Kinesis Crossbones GRX

Due to problems with finding a suitable new venue, Crossbones will not take place in 2018.

Kinesis CrossBones Gravelcross - a late autumn Gravelcross monster!

We head for the Deep South (Downs) for a late autumn Gravelcross monster! The Kinesis CrossBones Gravelcross takes you over a steep-sided landscape, steeped in history. Anciemt barrows, burial grounds, earthworks and hill forts are your backdrop as dirt, chalk, tarmac and grit are your roll under your tyres.

This is off piste South Downs; a ride to show you that there is so much more to this area than just the South Downs Way. Ride over the stunning Chanctonbury and Cissbury Rings, through the woods at Angmering, climb from the river at Arundel high onto the downs above Amberley. The route criss-crosses this corner of the South Downs ridge, using every contour to deliver a magnificent open hill adventure!

Three route distances from 36-75km are there to choose from, to tailor the adventure to your fit, and anything from gravel bikes to plus tyred MTBs will have a blast on this course! And as ever, full sign posting, rider support, feed stations, digital mapping (and old fashioned paper maps!) ride timing and post ride catering will all be on hand to complete your day. Don’t miss this awesome addition to our Gravelcross line up!

75, 57 & 36km course options.

Event Location

Clapham & Patching Village Hall, 201 Long Furlong, Worthing BN13 3UT

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Event Times
Registration Opens 8:00am
First Ride Start 8:30am (9:00am 40km)
Last Ride Start 9:30am (10:00am 40km)
Event Centre Closes 4:00pm
  • Full Route
  • £29*
  • The big, no compromise challenge
  • Full course marking
  • Detailed route map
  • Support vehicle / mechanical assistance on the course
  • Free energy drink
  • 2 Support/feed stations on route
  • Free allocation of energy snacks for each rider at support stations and finish
  • On site catering – Hot and cold food and drinks
  • Electronic rider timing
  • Finish Line results
  • Finishers medal
  • Website results service
  • * +£2 in last week of booking, +£5 on the day
  • Mid Route
  • £29*
  • A great ride for any enthusiast
  • Full course marking
  • Detailed route map
  • Support vehicle / mechanical assistance on the course
  • Free energy drink
  • 2 Support/feed stations on route
  • Free allocation of energy snacks for each rider at support stations and finish
  • On site catering – Hot and cold food and drinks
  • Electronic rider timing
  • Finish Line results
  • Finishers medal
  • Website results service
  • * +£2 in last week of booking, +£5 on the day
  • Short Route
  • £26*
  • The ideal morning ride or a great introduction
  • Full course marking
  • Detailed route map
  • Support vehicle / mechanical assistance on the course
  • Free energy drink
  • Support/feed station on route
  • Free allocation of energy snacks for each rider at support stations and finish
  • On site catering – Hot and cold food and drinks
  • Electronic rider timing
  • Finish Line results
  • Finishers medal
  • Website results service
  • * +£2 in last week of booking, +£5 on the day

Courses

CX Sportive courses are designed to cover a variety of terrains, typically to the following percentages:

60% Road (mostly back lanes)
25% fast tracks (fire road/farm track)
10% bridleway
5% singletrack (semi-technical off road)


CrossBones GRX route profiles

75
kilometres
1500
metres climb
20
metres/km
26%
max. gradient
57
kilometres
1130
metres climb
19.8
metres/km
18%
max. gradient
36
kilometres
600
metres climb
16.6
metres/km
15%
max. gradient


ENTER JUNIOR RIDERS (Under 16s)

Under 16s can enter free!*

We require that under 16s must be accompanied by a responsible adult on the ride, and that a junior riders parent or guardian gives permission for the junior rider takes part, based on their (the parent or guardian’s) good judgement of the junior rider’s ability to successfully complete the ride. Unaccompanied juniors may be refused participation in the event. If you want any advice about the events to help you decide whether they a right for juniors in your group, we’re happy to discuss it with you.

*Well, almost; there is a nominal one penny transaction charge.

ENTER AN U16 FOR THIS EVENT
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