Avon Tour 2019 – Stratford to Evesham

With 4 days to go before the tour and the heavy rain over the previous weekend, the Avon was in flood and it was uncertain whether the tour would happen. However, with fine weather over the next few days and the limited catchment area this far upstream, the river fell back quickly to safe levels. Indeed, it became apparent that our challenge would not be water but temperature, with the plume of heat coming up from the Sahara threatening temperatures of 35˚c (or 95˚f in old money).

Download the full report from Mike below.