85 mies ( 136 km )
66 mile (106 km)
1066 CYCLOSPORTIVE 2015
Let Battle commence on the 19th July 2015
Video below shows an example of a past 1066 cyclosportive event.
The 1066 Ride is a Cyclosportive with routes that travel over the lovely lanes of 1066 Countryside and areas of the Lower Weald and Ashdown forest. With the HQ based in Burgess Hill, riders ride out on stunning country roads towards Battle.
There are four choices of routes, they are:-
THE 1066 CLASSIC CYCLOSPORTIVE RIDE
The premier route is a 104 mile (166km) and includes hills such as Cobb Lane Hill to test the strongest of cyclosportive riders.
THE 1066 CHALLENGE RIDE
A 85mile (136km) This Cyclosportive is an event which will also prove to be a good test of fitness, determination and ultimately character for most cyclist as it follows some of the route of The 1066 Classic route.
THE 1066 TOUR RIDE
A 66mile (106 km) course for those that are have an issue with gravity maybe and its effect on their ability to climb hills on a bicycle. That said it's not flat.
THE 1066 KERMESSE RIDE
A 40 mile (65 km) ride Yes the short ride but it still has a few hills in it . click on the link to the right for route map.
All events are timed using the SPORTident timing system Click on the links on the right of this page to find out more information on the individual ride.
AT THE END OF EACH ROUTE
THE CONCLUSION TO ALL PERSONAL BATTLES
ON THIS EVENT WILL BE FOUGHT OUT ON THE FINAL SKIRMISH UP
COB LANE HILL
This is a short but steep hill of 20% gradient to finish off the legs !
We hope you don't have to take the walk of shame up this hill, if there is such a thing when conquring the 1066 cyclosportive
ALL ROUTES HAVE THE COB LANE HILL CLOSE TO THE END OF THE RIDE !
Continental inner tube for all riders taking part
On the day of the event each rider will receive a FREE Continental Race 28 700c inner tube which retails for £5.99.
SRS Events cyclosportives are a great way to raise funds of a good cause. Using Just Giving you can raise funds for a wide choice of charities. Below are just some of the charities you can raise funds for.
Our special Corporate Entry is available for this event Riders get a special goodie bag and extra support on the event. Click here.