Course Routes


There are four courses to choose from, ensuring that riders at all levels can participate. All courses start and finish at the Moore Creek Tennis Club, 1019 Upper Moore Creek Road. Read on to select which course you would like to ride. The distances are:

  • Escorted Course - 15km
  • Short Course - 25km
  • Medium Course - 45km
  • Long Course- 100km

Start Times


Each course has a designated start time, leaving from the Moore Creek Tennis Club, 1019 Upper Moore Creek Road.

The registration tent will be open from 6.30am, you register online and collect your rider bib at the registration tent on the day.

Once you have received your rider bib, make your way to the starting area before the course opening time.All riders should register 30 minutes before the scheduled start time for their chosen course.   

100km Long Course

7.00am

45km Medium Course

8.30am

25km Short Course

9.00am

15km Escorted Course

9:30am


Course Profiles

Escorted Course‚Äč - 15km

Est. Moving Time Distance Elevation Gain
00:33:58 13.68 68.53
hours km meters

The escorted course is a comfortable 15km in length. It departs from the tennis club at 9.30am and travels a relatively flat course to the north east.

This course is escorted by a lead car, supported by a follow car and is chaperoned by some experienced riders. This course is ideal for kids and families( all riders must be over 12) , or riders who are looking for an introduction to road cycling at a comfortable pace. 

Click on the map profile to the left to see the course in more detail.


Short Course - 25km

Est. Moving Time Distance Elevation Gain
00:57:42 23.23 109.23
hours km meters

The short course is just under 25km in length. It departs from the tennis club at 9.00am. 

This course is best suited to new riders who are looking for a social and non competitive ride for an hour or two at their own pace, without the constraints of the lead and follow cars present on the escorted course. 

Click on the map profile to the left to see the course in more detail.


Medium Course - 45km

Est. Moving Time Distance Elevation Gain
01:49:46 44.20 464.80
hours km meters

The medium course is 45km in length. It departs from the tennis club at 8am. 

This course is designed to appeal to the fitter and more experienced occasional rider/ beginner Saturday rider who wants a few challenges over a distance that will get the legs and heart pumping but is not too long.   

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Long Course 98km

Est. Moving Time Distance Elevation Gain
04:21:45 105.38 948.29
hours km meters

The long course is just over 100km in length. It departs from the tennis club at 7am. 

This course is for those club and social riders who want to make the most of the day, over a social, but competitive ride that takes in some great scenery over a long course of quiet country roads.

Designed for maximum distance and minimal road traffic, this is the ideal course for keen local riders and those regular club riders who are travelling to Tamworth for the event.

Click on the map profile to the left to see the course in more detail.

Road Rules and Pedal the Peel Cycling Etiquette


We recommend and endorse safe riding. Please:

  • Obey all road rules
  • Always correctly wear your approved helmet
  • Wear clothing that increases your visibility to other road users
  • Don't ride more than two abreast
  • Don't pass on the left of a cyclist
  • Always call 'passing' when you are overtaking a fellow cyclist
  • Always signal and call when you are stopping and move to the left had side of the road
  • Eat and drink regularly, your body need constant fuel
  • Take your space on the road keeping clear of the edge