WCCG - Chennai Cyclists
Enduro Series - Resilience 555km Ride
The fourth event of the "WCCG Enduro Series" is the Resilience 555kms. This route will take you through the foot steps of Vandiyadevan from Ponniyin selvan and will make you feel like a warrior on the horse.
Date – 5th August, Friday
Start Time - 5th August, 05:00PM
Cut off Time - 37:30 hours
End Time - 7th August, 06:30AM
Route – Just Buy cycles,Tambaram – Tindivanam – Ulundurpet – Veppur – Virudhachalam – Jayankondam – Veeracholapuram – Kattumannarkoil – Veeranam Lake – Sethiathoppu – Chidambaram – Virudhachalam – Ulundurpet – Tindivanam - Just Buy cycles,Tambaram.
Starting from JBC Tambaram, riders will be going in GST till Veppur, the entire night will be on GST with availability of shops, restrooms and places to rest. Take left at Veppur towards Virudhachalam early in the morning to enjoy the scenic route till Jayankondam (shops are less in this route, fast riders please refill in Veppur). Enjoy the beautiful structure of Gangaikonda cholpauram and reach the organisers at designated point(details will be shared later) to get yourself refreshed and have a chat with volunteers. With full of energy get ready to climb the horse and walk through the lake side of the great Veeranam lake and enjoy the awesomeness of the nature.(The stretch from Meensurutty to Kannamangalam is 8.5kms and has few bad roads here and there). The complete stretch following Kannamangalam till Chidambaram too is scenic with pale green beautiful trees welcoming you. Reaching Chidambaram don’t forget to admire and capture a selfie in front of the great Thillai natrajar temple. Lets get back home guys all though a different route via Sethiathoppu junction to Ulundurpet crossing Virudachalam. (Roads from Virudhacalam to Ulundurpet has few bad stretches due to road construction). Get back to GST and march towards JBC to meet the eagerly waiting volunteers. (Aadi kaathu can challenge your grit towards the finish line, save some extra time)
Route map (use laptop to view the route map) -
GPX File - https://ridewithgps.com/routes/40173017
Google maps - https://goo.gl/maps/57YzDbbQJkFnNTnt8
Rule book for Enduro Series - https://shorturl.me/s6YH6U
Note - The ride is entirely Self Supported
REWARDS: A special and unique medal for all the finishers
Registration closes on 31st July, 2022
Registration Fee - Rs. 999 (Including 18% GST)
Minimum eligibility for participation in the ride - Having completed a 400+km ride before
Mandatory for the ride
Is there any time limit for completing the 555km Ride?
Yes, 37 hours 30 minutes is the cut off time for the ride finish. Ride starts from Just Buy Cycles, Tambaram on 5th Aug 05.00 PM and the ride shall be finished within 7th Aug 06.30 AM
Is it a physical in person event?
Yes, all riders have to physically report to Just Buy Cycles, Tambaram and ride in the planned route. The event is not virtual
Are there any age limit for participating in this ride?
Yes, only riders above the age of 18 is allowed
I would like to understand the detailed rules for this event !!
Refer to the rule book - https://shorturl.me/s6YH6U