The Fred Whitton Challenge is one of the most popular sportives in the UK and is also famed as being particularly difficult. Riders rank it alongside European events such as the Marmotte in terms of difficulty.
The Fred Whitton Challenge consists of a 112 mile sportive around the Lake District, starting at Grasmere and taking in climbs of Kirkstone, Honister, Newlands, Whinlatter, Hardknott & Wrynose passes.
How to enter the Fred Whitton Challenge
- Bike 114mi
Fred Whitton Challenge route
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- Er - you might want to change to location from Tunbridge Wells... ;)Hi there, thanks for getting in touch and noticing error. The location has now been changed to Grasmere! :)
Fred Whitton Challenge weather forecast
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
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