HCC282: Henley-Oxford-Henley 39
By: Paul Warren
Start on Brick Kiln Lane just before the bridge under the A4074 (SP538016). Head northeast under the A4074 and take the 2nd exit at the roundabout to head south east on the slip road onto the A4074. Take the 2nd exit at the Golden Balls roundabout to continue straight ahead on the A4074 (SU559976)Take the 2nd exit at the Berinsfield roundabout to continue straight ahead on the A4074 (SU571959)Take the 2nd exit at the Shillingford roundabout to continue straight ahead on the A4074 (SU597926)Take the 3rd exit at the Elm Bridge roundabout to continue straight ahead on the A4074 (SU610919)Take the 2nd exit at the Crowmarsh roundabout, taking the A4130 towards Henley (SU621890) Take the 1st exit at the roundabout after Nettlebed, to continue straight ahead on the A4130 (SU703866)Circle the first mini roundabout in Henley to retrace steps on the A4130 (SU760830) (M1)Retrace the same route in reverse to the slip road off the A4074 to Sandford Upon Thames (SP539014)Finish shortly before the mini roundabout with Brick Kiln Lane (SP537014) (distance: approximately 39.5 miles)
Marshals referred to in this course description (M1, M2) etc may be provided solely to indicate the course direction. They have no role whatsoever in the risk assessment itself.
Course Restrictions: Consult LWDC Secretary
Course History: This course was historically run as a “point to point” race in which competitors were free to choose their own route. In order to enable a risk assessment to be completed, the course has been changed to follow a single prescribed route: riders must follow the route described above.