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Cross Border Sportive

03/09/2017 - Lanercost, Brampton, Cumbria - Sportive

Rating: Rate this Event Now
Previous Years Rating: 95.2% based on 18 reviews

Previous Years Event Ratings

Rated Event: 100.000%

ThePingueys wrote:

This was our first sportive that myself & our 14 year old daughter completed & couldn't have been better. Lovely scenic route with plenty challenging areas along the way. Very friendly organisers/marshals with great spot prizes when crossing the finish line & food station was brilliant.


Rated Event: 94.444%

RachelBrabbs wrote:

A challenging sportive that was really well organised by friendly staff and volunteers. The food at the feed station was exceptional and there was plenty of it. My only criticism of the event is that the signage could have been more visible by being bigger and bolder.


Rated Event: 100.000%

MichaelGraham wrote:

This was the best sportive I have taken part in. Well organised & friendly people & amazing food stops. I look forward to joining you again next year.


Rated Event: 95.556%

RebekahBeadle wrote:

This was my first sportive and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Route was great and really well signed. The whole day was very well organised. Atmosphere was very friendly and I had a great day. A big thank you. I hope to be back next year.


Rated Event: 94.444%

GerryGregory wrote:

For a first sportive at the ripe old age of 67 and a couple of stones overweight this was truly a test, a bit more effort and I could have finished dead last but it was really a good day out. Highly recommended.


Rated Event: 82.222%

IanRubie wrote:

An enjoyable fairly low key event, with good organisation and a friendly feel. My main complaint is that I feel a fraud. I was definitely not the fastest over the longer route, but rather a middling time on the shorter one.


Rated Event: 100.000%

PhilBrown wrote:

Awesom ride, well organised. See you next year!


Rated Event: 95.556%

SimonHodgson1 wrote:

Excellent route and longer section over to Lsngholm is well worth the effort. Good organisation and very good feedstation with friendly helpers.


Rated Event: 95.556%

TimOpenshaw wrote:

The most stunning scenery, superbly organised by a friendly and knowledgeable team. Cannot recommend this sportive highly enough.


Rated Event: 94.444%

DavidLiddle wrote:

This was my first sportive and I wasn't disappointed , from the friendliness of all involved to the superb feed stop ,all topped off with some stunning views on the quiet rural roads of North Cumbria/Scotland .
My only constructive criticism was that some of the signage could have been more in your face and sited better .
See you next year for the invasion :-)


Rated Event: 98.889%

AlisonBirkett wrote:

Excellent day out. Stunning views, hardly any traffic. Would definitely recommend.


Rated Event: 97.778%

jennyevans wrote:

Fantastic event, will do it again next year. Well organised and a great route. Brilliant!


Rated Event: 84.444%

TimSchools wrote:

Really great event which I certainly recommend. The route was excellent with very little traffic and included many climbs to challenge even the most hardened riders. I'm sure the organisers will succeed in making this event a classic which I will continue to support. If I can give some constructive feedback it would be to ask for better warning signs on dangerous descents (I went straight across a main road at the end of the decent into Langholm - which was very dangerous) and more gents toilet facilities as the one cubicle meant a very long wait !!. In summary a fantastic event on fantastic roads run by a great team - well done


Rated Event: 93.333%

TimKirby wrote:

Excellent sportive, lovely people and a great route!


Rated Event: 97.778%

ChrisSowiak wrote:

Fantastic sportive and some "technical" ascents! Hats off to the organisers for a brilliant day. Definitely signing up for next year!!


Rated Event: 96.667%

JohnMurphy wrote:

Fantastic route, hilly and scenic. The organisers and volunteers were extremely friendly which culminated in a fantastic environment, definately back next year!


Rated Event: 98.889%

JohnKey wrote:

A brilliant event, the route was fantastic, all the helpers were friendly and helpful! A really good day out, well done to all the CrossBorder team, you did a great job! Can't wait til next year! Thank you


Rated Event: 93.333%

SimonHodgson wrote:

Well organised in a great location, good route option of longer and shorter route. Feed station excellent and well located. Should become a regular event.





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