The 70km route takes in some stunning scenery around Kent, following the first and last parts of the 115km route. Starting
After taking in the scenery and some food, the course descends into Brasted and then climb Crockham Hill. After descending into Four Elms the two distances split. The 70km riders take a left at the crossroads in Four Elms and head back to Bough Beech village, where the 115km route re-joins the course. Both sets of riders continue to Chiddingstone Causeway before turning left to Weald and climbing Hubbards Hill.
Heading out of Sevenoaks with a final descent of River Hill, riders return to Hildenborough and the finish line back at the VO2 Cycling HQ.
Riders on the 115km route join their fellow cyclists as both routes follow the same course out of Hildenborough towards Sevenoaks and Knowle Park. This section of the route tackles the well known Ide Hill before the long routes split off towards Edenbridge.
You'll start climbing again before heading out towards the Ashdown Forest and another climb up Chuck Hatch. The feed station awaits at the top of the climb, with stunning views
Descend into Groombridge and across to Penshurst to climb up past PORC on Grove Road. From there the route winds its way back across to Bough Beech and onto Chiddingstone Causeway. You'll tackle the final major climb of the day, Hubbards Hill, before heading out of Sevenoaks, down River Hill and back to the Walled Garden