The Cycling Weekly Box Hill Sportive Strava Challenge

Log your training climbs on Strava for a chance to win!

The iconic Cycling Weekly Box Hill Original on the 11th October is quite a challenge, with awesome hills to get the legs pumping and amazing descents to get the heart racing. Taking in the best of the varied landscape of the Surrey Hills and the North Downs.

There are three courses on offer: Epic at 100 miles, Standard at 61 miles and Short at 48 miles.

The Epic and Standard routes take in the two famous hills of Leith Hill and Whitedown and all routes take in the iconic Olympic road race ascent of Box Hill. All three factor in the UK’s top 100 Climbs.

We want to hear that you are out there training hard for this event and in order to prove it we are challenging you to join the Cycling Weekly Club on Strava and log your climbs.

Everyone who is a member of our Strava club and has logged a climb on one of the following segments by Sunday, October 4 will automatically enter a competition to win a 2016 Cycling Weekly Sportive season pass for two.

Box Hill

Segment: Box Hill (Zig Zag Rd)

Distance: 1.6 mi

Elev Gain: 411 ft

Avg Grade: 5 %

Max Grade: 11.2 %

Climb cat: 4

Min Elevation: 178 ft

Max Elevation: 589 ft

KOM: 4:46

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Leith Hill

Segment: OFFICIAL 100Climbs No17 Leith Hill

Distance: 1.3 mi

Elev Gain: 442 ft

Avg Grade: 6.6 %

Max Grade: 21.6 %

Climb cat: 4

Min Elevation: 377 ft

Max Elevation: 818 ft

KOM: 4:56

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White Down

Segment: OFFICIAL 100Climbs No18 White Down

Distance: 1.2 mi

Elev Gain: 393 ft

Avg Grade: 5.8 %

Max Grade: 24.2 %

Climb cat: 4

Min Elevation: 396 ft

Max Elevation: 776 ft

KOM: 4:48

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Book your place on the Cycling Weekly season finale: The Box Hill Original now.

Happy training!