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Chiltern Hundred Challenge

02/06/2013 - Amersham, Buckinghamshire HP6 5QU - Sportive

Rating: 87.8% based on 3 reviews - Rate this Event Now
Previous Years Rating: 91.1% based on 15 reviews

This is a never a dull moment ride - intense uphill efforts followed by stunning views and cracking descents. 21 hills for the Gran Fondo so check your brakes before you come! Take the virtual ride on the website. Routes fully signed on quiet wide roads. Route has been comprehensively risk assessed with safety notices prior to perceived risk locations for all 3 routes. Maximum of 1450 entrants for 2012 across the 3 rides. The best en-route choice of refreshements, included in price, of any UK sportive. Choice of refreshments en-route will be listed on the website shortly before the 27 May 12 - so you can plan your refuelling strategy for the ride. Additional liquids stop if hot for Gran & Medio Fondo. Each rider gets a map, route instructions, transponder and emergency phone number. Rider release follows BC best practice. Transponder timing and certificates. Refreshments at the HQ including breakfast from 07:00 and post ride eats on return. Goody bag. Photos by Phil OConnor. Team event: 8 riders for team and 6 to finish to get team rating. Teams get guarantee places so that riders can ride as a team. Team entry is open now by emailing Eddie (see contact details). Cost per rider £20 for 2012. Entry via website only. No entries on the day. Option to purchase event jersey/bibshorts. Full details on website. Event promoted by the Verulam CC and Amersham RCC.

Event Website

HQ/Start Address
Address Line 1 Amersham & Chiltern Rugby Club
Address Line 2 Ash Grove, Weedon Lane,
Town Amersham
County Buckinghamshire
Postcode HP6 5QU
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

Support for Participants
Route card with emergency contact details Route card with emergency contact details

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