Race a fully laden bike from the boathouse to the Event Village. The fastest time wins the panniers and their contents. 

This is probably the most light-hearted ride at the event, with a nod towards the travelling cyclist who carries everything on a trip, including the kitchen sink. We will kit out a touring bike with a loaded Ortlieb pannier set-up filled with beers and firewood (and maybe even a kitchen sink) and set you off from the boathouse on the lake shore, to the Event Village along a course with a thigh-busting 15 metres of vertical gain.

The rules are simple: turn up to take part, and bring your own helmet...

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