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A new epic gravel and road event launches on 1st April 2023, set deep in North Yorkshire’s most testing on- and off-road landscape, and promises to test the hardiest of cyclists over beautiful but brutal terrain. Borderlands is the newest event from Yorkshire’s leading cycling events company Struggle Events, who are experts in challenging rides in God’s Own Country. On Saturday 2nd September riders will take on 100 miles over bucket-list climb including Buttertubs Pass and Kidstones Pass (as seen in the 2014 Tour de France Grand Depart). The route navigates the tough terrain surrounding the Yorkshire Three Peaks and features other epic climbs like Fleet Moss and Grinton Moor (as seen in the 2019 Road World Championships). For newer riders, there’s a 100km option that still takes in the main bucket-list ascents.On Sunday 3rd September is Borderlands Gravel, a 100km off-road route

Yet another great LGCC gravel ride in the Chilterns AoNB, easily accessible from central London by train or car! Lots of tracks and byways, so very suitable for a group ride. Should give you guys a flavour of the area. This one has chalky tracks from the Iron Age, loamy woodland singletrack, old railway lines, quaint villages and some technical bits too. Tubeless tyres strongly recommended as the hedges have been flailed recently. Distance: 75km Elevation: 780m Terrain: Off road Difficulty: 3/5 Machine required: Gravel/cyclocross/MTBRoute: the chat on WhatsApp to be in touch: ride is FREE to all group members, as are all other LGCC rides.There will be quite a few of us driving from North and East London able to accommodate for a couple of additional bikes & riders each! Please lift your hands and reach out in the

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