Shortlist symbol Add to shortlist button.

Search and Shortlist

Shortlist symbol Add to shortlist button.

Venue Type



Keyword Search


image for Cycle Event item typeThe iwoca Struggle Hill Climb at Amblesideadd to shortlist

Cycle Event, Sun 20 Sep 2020, free entry

The iwoca Struggle Hill Climb

The iwoca Struggle Hill Climb

2019 winner Dan Evans!


Organised by former patient Jack Talbot, cyclists race to the top of Ambleside’s infamous 2.7 miles hill. With an average 8.2% climb and a maximum reported gradient of 24%, The Struggle certainly lives up to its name.

This epic beast promises to test your fitness, bravery, and determination, as riders’ reach speeds of up to 80mph on their descent back to the starting line.

You can bring your friends and family along to this iconic climb in support of the Great North Air Ambulance Service life-saving mission.

Please note participants need to be a member of a cycling time trial (CTT) affiliated club.

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 20 Sep 2020 10:01 to 13:00
Riders to begin at 1-minute intervals from 10:01 am


Free entry

£15 entry fee (100% of fee going to the Great North Air Ambulance)


Plan route to Ambleside using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: NY 377044  Lat: 54.43117 Long: -2.96186

Like what you see? Follow us