The Fred Whitton Sportive takes you past some of the most breath-taking scenery in the UK
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New for 2014
From 2014 The Fred Whitton will start & finish in Grasmere
‘The UK’s ultimate one-day challenge’ – Cycling Weekly
Are always appreciated – let us know if you’d like to help out at future events
Got the Jersey?
The official Saddleback Fred Whitton Challenge Jersey is available to purchase
Grasmere here we come!
The Saddleback Fred Whitton Challenge
From 2014 it starts & finishes at Grasmere, and the route includes the climbs of Kirkstone, Honister, Newlands, Whinlatter, Hardknott & Wrynose passes.
Entries are now closed for the 2014 ride. See the rider list for full details.
Full event details will be sent out to all Riders around the second week in April.
This will include your Photo ID Card and other important information.
Please Note, We are sorry but at the moment there are NO reserve places available.
Riders on the reserve list will be informed when this happens.
Looking forward to moving the event to the village of Grasmere in the heart of the Lake District…exciting times!
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