2017 Tour of Ayrshire

Tour of Ayrshire

April 28 - April 29 2018
Scotland, UK
 
 
 

Tour of Ayrshire Festival 29th and 30th of April 2017

Welcome to the Tour of Ayrshire supported by Scottish Cycling and the Braveheart Cycling Fund. The Tour of Ayrshire takes place on fully closed roads in an around Kilmarnock.

The Tour of Ayrshire festival comprises two cycling events and an amazing Tour of Colour run and party around Kay Park in Kilmarnock the event’s headquarters.

Saturday plays host to a highly produced mass participation time trial over closed roads open to anybody who wants to experience what it’s like to be a pro!  The Tour of Ayrshire Chrono is a qualifying event for the UCI Gran Fondo World Championships.  Finish in the top 25% of your age group and you’ll get an official invitation from the UCI to compete at the ’worlds’.

The Tour of Colour follows the Chrono. 

Sunday is your chance to participate in the Marmotte Écosse Gran Fondo which is part of the pan European Marmotte series. The event caters for everyone whether you are an elite racer, an athletic sports rider, a challenge rider, or just out to test yourself in a more leisurely way on your bike, on closed roads, around the stunning East Ayrshire countryside. The Marmotte Écosse is a qualifying event for the UCI Gran Fondo World Championships.  Finish in the top 25% of your age group and you’ll get an official invitation from the UCI to compete at the ’worlds’.

The Gran Fondo also provides a Medio Fondo distance as well as hosting a specific start for Classic bikes, single speed / fixies riders, hand cycles, folding bikes, tandems and trikes.

Thank you for visiting the Tour of Ayrshire website, Scotland’s only UCI closed road Chrono and closed road Gran Fondo. The event date is now the 29th and 30th of April 2017.

2017 Tour of Ayrshire

 
Routes: 20km TT, 137km
Difficulty of Greatest Route: C - Moderate terrain with rolling short steep hills or moderate, sustained climbs
 
Costs

From 12.00hrs on 1st November 2016
Pre-Register to guarantee the early-bird entry fee of £55.

Facilities
Adequate Car Parking
Free Parking
Sign On Desk
 
Support for Participants
Route Signposted
First Aid
Emergency Contact No
SAG Wagon
Outriders
Marshalls
Escort / Police Escort
Closed Roads (Super Prestige)
 
Features
Electronic Start/Finish Timing
Category / Race Prizes
Finishing Medals
Results Within 24 Hours
Photos
Personalised Bib (Name and QR Code)
Finish Line Chute
 
Nutrition
Feed / Aid Stations
 
Event Size
5000 +
 
 
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