This ride has now passed.
A big well done to everyone who braved the weather yesterday to take part in the very first Big Leeds bike ride to raise money for Leeds Children's Hospital Appeal. Here is a link to the photos taken on the day:
NEW RIDE FOR 2013!
A brand new ride from Leeds to York and back to raise money for Leeds Children's Hospital.
Starting from Roundhay Park there's a choice of 100miles or 100km along country roads to York then back to the finish where you can enjoy refreshments, music and massage - and a well earned rest!
‘my first ever cycling event absolutely loved it,it was tough up some of those hills,but well worth it!!!!!!’ T.W
|Start||Soldier's Field, Park Ave., Leeds, LS8 2JH|
|Finish||Soldier's Field, Park Ave., Leeds, LS8 2JH|
|Getting There: Car||From the south, take M621, off at J3 and follow signs for the centre.
From the north-east, take A64 towards Leeds.
From the north-west, take A65 or A61 depending on your direction.
Parking is £2 for all day at Roundhay Park (enter 'Soldier's Field' off Park Ave/West Ave - follow Bike Events parking signs).
|Getting There: Train||Leeds Station is 4 miles from the start. Please check with train operator regarding carriage of bikes. National Rail Enquiries 08457 48 49 50 or www.nationalrail.co.uk|
|Start Times||7.00am - 9.00am|
|Other Info||Suitable for road / hybrid / mountain bikes.
Minimum age is 16 years.
All riders are required to wear a helmet. A selection of helmets will be available for purchase on the day.
SORRY, NO GPX FILES OF THE ROUTE AVAILABLE
|Pricing||Entry Pack (£19.50)|
Junior Entry 14-16 (£17.50)
Team Entry (£19.00)
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