2021

rough ride

gravel challenge

Friday 2nd April

2021

Run & Ride, Milford

ST17 0UR

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40 miles of mixed terrain

Yes, it's on Good Friday Bank Holiday this year!

 

Are you ready to test yourself on the undulating terrain of Cannock Chase & the surrounding area's? If so, grab your bike!

 

This event, isn't really an event as such. It's simply a fantastic opportunity to test yourself on a pre-planned route of around 40 miles on the best mixed terrain than Cannock Chase & the surrounding areas of South Staffordshire & Shropshire have to offer, completely FREE of charge!

 

Roads, fire-roads and canal towpaths. The route is a a single loop that, at it's furthest, will take you approx 20 miles from the Milford start point.

EVENT & RACE INFORMATION

EVENT

Start Point Location


Run & Ride 16 The Green Milford Stafford ST17 0UR




Staggered Start Times


  • 9.00 - 9.30am - I'm just aiming to get round
  • 9.30 - 10.00am - I'll push on but I'm not fast.
  • 10.00 - 10.30am - Show me the Strava Segments!




Basic Information


  • Only 1 entry per person permitted.
  • We plan a route on Strava taking in some of the local lanes / roads / hills. Expect a mix of on & off road.
  • You download the GXP file onto your Garmin so you know where you're going. The file will be supplied via email before the event.
  • You pick the start time based on what avg speed you expect to ride at.
  • You complete the ride and have fun doing so.
  • There's no need to sign-on on the day, just get going when you're ready.
  • Run & Ride Milford store is the official end point. There you can expect a warm welcome that includes coffee & cake should you want it.
  • Participation is totally FREE. It's open to anybody and everybody but please be mindful that you are out at your own risk. Run & Ride take no responsibility for you and your bike when you are riding the route.
  • Please don't participate in groups of more than 6. We are very mindful of the Governments social distancing guidelines.
  • When entering our store please make sure you sanitise your hands & wear a face mask, so please don't forget to put one in your pocket. We can supply face masks, but we only have limited availability. Hand sanitiser will be available at the front door.
  • Breakdown support is available, but only under essential circumstances.