Orwell 1000

The Orwell 1000

Date: Friday 27th August 2021

Organisers: Dave McLoughlin, Ken Moloney & Colin Coffey

Orwell Wheelers CC

For all Enquiries please contact audax.orwell@gmail.com

Entry on Eventmaster: 

https://eventmaster.ie/event/rLB5CPmS9y

Closing date: Friday 20th August 2021.

Venue and Start location: Joe Daly Cycles, Dundrum, Dublin 14, D14 A9W7.

Start time: 06:00 am

Venue opens: 05:30 am

Facilities: Toilets, changing room and bag storage available at venue opening time. Bags may be collected at time of event completion.

Outline of event:

A 1,000 km Audax event broadly based on combining 3 traditional Audax routes into a single 1,000 km event in the following order:

  1. Virginia 300
  2. National 400
  3. Midlands 300.

Note, the final route may deviate from the traditional routes mentioned.

The time limit for completing this event is 75 hours.

Finalised route sheets and GPS files will be emailed to participants prior to the event.

DRAFT route maps

Virginia 300

https://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/4499734216

National 400

https://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/618563424

Midlands 300

https://www.mapmyride.com/routes/view/617854526

Mandatory:

Cycling Ireland Licence, helmet and good lights.

A One-day licence is available through Eventmaster for those riders who do not have a Cycling Ireland licence.