This will be a great challenge taking in some of the iconic Derbyshire road climbs. Matlock Mettle will test your climbing with six tough climbs and takes in some iconic locations en route. Bakewell is the perfect opportunity to start and end the ride making this the ideal time to sample a famous Bakewell Pudding or visit the ever popular Fish and Chip shop for some well-earned reward.
For the serious rider tackling the route can be done none stop to get a competitive time. The leisure rider can use the route as a great training ride whilst taking in some of the best scenery in the area. You may even be able to get this route done in a morning, afternoon or even after work.Along the way there are numerous Café’s for refuelling.
How to enter the Polaris Matlock Mettle Challenge
Just email a screen shot of your ride from Strava , Map My Ride or other ride mapping tools, along with your name and an email address, should we need to contact you to inform you that you have won, be sure to include your moving time (time taken to completed the ride) to email@example.com
We will publish your times on a time sheet below once the ride is live so you can compare your time to your friends and others, If you would prefer to remain anonymous please send us an alias or nickname that we can use. .
Matlock Mettle is a FREE to enter and just a bit of fun. It will hopefully get you out enjoying your summer cycling.
It is not a race! We will select the winners at random from the list of entries, so everyone who completes the route has a fair chance of winning.
Prizes - First Prize will be a £100 Voucher for our online store. 3 runners up will receive 40% discount codes for the site
Handy with a camera?
– Why not tag us in your riding pictures #polarismettle
on Instagram and Twitter . We’ll award the best picture with a £20 Voucher
for our online store.