FAQ’s

Q; Where can we stay in and around Wooler?

A; There a number of different options for accommodation. Have a look on www.wooler.org.uk  which tells you about Wooler and the accommodation in the vicinity. Or, www.northumberlandnationalpark.org.uk  You can also go to www.visitnorthumberland.com 

http://www.theheartofnorthumberland.co.uk

http://www.nnta.org

 

Q; Will there be changing and toilet facilities at the start and finish?

A; Yes, The Glendale Middle School will be available which is right at the start/finish line

Q; Do I have to be registered with British Cycling to enter The Wooler Wheel?

A; No, it’s not a requirement of entry. However, there are benefits to being a member if you are a keen cyclist. If you want to take a look at the membership benefits, go to British Cycling

Q; Will there be electronic mapping available for this event?

A; Yes, it will be made available nearer the date.

Q; Will the routes be signposted or is a GPS system totally necessary?

A; The routes will be signposted, so no GPS system needed

Q; Will there be feeding stations on route?

A; Yes, there are two official feeding stations on the 100km route with two additional water stops.

Q; Is the route all on tarmac or is it mixed?

A; The Wooler Wheel is an all tarmac event.

Q; Does the route go clockwise or anti clockwise?

A; Anti clockwise

5 thoughts on “FAQ’s

  1. Where does event start and is car parking available as I will be driving up that morning from Newcastle?

  2. Hi, the event starts in Wooler at the Cheviot Centre – we will be sending an information pack by e-mail nearer the date with health and safety, car parking and other details nearer the date of the event.

  3. Hi Rob. There are 275 doing the 100km and another 75 doing the 50km and yes, we will have a ‘rolling’ start. You will be getting a manual nearer the date with all the info. WW

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