Kent & Surrey Hills

12th Sept 2021

Long Route

Distance : 183km

Elevation : 3,058m

Difficulty :

Medium Route

Distance : 104km

Elevation : 1,678m

Difficulty :

12th Sept 2021 : £39

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12th Sep 2021
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Ride Introduction

Ride one of the toughest routes in the South East & take on 13 major climbs (including 8 in the Top 100 climbs) in Surrey & Kent. Starting in Cranleigh, the route starts in the Surrey Hills with the steep climbs of Barhatch & Coombe Lane before heading along the North Downs ridge to Kent. The toughest part of the route is the 50km between Sevenoaks & Redhill with some super punchy climbs including Toys Hill & Chalkpit Lane before coming back into Surrey for a sharp last 20km over Leith Hill. With over 3,000m of elevation, this is as tough a ride as you can get in the South East and a real challenge to put in the calendar for 2021.

Ride Highlights

Ride Highlights

  • Explore two great regions: Ride the classic roads & local gems in the South East's two most famous cycling destinations.

  • 13 bucket list climbs in one ride: Unlucky for some, this route packs in the climbs - 13 in all (8 of which are Top 100 climbs) over a challenging course with 3,000m of elevation.

  • Back to Back to Back climbs: There are a three separate parts of the route with relentless climbing and no flat at all. Ignore your middle gears and smash it through these brutal sections.

Distance Elevation Difficulty
Long Route 183km 3,058m 4/5
Medium Route 104km 1,678m 3/5

What's Included

Private Feed Stop

Fully stocked feed stops every 40km

After Party

Beer & food available at the race village

Ride Marshalls

Supporting you on the ride

Timing Chips

Timing chips & KOMs

Sign-Posted Route

And GPX file provided

Mechanic

Support at start & feed stops

Climbs of all shapes & sizes gentle to super sharp
Tackle Kent's toughest climbs including Ide & Toys Hill
A punchy final 20km packed with steep Surrey climbs.

UK's Hardest Hundred: Kent & Surrey Hills

Ride one of the toughest routes in the South East & take on 13 major climbs (including 8 in the Top 100 climbs) in Surrey & Kent. Starting in Cranleigh, the route starts in the Surrey Hills with the steep climbs of Barhatch & Coombe Lane before heading along the North Downs ridge to Kent. The toughest part of the route is the 50km between Sevenoaks & Redhill with some super punchy climbs including Toys Hill & Chalkpit Lane before coming back into Surrey for a sharp last 20km over Leith Hill. With over 3,000m of elevation, this is as tough a ride as you can get in the South East and a real challenge to put in the calendar for 2021.

Ride Details

Start Time : From 7.45am

Finish time : Cut off 6pm

Location : Cranleigh

What’s Included

  • GPX Files & Sign Posted Route
  • Regular Feed Stops and Mechanical Support
  • Ride marshalls on the route to support you
  • Post ride beers & food

Route Notes

Select Route:

Key Climbs

Distance Elevation Avg Gradient Segment
Barhatch Lane 1.4km 94m 6.7%
Coombe Lane 1km 79m 7.9%
Box Hill 2.7km 132m 4.5%
Toys Hill 2.6km 173m 6.7%
White Lane 0.6km 79m 12.8km
Chalkpit Lane 1.6km 127m 8,2%
Coldhabour Lane 3.1km 142m 4.6%

Feed Stops

Location Facilities
1 Betchworth (40km) Mechanic, OTE bars & gels, fruit, cakes, waffles, water, hydration.
2 Sundridge (95km) Mechanic, OTE bars & gels, fruit, cakes, waffles, water, hydration.
3 Salfords (140km) Mechanic, OTE bars & gels, fruit, cakes, waffles, water, hydration.

Key Climbs

Distance Elevation Avg Gradient Segment
Barhatch Lane 1.4km 94m 6.7%
Coombe Lane 1km 79m 7.9%
Box Hill 2.7km 132m 4.5%
Coldhabour Lane 3.1km 142m 4.6%

Feed Stops

Location Facilities
1 Betchworth (40km) Mechanic, OTE bars & gels, fruit, cakes, waffles, water, hydration.
2 Salfords (61km) Mechanic, OTE bars & gels, fruit, cakes, waffles, water, hydration.

Ride Rules

Riders should have water bottles, the route downloaded, suitable clothing & a bike in good condition. Helmets at all times are mandatory. We will email you Covid protocols  before the ride depending on the laws and guidelines at the time.

We are lucky enough to ride in beautiful places. We have a zero tolerance litter policy – there will be bins at each feed stop so please leave the area as you found it. Please be respectful of local drivers, riders, walkers etc. This is their home, we are just there to ride our bikes. On the ride, look after other cyclists. On narrow lanes & busy sections, don’t ride two a breast. No half wheeling. Take extra caution on the descents – the nature of these rides are that they will be full of tough climbs and technical descents. We will run through the major hazards before the ride but it is your responsibility to ride to your level. By signing up for this ride, you need to be in suitable physical shape for the ride.

What's Included

GPX Files & Sign Posted Route

Regular Feed Stops and Mechanical Support

Ride marshalls on the route to support you

Post ride beers & food

  • Introduction
  • Ride Details
  • Route Notes
  • Key Climbs
  • Feed Stops
  • Ride Rules