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Winter 2014 New Putoline Iron Man HARD Enduro Series

2015 Event dates will be released soon

November 23rd 2014 Iron Man Hard Enduro Rd 1 LEE DELL -

Iron Man Hard Enduro Rnd 1

OL11 5UN Event signed with orange arrows from the A680 Edenfield to Rochdale road via Ashworth Road.
Camping and course inspection from Saturday 10am and NOT before.

RideoffroadUK will provide pre printed number plate backgrounds which all riders must use.
This is a stipulation from the event sponsors.

These events are going to be tougher than previous events, yes MUCH tougher than anything else the ROR crew have ever done before.

RIDERS PLEASE READ !!
Course open for inspection from 10am Saturday morning and NOT before. Camping open from 10am Saturday.
There will be a charge for spectators, spectators must park in the spectator parking area, NOT the riders paddock. Spectators PLEASE vehicle share, makes parking easier, spectators £5 each.

Qualifer event starts at 9am runs for 1.5 hrs over medium serverity course. To qualify for main Hard enduro all riders MUST complete a minimum of 2 laps in the time allowed. Any rider taking longer than 1 hour to complete 1 lap will be eliminated. The positions from qualifier determine the start order for main event.

Main event (REVERSE DIRECTION TRACK WITH HARD LOOPS ADDED) starts at 11.45 prompt – Each class must complete a set number of laps which will equate to around 2.5 hours riding, the first rider to complete the required laps will be the winner. This will be run over the HARD enduro course including the Mill Ruins Hell Section and a second section of mill ruins around 500m further up the valley.

As well as lap scoring there will be additional check points on the course, ALL riders must pass through these check points in order to be classified as an official finisher. Only rider to rider help is allowed, so any outside assistance from the public means disqualification form the results.
There will be some pushing and lifting of bikes, some riders may opt to ride in pairs to help each other through the tougher sections.
The Lee Dell Course
Will include some monster down hill sections, lots of steep hill climbs, the old mill ruins like you have never seen them before, river riding sections under bridges, maybe even a squeeze through some concrete drainage pipes. There will also be some dry stone wall hopping, and a great climb out of the Bomb hole which has not been used for two years.

If you like racing across flat fields and not getting dirty then this event is not for you.
Are you up for the Putoline Iron Man hard enduro Challenge?, or are you going to wimp out… Come on and give it a go.

December 7th 2014 Iron Man Hard Enduro Rnd 2 Pateley Bridge -

River section Image (Round 2)

2014 See’s the Putoline in accociation with Perkins Slade Iron Man HARD Enduros now a 3 round series.

Entry Capped at 100 riders MAX.
Two rounds will be in 2014 with the final round running in January 2015.

These events are going to be tougher than previous events, yes MUCH tougher than anything else the ROR crew have ever done before.

As well as lap scoring there will be up to 3 additional check points on the course, ALL riders must pass through these check points in order to be classified as an official finisher. Only rider to rider help is allowed, so any outside assistance from the public means disqualification form the results.
There will be some pushing and lifting of bikes, some riders may opt to ride in pairs to help each other through the tougher sections.
The Pateley Bridge Course
Will include a monster down hill stream section which will need a keen eye and good line choice to negotiate, this section of course is around half a mile long and has waterfalls, boulders and huge stone slabs!!
A never before seen area of the Pateley Venue is strewn with Van size boulders which will also feature in the course high up on the fell side. An extra section of woodland which will not be cleared will also be included to make this an event for the Hard enduro freaks out there.

If you like racing across flat fields and not getting dirty then this event is not for you.
Are you up for the Putoline Iron Man hard enduro Challenge?, or are you going to wimp out… Come on and give it a go.