Peak District

19th Sept 2021

Long Route

Distance : 170km

Elevation : 3,918m

Difficulty :

Medium Route

Distance : 97km

Elevation : 2,332m

Difficulty :

19th Sept 2021 : ££39

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19th Sep 2021
Peak District: Medium Route £39 £39 Book Now
Peak District: Long Route £39 £39 Book Now

Ride Introduction

Take on the 100 mile or 100km route on one of the UK’s hardest sportives in the stunning Peak District. Ride this stunning route packed with famous climbs like Mam Tor & Winnats Pass and some local sections that will take your breathe away. With ride marshalls on the route, mechanic support and sign posts all the way round, this is the ideal way to take on the best of what the Peaks has to offer and celebrate with a beer at the finish.

Ride Highlights

Ride Highlights

  • Explore the Stunning Peaks: Our route takes you off the beaten track to some of the hidden gems of the Peaks.

  • Climb the legendary Winnats Pass: One of the most famous climbs in the country, the mighty Winnats Pass averages over 11% for 1.7km

  • Ride some local monsters: The Peaks are full of sharp climbs and our local race directors have packed the route with a selection of their toughest ones.

Distance Elevation Difficulty
Long Route 170km 3,918m 5/5
Medium Route 97km 2,332m 3/5

What's Included

Private Feed Stop

Feed stops every 40km

Mechanic

Support at start & on route

Timing Chips

Timing chips & KOMs

Ride Marshalls

Marshalls supporting you on ride

Sign-Posted Route

Fully sign posted route

Ride classic climbs like Winnats Pass
Discover new parts of the Peaks
Refuel on bakewell tart

UK's Hardest Hundred: Peak District

Take on the 100 mile or 100km route on one of the UK’s hardest sportives in the stunning Peak District. Ride this stunning route packed with famous climbs like Mam Tor & Winnats Pass and some local sections that will take your breathe away. With ride marshalls on the route, mechanic support and sign posts all the way round, this is the ideal way to take on the best of what the Peaks has to offer and celebrate with a beer at the finish.

Ride Details

Start Time : From 7.45am

Finish time : Cut off 6pm

Location : Bakewell

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
Great Longstone 2.2km 164m 7.5%
Creswellpart Lane 2.7km 226m 8.4%
Mam Tor 2.1km 213m 10%
Winnats Pass 1.5km 192m 12%
Side End Lane 3.1km 196m 6.3%
Goyt Valley 4.6km 184m 4.6%

Feed Stops

Location Facilities
1 Bradwell (48km) Mechanic, OTE bars & gels, fruit, cakes, waffles, water, hydration.
2 Bradwell (83km) Mechanic, OTE bars & gels, fruit, cakes, waffles, water, hydration.
3 Hollinsclough (135km) Mechanic, OTE bars & gels, fruit, cakes, waffles, water, hydration.

Key Climbs

Distance Elevation Avg Gradient Segment
Great Longstone 2.2km 164m 7.5%
Creswellpart Lane 2.7km 226m 8.4%
Winnats Pass 1.5km 192m 12%
Goyt Valley 4.6km 184m 4.6%

Feed Stops

Location Facilities
1 Bradwell (26km) Mechanic, OTE bars & gels, fruit, cakes, waffles, water, hydration.
2 Hollinsclough (70km) 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