Segment Challenge

Winter Strava Challenge

This challenge is for Chester Triathlon Club members only. To join the challenge you need to be a member of the Chester Tri Strava club.

You can ask to join this here.

Everyone in the Strava club will automatically be in the challenge if they tackle a relevant segment.

For questions and comments contact bike@nullchestertri.org.uk

Only current Chester Triathlon Club members will be accepted for membership of the Strava club. If you use a different name on Strava please email bike@nullchestertri.org.uk before asking to join the Strava club.

There will be a different segment each month from October to April.

Ride data must be uploaded to Strava before dark on the last day of the relevant month.

Points are awarded according to ranking on each segment. Twenty points for first place, nineteen for second down to one point for twentieth. There will be separate rankings for men and women.

The Winter 2021/22 Segment challenge was live from October 2021 to March 2022

Winter 2021/22 Stages

Stage
Name
Description
Stage 1 

(throughout Oct)

Cob hall Sugar0.4 km climb with an average incline of 4.8%, Cheshire’s finest switchback up Cob Hall Lane and Sugar Lane to the junction of Quarry Lane.
Stage 2

(throughout Nov)

Straight Mile to Poulton1 mile Poulton sprint effort.
Stage 3 

(throughout Dec)

Pistyll Hill0.29 km climb with an average incline of 9.6%, starting from the beginning of Pistyll Hill up to the junction with Wynnstay Lane.
Stage 4

(throughout Jan)

Bellevue Straight0.33 km sprint along Belle Vue Lane in Guilden Sutton.
Stage 5 

(throughout Feb)

The Yeld Hill Climb1.39 km climb with an average incline of 4.7%, starting on Forest Farm Road up Yeld Lane and finishing just after the junction with Forest Gate Lane.
Stage 6

(throughout Mar)

Rossett 1 mile sprint1 mile sprint effort along Rosset Road.

For Strava subscribers, the live segment results for the current month can be viewed using the link below.
(on desktop site only, month view not available for mobile app, log in via a web browser instead)

Stage and Overall Leaderboards

Chester Tri winners cup

Points are awarded according to ranking on each segment.

Previous Strava Challenges

Stage
Name
Description
Results Men
Results Women
Stage 1 

(throughout Oct)

Bolesworth Road turnoff to Harthill summit3.6 km climb with an average incline of 2.5%, starting from Tattenhall near the beginning of Bolesworth Road, to the summit of Harthill.MenWomen
Stage 2

(throughout Nov)

Saighton to Co-op2.6 km sprint starting from Saighton near the beginning of Sandy Lane to the Co-op before the Rake & Pikel.MenWomen
Stage 3 

(throughout Dec)

Ridgeway to Manley top3.65 km climb with an average incline of 3.1%, starting from the beginning of The Ridgeway, with a left turn into Commonside and then left turn into Manley Road up to the summit near The Ridge Manor House.MenWomen
Stage 4

(throughout Jan)

Platts Lane Sprint1 km sprint along Platts Lane, starting from just after Golborne Manor and finishing just after the public footpath sign on the right.MenWomen
Stage 5 

(throughout Feb+Mar)

Burwardsley to the Top, don’t Stop!3 km climb with an average incline of 2.3%, starting on Harthill Road just by Bird’s Lane and finishing by the farm buildings just before the Art Hub.MenWomen
Stage 6

(throughout April)

Weetwood Teaser1.3km slight downhill sprint along Willington Road with an average decline of -3%, starting just after the national speed limit signs, to just before the white farm house on the left.MenWomen

Points are awarded according to ranking on each segment.
All Leaderboards and stage results can be downloaded as an excel spreadsheet here.

Overall Leaderboards – Men
Overall Leaderboards – Women
  GC  GC
  KOM  QOM
  Sprint  Sprint
Stage
Name
Description
Results Men
Results Women
Stage 1

(throughout May)

Rake Lane finishing before the bridge1.86 km at 1% grade from the B5445 to just a few metres before the Eccleston village sign on the approach to the bridge.MenWomen
Stage 2

(throughout June)

Platts Lane to Sandy LaneA stretch of 1.5 km from Platts Lane in Bruera to the junction with Sandy Lane in Saighton. Whilst its overall grade is only 1% this hides the sharp ascent outside the entrance to Abbeygate School.MenWomen
Stage 3

(throughout July)

Manley Rise2.2 km with an average incline of 2%, starting past Manley Mere, just after Homebank Farm, to the end of Chapel Lane.MenWomen
Stage 4

(throughout Aug)

Kinnerton Lane climb1.8 km climb with an average incline of 3%, starting from the beginning of Kinnerton Lane at the junction of Main Road, to the just before it’s end at the junction with the A5104 Mold Road.MenWomen
Stage 5

(throughout Sept)

Weetwood Teaser1.3km slight downhill sprint along Willington Road with an average decline of -3%, starting just after the national speed limit signs, to just before the white farm house on the left.MenWomen
2018/2019 results coming soon…

Points are awarded according to ranking on each segment.
All Leaderboards and stage results can be downloaded as an excel spreadsheet here.

Overall Leaderboards – Men
Overall Leaderboards – Women
  GC  GC
Stage
Name
Description
Results Men
Results Women
Stage 1 

(throughout Oct)

A541 climb to B5101The climb from the A541 up Corwen Road to the turn for Ffrith.MenWomen
Stage 2 

(throughout Nov)

Canal bridge – Milners heath sprintThe flat run from the traffic lights after the canal bridge to just after the small roundabout at Milners Heath before Waverton.MenWomen
Stage 3 

(throughout Dec)

Up the Kinnerton BumpsThe climb on Kinnerton Road after the bend in the road up to just before the junction with Lower Mountain Road.MenWomen
Stage 4 

(throughout Jan)

Plough X-road to Christleton HighThe sprint along Plough Lane back to Christleton High School.MenWomen
Stage 5 

(throughout Feb)

Willington Rd – Cross LanesThe flat and slightly downhill road from Willington to Oscroft.MenWomen
Stage 6 

(throughout Mar)

Beyond the pheasant KOMThe climb from before the junction of Dark Lane up through Burwardsley until the Sandstone Trail walk sign.MenWomen
2018/2019 results coming soon…

Points are awarded according to ranking on each segment.
All Leaderboards and stage results can be downloaded as an excel spreadsheet here.

Overall Leaderboards – Men
Overall Leaderboards – Women
  GC  GC
  KOM  QOM
  Sprint  Sprint
Stage
Name
Description
Results Men
Results Women
Stage 1 

(1st to 31st Nov)

A541 climb to B5101The climb from the A541 up Corwen Road to the turn for Ffrith.MenWomen
Stage 2 

(1 Dec to 31 Jan)

Long Lane SprintThe flat run from just south of the church in Old Waverton to the traffic lights on the bridge over the canal.MenWomen
Stage 3 

(throughout Feb)

Chapel Lane, KelsallThe climb up Chapel Lane in Willington.MenWomen
Stage 4 

(throughout Mar)

The Plough X-road to Christleton HighThe sprint along Plough Lane back to Christleton High School.MenWomen
Overall Leaderboards – Men
Overall Leaderboards – Women
  GC  GC
  KOM  QOM
  Sprint  Sprint