26th EXE VALLEY RUN
Only British Motorcycles
(Exceptions made for volunteer marshals)
2017 ENTRY FORM & RUN INFORMATION
Don't do anything unless you think that it is safe.
RIDE WITHIN YOUR OWN AND YOUR BIKE'S CAPABILITIES.
|THE START AND FINISH POINT: The Sports Pavilion, Holly Close, Broadclyst, EX5 3JB (Broadclyst is on the B3181). From the South, at the Broadclyst Village Sign (green background), turn Right at the marked Y junction signposted Whimple. Pass Old Coach Road on the left and then at the sharp right hand bend take the fork to the Left (Woodbury View). After 200 yards turn Left into Woodland Road. Follow Woodland Road until you meet Holly Close. From the North, pass through Broadclyst until the signpost for Whimple. Turn left into Old Coach Road and then turn Left and continue on the route above. At the start/finish point Tea/Coffee can be obtained for a small donation to charity and toilet facilities are available.|
Booking in commences at 08.30am. Start 10.00am. Breakfast Stop 10.45am at Cullompton Rugby Club. Lunch Stop 1.30pm at The Anchor Inn, Exebridge. Leave Lunch Stop 2.30pm. Finish at Sports Pavilion 3.30pm for prizes and raffle completed by 4.30pm
|ON THE RUN:|
Riders will leave the start from 10am as directed so please be ready in time to depart. The start will be staggered in manageable groups, please follow directions as marshalled on the route. No marshall, means straight on. A map of the proposed route and route directions are available at the start, including waypoints as below. Alterations due to unforeseen circumstances may occur. About a third of the run is completed before the T stop at Cullompton Rugby club. The lunch break is at the Anchor Inn Exebridge at about two thirds distance and the last part of the circular route returns to the start for the prizegiving and signing off . Only those completing the route are eligible for prizes.The raffle is also drawn then, plus prizes for entrants. Raffle tickets can be purchased both at the start and the Lunch and T stops .
nb please be as quiet as possible , bear in mind it is a residential area. We can only hold these events with the tolerance of the community.
|SAFETY AND BREAKDOWNS: |
All entrants and marshals are requested to ride safely and abide by the Highway Code. A safety vehicle will follow up the run as directed by the Chief Marshal. The use of this facility is at the motorcycle rider/owners risk.
|SIGNING ON AND LEAVING THE RUN: |
On arrival at the start please sign on and collect your Run Number. Please return your run number either at the finish, or if you intend to break off and not complete the run. (Kindly also inform an official if leaving the run early).
At the start/finish point Tea/Coffee can be obtained for a small donation to charity and toilet facilities are available. Breakfast will be served in the Cullompton Rugby Clubhouse where toilet facilities are available. The usual Public House facilities are available at The Anchor Inn Lunch Stop including a carvery lunch if required.
|TROPHY PRESENTATIONS AND RAFFLE: |
Trophies will be presented for the best motorcycle in each class. Other trophies will be presented for best Club Bike and Best Overall plus some special awards. Raffle tickets will be on sale at the T Stop, Anchor Inn and the finish. The Club will be grateful to anyone who can contribute any raffle prizes (Please). Updates will be available on the club website www.exeterbritishmotorcycleclub.co.uk
|FINISH AND SIGN OFF: Sports Pavilion. Broadclyst.
The assistance of the marshalls is strongly appreciated and we hope they enjoy the run.We ask if they may be prepared to tell motorcycling pals and encourage them to be part of the marshall team in future, if so please let Stewart Wilkins (club chairman) know.
Thanks and hope you enjoyed your ride, please do return next year.
|From Holly close right into Woodlands rd||0.0 M|
|Left at T out of Woodlands rd||1.0 M|
|[After 500 yds rd bears left at fork, stay left]|
|Enter Whimple village, miniroundabout straight on||5.0 M|
|2nd miniroundabout straight on.||5.1 M|
|Left into Talaton Rd||7.0 M|
|Right at T junction, signed Fairmile pass Escot on left||9.0 M|
|T junction, take left onto old A30 through Fenny Bridges joining B3177, under railway and A30 bridges, on old A30 straight road to Left turn signed Weston.||12.1 M|
|After sharp left bend turn Right at T junction, signed Buckerell and Weston||13.5 M|
|Through Weston, over weak bridge on R Otter on to T junction, (Laurel Bank), turn left onto A373 signed Cullompton.||14.6 M|
|A373 through Godford Cross, Colliton, Dulford and Post Cross to roundabout.||23.4 M|
|Straight across roundabout, (signed Town Centre/B3181).||23.9 M|
|Straight across new roundabout 1st exit. Straight across Tesco r.about||24.1 M|
|T junction, traffic lights turn left.||24.3M|
|Through Cullompton town to r.about. Turn right (3rd exit)||24.9M|
|Turn Left on sharp R hand bend signed Rugby Club 200 yds then turn into car park||25.7M|
|Turn Right out of signed exit from Rugby Club||0.0M|
|Turn right at T junction||0.2M|
|Turn Left at r.about (1st exit)||0.8M|
|2 sets Traffic lights straight over, thru town centre||1.8M|
|Straight over mini r.about 1st Exit), 2nd mini roundabout 1ST exit to Willand thru village straight over roundabout 2nd exit B3181||3.5M|
|Turn Right at T junction mini roundabout. Waterloo cross (Old Well gdn centre on rt) sp B3181/A38||6.00M|
|A38 take narrow left fork (before Beam Bridge ph) sp Holy Well lake.||12.0M|
|Thru Langord Budville.||14.0M|
|B3187 to T junction, turn left onto B3227, (signed Wiveliscombe).||19.4 M|
|B3227 to Wiveliscombe, straight across roundabout then traffic lights and stay on B3227. Through Pettons Cross, Shillingford, and then into Bampton Town. Bear right in town, on uphill stretch turn sharp right then left. (Signed Dulverton).||31.2 M|
|Continue on and then down through woods, to T junction. Turn right onto A396.||33.4 M|
|After 100yds left fork by island cottage 250 yds to Anchor Inn on the left, left into cp||33.7 M|
|ANCHOR INN [Exbridge] ~ FOR LUNCH STOP nb use pub car park||0|
|Turn right out of car park and right at T junction A396 signed Tiverton.||0.2 M|
|Follow A396 to Black Cat and go straight over X roads signed Tiverton & Exeter.||3.1 M|
|A 396 to Exeter Inn roundabout, turn right still on A396 signed Tiverton.||4.9 M|
|Through Bolham to roundabout at Tiverton and go straight ahead A3126.||10.1 MM|
|Follow signs, straight ahead, A3126 Bickleigh. At next roundabout turn right.||10.5 M|
|A3126, then through more roundabouts
following signs to Bickleigh rejoin
A396 and follow on to Bickleigh Bridge.
|Bickleigh Bridge follow signs A396 Exeter, continue on to Rewe. In Rewe turn left, (signposted Columbjohn).||20.0 M|
|Follow Columbjohn road over weak bridge to Danes Cross. Turn left.||21.6 M|
|Follow road with Killerton House on left to T junction signed Broadclyst. Turn right.||22.4 M|
|On to T junction. B3181 signed Broadclyst, turn right.||22.9 M|
|B3181 to Broadclyst left at CCollege
sp, straight on, left into Woodlands rd,
Left into Holly Close to Sports Pavilion for refreshments and Prizegiving
|Total mileage: Approximately 82
M. General timings: Start 10.00, T Stop 1100 - 11.30,
Anchor Inn (Lunch, judging, raffle) 12.30 - 14.00, Sports Pavillion (Finish) 15.00 for prizes.
You are 100% responsible for your bike and how you ride it. Don't do anything unless you think that it is safe.
RIDE WITHIN YOUR OWN AND YOUR BIKE'S CAPABILITIES.
HAVE FUN~ HAVE A GOOD DAY
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