2014 WRC – Gallery

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The Lapierre White Roads Classic - Gallery

Images from the inaugural Lapierre White Roads Classic in 2014.

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White road Sector 8 at Bishopstone (3300m)

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Signing on at the start.

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The last few riders get underway at the 2014 event.

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White road Sector 7 at Letcombe Castle (2600m).

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Dragon Hill – the climb up onto The Ridgeway from the Oxfordshire Plain near the Uffington White Horse (Sector 9).

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Dragon Hill

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The first feed station in Bishopstone at The Royal Oak.

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Italian focaccia and amaretti biscuits.

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Focaccia with rosemary and sea salt.

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Italian theme.

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Riders at the half-way point.

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Sector 7 at Letcombe Castle, just before a major descent from The Ridgeway into Wantage.

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The route of the White Roads Classic.

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Well-stocked feed stations.

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The final white road sector, which descends into Streatley-on-Thames, caused a few punctures.

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Another long gravel sector.

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The White gravel sectors are typically slightly downhill as the Ridgeway descends towards the Thames, and hence can be ridden quite fast.

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The bicycle-wheel pasta salad at the finish proved to be quite popular.

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Italian process at the finish – and bags of white chalk from The Ridgeway for every rider.

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The finish in Goring-on-Thames.

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Review of the 2014 White Roads Classic in Sportif Magazine.

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