The Wakefield Hospice Sportive: The Dark Peak

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  1. wakefieldhospic

    wakefieldhospic New Member

    Aug 12, 2013
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    Looking for something to train towards this summer? Join our Tour de France inspired sportive- a challenging route taking in highlights of the 2014 Tour de France Route. All proceeds will go to Wakefield Hospice.

    The Wakefield Hospice Sportive: The Dark Peak
    Sponsored by SB Wakefield

    Saturday 21st September 2013 starting from 8am at Nuffield Health, Calder Island Way, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF2 7AW

    Please support our first ever hospice sportive - A 72 mile road cycling challenge ride taking in the highlights of the 2014 Tour De France Route.

    We have 3 challenging routes:
    •Extreme Route: £25- 72 miles
    •Hard Route: £20- 48 miles
    •Moderate Route: £15- 23 miles

    For the 72 and 45 mile route we will provide you with chip timing. All routes will be have support vehicles and food stations and clearly marked signs. You can request chip timing at an additional cost for the 23 mile route.

    The route will start in Wakefield and cover the Dark Peak area of the Peak District, the basic route outline:
    • Holmfirth
    • Holme Moss
    • Glossop
    • Snake Pass
    • Strines
    • Penistone
    • Wakefield

    For further information visit the link below or, if you have any questions then please don't hesitate to contact Danielle Cain at Wakefield Hospice on 01924 213900 or email [email protected]
    Please book in advance as places are limited.