Wharncliffe Weekender 2007 Press Release.
Date August 4/5th 2007. Venue. Wharncliffe Woods.
Charity. Weston Park Hospital Cancer Appeal.
"Yes" we got the go ahead to have fun in Wharncliffe woods again, for those of you that didn't make it to our event last year, now is your chance.
#1. Its for a well worthy charity (Weston Park Cancer appeal).
#2. You get to dress up weird and ride round some amazing trails in Wharncliffe forest, come on you know all need an excuse, to dress up that is.
#3. The only chance you will get to ride against Steve Peat this year.
#4. Did I mention its for Charity and you can dress up?
Fancy Dress Fun/Novice/Kids/Girls/boys/Mums/Dads and the rest. The highlight of the weekend, race will start at 3pm and be 2 laps of a shorter course than last year. The funnier the costumes the better. Come and race Steve Peat if you fancy your chances.
Expert/ Senior. This race will take place on Sat morning and be more laps of a shorter Course than last year.
For those of you that witnessed it last year, you know what you are in for. Those that didn't just think about the 3 Bs…Bands, BBQs and Beers or should that be bikes?
There will be camping available for everyone too.
You will be able to download entry and sponsorship forms from the following website and get all the latest info on the race running up to the event. www.wharncliffeweekender.com
The race is situated in Wharncliffe forest, Sheffield, South Yorkshire. From the North Come off the MI at Junction 36 turn right towards Sheffield, At the next roundabout (McDonalds on the right) take the A616 towards Manchester. Follow for approx 1 mile once you crest the top of the hill there is a left turn signed Wortley, Huddersfield, Penistone. Turn left then after 50 Yards take the first right on to Woodhead Road. Follow for approx 3 miles. You will pass Rainbow hills Dog Kennels on your left, take the next right on to a dirt track. Follow signs for event parking and camping.
From the south Exit the M1 Motorway at junction 35a follow A616 straight over first roundabout then straight over second roundabout (McDonalds on the right). Then follow above signs. ancy Dress Fun/Novice/Kids/Girls/boys/Mums/Dads and the rest. The highlight of the weekend, race will start at 3pm and be 2 laps of a shorter course than last year. The funnier the costumes the better. Come and race Steve Peat if you fancy your chances.