Dorset Gravel Dash 100 2017
Dorset Gravel Dash 100 2017
Dorset Gravel Dash 100 2017
Dorset Gravel Dash 100 2017
Dorset Gravel Dash 100 2017

Dorset Gravel Dash 100 2017

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Welcome to the 2017 Dorset Gravel Dash 100.
  • Sunday 30th April 2017
  • Around 0730hr for coffee
  • Red Lion, 63 High Street, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2LY

Thanks to Jo Burt for the pictures.

  • 100 miles in one day - A one stage, one day, largely off-road 100 mile dash across the county and back.
  • Mixed and very varied terrain
  • Use any bike you want (no electric bikes)
  • Includes good free swag... not sure what yet.
  • Starts at the Red Lion Swanage
  • Ends 100 miles later at same location
  • Prizes and trophies galore.
  • Routes supplied via GPX file around one month before the event. Plug it into your GPS, or mark up your OS map.
  • There will be minimal markers on the route. but you will need to navigate it yourself
  • Terrain is mixed: dirt, mud, gravel, some road sections (sorry), chalk, tech, grass.... and if the tide is right... nudist beach.
  • Bike: a cross bike is ideal, but MTBs most popular
  • Gears: yeah sure, whatever you want to use.
  • 100 miles all the way to Bulbarrow hill (pretty damned big).
  • Climbing: lots, all front loaded to the first half. Around 8,000 feet in total.
  • We will have a broom wagon to sweep up the unlucky and bring them back to the pub.
  • This is not a race, it’s a reliability trial.
  • You must wear a helmet and have front and rear lights. Some of you won’t finish in the daylight; we also get some thick coastal fog around here. Also read the T&Cs way down below.
  • There will be a pre event briefing which everyone must attend. This is likely to be at 7.30am on the day of the event. 
  • Expect no marshals on route, expect no food stops (but I may sort something).
  • Sorry, guys, no cancelations or refunds after 01/03/17
  • Categories: normal folk, single speed, fixed wheel, tandem (, fatbike.
  • Sorry, no camping option, but you will find many options at

Want to know what to expect here is a good link for you.

T&Cs Please read carefully before signing up:
By signing up (paying for) to this event you are accepting the terms and conditions stated below.
  • Stay cool, be nice, don’t hurt yourself or others.
  • If you don’t know what is around a corner, assume its a cliff and certain death. There are a lot of cliffs around here.
  • Cycling on public roads and highways carries risks and that you are aware of these risks.
  • All bicycles in your party will be ridden safely and responsibly at all times.
  • You will obey the law. Whilst using the public highway, all riders must observe the Highway Code. If cycling off road, please keep to public rights-of-way where cycling is permitted and exercise due care to all other users.
  • Cycling at night is more dangerous, all bikes will not be ridden at night unless lights are used.
  • A cycle helmet must be used at all times.
  • I understand that bicycling is a hazardous activity. I understand that the sport of bicycling and the use of this equipment involve a risk of injury to any and all parts of the user's body. I hereby agree to freely and expressly assume and accept any risks and all injury to the user of this equipment while bicycling. I understand that bicycle protective gear such as helmets and gloves are recommended, but they do not eliminate the risk and may not reduce the risk of injury in the event of an accident.
  • I agree that I will release the organisers from any and all responsibility of liability for injuries or damages or to any other person. I agree not to make a claim against or sue this organiser for injuries or damages relating to this event.
  • Sorry no refunds. its simply not possible as the costs don’t reduce.
  • By signing up you will become a member of an affiliated cycling club named "Dorset One Gear"
  • Don’t be a dick.
    All riders do so entirely at their own risk.
    Gravel Grinder CC, Bikemonger Ltd and their agents cannot accept any responsibility for a rider’s personal accident, loss, or damage to cycles, equipment and personal effects or any public liability.
    All riders are deemed to have accepted these conditions by entering the event.


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