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FITZ's CHALLENGE

Until you've done Fitz's Challenge, you cannot boast about completing the hardest ride!

Fitz's Challenge is Canberra’s biggest and best known long-distance one-day participation cycling event offering you the choice of five fantastic challenges.
Not for the faint-hearted and includes some of the toughest climbs in the Canberra region.
Test your skills, fitness and endurance by taking on the Brindabella Ranges.

26th October 2014

Visit Fitz's Challenge

Event Description
255km Fitz's Extreme*
5000m total climb

South through Cotter Reserve and Tharwa to Rendezvous Creek via Tidbinbilla Tracking Station. Returning via Orroral, Honeysuckle Creek, Corin Dam before returning through Cotter Reserve then Uriarra Crossing

205km Fitz's Epic*
4030m total climb
Through Uriarra Crossing to Tharwa then Rendezvous Creek, returning via Honeysuckle Cree and Corin Forest, returning through Tharwa and Cotter Reserve
165km Fitz's Classic
2940m total climb
Through Uriarra Crossing to Tharwa then Rendezvous Creek, returning through Tharwa and Cotter Reserve
105km Tharwa Challenge
1660m total climb
Through Uriarra Crossing to Tharwa, returning through Cotter Reserve
50km Tidbinbilla Challenge
880m total climb
Out and back through Cotter Reserve to Tanners Flat.

 

*The 255 km and 205 km rides have Audax brevet status and are qualifying rides for the Audax Alpine Classic ACE 250

Climb values based on 75% smoothing factor.


 

 

 

 

 
Fitz's Challenge is conducted by Pedal Power, supporting the work of the The Kids Cancer Project
 

 


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