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The inaugural Southern Uplands Sportive on July 13 has a newly added shorter route to accompany the 105-mile ride due to popular demand.

The 40-mile Baby Radar starts in Wanlockhead and finishes at Lowther Hill ? the highest road in Scotland ? the same as the full distance event.

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