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High Peak Hog 2014

11/05/2014 - Glossop, Derbyshire, UK - Sportive

Rating: 96.6% based on 31 reviews - Rate this Event Now
Previous Years Rating: 95.5% based on 33 reviews

This Years Event Ratings

Rated Event: 90.000%

OliverBooth wrote:

Well run event, not too large and had a good "feel" about it.


Rated Event: 96.667%

andytaylor wrote:

Had a great day.Weather was poor.Fantastic course.Very well organised.Organisers and team very good and very helpful/friendly.Excellent!!!!!!!


Rated Event: 100.000%

JoSoliva wrote:

Loved it - really frustrated that I didn't have the energy to complete the Whole Hog without a lift over Holme Moss, but the perfect timing of the 'sag wagon' and the lovely people who greeted me inside it were much appreciated!
I will certainly inflict this on myself and others again!!
Thanks for a great day!


Rated Event: 95.556%

JohnProud wrote:

Brilliant ride- amazing route, could have only been better if the weather was nicer. Marshals were very helpful and made a huge difference to my enjoyment of the event. I will definitely ride again next year


Rated Event: 96.667%

OliverGreenacre wrote:

Great event well organised see you next year!


Rated Event: 100.000%

RobertGriffin wrote:

Absolutely fabulous event even with awful weather. I cannot praise the organisation before or during the event more highly!


Rated Event: 95.556%

EdwardSwash wrote:

Really excellent route and extremely good organisation. I have nothing but praise and gratitude for the whole event - I can't really see how it could be made better. Atrocious weather made it painful!


Rated Event: 98.889%

DanielMartin wrote:

A superb event. Genuine interest in ensuring that everyone has a great ride, from communication up to the event, gpx of route, set up of race HQ and the friendliness of everyone involved . 2nd time I've done the event , can't wait until next year....


Rated Event: 94.444%

MartinKocsis wrote:

Very good, my first sportive and not the last...really good fun. Thank you!
You probably don't need to order that amount of hog roast as quite a lot seemed to be left over at the end and probably wasted.


Rated Event: 94.444%

JonSwindells wrote:

What a fantastic sportive,great friendly welcome from start to finish horrible weather but made the challenge even better I will certainly be back next year


Rated Event: 94.444%

JonTilley wrote:

A great supportive run by a friendly well organised club. A really great day, not even spoiled by horrendous weather. I'll be back next year for that gold time.
Highly recommend this supportive


Previous Years Event Ratings

Rated Event: 100.000%

NeilBurnham wrote:

A fantastic and awesome sportive. I've done quite a few but this is one of only 2 that I plan to complete every year, year in year out without fail. Fantastic Peak District countryside, great climbs, very friendly staff, good atmosphere amongst riders, very good value. All in all just fantastic! The timing chip and the sheer challenge of the course are an addictive mix. I was having a great ride until 70 miles and was set to be well within the top 10 times until Holme Moss (the last big climb!) killed my already jelly legs and I dropped out of the top 10. Gutted and so angry with myself! As such I've already got next year's strategy planned and can't wait to try again. I'll be aiming to make amends and for a very high top 10 finish. All my training is going to be in preparation for this very addictive sportive.
A simply awesome sportive and so well run and organised. If I lived nearer to Glossop I'd join Kinder Velo in a heartbeat.
Top job to all those involved in the organising and running. Keep doing what you're doing!


Rated Event: 100.000%

StevenJudge wrote:

Fantastic, thank you I will definitely do it again but hope for better weather!


Rated Event: 100.000%

williamcocker wrote:

the event was fantastic,it was like a british pro tour stage


Rated Event: 96.667%

NickLyth wrote:

Very friendly and relaxed event in an area of outstanding beauty


Rated Event: 86.667%

ChrisORourke wrote:

Very good and well organised sportive. Did not realise this was the first time it had run. Enjoyed the route. Well done


Rated Event: 100.000%

TonyParker wrote:

One of the best Sportives I have taken part in, everything about it was spot on, can't wait to have another go next year!!
Bravo!!


Rated Event: 100.000%

MalTaylor wrote:

A superbly organised and run event with professional, yet very friendly support staff across the event. The course was my most challenging ride so far, but so brilliant with tough hills, steep descents and all through fantastic secenery.


Rated Event: 100.000%

PaulStitt wrote:

Best sportive yet. Wonderful route taking in many of the Peak District's best roads. Fantastic!


Rated Event: 87.778%

JohnBrooks wrote:

Enjoyable but hard event. Wonder place of the country to cycle through. Very friendly environment and riders.





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