Lincoln 262 Sportive

Velo29 Events

Lincoln 262

TBC June 2023

HQ York Auction Mart
YO19 5GF


Distance: 262km
Elevation: 1,128m
Ride Time: 10 -14
Start: 06:00
Feeds: 4
Price: £55

1 Water Stop at 23.6 miles
1st Feed Stop at 53 miles
2nd Feed Stop at 96.3 miles
3rd Feed Stop at 120.3 miles
4th Feed Stop at 142.9 miles

We post Timing Chips and Rider Numbers to you before the event.

In the week before the event from 10am Tuesday until 18:00 Thursday we need you to complete a Pre-Event Questionaire and Book a Start Slot – ESSENTIAL please

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Entries close on Sunday night 1 week before the event.

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Lincoln 262 is a massive challenge! We wanted to offer a Super Challenge Sportive to riders as part of their Beast prep but also to offer a different day out in the ultra distance area of Sportive riding.

We’ve made the route as flat as possible but managed to retain what you’d expect from Velo29, fun, diverse, scenic and memorable. You’ll depart York at 6am and must hit cutoff times at the 5 feeds to stay in the game, miss the cutoff and it’s bus back for you! You’ve got 14 hours allowed time so we base the cut offs at 12.5 mph average. Sounds easy, lets see back in York!

Riders looking for a personal record, a fastest average speed or some final Beast prep will love this event. Sure to be a sellout, get your place now!

An awesome 262 medal awaits you back at York, IF you make it.


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