2022 Severn Bridge RR Course Map - Olveston Circuit

50th Severn Bridge-BW Cycling Road Race
Sunday 8th May 2022
Start 13:00 - Finish 16:15 approx
Race HQ
 – Marlwood School, Vattingstone Lane, Alveston BS35 3LA.
 If you have any questions please email brian.okelly@bristolroadclub.com.

Olveston circuit description

Ride the circuit at this link: 2022 Severn Bridge RR circuit recce

Key: AM = Accredited Marshal, RFM = Red Flag Marshal

Depart race HQ at Marlwood School turn RT onto circuit, Vattingstone Lane B4461 (2xAM + NEG), neutralised for 0.5km. Race starts. Continue on B4461 through Elberton Village (1xAM at bottom of hill, 1RFM at central road bollard and 1xRFM at start of village). After 2.5km turn LT off Redhill Lane (2xAM + NEG), onto Aust Rd (unclassified) to Olveston (1xAM + 2RFM + NEG), road narrows, and Tockington at 6.5km (2xRFM + NEG), turn LT on to Old Down Hill (2xAM), then turn RT at summit and cross roads at 7.5km (3xAM + NEG). On to finish line after a further 1km, The Crescent, Village Green  beside bus shelter (1xAM + NEG to protect riders from on-coming traffic for Finish). Continue on circuit, after 2km turn LT at Cross Roads (Cross Hands Inn, Alveston, 2xAM + NEG) onto Vattingstone Lane B4461 to pass HQ. 

Race finishes after crossing the FINISH line on the 11th occasion. Lap distance 11km, race distance 120km.

Race maps


With hazards and marshal points