Peak District set for cycle race
Derbyshire Times - over 5 years
CYCLING fans are invited to watch a fantastic 41.8 mile road race in the Peak District with riders from across the region. The TLI High Peak Road Race, organised by Sharrow, Whirlow and Norton Wheelers cycling clubs, starts from 10am, on Sunday, July 1, at Chelmorton Institute, on Main Street, at Chelmorton, Taddington, and involves over five laps with a finish near Hubber Dale. Co-organiser Paul Sleaford, of Norton Wheelers, said: “This is a fantastic race in a wonderful setting which makes it a very exciting prospect for both riders and spectators.” The Montura sponsored race takes in Chelmorton, Flagg and Monyash with three handicapped groups separated primarily by age differences. There will also be over £500 of prizes available including the Lyn Collins Memorial Award for the first woman rider. A full field of 80 riders is again expected to come from all over Yorkshire, Humberside, North Notts, North Lincs, Stafford, Macclesfield, Manchester and Liverpool and more locally f...
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