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Ride to the Somme

This 200 mile cycling event will commemorate the cycling soldiers that fought and fell along the Western Front. Sign Up

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Ride to the Somme

After the huge success of our 2016 and 2017 ride we are delighted to announce a brand new route for 2018!

event details

Event date: 29 August 2018 to 1 September 2018

Lucy Searles 020 7463 9297

Ride to the Somme will commence on 29th August and will culminate at the Armistice Glade on 1st September. The Ride will be centred on the beautiful town of Amiens and we will visit the most important Somme battlefield sites of The Great War.

Riders will have an option of riding either approximately 50 or 80 miles per day.

Everything you need to know about the Ride to the Somme

  • Distance: 200 miles
  • Ability: Intermediate
  • Registration: £100
  • Fundraising target: £1600

To find out more and apply for a place please click here

Not sure about 2018? Have a look at the website to register your interest for our 219 D-Day landings cycle!