The 2017 Metric Century (100km) A Month Challenge


An Peanut
2nd Jan. Warwick, Barford, Charlcote, Loxley, Alderminster, Ilmington, Mickleton, Welford-on-Avon, Wilmcote, CRASH, Snitterfield, Claverdon, Leamington Spa, Ufton, Warwick. 101km.

4th Feb Warwick, Charlcote, Wellesbourne, Pillerton Priors, Halford, Ilmington, Quinton, Pebworth, Badsey, Aston Somerville, Emley Castle, Eckington, Twyning, Tewkesbury.

4th March Warwick, Norton Lindsey, Shelfield, Haselor, Bidford on Avon, Mickleton, Halford, Kineton, Bishops Itchington, Long Itchington, Warwick. 101km

1st April
Warwick, Charlecote, Alderminster, Paxford, Todenham, Willington, Kineton, Harbury, Long Itchington, Warwick. 102km

8th May
Herne Bay, Faversham, Wichling, South Green, Hucking, Lenham, Challock, Dunkirk, Blean, Herne Bay. 102km

10th June
Warwick, Alderminster, Chipping Camden, Whatcote, Kineton, Long Itchington, Warwick 102km

2nd July
Warwick, Temple Balsall, Hockley Heath, Studley, Feckenham, Broom, Warwick 108km

6th August
Warwick, Admington, Chipping Camden, Hidcote, Bidford upon Avon, Norton Lindsey, Beausale, Leamington, Warwick 117km

3rd September Warwick, Hasely Knob, Great Alne, Mickleton, Hidcote, Halford, Kineton, Wellesbourne, Warwick. 102km

15 October Warwick, Wellesbourne, Oxhill, Long Compton, Chipping Campden, Preston on Stour, Warwick. 102km

30 November Warwick, Kingswood, Knowle, Fillongley, Bedworth, Brinklow, Southam, Warwick. 102km

30 December
Warwick, Bearley, Lawsonford, Danzey Green, Welford-on-Avon, Lower Quinton, Pillerton Priors, Wellesbourne, Warwick. 105.7km
N Somerset
Jan 2017
Sun 8th BRCC Weston and Cheddar in the fog Home-Backwell-Weston super Mare-Axbridge-Cheddar Gorge-Wrington-Home 102km 988m
Sun 5th BRCC Chepstow and TinternHome-Bristol Suspension Bridge-Old Severn Bridge-Chepstow-Tintern-Chepstow-Old Severn Bridge-Avonmouth Bridge-Backwell-Home. 104km 1175m
Sat 4th Gospel Pass Audax Chepstow-Monmouth-Hay on Wye-Gospel pass-Abergavenny-Usk-Chepstow 158km 2200m
Sat 11th Wells and Mells and Old Railway Trail 100km Audax Home-Whitchurch-Wells-Bruton-Mells-Whitchurch-Home 129km 1938m
Sat 23rd BRCC Wander to Weston Home-Nailsea-Winsombe-Uphill-Weston super mare-Hewish-Congresbury-Yatton-Backwell-Home. 100km 513m
Sat 13th France Marennes Royan La Palmyre and Côte Sauvage 103km 520m
Sun 11th Home, Backwell, Burrington Coombe, Wells, Glastonbury, Cheddar Gorge, Chew Stoke, Home 115km 1200m
Sun 9th Home Backwell-Brockley Coombe-Chew Magna--Pensford Viaduct-Chew Stoke-Backwell--Clevedon-Portbury-Belmont-Home 100km 1200m
Sat 15th Plains Trains and no more Automobiles Audax Warmley (Bristol)- Malmesbury-Wootton Bassett-Stonehenge-Radstock-Warmley 209km 2350m 2pts
Sun 6th Home Chew Magna Wells Godney Backwell Home 105km 965m
Sun 27th Home Backwell Burrington Coombe Priddy Godney Mark Congresbury Backwell Home 105km 847m
Sun 24th Home-Backwell-Brockley Coombe-Chew Magna-Long Ashton-Clevedon-Portishead-Avonmouth-Bristol-Home 105km 990m
Sat 7th BRCC Jim's Memorial RideHome-Backwell-Brockley Coombe-Chew Stoke-Pensford-Bitton-Wickwar-Thornbury-Hallen-Portway-Home 131km 1184m
Weds 8th Home-Backwell-Burrington Coombe-Cheddar-Wedmore-AshtonWindmill-Webbington-Winscombe-Congresbury-Nailsea-Home 101km 961m
Mon 4th Somerset Levels Rooks Bridge-Mark-Burrow Bridge-Langport-High Ham-Westhay- Mark-Rooks Bridge 105km 428m
Sun 31st Mendips Home-Backwell-Brockley Coombe-Winford-Blagdon-Priddy-Westhay(Sweets)-Loxton-Congresbury-Backwell-Home 100km 1126m



8th Jan: 101.8miles
4th Feb: 65.3 miles
18th Feb: 100 miles
26th Feb: 66 miles
4th March: 104 miles
1st April: 103 miles
16th April: 67 miles
1st May: 62.6 miles
6th May: 110.3 miles
13th May: 62.4 miles
29th May: 62.3 miles
10th June: 125miles
1st July: 110 miles
8th July: 62.5miles
12th July: 62.4 miles
18th July: 66.4 miles
23rd July: 64.2 miles
13th August: 69.5 miles
24th August: 70 miles
10th September: 63 miles
16th September: 66 miles
24th September 72 miles
14th October 102.3 miles
21st October 63.7 miles
29th October 62.3 miles
11th November 108 miles
18th November 68 miles
25th November 62.5 miles
2nd December 112.7 miles
24th December 64 miles
30th December 62.3 miles

32 points
8th January, 101.7km ( - Drizzle, more drizzle and rain ...but good company!
27th January, 110.8km ( - Mainly mud! Exploring National Cycle Network South of London
18th February, 107.8km ( - Mainly hills. Chiltern rollercoaster, training for Bealach Mor begins!
12th March, 100.9km ( - Rain, hills, jetlag and more rain...did I say it rained?
17th April, 100.6km ( - Finally back on the bike and back in the Chilterns.
22nd April, 143.4km ( - Ridgeway Rouleur Sportive...not as flat as they promised!
6th May, 107.1km ( - May Meander, Dunsmore/Kop/Wigans/Dudley/Britwell/Watlington hills
10th June, 104.6km ( - Nightrider London 2017, 5 hours of traffic lights! :-)
1st July, 102.3km ( - Wendover via Whiteleaf & Smalldean to Ivinghoe and back
9th July, 107.1km ( - Wendover, Stewkley, Akeley, Quainton, Stone, Wendover - warm and flat(ish)
22nd July, 139.0km ( - Redbourn Road Rider Sportive...just as lumpy as promised
30th July, 104.9km ( - Gravel route...Wendover/Watford/Harpenden/Wendover
6th August, 106.4km ( - More Chilterns - Wendover down to Turville, great cake at 'The Barn'
13th August, 100.4km ( - Flat/Hills/Flat(ish) - Wendover, Wycombe, Mentmore, Wendover
28th August, 101.8km ( - Jetlag recovery ride - Wendover down to Hambleden (and back)
17th September, 102.5km ( - Gravel to Greenwich - Country/City loop
23rd September, 109.5km ( - Down to Dartford - River ride on the Slate
22nd October, 109.2km ( - Windy and wobbly way to the Thames - Finally getting over the Labyrinthitis
5th November, 101.0km ( - Windy valley ways - Out towards Bicester, hours of headwinds!
17th December, 101.6km ( - Cold and extremely wet - Down to Henley and back
22nd December, 102.1km ( - Tenerife, South to North
28th December, 120.4km ( - Tenerife North to South
31st December, 113.4km ( - A bit (!!!) of a climb to end the year in style/pain
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