The Iveagh 50

The Iveagh 50 logo 3

Velo Club Iveagh shall be hosting their now annual ”Iveagh 50” charity cycle sportive on Sunday 3rd September 2017. The event will consist of two distances, 26.5 mile for beginners and our classic  50 mile route, so we have something to suit all fitness levels and abilities. Both routes will take in some of the most spectacular scenery the district of Iveagh has to offer.

This year Velo Club Iveagh’s chosen charity is the “St John Ambulance”.

  • St John Ambulance is the nation’s leading first aid charity, helping the nation save lives since 1877.
  • Every year, more than 400,000 people learn how to save life through training programmes, including hundreds of thousands of young people.
  • Volunteers provide first aid in the communities, keeping people safe at events, and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls. They always campaign to raise awareness of first aid and directly educate the public.

Chain Reaction Cycles and Katriona (6-8 Scarva Street, Banbridge) are the main event Sponsors.

  • Event ”Iveagh 50” Teeshirt for the first 50 entrants.
  • Water bottle with goodies for the first 200 entrants.
  • Raffle for Katriona £50 Gift Voucher.
  • Mechanical support at the Rugby Club.

Entry:

  • Early Bird On-Line entry £12 for Cycling Ireland licence holders, £17 if one day insurance is required.
  • Entry on the day £15 – (£20 if insurance for non licence holders, the additional £5 is for the Cycling Ireland one day Insurance).
  • This event is approved by Cycling Ireland and all participants will be covered by Cycling Ireland insurance.

Details:

  • Event ”Iveagh 50” Tee-shirt for the first 50 entrants.
  • Water bottle with goodies for the first 200 entrants.
  • Raffle for Katriona £50 Gift Voucher.
  • Mechanical support at the Rugby Club.
  • Car Parking available at Banbridge Rugby Club.
  • Changing facilities on location.
  • High-5 hydration and food station and toilets located at the park in Katesbridge.
  • BBQ – Soup and  Refreshments will be served upon finish.
  • Marshalled route.
  • Motorcycle outriders.
  • Broom Wagon.

 Please Note:

  • Online entries must be received by Wednesday 31st August.
  • Entry on the morning of event will be £15 (£20 if insurance is required).
  • We cannot refund entry fees after the application has been processed.
  • Sign-on opens at 9:00am on the day, start time 10:00am.
  • Helmet MUST be worn by all riders taking part.
  • Rules of the road must be adhered to at all times.

To sign up early please visit entry central on the following link https://www.entrycentral.com/event/107284

 

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