Tannery (New Course) 10 Miles (Unregistered)
START and parking at Free Church, Battisford (results and refreshments @Battisford Punch Bowl PH) (race HQ). Take first left after turn to Ringshall, signed Moats Tye/Combs and proceed towards Stowmarket. Turn left at ‘T’ junction (with care). Proceed towards Battisford. Pass the Start and retrace course to finish 1/4 mile short of START adjacent field hard standing prior to Battisford 30mph limit inline with footpath sign.
Crowfield Circuit (CTT Course No. B10/32) – 10 miles
START at southernmost white post at entrance to water tower at Crowfield going towards Hemingstone. Take second left (1.8 miles), WITH CARE onto Gosbeck road and continue north through Gosbeck to junction with B1077, where bear left past Framsden Windmill to junction with A1120. Turn left and continue to Pettaugh, where turn left onto Crowfield road continue to FINISH approx. 100 yds past Rose PH, in line with yellow hydrant on opposite side of road at entrance to New Hall. (Signing-on & parking at Crowfield Village Hall)
Best way to cycle to the start is to Turn Right out of hall car park, then take the first turn right towards Gosbeck to start directly below water tower. No warming up on the course direction once the event has started
Henley Circuit two laps of 5 mile course (Revised 10 miles)
Revised measured 10 mile course now starts at end of Clay Lane approx 1 mile north of Henley Cross Keys,
at the junction of Ashbocking Rd. Proceed to junction with B1078. Turn Sharp left towards Hemmingstone. At Hemingstone, turn left onto un-numbered road signed “Henley 2”. Proceed south through to Henley .Turn left at Five-ways cross-roads. Proceed past Henley School. End of lap one at the top of the hill (Henley Square). Complete another circuit as above and finish at top of the hill adjacent to farm gateway on L/H side of the road. Parking and signing on is on Berghersh Lane (The turning to the right just after the finish line). Please park considerately on the left hand side of the track. When finishing DO NOT turn right into Berghersh Lane, continue past the lane to the start area, turn round in Clay Lane and ride back to Berghersh Lane if you need to.
Course Record Male – Andy Proffitt (IBC) 21:42 14th Jul 2020
Female – Claire Weller (Ipswich Tri Club) 24:19 21st Jul 2020
Henley Circuit 1 lap of 5 mile course – 5 miles
As above but the finish is at the middle telegraph pole between the last house in Henley Square and the start. About 1km after the 10 mile finish.
Course Record Male – Ross Fawcett (Orwell Velo) 10:53 30/3/21
Copdock-Chattisham-Raydon-Wenham Course – 10 miles (unregistered)
The start is on Chattisham Road approximately 220m from the junction of Hollow Road and Saxon Lane. Proceed towards Chattisham village and turn left at the T-junction onto The Street. Follow the road for approximately 1 mile then turn left into the junction which is signposted to Raydon. Remain on this road until the junction with the B1070. Join the B1070 by proceeding straight ahead. After 0.7 miles turn left onto the airfield road signposted to Gt Wenham and Capel St Mary. Continue on this road until the finish approaching Copdock around 150m before the junction with Saxon Lane to the left.
Headquarters will be at Copdock Village Hall which is on London Road and has parking available. To get from the headquarters to the start turn right along London Road (note: this is a dual-carriageway so it will be necessary to use a crossing point over the central reservation) then turn left into Elm Lane. Take the first left into Wenham Road then first right along Saxon Lane to the junction at the end and then turn left onto Hollow Road/Chattisham Road. From the headquarters to the start is approximately 1.2 miles. To return to the headquarters after the finish turn right at the T-junction onto Elm Lane. At the next T-junction turn right onto London Road (note: dual-carriageway) and the village hall is on the lefthand side.
Male – Arthur Hitchen (Orwell Velo) 21:53 13th Jul 2021
Female – Becky Ridge (TPH) 24:43 13th Jul 2021
START on Valley Lane 1mtr before the T-Junction with the A137. Immediately TURN LEFT onto A137 in the forward direction of Tattingstone. Proceed along A137 towards Tattingstone for 2.7 miles before TURNING LEFT onto Stutton Lane. Continue along Stutton Lane, which turns into Bentley Lane. At the T-Junction (4.4 miles) TURN LEFT onto B1080 (Manningtree Road) towards Holbrook. Continue along B1080 until the junction with the B1456 (8.2 miles). TURN LEFT onto the B1456 towards Freston. Continue on B1456 and finish approx. centre of the unmade layby on the left immediately after passing under the Orwell Bridge (10 miles).
Parking on Bourne Hill. Numbers available near the gate at the top.
Course Record Male – Matt Jacobs (Loose Cannon’s Conditioning) 00:21:29 1st Jun 2021
Female – Clare Weller (Triharder) 00:23:26 1st Jun 2021