This Sunday sees the return of the Hell of Ashdown cycle challenge. The ride, named because riders have to battle the elements in the middle of winter on a difficult hilly route.

The event, run by the Catford Cycling Club, is in aid of the Multiple Sclerosis society and is open to anyone up for the challenge. At just over 60 miles the tough route starts at Knockholt and goes as far south as the Ashdown forest, tackling some hellish climbs including Turners Hill; Groombridge Hill; Idle Hill and Star Hill. The goal is to complete the route within five hours to qualify for a certificate.

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