AAA Super Randonneur Series

Details:

A gratuitous #wills_hills extravaganza! Complete a AAA Super Randonneur Series of 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.

Events:

Wells, Mells & Broader! 200
Whitchurch, City of Bristol
Sun 14th Feb 2021 @ 07:00
4.9 rating
Climb: 2800m | AAA: 2.75
Entry: £7.50

Going broader afield for some more #wills_hills. A cathedral city, Stourhead Gardens, broad gauge transfer shed and an old rail trail are a few of the delights.

Bill's Easton Connection 300
Easton, City of Bristol
Sat 10th Apr 2021 @ 06:00
4.8 rating
Climb: 4950m | AAA: 5.00
Entry: £12.00

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

Exe Barnstaple Branch 400
Redcliffe, City of Bristol
Sat 8th May 2021 @ 06:00
5.0 rating
Climb: 6750m | AAA: 6.75
Entry: £15.00

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 branch-line and head home via Winsham Jubilee Hall

Down & Black 200
Redcliffe, City of Bristol
Sat 8th May 2021 @ 07:00
5.0 rating
Climb: 2900m | AAA: 3.00
Entry: £11.50

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

Devilishly Elegant 600
Iron Acton, South Gloucestershire
Sat 12th Jun 2021 @ 06:00
Climb: 10140m | AAA: 10.25
Entry: £18.50

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 devilishly elegant challenge?

A Bluestones' Throw 400
Almondsbury, South Gloucestershire
Sat 10th Jul 2021 @ 04:00
Climb: 6687m | AAA: 6.75
Entry: £9.00

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.

The Giant's Tooth 500
Easton, City of Bristol
Fri 27th Aug 2021 @ 21:00
5.0 rating
Climb: 8140m | AAA: 8.25
Entry: £9.50

Head to the Welsh coast & Llangrannog; home of the Bica the Giant’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!

Chalke & hAAArd Cheese 200
Warmley, City of Bristol
Sat 11th Sep 2021 @ 07:00
Climb: 2947m | AAA: 3.00
Entry: £7.50

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 hAAArd cheese summer variant incorporates more #wills_hills and secluded country lanes.