Cycling

Cyclists attack the Zig Zag at Box Hill © NTPL/David Levenson

Cyclists attack the Zig Zag at Box Hill

Olympic Road Cycling Race at Box Hill

Billions of people around the world watched international athletes battle it out on the challenging Zig Zag road; the Box Hill circuit used for the events was described by Team GB’s Mark Cavendish as ‘a perfect little loop’.

Facts about Box Hill's Zig Zag road

View of the Box Hill Zig Zag road from the air

View of the Box Hill Zig Zag road from the air

  • Average gradient: 4.9%         
  • Distance: 2.5km
  • Lowest elevation: 43m
  • Highest elevation: 166m

Prudential RideLondon - 2 August 2015

Plans are already being made for the 2015 Prudential RideLondon event on Sunday 2 August which will pass over Box Hill.

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