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Strawberry50

Sunday 3rd Sept 2017

Histon & Impington Rec & Gamlingay Ecohub

The Strawberry 50 is a fun and relaxed way to enjoy cycling along the country roads of south west Cambridgeshire. With a choice of three courses, a longer 55-mile route, a 28-mile route and a shorter family-friendly 14-mile version, the event is open to cyclists of all standards.

Please note that online registrations have now closed. However you can still reserve your place by emailing neildavies12@gmail.com, or you can register on the day.

Participants range from young children to veteran riders, from occasional bikers to regulars. Everyone cycles at their own speed or alongside their friends and family.

Each course is well signposted with plenty of marshalls on hand throughout the day. Water stops and food and drink are available for sale around the course, offering a chance to take a rest, pick up a snack and chat with other cyclists.

New for 2017: additional start point in Gamlingay

As in previous years, the routes start and finish from Histon and Impington Recreation Ground (CB24 9LU). New for 2017, the 55-mile route also offers a second start / finish at Gamlingay Eco Hub (Stocks Lane, SG19 3JR). For information about Gamlingay Eco Hub, please visit the website.

And, also new this year: electric bike hire and specially adapted bikes!

Rutland Cycling are offering participants the unique opportunity to enjoy the Strawberry 28 on one of their electric hire bikes, the Scott E-Sub Tour Unisex. To hire a bike, contact their Histon store on 01223 232182 or email histon@rutlandcycling.co.uk.

Specially adapted bikes will be available for participants with disabilities via the You Can Bike Too project. To reserve your bike please call Sally Gibson on 07900 431298.

 

Vicky

The routes

Below are indicative maps of each route.

Ride through Madingley

Event includes

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    Full route marking and materials

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    Pick up wagon

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    Mechanical support

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    Food and drink stops enroute

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    Event centres with parking and amenities

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    Medical support

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    Post-event massages

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    Medals and certificates for finishers

Sign up Outspoken mechanical support

Sunday 3rd Sept 2017

Histon & Impington Rec & Gamlingay Ecohub