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The Puncheur - Sunday 29th April 2018

The Puncheur
Entries Open
Monday 9th October 2017
Entries Close
Thursday 26th April 2018 at 23:00
Entries so Far
537 Participants
Entry Fees
All charges for this event will be made in Pounds Sterling
Entry Fee   £27.50   

The challenge of the PUNCHEUR Sportive is not a long list of testing climbs, neither is it mega-endurance. The challenge is to keep up a good tempo along rolling roads, and keep your rhythm up the short climbs and drags. Don't take it lightly, however - your endurance level will be tested for sure, and you will get a good idea of your early-season fitness, and where your strengths and weaknesses are. There are long, flat stretches; draggy climbs; fast descents; and short, sharp, steeper hills to get out the saddle and punch your way over. This is a course to start positively, knowing you don't have to hold back due to 100 miles or more ahead of you, but can you pace it so you don't blow up early, AND, also make sure you have something in your legs to get you up Ditchling Beacon at the end? If this butters your muffin, sign on.

The fully signed route runs along unclassified roads and quiet B roads, with a minimum of turns or technical features. The aim is to enable you to get into a steady rhythm and press on at the pace you want to.

The route is 65 miles with around 1700 Metres of ascent with a maximum gradient of 12%

 

  

All enquiries regarding entries to Event Organiser Morgan Lewis
Email: soigneur@puncheur.co.uk


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