VC Venta Summer Road Race 2020


In light of the public guidance in relation to the Covid-19 virus, VC Venta has taken the decision to cancel the Men’s Road Race due to take place on Sunday, 21st June. We hope to be able to reschedule the event for later in the year.

The Velo Club Venta Summer Road Race is set for Sunday 21st June 2020,  starting at 10 am,on the Stockbridge Down circuit.

  • Start Time: 10 am
  • Race Distance: 65 miles
  • Race Category 2/3
  • Event HQ: Test Valley School, Roman Road, Stockbridge, SO22 6HA


Neutralised from HQ to the start/finish line (approx 2 miles). Turn right from school entrance onto the A30, through Stockbridge to RAB where take 2nd exit onto the B3049 (M) and up the climb to the finish area at the National Trust Stockbridge Down Trail gates. Proceed on the B3049 towards Winchester for approx 3 miles. Turn left (M) onto unclassified road and proceed for approx 2miles through Crawley Village (M) to junction with A272. Turn left (M) and proceed on A272 for approx 1.5 miles to junction with A30. Turn left (M) and proceed on A30 towards Stockbridge for approx 5 miles. Take 1st exit at roundabout (M) to continue on A30 to next roundabout, where take 1st exit (M) back onto B3049. Continue for approx 1 mile to cross start/finish line to complete 1 lap (13miles)

Complete 5 full laps, then on 6th circuit continue for 1.0 miles on the B3049 to finish by gates to the Stockbridge Down Trails.