Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Still time to enter Two Moors 100 Sportive

08:30 07 June 2014

Members of the Odds & Old Sods have already begun training. Pictured: Bernie Wittram, Shaun Roach, Chris Sing (missing members of team Paul Banfield & Gary Sing).

Members of the Odds & Old Sods have already begun training. Pictured: Bernie Wittram, Shaun Roach, Chris Sing (missing members of team Paul Banfield & Gary Sing).

Archant

Event organised by the Bideford Bridge Rotary Club will take in the views of Exmoor and Dartmoor.

BOOKINGS are racing ahead for the annual Two Moors 100 sportive on July 20 and there’s still time to get involved.

The event, which has been running for seven years and is organised by the Bideford Bridge Rotary Club, will take in 100 miles of scenery over Exmoor and Dartmoor.

Members of the Odds & Old Sods are already out training for the fundraising event.

Last year the team alone raised nearly £2,500 for Children’s Hospice South West, while the organisers, Bideford Bridge Rotary club, raised a further £5000 plus for local charities.

Don Adams, of the Rotary Club, said: “Bookings are flowing in for this sportive that is ideal for both seasoned riders who relish testing their endurance and improving their times on the 100mile route over the Exmoor and Dartmoor hills, plus new riders who can choose the 100km (60 mile) course, both through some of the most beautiful scenery in the country.

“Many entrants take advantage of the area’s beaches, moors and tourist attractions by coming with their family and friends over the weekend to enjoy the surrounding area of North Devon.”

Enter as an individual or as a team at www.twomoors100.co.uk or contact Bernard Wragge-Morley on 01237 422976.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other North Devon Gazette visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by North Devon Gazette staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique North Devon Gazette account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Other News Stories

Yesterday, 16:34
Barnstaple Pets at Home store manager Caris Waitimas and her colleague Steph Melluish with Garry Moore of Devon and Somerset Fire and Resue Service at the handover of the Smokey Paws breathing equipment.
 Picture: Tony Charnock

It is hoped charitable scheme will help save more pets lives

Read more
Yesterday, 16:00
Exquisite Barricane Beach

If you love the beach but can’t stand the summer crowds, check out our guide and head off the beaten track to seven of North Devon’s lesser-known beaches. #LocalsRule

Read more
Yesterday, 13:05
Freezer. Picture: Thinkstock

North Devon Council are asking residents to think about their food waste ahead of Food Safety Week next week.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:46
Chris Grant has restored the mini of former driving instructor John Baglow

The 1997 mini and former car for learner drivers has been given a full restoration by a close friend of the previous owner.

Read more
Yesterday, 12:22
The WASPI demonstrators in London. Picture: Sandra Broadbent

WASPI campaigners follow in the footsteps of the Suffragettes

Read more
Yesterday, 11:15
North Devon Coastwise members carrying out a beach survey

A new Coastal Creatures project has won a £49,500 grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Read more
Yesterday, 10:51
Filleigh Village Hall is aiming at expansion

Fundraising under way to make new room a reality

Read more
Yesterday, 08:00
Woolacombe Bay general manager Lauren Church, assistant manager Chris Millgate and marketing manager Linda Brothers outside the new entertainment complex. Picture: Andy Keeble

Super new facilities provide huge boost for local tourism industry

Read more
Wed, 17:00
Barnstaple Pannier Market will be the scene of Easter festivities again this year

Report says anti-social activity at historic market hall has intensified over the last few years, reaching ‘unprecedented’ levels.

Read more
Wed, 15:47
The North Devon Link Road.

Diversions in place while resurfacing work is completed

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 17°C

min temp: 11°C

Most Read News

Great British Life

Great British Life

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications