Manchester to Blackpool Night Ride


7 - 8 October 2017


From Manchester to Blackpool

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One of the UK's most iconic cycling events is back for 2017. Cycle through the night aiming for a finish line under the Blackpool Illuminations - left on just for the occasion.  

Help us fund life saving research by taking part in this unique event. Heart disease never sleeps, and for one night only, neither will you.

A huge well done and thank you to all the amazing heart riders who conquered this challenge

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Manchester to Blackpool Night Ride - Thank you

When: 7 - 8 October 2017

Where: From Manchester to Blackpool

A huge well done to all our amazing Heart Riders -  the weather and atmosphere between you all was incredible, from start to finish! We want to say a massive thank you to each and every one of you who took part in the ride. 


Crossing the finish line isn't the end of your journey. Try and keep the momentum of your fundraising up now you've completed the event by shouting loud and proud about your achievements. Tell friends, family and colleagues all about the event, the best bits, the hard parts and why you did it. And don't forget to share a link to your JustGiving page. You've done something amazing and people will want to show their support. 

And if you haven't started fundraising yet - it's never too late to set your page up

If you're collecting money offline - don't forget to pay in your fundraising

Did you get 'papped?'

Pictures taken by our official event photographers are now available to view and download.


Join the Manchester to Blackpool Night Ride Facebook page to share stories and photos with your fellow riders - and get updates about next year's event.

Contact us

If you would like more information on any of our events, get in touch Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00:

Tel: 0300 330 3322
Email: [email protected]

Welcome to the club

New for 2017 is our exclusive 500 club, for those who smash the minimum sponsorship target for an event and go on to raise over £500.

Your fundraising will make a significant difference to the BHF as we continue our fight against heart disease. The BHF currently supports 2,500 healthcare professionals working with people affected by cardiovascular disease, funding over 1,100 research projects to help us reach our ultimate goal – the end of heart disease and to the devastation it causes.  

If you have £500 or more (excluding GiftAid) pledged by your supporters on your JustGiving page firstly congratulations you are amazing! You'll now be eligible to join the 500 Club and receive your exclusive BHF jersey

For teams to be eligible there must be at least £500 or more (excluding Gift Aid) pledged per person, along with the names of all eligible entrants showing on the team fundraising page and each individual needs to fill in a separate form in each case to claim the 500 club jersey.

(E.g A team of 4 would need a minimum of £2000 (exc Gift Aid) pledged on their team page)

How do I claim?

Complete our form to request your jersey

Size Chart

Size XS  XL  XXL 
Chest Size (In)  33-35 35-37 37-39 39-41


Chest Size (Cm)  84-89  89-94  94-99  99-104  104-109  109-114 

Note: Due to the fit being small, we recommend ordering one size up to your usual size.

Frequently asked questions regarding the 500 club

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