Deadwater 100 Race @ Kielder
Join some other GMBCers for this event run by Cold Brew Events
Deadwater 100 will host the 2021 MTB Marathon British Champs. This will be alongside the some other grueling rides. You’ll have a choice of entering:
- MTB Marathon British Champs 100km (2 laps)
- 100 mile race (3 laps)
- 100km sportive (2 laps)
You’ll need a British Cycling race licence for the British Champs but the other two are open to anyone with the legs to take them on.
For more information or to enter go to: https://deadwater100.com/
Saturday 7th Aug 2021
Kielder Castle, Kielder, Northumberland, NE48 1ER.
What are the distances?
The British Championships for both males and females will be 100km.
In addition to the British Champs there are two rides which anyone can enter. There is a 100km sportive and a 100 mile race.
Marshals will be positioned all along the race route for the safety of the riders. There will be various feed stations to top up your water and get some nibbles. You need to carry everything you normally would for such a long distance ride.
100km British Championship: £50
100km sportive: £40
100 mile race: £50
Entry includes an event memento, safety team, marshalled and sign posted route, comms cover, feed/water stations, lots of prize categories for the race, bucket fulls of climbing.
16:00-21:00 – Registration open in Kielder Castle
06:00 – Registration opens in Kielder Castle
07:30 – Registration closes
7:45 – Safety briefing
08:00 – Start of Deadwater 100
There are a number of Forestry Commission car parks near to the castle with ample amounts of space. Remember to pay and display as vehicles do get checked by FC staff. If you are staying on Kielder campsite then you’re already parked and a stones throw away from the castle.
Registration will take place at Kielder Castle which can be easily found from the main road or anywhere in the Kielder area. Postcode NE44 1ER