It's that time of year again and we are now opening the gates for entries for our 2019 Cycling Festival! Click Read More now!
The format for 2019 will be as shown below.
Entry on the day will be available.
Four sportives are included in the Abergavenny Festival of Cycling for 2018.
|June 29th 2019||Iron Mountain Sportif|
|Four distance sportive rides of 20, 40, 70 and 100 miles|
|The Monmouthshire Youth Multisports Day (come and try sport)|
|June 30th 2019||The Cwmtillery Glass Monmouthshire Junior GP|
|125 klm British Cycling National Junior Road Race based at Grosmont, North Monmnouthshire|
|July 5th 2019||The Wales Open Criterium|
|Televised HSBC National Town Centre Series Professional Race|
|Supporting Youth Races|
|Cardiac Town Race|
June 29th 2019 - The Sportives - online entry is NOW open
- Monmouthshire Sportif 20 mile
- Monmouthshire Sportif 40 mile
- Iron Mountain Sportif 70 mile
- Iron Mountain Sportif 100 mile
The 20 mile Monmouthshire Sportif Route over the flatlands of the Usk Valley make for a leisurely ride on the existing course with a stop at the Black Bear Bettws Newydd.
A 40 mile Monmouthshire Sportif still retains the challenging ride around North Monmouthshire. The undulating roads of the Rolls estate before descending into the Monnow Valley and climbing out through the historic village of Grosmont to meander back over the rolling roads to Abergavenny.
The Iron Mountain 70 mile completes the ride through the Monmouthshire Sportif before tackling the Iron Mountain and Llangynidr Moors before descending into Llangattock and returning to Abergavenny.
The Iron Mountain 100 again completes the Monmouthshire ride, climbs the Tumble and heads over the Llangynidr Moors and descends into Llangynidr. On through Talybont, Llanfihangel Tal-y-llyn and Llangorse before climbing the Dragons Back and descending back to Abergavenny via Crickhowell.
Schedule of Events 2019 - Enter a Ride
Wales Open Criterium
|Date||Start||Race name||Classification||Band||Rider Cat||Entry fee (from)||Enter|
|5 Jul 19||18:00||Abergavenny Traders||Go-Race||None||4th, N/A||£10.00||Pending|
|5 Jul 19||20:00||E/1/2||National A||Band 2||1st, 2nd, Elite||£30.00 + £1.00 Application fee||Pending|
The Iron Mountain 100 Ride
|29/06/19||09:00||08 hr /> 156km||Online from: (£20.00), On Day:(£40.00)||Entry Link|
The Iron Mountain 70 Ride
|29/06/19||09:30||07 hr 30 mins /> 109km||Online from: (£20.00), On Day:(£40.00)||Entry Link|
The Monmouthshire 40 Ride
|29/06/19||10:00||07 hr /> 64km||Online from: (£15.00), On Day: (£35.00)||Entry Link|
The Monmouthshire 20 Ride
|29/06/19||10:30||06 hr 30 mins /> 32km||Online from: (£10.00), On Day: (£20.00)||Entry Link|
Monmouthshire Junior GP
|30th June 2019||11:00||120km / 75 miles||Online: (£30.00 + £1.00 Application fee)||Pending|