2022 A Bridge Too far RR Course Map - Mendip Hills circuit



Race Route

Partial First Lap
Departingfrom Priddy Village Hall turn right onto unclassified road and then turn rightonto B3135. The road then descends to reach a sharp left hand turn onto B3134(Take Care - keep to the left hand side of the road). The road continues toroll slightly before riders take the left hand turn B3371 into the finishingstraight. Continue to finish area to complete the partial first lap.


Laps 2 to 5 (Women's race) and 2 to 8(Men's race) - 13km per lap

On B3371the road then descends (Take Care - narrow sections) before reaching thejunction near the top of Cheddar Gorge, where riders turn sharp left towardsWells, back onto B3135. The road continues to rise gradually for a number ofkilometres then descends to reach a sharp left hand turn onto B3134 (Extreme Care - keep to the left handside of the road, see safety note below *). The road continues to roll slightlybefore riders take the left hand turn onto B3371 into the finishing straight.Continue to finish area to complete the remaining laps.

 

Safety Note*
Weneed to raise awareness of the crossroads at the junction with B3135 /B3134.  This would be known as PlummersLane (Point 5 on map below but ID No. 10 on Risk Assessment).  This location is currently being looked intoby Police, and other agencies, due to the fatal collisions which are occurringhere.  Riders must not go wide whenexiting left onto that junction,and they must keep to their side of the road. Accredited Marshalls need to be aware of the speed of traffic using thisroad, in particular motorcycles. 


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