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Tour of the Potteries

04/09/2016 - Stoke-on-Trent - Sportive

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The Tour of the Potteries sportive sponsored by international motorcycle/cycle lubricant manufacturer FUCHS Silkolene, is a multi distance event taking in the best of the Peak District from Stoke on Trent in aid of the local charity the Donna Louise Trust on Sunday 4th September 2016.

Based at the company's UK headquarters in Hanley, there will be three routes of varying distances 150kms, 100kms & 50kms out into the Peak District taking in lots of famous landmarks and climbs to cater for all abilities of cyclist from elite to novice.


All routes head out to Leek on the same roads before separating which will be clearly signposted. The short ride turns at Leek and returns via Tittesworth water, Biddulph to re-join all the other routes The medium and long routes continue on from Leek up through Thorncliffe and towards Macclesfield. From here the medium ride heads back for home and the long route continues out towards the Cheshire plain before linking up again with all rides for the finish in Hanley.

Long route - 150km (94 miles)
Medium route - 100km (62 miles) 
Short route - 50km (31 miles)

There will also be a free family ride on a virtually traffic free route close to the town named the Knotty after the old railway system of the Potteries

All routes offer something for all abilities and a challenge to raise money for the charity.

Top names from the UK motorsport world will also be in attendance 
Join some of the UK's top motorsport stars riding the event as well as their back up teams who will be bringing their race vehicles and support trucks to show to the public at the Hanley Factory. 
Enter and bring the family for a friendly day out in the heart of the Potteries.

Event Website

HQ/Start Address
Address Line 1 FUCHS Lubricants (UK) plc
Address Line 2 New Century Street, Hanley
Town Stoke-on-Trent
County Staffordshire
Postcode ST1 5HU
Event Facilities
Adequate Car Parking Facilities Adequate Car Parking Facilities
Changing Rooms Changing Rooms
Showers Showers
Food & Drink (Pre/Post Event) Food & Drink (Pre/Post Event)
Sign-on at HQ Sign-on at HQ

Organiser Details
Name Wheels In Wheels Events Ltd
Email Email Hidden
Phone 07876712098
Address Line 1 19 Windsor Close
Address Line 2 Windsor Close
Town St Ives
County Cambridgeshire
Postcode PE27 3DW

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