The Igloo Sportive is back for a 4th year with a new Ashover village hall start venue and a new short and tough route providing a fresh road biking challenge in and around the Eastern fringes of the Peak District.
The long route will be around 84km/57miles in length with approximately 1600m/5249ft of ascent. The short route option is 44km with about 850m/2788ft of climb. More information to come, follow the link to Ride with GPS for provisional maps of the route.
Start LocationAshover Parish hall
Milken Ln, Ashover, Chesterfield Derbyshire S45 0BA
Registration opens at 7:30am
Start time between 8:00am – 9:30am
We advise all riders to start before 9:00am to ensure they reach the cut off time!!
Finish closes at 2:30pm
At registration you will have to sign on, where you will be provided with a SPORTident Card ‘dibber’ (a small plastic tag about 2″ long with a timing chip in it) and a detailed route map. The detailed route map will include positions of feed-stations/control-points, public toilets and route split points. This is your own personal guide to the route, the route will be clearly marked but if you are ever unsure of where you are please refer to your map. Please keep your map with you for the duration of the event.
- Long – £20
- Short – £15
- Covered HQ
- Toilets/ changing facilities
- Post event hot drinks & snacks
SPORTident Event Timing
- Instant post event timing
- Ultra reliable
- Weather proof
Route Options, Entries
Igloo Long £20
Distance: 84.6km/ 52.6miles
Climbs: 8 (1600m/5249 ft ascent)
Igloo Short £15
Distance: 44.2km/ 27.4miles
Climbs: 7 (850m/2788ft ascent)
All finishers will receive a GOLD, SILVER or BRONZE finishing certificate. We also believe women should have separate timing awards to make gold certificates more achievable.
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