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Shimna Wheelers 3 Park Challenge Newcastle


  • 10 Mar

Start time

Event starts at 10:00

Finish time

Event finishes at 15:00

About this event

Shimna Wheelers Cycling Club invite you to participate in our exciting new event, The 3 Park Challenge.

The 3 Park Challenge is a leisure MTB/CX sportive commencing in Newcastle and traversing some of the most demanding terrain found in the Donard, Tollymore and Castlewellan Parks before finishing back in Newcastle.

The event is an endurance MTB/CX 28 mile route with 4500 feet climbing. The route has carefully been chosen to appeal to riders from various backgrounds who wish to enjoy in the incredible Mourne scenery. Your journey will take you along the Newcastle seafront, up into the iconic Mourne Mountains, surrounding hills and finishing back in Newcastle.

You will tackle gravel park roads, stone pathways, natural paths and roads on your way to conquering the 3 Park Challenge, oh and let’s not forget the KOM/QOM on the last and longest climb of the day. Sign up and we’ll see you on the 10th March.

What to bring

  • Mountain / CX Bike
  • Helmets are compulsory
  • Suitable dress wear
  • Nutrition/energy supplies
  • Spare tubes etc.

Contact details

More information can be found online via the link below..

Further info

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