Mark Titchard & Tom Shwenn take on the Dartmoor Classic!
Mark and Tom (non cyclists) were approached by a parent from one of Saints Southwests programme, asking if we'd 'like' to take on the Dartmoor Classic...! to which they said yes!
Distance: 38 miles (62 km)Elevation: 2,515 ft (767 meters)Max Gradient: 10%
Mark & Tom will be raising money for Rowcroft - Rowcroft Hospice supports adults living with life-limiting illnesses in South Devon. We’re a charity and more than 70% of our funding comes from the incredible generosity of our local community. https://rowcrofthospice.org.uk/
The Dartmoor Classic Sportive, organised and run by the Mid-Devon Cycling Club, is widely recognised as the most prestigious open-road cycling event in the UK.
The Dartmoor Classic offers participants a choice of three routes. The Grande (110 miles / 177 km), the Medio (68 miles / 109 km) or the Piccolo (38 miles / 62 km).
Each route takes in some of the most stunning scenery to be found in and around the Dartmoor National Park.