Victory (2017)

*Event Closing Date: 8th July 2017

Date: 16th July 2017

Start: Salisbury | Finish: London

Distance: 137.6km (85.5 miles)

Elevation Gain: 1,231mm

Victory is a solo night ride just over 85 miles in length. Starting in Salisbury, the ride runs through Andover, Overton, Basingstoke, Hook, Hartley Wintney, Camberley, Bagshot, Egham, Sunningdale, Hounslow, Chiswick, Hammersmith and Knightsbridge before finishing in Westminster.

Event Information: ENTRIES ARE NOW OPEN

  • Event name: #TrafalgarWay Victory
  • Date: Sunday 16th July 2017
  • Start time: c00.05*
  • Start location: Bishop Wordsworth School, Salisbury
  • Finish location: the Admiralty, London
  • Event Type: Solo ride on open roads following a designated route at NIGHT
  • Event registration: Salisbury*. Ride information packs will be available for collection from 23:00 on Saturday 15th July 2017
  • Event overview: At just over 85 miles long, starting in Salisbury the route closely follows the route of 1805. Riders will pass through the towns of Andover, Overton, Basingstoke, Sunningdale before heading into central London and Admiralty House.
  • Free of charge bag transfer to London. This bag will be transferred to the finish in London on your behalf. Please note whilst care will be taken to look after the bag, riders using this facility do so at their own risk and should not place items of high value or importance inside.
  • Age requirement: Age 18 on or before 16th October 2016

Cost:

  • Super Early Bird - Until 30th November 2016 £39.00
  • Early Bird - Until 31st December 2016 £42.00
  • Standard - Until 31st March 2017 £45.00
  • Late Entry - Until 8th July 2017 £49.00
  • No entries will be taken on the day

What is included:

  • Mechanical support throughout
  • Medical support throughout
  • 2 Aid stations along the route*
  • Electronic Tracking to allow friends and family to track your progress
  • Water proof map, in case the route signage is removed, which fits nicely into a cycling jersey back pocket
  • Finishers medal
  • Sweep vehicle for those who can’t complete the route. Riders will be taken to the finish in London
  • VAT & 6.5% Registration system charge

What else?

  • As Victory is an A to B ride, rather than a loop, we advise that riders bring a small lockable kit bag/ruck sack with dry kit in
  • GPS files of the route, in various formats, will be available to download the week before the event.

* exact details will be notified to riders no later than 3 weeks before the event

Route Information:


  • +-  Stage 12: Salisbury to Overton

    *The elevation image is not drawn to scale and is for illustrative purposes only

    Elevation:

    Stage 12: Salisbury to Overton (Elevation Map)
  • +-  Stage 13: Overton to Bagshot

    *The elevation image is not drawn to scale and is for illustrative purposes only

    Elevation:

    Stage 13: Overton to Bagshot (Elevation Map)
  • +-  Stage 14: Bagshot to Grand Arrivee

    *The elevation image is not drawn to scale and is for illustrative purposes only

    Elevation:

    Stage 14: Bagshot to Grand Arrivee (Elevation Map)
  • +-  Stage 15: Grand Arrivee via Admiralty

    The teams undertaking Colossus the rider(s) completing the last stage into London will meet with the rest of your team at the Grand Arrivee location. All team members will then ride the short distance together to the Admiralty and back to the Grand Arrivee location. For riders undertaking Victory will follow the same route through the centre of London via the Admiralty before finishing at the Grand Arrivee location