Cancelled- Heroic Classic Sunday Ride-100 or 55 miler
Time & Location
About the Event
Ride the Beverley Heroic- “the Avon Valley Century Ride for all bikes and new heroes”
100 mile “The Beverley Heroic Classic”- 31 miles gravel dirt roads
50 mile “The Beverley Heroic Classic” only 9 miles dirt roads
Start: 100 miles 6.30 am 55 milers: 9.00 am
Terms and Conditions
By registering for this event you agree to the Terms and Conditions of the event? see here
Plus you agree that you have read and understood the insurance coverage that is part of your membership, as described in the Terms and Conditions.
Choose your start group, tell us about your bike, dob in a friend to volunteer
Keep your email entry confirmation and present on the day.
Entries Close Friday 9th October. Late entries Close midnight Tuesday 13 October.
Capped at 200 entries
Full Refunds will be given up until Midnight Friday 9 October 2020.
No refunds after this date.
See where the wheatbelt and great races began. Enjoy quiet roads, riverside riding, checkpoints in historic towns- its beautiful Western Australia.
6.30 am Beverley Heroic 100 miles-“The Heroic” with gravel and a bit of climbing.
Beverley Heroic 100miles – Beverley- Beverley-York top Rd to York Motor Museum, Waterfall Rd and Ashworth Rd to York Olive Oil Co. Helena Rd, Talbot West Rd, Talbot Hall Rd, Sandgate Rd to Beverley, Circuit of Town to finish at Town Hall, Vincent Street heading West.
9.00 am Beverley Heroic 55 miles-“The Heroic”-less gravel and less climbing.
Brevet Populaire 50 miles – Beverley- Beverley-York top Rd to York Motor Museum, Ashworth Rd to York Olive Oil Co. Cut Hil Rd and Qualen West Rd to Sandgate Rd, then South West Hwy to Beverley.Through Town to finish at Town Hall, Vincent Street heading West.
Yes, there is some gravel sections, and some climbs.
Choose your starting group:
Heroic bikes- think steel frame, downtube shifters and muddy faces.
Single and 3 speed bikes- new or Heroic,
Fast or Slow group any bike
On the day
Meet Beverley Town Hall for registration from 6.00 am
6.00-6.30 am Register 100 miles -BRING YOUR entry CONFIRMATION RECIEPT
Get a Brevet Card with map in the Beverley Town Hall.
6.20 am Riders Briefing The Beverley Heroic 100 mile
6.30 am The Beverley Heroic 100 mile starts
8.30 am-9.00 am Register 100 miles -BRING YOUR entry CONFIRMATION RECIEPT
8.50 am Riders Briefing Beverley Heroic 55 miles
9.00 am Beverley Heroic 55 miles starts
Follow the Brevet Card Map
Stop at checkpoints and get stamped, ticked, or clipped
See where the wheat belt began and racing Heroes rode the rough tracks.
finish at Beverley Town Hall, Beverley
1.30 pm Riders Return- Afternoon Tea BBQ for all riders at Beverley Town Hall, Beverley
3.30 pm presentation of prizes for “Spirit not speed!”
4.30 pm Riders Return- Afternoon Tea BBQ Closes
FAQ visit the website FAQ here.
To celebrate the more Heroic riders challenging themselves on the bikes of old, we want to know a bit about your bike. And we will make a table of the Hero points and shout from the roof tops your Heroic ride.
Age category prizes: Pre 1930, 1931-1949. 1950-1969, 1970-1987
Bike age: 1987 = 10 points, 1986 = 11 points, 1985 = 12 points…..1897 = 100 points (the Beverley Perth race first ran in 1897!)
Original: Frame only = 1 point, Frame and wheels = 2 point, everything original except perishables( tyres, seat, hand grips) = 3 points, Original everything= 5 points
Rear cog : Single = 5 points, 3-4 speed = 3 points, 5 to 7 speed = 2 points, 8 or above = 0 points
Frame: Steel or Vitus pre 1987 is 5 points, other = 0 points
Pedals: Toe clips and Straps= 5 points, other = 0 points (Toe clips were in popular use from the 20’s)
Shifters: Rod changer (front or rear) = 5 points, Internal Gear Hubs like Sturmey Archer/ Bendix/ BSA 2 to 5 speed = 3 points Downtube shifters= 2 points
Random points: cotter pins cranks= 3 points, team colours= 5 points
THIS IS AN UNSUPPORTED RIDE ON A SIGN POSTED ROUTE WITH A SWEEP BUS.
You are responsible for your own safety and equipment.
You are in charge of your speed & course on the variety of terrain on your ride.
You must carry everything you think is neccesary- like the olden days!
This is an organised group ride, a cyclo sportif style event, not a race!
NOT FOR CHILDREN UNDER 16.