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What's On in Worcestershire

Post by Dave Cox » 23 Jan 2017 23:08

If this works here is my Cycling UK friend Lyndon Bracewell's annual round up of events for cyclists in Worcestershire 2017

Push Bike! is keen to encourage more people in Worcestershire to cycle and more often.
You can help us by circulating this ‘What’s On’ to your family and friends, through social media and by uploading to websites.
If you’re aware of any local events we’ve missed please send details for inclusion in our next update to: lyndon.bracewell@btinternet.com

Sats 21 Jan -11 Feb Woolly Mamil Closed Circuit Races Stourport Sports Club. www.mamilcycling.co.uk

Sun 29 January Worcester St John’s Reliability Trial 30 & 48 mile routes, Worcester. www.wsjcc.co.uk

Sun 12 February The Lakeside Launcher Duathlon 5km Run,28km Bike, Holt Heath. www.pulsepursuits.co.uk

Sun 19 February Arden Attack! Duathlon 5km Run,19km Bike,3km Run, Studley. www.pulsepursuits.co.uk

Sat 25 February 10am-1pm
Worcester St John’s Cycle Jumble
Christopher Whitehead School, Worcester. www.wsjcc.co.uk

Sat 25 February Sunrise & Snowdrop Express Two 120km audax rides, Whitlenge. www.aukweb.net

Sun 26 February Peopleton Duathlon 7km Run,29km Bike,3km Run. www.worcestertriclub.co.uk

Thu 2 & Fri 3 March Banff Mountain Film Festival Short adventure films includes cycling. www.malvern-theatres.co.uk

Sun 5 March Mad March Hare Sportive 115km sportive, Wythall. www.madmarchharesportive.co.uk

Sun 12 March Echelon 3 Counties Challenge 42 & 68 mile routes, Pershore. www.echeloncycles.co.uk

Sun 12 March Evesham Vale Road Race Competitive 100km race, Inkberrow. www.eveshamwheelers.org.uk

Sun 19 March Ride the Reservoir 75km hilly Sportive, Bartley Green www.birminghamhospice.org

Mon 20 – Fri 31 March The Big Pedal Inter-school cycling challenge. www.bigpedal.org.uk

Sun 2 April Blossom Bikeaway 11,16,27 & 50 mile routes, Evesham. www.blossom-trail.org.uk

Sun 2 April Worcester St John’s Open 25 25 mile open time trial, Worcester. www.wsjcc.co.uk

Sun 2 April Echelon Cycle Road Race 3 laps of 16 mile course, Welland. www.echeloncycles.co.uk

Sun 9 April
Saracen Spring Century Audax Ride
110km audax ride, Droitwich.

Sun 9 April Hell of the North Cotswolds 50km & 100km off-road, Winchcombe. www.winchcombecc.org.uk/honc/

Sun 16 April Easter Epic Sportive 84km & 125km routes, Holt Heath. www.pulsepursuits.co.uk

Fris 5 May – 1 Sept Friday Night Track League Outdoor velodrome, Halesowen. www.halesowencycling.net

Tue 9 May *TBC Tour Series Redditch Televised professional road races around Redditch town centre. www.tourseries.co.uk

Sun 14 May Halesowen Road Race Competitive 113km race, Astley. www.halesowencycling.net

Sun 14 May Gerry Hughes Memorial Road Race Competitive race, Lower Broadheath. www.wsjcc.co.uk

Sun 14 May Worcester Triathlon Standard & Sprint, Holt Heath. www.worcestertriclub.co.uk

Sat 27 – Wed 31 May Bewdley Bike Week Various cycle related activities. www.bewdleybikeweek.info

Mon 5 – Fri 9 June Bike to School Week See website for details. www.sustrans.org.uk

Sat 10 June Worcester St John’s Open 10 10 mile open time trial, Worcester. www.wsjcc.co.uk

Sat 10 – Sun 18 June National Bike Week For local events see website in Spring. Register any event from April to September and get free publicity and third party insurance. www.bikeweek.org.uk

Sun 11 June Honeybourne Cyclefest A day of cycling activities. www.sporthoneybourne.org.uk/events

Sun 25 June Paddle, Plod, Pedal Canoe:walk:cycle challenge, Pershore. www.strichards.org.uk

Sat 1 July Isoman Triathlon Half and Quarter lengths, Redditch. www.isomantri.com

Sun 2 July St Richard’s Hospice Bikeathon 15, 45 & 64 mile routes, Worcester. www.strichards.org.uk/event/bikeathon

Sat 8 July Upton Tri+ Standard, Sprint & Relay, Upton www.uptontriathlon.com

Sun 16 July Worcester Classic Bike Ride 25, 60 & 100 mile routes, Worcester. www.worcesterclassicbikeride.com

Sun 16 July Echelon Open 25 25 mile open time trial, Alcester. www.echeloncycles.co.uk

Sat 22 July Kidderminster Killer & From Clee to Heaven Audax Rides 200 & 120 km routes, Belbroughton. www.aukweb.net

Sun 23 July Droitwich Triathlon Sprint, Droitwich. www.worcestertriclub.co.uk

Sun 6 August Worcester Trophy Road Race Competitive road race, Earls Croome. www.wsjcc.co.uk

Mon 7 – Sun 13 August Cycling UK’s Birthday Rides Annual Gathering, Moreton-in-Marsh. www.birthdayrides.org

Sun 13 August
Worcester Show, Gheluvelt Park See you at the Pushbike! stand.

Sat 2 September Swan Cycle II Sportive 30 & 70 mile routes, Chaddesley Corbett. www.letsgovelo.co.uk

Sat 2 September
Evesham Cyclefest – Mountain Biking
Off-road mountain biking around Evesham Country Park. www.cycleeveshamvale.org

Sun 3 September
Evesham Cyclefest – Family Event
Family fun day with family ride and sportive (see below). www.cycleveshamvale.org

Sun 3 September Evesham Escapade Sportive 38,43,73 & 101 mile routes, Evesham. www.cycleeveshamvale.org

Sat 9 September
Ride & Stride (Historic Churches Trust)
Sponsored ride around Worcestershire’s historic churches.

Sun 10 September *TBC Tour of Britain Worcester hosts start of Final Stage. www.tourofbritain.co.uk

Wed 13 September National Cycle to Work Day See website for details. www.cycletoworkday.org

Sun 17 September
Worcester City Run Bike Run
Worcester Racecourse. 10km run, junior races and 40km bike and run.

Fri 22 –Sun 24 September The Cycle Show The NEC, Birmingham. www.cycleshpw.co.uk

Sun 24 September Velo Birmingham 15,000 riders on 100miles of closed roads, mainly in Worcestershire. www.velobirmingham.com

Sat 30 September
Malvern Mad Hatter Sportive
30, 65 & 100 mile routes, Eastnor.

Sun 1 October
Shelsley Walsh Cycling Hill Climb
Timed hill climb and cyclo-cross races

Sat 7 October Autumn Rivers Audax Ride 202km route, Belbroughton. www.aukweb.net

Sun 12 November Evans Cycles Worcester Sportive 48, 72 and 113km routes, Worcester. www.evanscycles.com
*TBC – Date To Be Confirmed

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Post by dannewns » 24 Jan 2017 09:44

Excellent thank you very much for this just found a couple of things to chuck in the calendar.

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Post by carolyn » 26 Jan 2017 22:45

This is great Dave, thanks! X

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