Aughties EPIC 200 Audax

Date: Sunday 20th June 2021

Difficulty/Climbing (from * to *****): *****

MTB/Gravel Bike required

200KM: 3,734m of climbing

100KM: 1,776m of climbing

Organiser: Tim Killeen

Phone: 085 1476764

E-Mail: tkilleen07@gmail.com

Entry Fee: €15 (€10 goes to designated charity, €5 to cover costs on the day including food stops, signage and stewarding).

Optional ACP or Audax Ireland Medal €7

1-day Licence if required €5

Eventmaster Online Entry: TBC 

Closing Date: Sunday 19th June 2021

Start Location: Hill Bar, Kylebrack, Loughrea, Co.Galway

Start Location: https://goo.gl/maps/uQ6Skin28bfyiPJo6

(Estimated time to complete would be 12 hours if averaging around 17 km/h with 14 hours cut-off due to daylight).

We will be running this as a virtual event so there will be no mass start and no more than groups of 2 starting together. Strava App required for tracking or upload.

Route Description:

Epic adventure biking route over challenging 200km. Route takes in a mix of back roads, boreens, gravel roads, forestry roads/tracks with a small bit of singletrack at start and finish. Rolling terrain, with lots of steep road and gravel climbs but also lots of long exhilarating and scenic descents.*

*100KM option available for those who don’t feel confident of completing 200KM in 14 hours

Strava Route link(s) Available for GPX file download:

200KM: https://www.strava.com/routes/2818880571448321840

100KM: https://www.strava.com/routes/2818775581045973808

Cycling Ireland Licence required, One-day Licence available on the day for €5.

Parking

Plenty of parking available at start/finish line courtesy of Hill Bar, Kylebrack and Kylebrack Woods, Loughrea.


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