Ride for Hope 2018

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  • Duration: 8 days
  • Departs: 26/05/2018

Take on either a one-day, three-day or seven-day cycling challenge and help to raise funds and awareness for Hope for Children.

Start riding in London and choose to finish at either the Spinnaker Tower (1 day), The iconic Eiffel Tower (3-day) or continue on to the mighty Mont Blanc. Three cycling challenges to suit all abilities and all for one great cause.

For more information please see below.

Up until 23rd December 2017, all fundraising will be going towards Hope for Children’s Head Held High Appeal which is raising funds to improve access to quality education for vulnerable children in Ghana and East Africa. Every pound donated before the end of the appeal will be MATCHED by the UK Government, so your fundraising will have double the impact. YOU can set up your fundraising page now at: http://hopeheroes.org/event/headheldhigh

Event Sponsor                                  In Support Of

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About this Trip

What’s Included

  • Join either the 1-day Spinnaker Challenge, 3-day London to Paris or 7-day London to Mont Blanc Ride (8 days with travel).  All starting at Sigma Sport, Hampton Wick
  • Speed groups to suit all rider abilities
  • Professional ride support & guidance from our expert ride leaders  (2 guides for every 10 riders)
  • Support vehicle(s) & full mechanical support
  • Daily Luggage transfer (multi-day options only)
  • Detailed route info, maps, gps data, & route profiles
  • All on-ride drinks, snacks & energy products
  • Mid-ride coffee /cake stop
  • Overnight Accommodation (multi-day options only)
  • Bespoke jersey
  • Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Training plans & pre-event training ride
  • Fundraising Support

Extra’s / Not Included

  • Bike & helmet (compulsory)
  • Personal clothing and equipment
  • Transport to and from the event location (available on request)
  • Drinks & entertainment

Trip Dates

7 days London – Mont Blanc (7 days riding, 6 nights): May, 26th – June 2nd 2018

3 days London – Paris (3 days riding, 2 nights):  May, 26th – May, 29th 2018

1 day Spinnaker Challenge: May, 26th 2018

Costs:Direct Entry*
• 7 days London – Mont Blanc:  £1,295
• 3 days London – Paris (2 nights, 3 days): £750
• 1 day Challenge: £75

Fundraising Package
• 7 days London – Mont Blanc: £495 & pledge to fundraise £2,500
• 3 days London – Paris (2 nights, 3 days): £295 & pledge to fundraise £1,500
• 1 day Challenge: £39  & pledge to raise £150

*Direct Entry participants are encouraged to fundraise whatever they can.

75% of fund raising must be completed one month before your challenge

Extras
• Bike & luggage transfers back from Mont Blanc or Paris: £85 per bike

• Bike Hire: 1-3days:  £95   7-days:  £145
Single Supplement: £35 per night

Provisional Itinerary

Day 1: London - Portsmouth (134km / 83 miles)

Day 2: Le Havre - Evreux (115km / 71 miles )

Day 3: Evreux - Paris (115km / 71 miles )

Day 4: Paris - Sens (126km / 78 miles)

Day 5: Sens - Montbard (146km / 91 Miles)

Day 6: Montbard - Champagnole (161km / 100 miles)

Day 7: Champagnole – Mont Blanc (155km / 96 miles)

Day 8: Travel Home