Self Supported Rides

Welsh 500

Aug 13 - Aug 14, 2022

500km
Distance
6,957m
Elevation
2 days
Duration
Road
Terrain
£90 per person
Date:
Aug 13 - Aug 14, 2022
Location:
Bristol
Capacity:
120 riders
Distance:
500 km (312 miles)

Experience the ultra challenge of riding 2 days back to back through the Brecon Beacons and Cambrian Mountains.

EVENT FORMAT

The Welsh 500 is a 2 stage self supported challenge. Both stages are to be completed in order to secure a finish.


WHAT TO EXPECT FOR 2022

Expect dramatic mountain scenery and stunning valleys traversed by quiet lanes and byways - with each stage offering a unique mix of monuments, history and challenging terrain.

  1. Stage 1 starts at The Ashton Bristol and finishes at Aberystwyth Park Lodge Hotel
  2. Stage 2 Starts at Aberystwyth Park Lodge Hotel and finishes at The Ashton Bristol
  • Free car parking in dedicated car park - Arrive, park, ride
  • Start/Finish line - start when you want 08:30 - 09:00
  • Ride groups of up to 10 people
  • Feed stops - suggested stops in ride guide
  • Ride guide - including a list of on route locations for feed stops
  • Navigation files for the routes (Fit, GPX TCX)
  • Mechanical support - various locations published in the ride guide.
  • Results page & segment times powered by Map My Tracks.

FAQs

Accommodation

For ease we suggest booking at the HQ hotels.

Results

Participants

julian ford
jeffrey williams

Membership

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