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Phil Liggett CTC Challenge Ride & Sportive

07/08/2011 - Sheffield,Peak District - Charity Ride

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Previous Years Rating: 74.4% based on 1 review

Renowned cycling and sport commentator and ex-CTC President invites you to ride on roads of the Milk Race where Phil was also the Race Director for more than twenty years.

There are 100km and 150km rides to choose from. The epic 150km course near Sheffield includes over 2,600m of climbing including the Peak District climbs of Holme Moss, Winnats Pass and Monsal Head.

Entries limit of 1,000 riders. Online, through the post and on the day if available.

Phil Liggett, former CTC President and renowned cycling commentator, invites you to take part in this established highlight of the challenge ride calendar. Bridging the gap between audax and sportive, the Phil Liggett CTC Challenge Ride joins up some of the most stunning scenery in South Yorkshire - and some of the most testing climbs. There are two routes available: the 150km, which features over 2600m of climbing including the fearsome Peak District climbs of Holme Moss, Winnats Pass and Monsal Head; and the 100km which takes in Holme Moss.

A map of the route can be seen in this article from Cycle magazine and the main climbs can be seen on (For example, Winnats Pass) .

Please click on the Map/Profile Tabs above to see's maps/profile and downloads for the route.

Features of this year's event include:

-a signposted route
-certificate for all finishers
-a valuable goody bag for all CTC members riding

Entry is just £20 and you can enter online or by post. Proceeds from the event go to the CTC Charitable Trust, which represents the interests of cyclists in the UK. Take the Phil Liggett Challenge and support UK cycling by giving us a louder voice on the issues that are important to you.

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HQ/Start Address
Address Line 1 The Lomas Hall
Address Line 2 Church Street
Town Stannington
County Sheffield
Postcode S6 6BQ
Event Facilities
Adequate Car Parking Facilities Adequate Car Parking Facilities
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