|Trail:||The Festival of Sport 150km Sportive|
|Contributor:||FestivalofSport||Activity Type:||Road Cycling||Difficulty:||Hard||Distance:||96.335 mi (155.036 km)|
|Description:||Cycling clockwise from Marazion and the Festival Hub, The Festival's 150km Sportive takes in some stunning views making it one of the most beautiful rides in Britain. The views will include:
St Michaels' Mount - Just off the coast of Marazion, the Mount is home to the St. Aubyn family. It was here in 1588 that the first beacon was lit to warn of the arrival of the Spanish Armada.
Cape Cornwall - A Designated area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, and one of the most romantic stretches of coastline in Britain.
Lands' End - Famous for being the most western point of mainland Britain. It will be the start of the 2012 Olympic torch relay.
Penzance - An ancient market town and Capital of West Cornwall.
St. Just Mining District - A World Heritage site for its mining history. Chimneys and Engine houses can be seen perched on the cliff tops along the coast line.
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