Brathay Brutal

New for this year and kindly named by the team at Bike Bible after tackling our inaugural event, by popular demand we bring you the Brathay Brutal. At 58 miles the Brutal may not be the longest ride out there, but with 6,200 feet of climbing it’s no small effort!

With the steeper climbs ranging between 20% and 35% you will certainly have to work for your end of ride meal (which is included by the way). With views over the Duddon Valley, Coniston Water and Windermere it is sure to be a scenic ride.

Standard Entry: £22

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Wrynose

Key Facts

5
Major climbs

33%
Gradient up Wrynose Pass

915
Feet of ascent on biggest climb

6,240
Feet of ascent overall

Route

Click below to download a route to import to your cycle computer. GPX files are compatible with most cycle computers as well as Strava routes and Garmin Connect.

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Entry is open to all over 18’s costing £22 including entry fees, food and drink at two refreshment stations and a meal at the finish at Brathay Hall. 

Please take a moment to read the event terms and conditions before purchasing a ticket.

Results

Results for the 2017 Brathay Brutal will be displayed here after the event.

News

Adventure Cycle Festival

The Adventure Cycle Festival come to Brathay

The Adventure Cycle Festival is coming to Brathay 2-4 June for a weekend of adventure themed goodness. Further event details, including its star speaker, have been announced.

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Brathay Cycling are now on Facebook

You can now keep up with Brathay Cycling content on the @BrathayCycling Facebook page.

Sally And Matt

Meet our inspirational runners – Sally Ford and Matt Dunn

Take a look to find out what our past 10in10 runners are up to.

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Velo 21 sign up to Brathay 262

Bike Bible partner signs up to support Brathay Cycling event

Sonja Foster

Brathay Challenge Duathlete

In 2016 Sonja Foster became the first person to complete both the Brathay 10in10 and Brathay 262 in one year.

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Brathay Cycling is teaming up with Bike Bible

For 2017 Brathay Cycling will be working with Bike Bible to get even more cyclists involved with Brathay Cycling events in June.

Training

When planning your training program you need to decide: Are you completing, competing or conquering? It's important to be realistic - set an impossible aim and you’ll soon lose motivation.

Other events

If you're looking for another cycling event - maybe riding around Windermere 10 times! We have other cycling events which may better suit your goals. You may also prefer a running or rowing event.

Social

Join us on social media and keep up-to-date with all the developments for the Brathay Brutal.