Cycle the Wight

When:

20 September 2015

Where:

Isle of Wight

Take part in this on-road bike ride on the stunning Isle of Wight and help us fight for every heartbeat. Choose from a 50 mile or 70 mile route around the island. 

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Take part

When: 20 September 2015

Where: Isle of Wight

Cycle the Wight is an on-road endurance bike ride around this beautiful island. You can choose between a 50 or 70 mile route and four different start locations: 

  • East Cowes
  • Ryde
  • Blackgang
  • Yarmouth
Adult advance   £10
Adult on the day   £15 
Under 16   Free

Under 16s should be accompanied by an adult.

Your entry fee covers the cost of organising the event. It's the money you raise that powers our life saving research.

The event is organised by the Isle of Wight Council in conjunction with the BHF.

Your entry fee covers the cost of organising the event. It's the money you raise that powers our life saving research.

 

Location and travel

Isle of Wight, PO38 2HN

Start locations

There are four starts/checkpoints:

The Yarmouth Institute

River Road, Yarmouth, Isle of Wight, PO41 9NU

Red Funnel Car Park

Trinity Road, East Cowes, Isle of Wight, PO32 6RF

Smallbrook Stadium

Ashley Road, Ryde, , Isle of Wight, PO33 4BH

Blackgang Chine

Ventnor, Isle of Wight, PO38 2HN

 

Raise money

Your fundraising helps our researchers make more discoveries and keep more hearts beating.

Create an online fundraising page - it's the easiest way to get sponsored. Share your page on Facebook, Twitter and by email so your family and friends can sponsor you.

Create a fundraising page

Take a look at our fundraising guide for more inspirational ideas to boost your fundraising.

Get fit for your challenge

Training for this event is recommended. Plan your training with expert tips and advice in our cycling training zone.

Being active is an important part of reducing your risk of developing cardiovascular disease. Get more heart health tips.

Make sure you have the right kit

Take a look at our recommended cycling kit list for what to wear on the day and what to bring with you.

On the day

You can either ride our 50 mile route, or push yourself and take on the 70 mile route around the Isle of Wight. You can also choose from four start locations. 

Registration

Registration opens from 09.00 - 11.00am at each of the start locations.

Safety briefings are at each of the four points and participants will receive a pack with safety guidelines.

Facilities

Toilets and refreshments will be available at each of the four checkpoints.

There are no lockers, but participants can leave personal belongings in the gazebo at their own risk.

Contact us

If you require any additional information or have any questions, please give us a call on 0300 330 3322 or email [email protected].


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