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Family Charity Bike Ride
Sun 23 April 2017, 10:00 – 15:00 BST
Bring the family to come cycle with us.
Bring the kids on the Family ride (virtually all on cycle paths): Hove Lawns to Saltdean and back 12 miles (shorter routes available) supported by Bike It Ben and Lucy from Sustrans.
All riders will be entered into a prize draw to win one of 20 goodie bags to include lights, bells, slap bands, water bottles and more!
Enjoy a sponsored cycle ride raising funds for Brighton & Hove Mayoral Charities.
Please note that under 18s must be accompanied by an adult. We also have an longer ride of 50 miles around the Brighton & Lewes Downs Biosphere on the same day: details here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/mayoral-charities-charity-bike-ride-tickets-31254152010?aff=es2
Please call Suzy or Sarah on 01273 664936 if you have any questions.
A nice level ride from Hove Lawns to Saltdean and back. Most of the route is on cycle paths and is about 12 miles long.
Where are the start and finish points?
On Hove Lawns, at the bottom of First Avenue.
How do I raise sponsorship?
Once you have your ticket, you can fundraise for all 27 of the Mayoral charities here: www.gofundme.com/mayorscharities?ssid=935535520&pos=2 From this site you and your supporters can make an instant donation. You can also share details of sponsorship via GoFundMe on social media.
To support a specific charity, please choose from the 27 Mayoral charities.
For these charities, you can set up a JustGiving page:
Action on Hearing Loss (formerly RNID), Albion in the Community, Brighton & Hove Impetus, Brighton Housing Trust, CCHF All About Kids, Cruse Bereavement Care, Family Support Work, Friends of Brighton & Hove Hospitals, Headway Hurstwood Park, Martlets Hospice, RISE, Sussex Beacon, Sussex Heart Charity, Sustrans, Sussex Wildlife Trust, The Clock Tower Sanctuary.
To support these Mayor charities, please contact the charity direct to ask for sponsorship forms and information:
Brighton & Hove Food Partnership, Black and Minority Ethnic Community Partnership, The Carers Centre For Brighton & Hove, Emmaus, Friends, Families and Travellers, GreenCycle Sussex, Money Advice Plus, Moulsecoomb Forest Garden, Possability People, Resource Centre, The Clare Project.
Your entry includes:
- Experienced ride leaders
- Route map
- Route marshals
- Qualified First Aiders Medical support
- Full route signage
- Refuel stops with water and snacks
- Fundraising support, ideas and tips
- Regular communications to keep you up to date
- Entry into a prize draw
- Huge cheers and support on the day!
Your registration fee helps to cover the costs of organising the event. Event organisation is being supported by Cycling Support Services at www.css.bike.