Test your pedal power on Wincobank’s famous Jenkin Road on Saturday 4th July 2015

Jenkin Road will be closed to traffic on Saturday July 4th

for a chance to pit pedal power against the hill that tested the Tour de France elite cyclists in 2014

10am – 12 noon Community Event – a fun challenge for anyone, any age to ride or push their bike to the top of Wincobank Hill without risk of danger from traffic

10am – 11am: Half Hill Climb – from Jenkin Drive to the top

11am – 12 noon: Whole Hill Climb (well, nearly) – from Lincoln Street to the top. Certificates for all finishers and a prize for the best dressed bike and rider The access points will be open from

12 – 12.30pm to allow residents to get in or out . Provision will also be made for emergency access during the day. .

12.30 – 2.30 pm Côte de Jenkin Road Time Trial


Come and cheer on the super serious cyclists as they race against the clock from Lincoln Street and finishing at the top

Be at the Community Fete on Wincobank Common for

  • refreshments and the presentation of souvenir certificates.
  • help decorating your bike, scooter or buggy for the Whizzy Wheels Parade!
  • Fun Fundraising – Community Information – Games and Activities

Live on the route? Get decorating... Be the best dressed house.

You don’t live on the route? Help us decorate the railings – with artwork, bunting or your organisation’s banner – deliver in advance to ensure it can be safely secured.

Would you like a stall at our Community Fete? There will be a small charge of £10 for not-for-profit-organisations towards the hire cost of a table, chair and shelter or £20 for commercial stalls. Hope you can join us!

For further information or to book a stall

please contact Penny Rea 07980 143776


Please note – this is the current plan all details are subject to change if unforeseen circumstances dictate

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