AAA Super Randonneur Series

A gratuitous #wills_hills extravaganza! Complete a 200, 300, 400 & 600 within one AUK season to qualify for a free cloth badge to wear with pride. Longer distances can be substituted for shorter.

Upcoming Events:

Wells, Mells & Broader! 200

Wells, Mells & Broader! 200

Saturday 7th Mar: 07:00 - 20:32 | iCal | webcal

Predominantly rolling with a few cracking #wills_hills and great views. A cathedral city, Stourhead Gardens, broad gauge transfer shed and an old rail trail are a few of the delights.

Whitehall Garden Centre, Norton Ln, Whitchurch, BS14 0BT

TYPE: BR
DISTANCE:
Points: 200
Actual: 204
Speed: 15-30
CLIMB: 2800
AAA: 2.75
Bronze Grimpeur
Bill's Easton Connection 300

Bill's Easton Connection 300

Saturday 25th Apr: 06:00 - Sunday 26th: 02:20 | iCal | webcal

Head to the coast & Portland Bill. Return along the Jurassic Coast & via Gold Hill in Shaftesbury. #wills_hills & views in good supply, 3 different railway paths included.

Felix Road Adventure Playground, Felix Road, Easton, BS5 0JW

TYPE: BR
DISTANCE:
Points: 300
Actual: 306
Speed: 15-30
CLIMB: 4950
AAA: 5.00
Gold Grimpeur
Exe Barnstaple Branch 400

Exe Barnstaple Branch 400

Saturday 9th May: 06:00 - Sunday 10th: 09:04 | iCal | webcal

The inaugral Great Western Randonnées’ AAA 400. All aboard to Bishop’s Lydeard Station before traversing the northern coastline of Exmoor. Use the old Barnstaple Branchline and head home via Winsham Jubilee Hall

Benjamin Perry Scout Hut, Pheonix Wharf, Bristol, BS1 6SR

TYPE: BR
DISTANCE:
Points: 400
Actual: 407
Speed: 15-30
CLIMB: 6750
AAA: 6.75
Gold Grimpeur
Down & Black 200

Down & Black 200

Saturday 9th May: 07:00 - 20:44 | iCal | webcal

An inaugral Great Western Randonnées’ AAA 200. All aboard to Bishop’s Lydeard Station over The Mendips & Quantocks. Head south into The Blackdown Hills to Winsham Jubilee Hall before home with The Mendips once more.

Benjamin Perry Scout Hut, Pheonix Wharf, Bristol, BS1 6SR

TYPE: BR
DISTANCE:
Points: 200
Actual: 206
Speed: 15-30
CLIMB: 2900
AAA: 3.00
Silver Grimpeur
Devilishly Elegant 600

Devilishly Elegant 600

Saturday 30th May: 06:00 - Monday 1st: 00:38 | iCal | webcal

The inaugural 600 #wills_hills fest! Journeying up through England and back through Wales. It’ll test your legs and your mental fortitude but the scenery will pay dividends. Do you accept the challenge?

White Hart Inn, Station Road, Iron Acton, BS37 9UG

TYPE: BR
DISTANCE:
Points: 600
Actual: 609
Speed: 14.3-25
CLIMB: 10140
AAA: 10.25
Gold Grimpeur
A Bluestone's Throw 400

A Bluestone's Throw 400

Saturday 11th Jul: 04:00 - Sunday 12th: 07:52 | iCal | webcal

Heading west into Wales and the birthplace of the Bluestones found at Stonehenge. Making use of old railway lines inc Hengoed Viaduct & NCN47; a mix of forest track and wind turbine service roads. Compliments Plains, Trains & no more Automobiles 200 the following day.

BP - Cost Cutter [Almondsbury], Gloucester Rd A38, Almondsbury, BS32 4HY

TYPE: BR
DISTANCE:
Points: 400
Actual: 417
Speed: 15-30
CLIMB: 6687
AAA: 6.75
Gold Grimpeur
The Giant's Tooth 500

The Giant's Tooth 500

Friday 28th Aug: 21:00 - Sunday 30th: 08:50 | iCal | webcal

Head to the Welsh coast & Llangrannog; home of the Giant Bica’s tooth! Fast valleys, remote Welsh mountains, old mining towns; it’s all there! Descend the Devil’s Staircase and climb his Elbow #wills_hills galore!

Felix Road Adventure Playground, Felix Road, Easton, BS5 0JW

TYPE: BR
DISTANCE:
Points: 500
Actual: 512
Speed: 14.3-25
CLIMB: 8140
AAA: 8.25
Gold Grimpeur
Chalke & hAAArd Cheese 200

Chalke & hAAArd Cheese 200

Saturday 19th Sep: 07:00 - 20:32 | iCal | webcal

The wonderful Chalke Valley and Cheddar Gorge set the scene for stunning views en route, if it’s clear you can just see The Needles! This summer variant incorporates more #wills_hills and secluded country lanes.

Warmley Waiting Room, Bristol And Bath Railway Path, Warmley, BS30 5JB

TYPE: BR
DISTANCE:
Points: 200
Actual: 203
Speed: 15-30
CLIMB: 2947
AAA: 3.00
Silver Grimpeur