The Venue

The ride starts and finishes at Oaklands College Campus, Hatfield Road, St Albans, AL4 0JA. Vehicle access is via South Drive. Click on the 'Start Location' button (right) to see a map of the area.

Check-in (and entering on the day)

The start is very busy.  For those who have pre-entered, we strongly recommend that you check in at least half an hour before your start time.  Check-in opens at 8am, and start times are:

•  8.45am or 9:00am for 40 mile riders (choose your start time when you enter)
•  9.15am for 30 mile riders
•  9.30am for 20 mile riders
•  9.45am for 10 mile riders

At check-in you will be given a SACCR T-shirt, a rider number bib, a route card and a coloured route sticker.  Please wear the T-shirt, and display the number and sticker so that they are visible to the route marshals.

Anyone entering the event on the day may do so from 8:00am.  Please note that we cannot guarantee a T-shirt to anyone entering on the day.

Check-in will close promptly at 10.30am.  Anyone who has not checked in by 10:30am will not be able to start the ride.