2023 Aberdovey Bike Ride Itinerary

06:30 07:30
06:30 07:30

Registration / Start - Wolverhampton

WEST PARK (Connaught Rd Gate) - WV1 4PH - Click for map

  • Arrive between 06:30 - 07:30 and register at the correct point for your rider number.
  • Drop your tagged bags off at the bag drop van. Bags are not available until Aberdovey.
  • You are then free to start riding and follow arrows/directions.
  • Please keep the park clean using the bins / brown recycling sacks to dispose of your rubbish.
  • For any queries please go to the helpdesk where crew members will be able to assist you.
08:00 10:30
08:00 10:30

Checkpoint 1 - Shrewsbury

Salop Leisure - SY5 6QS - Click for map

Distance 29.7 miles

  • Food & drinks are available from the crew based in the car park.
  • The cafe is normally open to serve coffee, etc.
  • Please be respectful of other cafe visitors & shop visitors.
  • Toilets are available but please leave them clean and tidy.
  • Rubbish MUST be placed in the rubbish bins, if they are full please see a member of the crew who will be happy to dispose of your rubbish for you.
08:30 12:00
08:30 12:00

Checkpoint 2 - Worthen

Long Mountain C of E Primary School - SY5 9HS - Click for map

Distance 45.2 miles

CHILDREN PRESENT AT THIS STOP

PLEASE MIND YOUR LANGUAGE

  • Food & drinks are available from the crew based in the car park.
  • You may even find the children helping out during the morning.
  • Portable toilets are available.
  • At no point is ANY rider or crew allowed within the school.
  • No unauthorised vehicles are allowed in school car park.
  • Any rider found urinating/swearing will have their ride terminated.
09:15 14:00
09:15 14:00

Checkpoint 3 - Newtown **New Location**

Hafan Yr Afon - Visitor Centre - SY16 2NZ - Click for map

Distance 66 miles

  • New location for 2023 offering more space and facilities for the riders.
  • Please follow the route past McDonalds to the rear of Newtown and follow the signage.
  • Toilets are available but please leave them clean and tidy.
10:15 16:00
10:15 16:00

Checkpoint 4 - Llanbrynmair

Wynnstay Arms - Car Park Opposite - SY19 9AA - Click for Map

Distance 83.3 miles

  • CHECKPOINT - you must sign in here and state if you intend to ride the Short or Long route.
  • Cut-off time for long route 14:00
  • Important - this is a small car park and bus stop - please do not block spaces or the bus stop.
  • CHILDREN MAY BE ON THE ADJACENT PLAYGROUND - Please mind your language

 

11:15 16:00
11:15 16:00

Checkpoint L - Dynas Mawddwy [Long route only]

Lay-by A487 - Click for map

Distance 104.8 miles

12:00 17:00
12:00 17:00

Checkpoint 5 - Ffriddgate Machynlleth

A487/B4044 Junction - Click for map

Distance Short 93.7 miles, Long 114 miles

  • Last food & drink stop before Aberdovey
  • No facilities are available at this stop
  • Please stay on the pavement.
  • Please pass any rubbish to the crew.

Finish - Aberdovey

Dovey Yacht Club - LL35 0EB - Click for map

Distance Short 103.9 miles, Long 124.2 miles

  • Baggage pickup area.
  • Collect gifts/medals etc.
  • RNLI coffee shop.
  • Free meal (if ordered) from the yacht club
  • Speeches approx 18:30
  • Coaches leave approx 19:30 - 20:00 when full

It’s Back!

2024 Aberdovey Challenge Ride

4 days 400+ miles

  • Day 1 – Wolverhampton to Lake Vyrnwy
  • Day 2 – Snowdonia Loop
  • Day 3 – Lake Vyrnwy to Wolverhampton
  • Day 4 – Wolverhampton to Aberdovey – VIP

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