The Dorset Coast 200km Audax

Challenging cyclists for over 40 years





Next running on Sunday 25th March 2018





2 distances:

The Coastlet 100km

The Coast 200km





Sunday 25th March 2018

For GPX files and route sheets, please click here

Both events start and finish at the Purbeck Sports Centre behind Purbeck School in Wareham.

PARKING – free parking is available in front of the school: turn right immediately after the gates.
Please DO NOT use the other car parks on the school / sports centre grounds.

Registration will be open from 07.10 in the ‘Allstars Bar’ on the first floor of the sports centre at the back of the school.
Please remove cycling shoes before going upstairs

Tea and coffee at registration is included in your entry fee.
Café coffee, and a full breakfast menu are available in The Allstars Bar from 7am (payment by cash or card)

The Allstars Bar is fully licensed, and has a full bar menu (plus daily specials) and you can buy food and drink after the event.
Last orders for food is 8pm.

Full value riders please note that the bar closes, and we have to leave the building at 9.15pm sharp.

There are shower facilities in the sports centre –
showers cost £2, please bring your own towel and ask at the registration desk for a token.

Further information for Dorset Coast 200km Riders

Lunch at Axminster school is included in your entry fee.
There is a road closure at Loders on the Axminster to Dorchester Leg, the gpx file was updated on Friday 16th March.

Dorset Coast 200km

Take part in the longest continuously running annual calendar Audax event in the UK: now in its 41st year The Dorset Coast is a classic and challenging 200km event.

The Coastlet 100km

The Dorset Coastlet 100km event is also a big day out, with some big hills to test the legs this early in the season. Click below for more details.


The Dorset Coast is a 200km ride, organised under the rules of Audax UK – the UK’s long distance cycling association... more


To see where these epic rides will take you, please click here.


The Coastlet leads up to the Coast and the Dorset Coast is the first in the ‘Wessex Series’ – an Audax UK ‘Super Randonneur Series’... more