Hopwas 2017

Autumn Splendour through Hopwas Woods. LAST CHANCE TO DO THIS RIDE - HS2 is going through it!

Ride Date:

1 Oct


  • Whittington Army Firing Ranges, Common Lane, Whittington, WS14 9LG
  • West Midlands
  • 20FS, 20LS, 15RS, 15NS, Pleasure Ride


RIDE DATE: Sunday 1st October 2017

CLOSING DATE FOR COMPETITIVE ENTRIES/ LAST DATE FOR CANCELLATIONS AND EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT: Monday 25th September 2017 NB No credits or refunds will be given after this date

LOCATION: Whittington Army Firing Ranges, Common Lane, Whittington, WS14 9LG. Off the A51 between Lichfield and Tamworth by Whittington Barracks

CLASSES:  Competitive – 20FS, 20LS, 15RS

                  Next step (15NS)

                  Pleasure Ride (PR)  10, 15 or 20 miles                      

                  Not suitable for lead rein

ENTRY FEES: Competitive Ride – £23 members only

                     Next Step – members £18, Non-member £23

                Pleasure Ride – Sport Endurance member £18, non-member £23
                      ***£3 discount only if book on-line by published date***

           Juniors (12 and under as at 31.12.17) £8      

START TIMES: First Vetting 9.00 am.  Pleasure riders may go out on course from 10.30am.  All 20 milers please be out on course on later than 11.00.

RIDE ORGANISER:  Abbie Clark. All queries to enquiries@sportendurance.co.uk

ENTRIES: No postal entries. Please book on line. For web help please phone 01283 810011. Pleasure ride entries on the day may be available if ride not full (CASH only, correct money only at £20 member, £25 non-member, £10 Junior) - please contact the ride organiser.

VENUE TYPE: Large flat field

FACILITIES: Toilets on site, no water tap. Catering van

RIDE DETAILS. Come and ride through the autumn splendour of Hopwas Woods, along miles of bridleways and forest tracks. A wonderful ride to see the colours of autumn.  By kind permission of The Commandant & the Chief Ranges Warden

PHOTOGRAPHER:  www.indiepics.co.uk

NOTES:  You are likely to pass pigs on part of this route