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Drumlanrig Tearfund Challenge

03/05/2014 - Drumlanrig Castle,Nr Dumfries - Sportive

Rating: 91.9% based on 15 reviews - Rate this Event Now
Previous Years Rating: 91.7% based on 58 reviews

Previous Years Event Ratings

Rated Event: 64.380%

norrie wrote:


Rated Event: 95.460%

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Rated Event: 96.570%

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Car parking was much better organised than last year and the use of the main entrance instead of the grass/gravel/mud track was a much better approach. the food was of excellant standard and plenty of it even at the end, although a cup of tea would have been welcomed it did not really spoil the enjoyment of the day.

the setting with the castle as a backdrop is spectacular even if the last 3/4 of a mile is uphill the sight of the castle in the background makes up for the pain of the uphill finish well done chaps


Rated Event: 92.130%

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One of the friendliest events out there, and all money raised goes to charity.
Stopping the clock for lunch is a great idea. I'll be back again next year.


Rated Event: 92.130%

brianthesnail wrote:

Well run and friendly event boosted this year by the addition of a 104 mile route. Home made cooking for lunch was fabulous. I'LL BE BACK!


Rated Event: 94.350%

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Really enjoyed the event. Drumlanrig continues to improve and learn the lessons of previous years. Was initially disappointed that someone pinched the sign, but when I realised it took a few kms off the route I was actually quite glad as I had nothing left in the legs. Top food. Top location. Looking forward to next year!


Rated Event: 89.910%

17brigham wrote:

Great event with two very different loops. Enjoyed tea and cake at second pit stop.


Rated Event: 93.240%

wrote:

An excellent event. Well organised, super location. The only thing missing at the end: The beer tent!!! ;-)


Rated Event: 82.140%

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A great friendly event, let down by the poor road surface out with the organiser's control. Slightly disappointed that the course was a few kilometres short this year; making it uncertain for me if the Gold Category was achieved.


Rated Event: 92.130%

Cumbriancyclist wrote:

Excellent, as usual. This is what sportive riding is all about: a challenging course, with stunning scenery, and all proceeds to charity. It would be nice to do the ride without the wind one year, but hey you can't have everything. Friendly and welcoming. Spot on


Rated Event: 91.020%

wrote:

Really friendly event and ALL the money goes to charity. Excellent


Rated Event: 87.690%

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Great ride- shame one of the signs was moved, but that isn't the organisers fault. Food at half time was delicious!!


Rated Event: 93.240%

brianthesnail wrote:

Great early season event. Fully intend to make it again next year!





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