Cleveland Wheelers Castleton 50 Challenge
When: See the Ride Programme
Distance: 50 miles, 3350 ft of climbing. Four hours cut off time.
Entry Fee: There is no charge, it’s free to enter.
Start: Middlesbrough Sports Village. Meet in the car park.
Route: Sports Village, Ormesby Bank, Nunthorpe Village, Great Ayton, Easby, Ingleby Greenhow, Clay Bank, Chop Gate, Bilsdale, Helmsley, Kirbymoorside, Hutton le Hole, Blakey Ridge, Castleton
Finish: The small green opposite the Downe Arms, High Street, Castleton, YO21 2EE.
Signing Off Sheet: On the green.
- Anyone is welcome to enter this ride on the understanding that they do so at their own risk. Please be aware, however, it is not a Sportive. There is no mechanical backup, there are no waymarks on the course nor are there any refreshment stations. Riders need to be familiar with the route, carry their own food and drink and be able to deal with any mechanical problems arising.
An interactive route map can be viewed here which also shows the profile. There are also facilities for downloading the route onto GPS units.
A cue sheet can be downloaded here.