Alresford 60 (Amended Route)


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The time limit for this event is between 3hr 10min and 4hr 45 mins.  Should you arrive inside the minimum time there will be no one at the finish to record your success in completing the course.
THIS EVENT IS NOT A RACE
You are strongly advised to consult OS Landranger 185 or suitable navigational aid before starting the event.

Route
Start at Romsey Bus Station GR SU353211
R out of the Bus Station via the EXIT
L at mini Rbt
1st L
SO at TL
1st exit at mini Rbt (A3090)
L a TL in Cupernham Lane
R into Woodley Lane
L at T (Braishfield Road)
SO at temporary TL – YOU MUST OBEY THEM
Continue to BRAISHFIELD
R at school into Common Hill Road (3.7 miles)
Continue through LOWER SLACKSTEAD to climb Merdon Hill to STANDON
R at T with A3090 (6.75 miles)
Continue through HURSLEY
L into Poles Lane sp M3 – STANDING AND RUNNING WATER IN POLES LANE
Continue to OTTERBOURNE
L at Rbt into Main Road
2nd R sp Shawford and Twyford (turning just before the road crosses the M3)
Continue through SHAWFORD and TWYFORD
SO at TL into Hazeley Road
Continue to MORESTEAD
R at T
Continue on this road until the X at STEPHEN’S CASTLE DOWN (18.7 Miles)
L at X
SO at The Milburys (20.2 miles)
Continue through BEAUWORTH
SO at X (A272) to CHERITON (23 miles)
L and T onto B3046 to ALRESFORD
R at X
L to OLD ALRESFORD B3046 (26 miles)Continue through SWARRATON – THERE IS A VERY LARGE POTHOLE IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE “SWARRATON” SIGN BY A FALLEN TREE
L (sp Northington) Up hill – Potholes (30.10 miles)
L at T (sp East Stratton)
1st R to EAST STRATTON
L to cross over motorway
L at T A33
Next R to MICHELDEVER – THERE IS STANDING WATER IN THE VILLAGE
L (sp Stoke Charity)
Continue  through STOKE CHARITY, WONSTON to SUTTON SCOTNEY –  Potholes
R at T (sp Whitchurch/Bullington)
L at O onto A30
Over A34
Take 2nd R onto B3420 towards Wherwell (40.7 miles)
1st L
L at T in village
Continue through CHILBOLTON
L at T (A3057)
Through LECKFORD
R to LONGSTOCK
L at T
SO at X to HOUGHTON
L at T to HORSEBRIDGE (51.4 miles)
L at T to KINGS SOMBOURNE
L at T onto A3057
R at church in KINGS SOMBOURNE
Through FURZEDOWN and BRAISHFIELD to Sandy Lane X
R into Sandy Lane
L and T with A3057
Finish and World of Water, Romsey (59.6 miles)

Key:
R = turn right
L = turn left
SO = straight on
X = crossroads
T = T junction
Y = Y junction
Rbt = roundabout
TL = traffic light
Sp = sign post
Place names in lower case = the route goes in that direction
Place names in UPPER CASE = the route goes there.