Route Link: ThunderBridge GPX
Distance: 69 miles
Elevation: 5,700 ft approx.
Moving time: Approx 5.5 hours – 6.25 Hours // Total Time approx 7 hours-7.75 Hours. (very approximate dependent on rider pace, length of lunch stop and general stops)
Start: 08:00 at St Mary’s Flower Park, Prestwich
Post Ride: All The Shapes, Warwick St., Prestwich (approx. 15:00 / 15:45)
Summary: Another (savage (but doable)) foray into Yorkshire for a big ride, this time the excellently named Thunder Bridge is our furthest point. Loads of hills, loads of quiet roads and a perfect route for anyone in love with the thrill of road cycling. Read more
Sorry for the delay but here’s the standard ride for this weekend.
Route Link: Owd Betts Rev GPX
Distance: 39 miles
Elevation: 2,700 ft approx.
Moving time: Approx 3.25 hours – 3.75 Hours // Total Time approx 3.75 hours-4.25 Hours. (very approximate dependent on rider pace, length of lunch stop and general stops)
Start: 09:00 at St Mary’s Flower Park, Prestwich
Post Ride: All The Shapes, Warwick St., Prestwich (approx. 12:45 / 13:15)
Route provided by my compadre Rob Symons (cheers my man).
A route taking on some familiar roads but going the opposite way round to most rides, in so far as we go west to east past Owd Betts rather than the other way.
Ride includes a climb of our old favourite, Lumb Carr Road.
Safety and Ride Updates:
Here’s a link to some important information/safety stuff about our rides, please have a read before attending our rides. https://allezprestwich.co.uk/ride-information-safety-tips/
Also, please visit the website, Facebook or Twitter channels periodically, and especially the day of the ride, to ensure nothing has changed. We sometimes have to make weather enforced changes to start times or in extremes may even have to cancel rides.