The Flatlands 600

606km cycling event starting from Dunmow, Essex. Controls at Red Lodge, Whittlesey, Boston, Kirton-In-Lindsey, Glew’s Garage, Goole, Gainsborough, Sleaford, Spalding, Chatteris and Dunmow.

Not entirely flat, but lots of Fenland [beware the wind!] and commercial controls with 24-hour garages at night. Easy night navigation on A & B roads. Breakfast before the start included.

Budget hotels at around 300 and 400km, though ‘Audax Hotels’ [bus shelters] are available! Postal finish/pub control 09:00 – 22:00 Sunday.

THIS IS A CALENDAR EVENT – Here is a link to a permanent version named The Flatliner 600.

Key Information

Distance 600km (606km)
Speed 15-30 km/h
Duration 40h 00m
Climb 1132m
AAA Points 0
Category BRM [PBP]
Body Audax Club Mid-Essex
Audax Points 6
Event Number 23-549
GPS files available from organiser? Yes
Mudguards Required? Yes
Toilets as Start? Yes
Shoestring Event, few or no facilities or AUK controllers? Yes
Secure(ish) luggage storage at start? Yes
Parking at start? Yes
Free or reasonably priced refreshments at start and/or finish? Yes
eBrevet Available?


Route Detail

Links and Downloads

Please be aware that the final files may not have been uploaded onto the site at time of accessing this page. Prior year files may have been provided for information/planning purposes, these are easily identifiable as the year is include in the filename. The final files are normally available the week before an event – following the route check.

The event is finished.

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