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Whitehaven to Sunderland

pottsy 17 May 02:20  

Joined: 17 May 2015

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hi all, i was just looking for some help and advice.

me and a few friends are looking to do the C2C in August time in memory of my late mother. there will be approx 8-10 of us in total.

this is the first time any of us will have oen thid and are looking for some advice on whrere to stay, cmpanies that could help, best routes to take ect.

We are all regular cyclists and believe we could complete this in 2 days. as we are doning this more for the fun side to raise money then we could maybe do 3 days.

Any information would be greatly apprecizted or if anybody could point us in the right direction



Outrunner 17 May 16:02  

Joined: 26 May 2010

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Hi Pottsy, I went to Tyneside, but the route to Consett may help you, take a look at my report at http://wrracing.net/c2c/ the routs is available to download at the bottom of the page.

larry59 29 May 16:59  

Joined: 25 Aug 2014

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hello pottsy

loads of info from here http://c2c.freeforums.org/ also here is my garmin info that we used on our 3 day Whitehaven-sunderland might be of use to you

monday. http://connect.garmin.com/activity/188717207
tuesday. http://connect.garmin.com/activity/188717152
w/day.... http://connect.garmin.com/activity/188717099


Crashtest 06 Jun 22:17  

Joined: 06 Jun 2015

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Me & my Two son's did Whitehaven to Sunderland , two weeks ago we stopped in Penrith & Rookhope.we did the of road sections .1st day 61miles 4800ft climbing 2nd day 42miles 6000ft 3rd day 43miles 1900ft .route very well sign posted

DEREKCO 30 Sep 16:39  

Joined: 15 Mar 2014

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In my recovery also to convince myself the cancer had gone for good I did c2c workington to Sunderland in one shot 13 hrs now that's a worthy challenge I intend attempting to try it both ways next year 300 miles don't think I can do it but willing to try if others are intetested