Women V Cancer London To Amsterdam Bike Ride 2021
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Take on an epic challenge as you ride 473km through 4 countries raising money for life saving cancer charities on the 10th edition of the Women V Cancer London to Amsterdam Bike Ride.
London - Amsterdam Ride
Wed 2nd Jun 2021
London, United Kingdom
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Where and when
London - Amsterdam Ride:7:00am
Undertake this monumental ride through four European nations in order to help Women V Cancer smash their £5m fundraising mark in the 10th edition of their epic Women V Cancer London to Amsterdam Bike Ride 2021.
Day 1: London - Dover/Calais
Meet in central London bright and early for a pre-departure meeting before setting off for Dover, travelling through the picture-perfect Kent countryside. Once in Dover transfer onto the ferry and travel to Calais, where riders will spend the night.
Day 2: Calais - Bruges
Hop between countries as you pedal along the scenic Flanders coast, passing through historic towns such as Dunkirk and Ostend. Finish the day by arriving in the historic city of Bruges - the Venice of the North.
Day 3: Bruges - Rotterdam
A challenging 148km ride, cyclists will be rewarded by the incredible views of mussel farms and tiny islands as they make their way out of Belgium and into the most westerly province of the Netherlands - Zeeland. Travel northeast through the Dutch countryside before reaching Rotterdam for a well earned rest.
Day 4: Rotterdam - Amsterdam
The home stretch, riders only need to travel a cool 74km today to reach the finish line in Amsterdam. Pass through one of the world's most import political centres, The Hague, and pass several pristine lakes before arriving in Amsterdam for a celebration dinner.
Day 5: Amsterdam - London
The morning is free for riders to explore Amsterdam before transferring to Brussels via coach to catch the Eurostar back to Saint Pancras International.
- Finishers t shirt
- Finishers medal
- Eurostar and ferry ticket
- All meals excluding breakfast day 1 and lunch and dinner day 5
- Medical support
- Mechanical support
How to get there
London, UKGet full directions
Address: The meeting place address will be sent to participants after booking
Car: Central London is not easily accessible by car, and a congestion charge as well as ULEZ Charge zones are in force. Using public transport as much as possible is highly recommended.
Train: London has several major train stations served by trains from across the United Kingdom, as well as France and Belgium. Participants will arrive in Saint Pancras International on day 4 and can make use of TfL as well as National Rail services to various destinations across Britain from there.
Event day logistics
Packets will be sent to participants prior to the meeting time.
All participants will pay an initial deposit of £149, before raising a minimum of £1,750 for Ovarian Cancer Action, Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust, and Breast Cancer Now.
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This event is not open to spectators.
- Bike helmet
- Cycling shorts
- Road bike or touring bike
- Re-useable water bottle or alternative hydration system
How much of the money I raise for the Women V Cancer London To Amsterdam Bike Ride 2021 will go directly to Women V Cancer charities?
Approximately 50% of the £1,750 minimum fundraising amount will cover challenge costs. Any remainder will be split evenly between Women V Cancer charities.
Will I have to carry my kit throughout the Women V Cancer London To Amsterdam Bike Ride 2021?
No, all luggage will be transferred by the Women V Cancer London To Amsterdam Bike Ride 2021 support team. However, a day pack to carry any extra items you may need day to day is recommended.
Will I be sent a training plan for the Women V Cancer London To Amsterdam Bike Ride 2021?
Yes, all participants in the Women V Cancer London To Amsterdam Bike Ride 2021 will be sent a training plan following booking.
How old do I need to be to participate in the Women V Cancer London To Amsterdam Bike Ride 2021?
All riders must be at least 18 years of age on the start day of the Women V Cancer London To Amsterdam Bike Ride 2021.
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