The Hanley Loop Cycling Challenge

The Hanley Loop Cycling Challenge

Dust off your chamois, butter up and pull on some lycra - it is time for the Hanley Loop Challenge!

The Spring 2022 events are now complete, but the Challenge will resume in 2023. Watch this space for the new dates.

This Sunday morning challenge runs once a month from February to April and comprises either one lap (8.9km/5.5miles) or two laps (17.8km/11mile) of the Hanley Swan TT loop.  This event is led by Activator Sarah and Coach Colin and is for riders of any ability. Club members only, all are welcome. No helmet, no ride!

  • Riders set off at intervals to minimise the need to overtake.
  • Briefing at 0850 and the first rider goes at 0900
  • The lead Activator will recce the loop at 0815 - please join them if you want to familiarise yourself with the route
  • After the loop the breakfast menu at the Hanley Swan Inn is available for a snack and/or coffee and a chat. 
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Venue: Meet outside the Hanley Swan Inn

Time: 09:00

Cost: Free to Club members