Food Stop, then back on Yellows



More info on the event signs - link



Ride with GPS

Fully revised Ride with GPS maps and downloads available on the Routes page

GPX all revised 7th June

Meantime I've published the GPX files for Garmin/other GPS units - here they are:

Please note: a final route check and then 3 days of sign putting out may bring to light closed roads and deteriorated tarmac so there can be last minute changes, these will be emailed to you.


What 3 Words

We use W3W for precise locations on the event - it's particularly useful for pinpointing riders who need assistance around the course and directing broom vans, First Aid and mechanics.

Example: Broughton HQ location


Assistance number

07722 111004

During the event call this number to get help


Event HQ

2024 Start Times

  • Long Route 100milers - 7.30am to 8.30am
  • Medium Route 70milers - 8.30am to 9am
  • Short Route 50milers - 9am to 9.30am


W3W location - ///flood.jumped.pushes

Car Park Barriers

Watch out if you arrive with a bike on your roof - low barriers to all the car parks.

Solution - park near the Event HQ, take bike off roof, park car then retrieve bike (you can leave it with Registration for safe keeping)



We want to see your posts on Facebook, Twitter (X) or Instagram. If you post about the event please add the hashtag #rideclwyd then we can pick up on your post

Prize Draw - all posts with hashtag #rideclwyd will be automatically entered into a prize draw and one lucky post will get a £30 Wiggle voucher