START/FINISH LOCATION

Wood Street, Old Town, Swindon, SN1 4AN. The street will be closed to cars for the day.

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DATE

Sunday 30th June 2019

DISTANCES

Hydra 5 - 55k(34m) / Hydra 7 - 72k(44m) / Hydra 9 - 91k(57m)

EVENT FORMAT

An open road sportive style cycle event with riders completing a prepared route. In future years we hope to introduce chipped timing but not for this year.

ENTRY FEE

£19.50 // all profits to Friends of Lethbridge School, registered charity 291895.

>>https://lethbridgeschool.org.uk/FriendsOfLethbridge.php<<

REGISTRATION

Wood Street, outside RUN. Please bring an electronic or printed copy of your Entry Central confirmation. Once registered riders can grab a free coffee and pastry.

REGISTRATION TIMES

Hydra 9 - 8am / Hydra 7 - 8:15am / Hydra 5 - 8:30am.

START TIMES

Hydra 9 - 8:45am / Hydra 7 - 9am / Hydra 5 - 9:15am.

PARKING

Britannia Place, The Planks and Prospect Place pay and display car parks are all within 100m of the start at Wood Street.

https://www.swindon.gov.uk/directory_record/22937/britannia_place_car_park https://www.swindon.gov.uk/directory_record/22956/the_planks_car_park https://www.swindon.gov.uk/directory_record/22950/prospect_place_car_park

FACILITIES

The Bank on Wood Street >>https://www.thebank.bar/<< will be open from 8am providing coffee and pastries for registered riders and toilet facilities. They will also be open for breakfast so bring family and friends along. Their brunch menu starts from £4 up to £8 for a full english. >>https://www.thebank.bar/images/food-drink-menus/restaurant-menu-thebank-april-2019.pdf<<

MOBILE MECHANIC

VeloWorks will be providing a mobile mechanic service from 8am through to 1pm. >>www.veloworks.co.uk.<< 07926 096532.

CHECKPOINTS

There will be two manned checkpoints stocked with water, bananas and sweets. Exact locations TBC.

YOUR DATA

We are using Entry Central to handle registration for the Hydra Ride. Their data privacy policy can be found >>by clicking here<<. They will provide us with your name, address, email, phone number, emergency phone number and the ride you have signed up to. We will use your data only for the purpose of running the event, including contacting you with information before the event and registration on the day. After the event, all copies of your data held by us will be deleted or destroyed. The only exception to this will be if you indicate opt-in, in which case we will keep only your email address for the purpose of notifying you of future Hydra events. We will keep your information secure and we will not pass it to any third parties.

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