Cycling challenges

Roald Dahl's Marvellous Childrens Charity

Pedal your way to fundraising victory

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London to Paris Bike Ride

Date: Friday 5th to Tuesday 9th September 2014

A classic cycling challenge covering 420km (261miles) in four days. You will ride through Kent to Dover and set sail to France. After three more days of cycling, you will finally cross the Seine and celebrate your finish at the Eiffel Tower. You will have time to explore Paris before returning home on Eurostar.

Registration fee: £150

Minimum sponsorship option: raise a minimum of £1,300.

Self-funded option: pay upfront for the cost of the challenge yourself £649 and fundraise as much as you can on top.

You can view a detailed itinerary, book online or register for an information pack. When you book or register, please don't forget to select Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity on the dropdown list of registered charities.

Level: moderate (training and experience required)

London to Brighton Bike Ride

Date: Sunday 7th September 2014

This popular and well established cycling challenge begins in London and finishes on Brighton's seafront. More than 2,000 people are expected to take part and this is your chance to join them!

Registration fee: £35

Minimum sponsorship required: £100

You can either book online or register for an information pack. When you book or register, please don't forget to select Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity on the dropdown list of registered charities.

Level: moderate (training and experience required)

Nightrider London

Date: Saturday 6th to Sunday 7th June 2015

Take part in this unique 62 mile (100km) moonlit ride, cycling past London's iconic landmarks at night.

Over 2,000 cyclists took part in 2014's cycle, so don't miss your chance to support Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity and sign up now to this 2015 fundraising challenge.

Registration fee: £99 full event cost, then fundraise as much as you can in aid of Roald Dahl's Marvellous Children's Charity!

Level: not suitable for cycling beginners, you must be an experienced cyclist (because roads are not closed to traffic). Minimum age 18 years old.

Cycle Myanmar (Burma)

Date: Thursday 18th to Saturday 27th September 2015


Explore this hidden lost kingdom, by cycling over 420km (261miles) through Myanmar's countryside from Mandalay to Inle Lak. You will also have the opportunity to board a private boat for a relaxing scenic cruise down the Bagan and climb up Mt Popa (1,518 metres).

Deposit: £450

Option 1 Self funded balance to pay: £2,083 with additional fundraising on top

Option 2 Minimum sponsorship: £4,250

See a detailed itinerary and book online.

Level: challenging to hard (training required)

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