VELOTHON WALES Cardiff Sunday 9th July

2017 VELOTHON Wales promises to deliver a truly spectacular cycling event.

Nick Patow has created a team “GS Avanti” for VELOTHON 140km Sportive on Sunday 9th July 2017, Cardiff and registration is open now!.

Entering under the team link below will mean we will start together, so if you are entering and want to start collectively with other Avanti riders, you can use one of the below links to join the team.

If you haven’t registered yet, you can register and join the team here:;i=59c9de53-dee2-4a53-b144-7efacd36b02b&_p=9287233612418262

If you’ve already registered, you can join the team here (PASSWORD is GSAvanti01)

You can also find more information at the event website:



  1. Profile photo of Graham ChannonGraham Channon Post author

    Yes Marek and I will be booking ASAP – thanks for drawing my attention to the event – I’ve given it a bit of marketing sprinkle in the hope we can get a good turn out : )

  2. Profile photo of Nick PatowNick Patow

    Hi All,
    If you are registering and looking to join the Avanti Team at the same time, I understand you will need the password. It is GSAvanti01.
    Currently those who have signed up and joined the team are Simon and Claire Clarke, John Caine, Graham Channon and myself. Marek and Steve Butler are in the event and due to join the team entry to take its number up to 7 starters.

  3. Profile photo of Graham ChannonGraham Channon Post author

    Should be fine Lee to retrospectively join us in our sheep pen : )

    You got digs? Marek and I have found a bargain hotel 4 miles outside Cardiff

  4. Profile photo of Lee PowellLee Powell

    Cheers Nick, I’ve joined the group, i’ve got a friend who’ll also be riding. Entered it last year, great event. Looking forward to it.

  5. Profile photo of Lee PowellLee Powell

    Graham, We’ve got a Travelodge in town. There’s a great Brazilian restaurant in town that has a meat carver moving table to table, 14 different types of meat, Great for a post ride feast 🙂

  6. Profile photo of Nick PatowNick Patow

    Hi all,
    For anyone considering doing this ride, or already in it, but not yet joined the “Avanti Team”, the cut off to sign up to be in the team is 2nd June ( Those in the team are guaranteed to be in the same starting pen together) .

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