This ride has now passed.
Thanks to everyone who took part in the Essex County bike ride on Sunday - over 600 people took part to raise money for their chosen charity and the forecast rain never materialised so a good day was had by all! The photos from the event are available here:
A great new ride for 2013!
The rolling Essex countryside is perfect for cycling so we’ve created an exciting new ride exploring the west of the county, starting and finishing from the Olympic legacy Redbridge Cycling Centre and offering a choice of 33 mile and 60 mile routes.
ON THE DAY REGISTRATION AVAILABLE - COME ALONG TO THE START BETWEEN 8am & 10am
"Really great 60 mile ride today and fantastic course." T. S.
|Start||Redbridge Cycling Centre, Forest Rd, Hainault, Ilford, IG6 3HP|
|Finish||Redbridge Cycling Centre, Forest Rd, Hainault, Ilford, IG6 3HP|
|Distance||33 or 60 mile circular routes|
|Challenge Rating||Short Route:
Long Route: |
|Getting There: Car||Redbridge Cycling Centre is near Hainault Country Park just off the A1112 between Chigwell Row and Chadwell Heath. Free parking available all day.|
|Getting There: Train||Hainault underground 1 mile / Stratford overground. The way to the Start will be signed. Please check with TFL (www.tfl.gov.uk) / London overground (020 3031 9200) regarding bike carriage.|
|Start Times||8:00-10:00am at a time to suit you|
|Other Info||MINIMUM AGE ON 60 MILE RIDE: 14 YRS
MINIMUM AGE ON 33 MILE RIDE: 12 YRS
Road bike / hybrid / mountain bike suitable on all routes.
All riders are required to wear a helmet. A selection of helmets will be available for purchase on the day.
** We recommend that all riders have both bike and personal liability insurances as we cannot be held responsible for damage, loss or theft of your bike or personal items or personal liability.
|Pricing||Childrens Entry (12-15 years) (£8.00)|
Entry Pack 33 / 60 mile (£17.50)
Team Entry (per person, 6 or more riders) 33 / 60 mile (£17.00)
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