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Mayoral Charities Charity Bike Ride
Sun 23 April 2017, 09:00 – 15:00 BST
Come cycle with us.
Enjoy a sponsored cycle ride raising funds for Brighton & Hove Mayoral Charities.
Join Brighton & Hove Mayor Cllr Pete West on an epic 50 mile cycle ride around the Biosphere boundary in the Sussex countryside.
Once you have registered we will send you an information pack which includes everything you’ll need to know before and on the day.
Please note that the minimum age for this event is 12. Under 18s must be accompanied by an adult. We have a family event running on the same day for those who prefer a shorter ride: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/family-charity-bike-ride-tickets-31254309481?aff=es2
Please call Suzy or Sarah on 01273 664936 if you have any questions.
This ride goes around the outside of the Brighton and Lewes Downs Biosphere boundary. It is about 50 miles. A good section at the start and finish of the ride is along the seafront, between Shoreham and Newhaven. More details of the route will be available nearer the time. It passes through some of Sussex’s most beautiful villages.
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.
If you prefer to choose an individual charity to support, please choose from the 27 Mayoral charities below.
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 Mayoral 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
- Huge cheers and support on the day!
Your registration fee helps to cover the costs of organising the event. The event is being organised with support and help from Cycling Support Services www.css.bike .