Sportive HQ
King Edward 100
Sunday 7th April 2019
HQ Newark Showground
Lincoln Road, Newark
Nottinghamshire
NG24 2NY
Registration: 06:45
Ride starts: 07:30

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Tickets: from £15
Online entry closes at midnight
on 3rd April 2019.
Before entering any of our events, 
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Itinerary
6.30 AM – Parking Opens
6.45 AM – Registration Opens
7.25AM – Event Safety Briefing
7.30 AM – Riders Using Time Trial Bikes set off first due to safety reasons
7.40 AM – 100 Mile Riders Start
8.25 AM – Event Safety Briefing
8.30 AM – 83 Mile Riders Start
8.55 AM – 25 Mile Riders Start

Ride Statistics
Distance: 101.9 miles
Feed Station: Ancaster – Billingborough – Coleby
Price: £25

         

Ride Statistics
Distance: 59 miles
Feed Station: Ancaster – Coleby
Price: £25

         

Ride Statistics
Distance: 23.1 miles
Feed Station: Food on return to HQ
Price: £15

         

Sportive HQ’s cycling events are becoming legendary, riders that ‘know’ our events understand why they sell out so quick, don’t miss out on the latest instalment, the King Edward 100!

The King Edward 100 – named after the King Edward the Elder, who established the Saxon Manor house in Newark, in the 11th Century, later to become the site of Newark Castle is a classic choice of routes for another of Sportive HQ’s great value sportives. With fantastic HQ location less than 5 minutes from the A1 it’s easy to get to from many directions!

Having some of the quietest roads we have ever seen, we wanted to share with you some fantastic riding along these lanes around North Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire. A few hills early on in the ride followed by some long straight flats into some of the most scenic villages Ancaster, Folkingham and Heckington to name but a few. On the longer routes you don’t have to confirm your distance until after the feed station, so see how you feel on the day, no pressure.

There will be free photos to download from Adie’s Photography, a top local cycling photographer.

We hope that after you’ve tried the King Edward 100, you’ll be hooked on our value for money sportives where a great day out on the bike is all that matters.

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