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London to Paris (Tour de France Finish) Cycle
25th July 2018 - 29th July 2018
The London to Paris Bike Ride is an awesome cycling challenge and is by far one of the best fundraising events in Europe attracting hundreds of riders each year and raising thousands for charities nationwide. Whether you’re a regular cyclist or new to cycling, looking to participate as part of a group or a solo cyclist – this is the perfect charity cycle event for you.
We’ll spend 4 days in the saddle, cycling 308 miles from capital to capital. Our journey begins in London with the route taking us through glorious English countryside as we cycle from Kent to Dover, before crossing the Channel to Calais. Once across the water we start cycling ‘French style’, remembering to keep to the right!, we push on cycling along quiet French country lanes, through traditional market towns with views of the rolling green hills of northern France, passing the war memorials and cemeteries of the Somme.
A spectacular finish awaits us as we reach the home stretch up the Champs Elysées to the Arc de Triomphe, before reaching the piece de resistance, the Eiffel Tower, which marks our finish line. The days in the saddle may be long but the sense of achievement we’ll feel crossing the finish line and the euphoric atmosphere as we celebrate our achievements in this magnificent capital, the saddle soreness soon wears off!
When you’ve completed your challenge, you’ll be able to watch the Finale of the Tour de France as it whizzes through Paris – a sight not to be missed. Cheer on your cycling heroes!
With a limited number of spaces available don’t miss out – register today!
For more information, please download the information brochure here, email Gemma.Thompson@geh.nhs.uk or give us a call on 024 7686 5439.
Dates: 25th July – 29th July 2018 (inclusive)
Non-Refundable Registration Fee: £149
Minimum Sponsorship: £1630 (£815 comes to the Hospice and £815 pays for accommodation, meal costs and support staff/vehicles)
Book online NOW!