12:12 TORQ in your SLEEP

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This event is by PRE-ENTRY ONLY, which will close either when full or one week prior. There is NO ENTRY ON THE DAY.

The 12:12 TORQ in your Sleep is our hugely popular 12/6 hour weekend XC endurance event for Solos, Pairs and Teams which takes place at Minley Manor, Hants GU17 9UF. Just minutes from the M3 junction 4A, the course covers a classic 8 mile figure of 8 circuit of heath land, beech woods, pine forest and open parkland. Riding for the 12 hour event starts on the Sunday at 12 noon and ends at 12 midnight so powerful lights suitable for riding off road at night are required.

TORQ Fitness are the headline sponsors and the event is everything that you expect from us and more. There is FREE CAMPING for those of you who want to chill before or after the event from Noon on Saturday right through to 2pm on the Bank Holiday Monday afternoon. The event offers a full programme of riding including Children and Young Rider’s races, computerised chip timing, In-Vision results screen, a bike mechanic, a Marquee HQ, Trade Arena, quality catering all weekend, toilets, hot showers, DJ and music plus free beer and drinks at the main prize giving.


Noon Venue opens for – FREE CAMPING ALL WEEKEND, catering open.

Noon - 3pm Our classic 8 mile, figure of 8 XC endurance Course is OPEN for pre-riding.

2pm Registration open for Toddlers (on strider/balance bikes), Children and Young Rider’s Races. There is no online pre-entry for these races.

3pm Toddler, Children and Young Rider's SHORT COURSE RACES START - (age categories 2 to 15) medals and sweets for all.

5pm - 8pm Course reopens for pre-riding.

5pm - 7pm Registration open for 12:12 Rider Pack collection and Team confirmations.

8pm - 10pm Film Night at the Marquee with popcorn.


8am Arena with catering and trade stands opens.

8am - 10am Course is OPEN for pre-riding.

8am - 10.45am Registration open for Rider Pack collection and Team confirmations.

11am COMPULSORY RIDER BRIEFING at the Marquee for ALL 12hr RIDERS.

12 noon 12:12 RACE STARTS – In Vision live screen timing in the Marquee.

2pm COMPULSORY RIDER BRIEFING at the Marquee for 6hr riders.


5pm DJ session under the bridge begins.

7pm All riders to have front lights mounted.

9pm 6hr RACE ENDS – riders finish the lap that they are on.

10pm 6hr Race Prize giving in the Marquee.

11.30pm - 1.30am Free beer and drinks available to riders plus chocolates in the Marquee.

12 midnight 12hr RACE ENDS - Course closes, riders finish the lap that they are on.


1am Prize Presentations then our Killer Prize Draw (anyone entered can win, but must be there to collect the prize). Huge prize pool.


9am - 12pm Breakfast served in the Marquee.

2pm Venue closes.

We will continue to post up to the minute info on Twitter and Facebook as the event approaches.

Date Event Information Venue / Map
28 Aug 16  12:12 TORQ in your SLEEP Minley Manor »
Minley Road, Yateley, Hampshire GU17 9UF

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