Velo29 | Primal Europe
Tour of Lancashire Sportive
15th March 2020
HQ: Preston’s College St Vincents Rd, Fulwood, Preston PR2 8UR
Registration: 06:45 – 07:45
Safety Brief: 07:50
Start: 08:00 – 08:30 in waves of 25
No entries on the day.
Distance: 42mi / 67.7km
Elevation: 2355ft / 718m
Distance: 69.8mi / 112.3km
Elevation: 4630ft / 1411m
Feeds: Abbeystead & Whalley
Distance: 100.2mi / 161.2km
Elevation: 7422ft / 2262m
Feeds: Abbeystead, Slaidburn & Whalley
Building on the success of the Cheshire Cat and Manchester Sheffield Manchester, Velo29 present a brand new North West sportive in 2020; The Tour of Lancashire.
Starting at the impressive Preston College within 2miles we are into the glorious Lancashire countryside and Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
All the routes feature the Nick ‘O Pendle Hill Climb of which the record has been held by Chris Boardman since 1988 at 3.29, anyone going under 5 minutes in the Sportive will be doing really well!
With stunning scenery, fantastic climbs & descents coupled with first class route signage and feed stations, The Tour of Lancashire will not disappoint.