Aughties EPIC 200 Audax

Date: Sunday 9th May 2021

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

MTB/Gravel Bike required

200KM: 3,498m of climbing

100KM: 1,724m of climbing

Organiser: Tim Killeen

Phone: 0851476764

E-Mail: tkilleen07@gmail.com (might have dedicated email address at a later date)

Entry Fee: €20 (€10 goes to local pub “Hill Bar”  which will be providing facilities; including bike wash, showers, food and refreshments at start/finish point. Other €10 will go towards organisation of event on the day, which will include food stops, signage and stewarding.)

Optional ACP or Audax Ireland Medal €7

1-day Licence if required €5

Eventmaster Online Entry: TBC 

Closing Date: Snday 2nd May 2021

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

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

Start Time: 7AM (Estimated time to complete would be 12 hours if averaging around 17 km/h with 14 hours cut-off due to daylight)

Route Description:

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

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

Strava link: 

200KM: https://www.strava.com/routes/2763552481676545658

100KM: https://www.strava.com/routes/2750839592651349760

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.


See also

Long-distance cycling in Ireland