London to Paris Bike Ride – Tour de France

Cycle the 308 miles from London to Paris and witness the Tour de France.

Location: London - Paris

Challenge Level:

Distance: 308 miles

Booking Fee: £125

Fundraising Goal: £1,600

When: 24 July 2019 - 28 July 2019

Take on the London to Paris Bike Ride for blood cancer patients

It’s the London to Paris Bike Ride with a twist! Cycle the 308 miles through idyllic countryside, past WWI memorials and round the Arc de Triomphe, and then catch the finale of the Tour de France.

It’ll be a challenge, but it will all be worth it to raise vital funds for those affected by blood cancer.

Cyclists of all expertise can apply.

Booking fee: £125

Fundraising goal: £1600

If you’d like to take this on, sign up here.

Itinerary 

Day 1 – Registration for challenge early morning in Croydon and start cycling at 7am through Kent to Dover. Ferry to Calais. Distance – 86 miles

Day 2 – Cycle from Calais to Arras through charming villages and along quiet country lanes. Distance – 80 miles

Day 3 – Cycle from Arras to Compiègne passing numerous WWI memorials and monuments through the Region of the Somme. Distance – 74 miles

Day 4 – Cycle to Paris, up the Champs-Élysées, round the Arc de Triomphe and finish overlooking the Eiffel Tower from the Champ de Mars. Celebratory meal. Distance – 68 miles

Day 5 – Free day in Paris to watch the finale of the Tour de France, until making your own way to Gare du Nord to catch the evening Eurostar to London where you are re-united with your bicycle.

For more information, email us at events@leukaemiacare.org.uk, or call us on 01905 755 977.

Please ensure you read the event terms and conditions before signing up.

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