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Pendle Witches Vintage Velo

31/03/2013 - Rossendale, Lancashire - Sportive

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   EVENT NOW FULL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

The Pendle witches Vintage Velo is in its forth year ,there are two routes The Trial and The Cauldron as set out below.

Easter Sunday 31st of March 2013

"THE Trial"

A challenging 53 mile circular route through Lancashire fells , Ribble Valley, and Trough Of Bowland taking in the climbs of Whalley Heights ,Nick O' Pendle and Waddington Fell all used in previous Tour of Britain Races.

Wanted Classic and Vintage cycles (modern most welcome if you cannot find a piece of steel) wool ,acrylic,leather skull caps ,Brookes Saddles ride it like it was before carbon and lycra.

All proceeds go to Stepping Stones Childrens Hospice Haslingden and Cancer Reasearch all of your entrance fee goes to charity.

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Both Rides Start from the Craven Heifer Pub Burnley Road Rawtenstall .Free pie and peas to all riders plus charity raffle and entertainment its a full day if you want it to be so get a designated driver.


A tough circular route of 13 mile ideal for beginner ,novice but still has two climbs one over Crown point (used in stage one of the 2010 Tour of Britain) and "Burnley Brew" a steady climb that tops out at Clowbridge Resevoir and then you freewheel for aprrox two mile back to the Pub.


2013 NOW FULL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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HQ/Start Address
Address Line 1 The Craven Heifer Public House
Address Line 2 264 Burnley Rd
Town Rawtenstall
County Lancashire
Postcode BB4 8LA
Event Facilities
Adequate Car Parking Facilities Adequate Car Parking Facilities
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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