Forest of Dean :: 1st December 2013
Forest of Dean just across the water from Bristol - this spectacular area will provide a great setting for the 3rd event in the Open5 Series.
Local Event planners Gary Davies and Matt Unsworth are cooking up the plans for the day - Gary is a serial Adventure Racer taking in the sights across the world - don't worry no epic 100 mile stage here just 5 hours of great mountain biking and running.
Times :: Registration 8:30 to 10:00; Start 09:30 to 10:30
Costs :: £35 EOD; £2.50 hire SI Card (per person)
Last Refund :: 24th November
Closing Date :: 28th November
Start List ::View Start List
Registration :: Lakers School, Five Acres, Coleford, Gloucestershire, GL16 7QW
Catering :: We will have food available for sale from 8.30am - breakfast, tea & coffee, snacks. Post race hot & cold food will be available from 2pm.
Weather :: BBC
Bike Hire :: Pedal a Bike Away Quote Haglofs Open5 for a 10% discount for the day's hire - Telephone 01594 860065
Accommodation :: Lots of B&Bs & a few bunkhouses around the area. Great camping area right on the edge of the forest - Camping & Forest Lodges
Liftshare :: See where people are coming from here
Nearest Railway Station :: Chepstow or Lydney
Whilst in the area, why not visit some of the following attractions:
Clearwell Caves, Nr Coleford. Go Ape, Nr Lydney. Canoeing & kayaking on the River Wye. Forest Segways Nr Lydney. Perrygrove Railway & Treetop Adventure, Nr Coleford. Plus lots of great walking and mountain biking in the Forest of Dean.