Adventure

Philippa Liles to ride the Tour Divide

Tour Divide

Philippa Liles from Keswick is about to set off on the epic Tour Divide on the 8th June. This incredible ultra-marathon bike packing sportive from Banff in Canada to the USA/Mexico border in New Mexico. 4418km, 2745 miles, 90% of it offroad, 50km ascent with the highest altitude reaching just shy of 12,000 feet!

Tour Divide MapTraveling down the incredible Rockies, Philippa will be amongst the bears, rattlesnakes and all the other wonders that North America can throw at her through this amazing event.

The Keswick Bikes blog will be reporting on Philippa’s progress across North America, taking in the sights, experiences from the safety of bear free Keswick.

We’re all looking forward to following this amazing adventure and we’re sure you will too.

Route Profile

Written on May 25th, 2018 by Staff Minion