London to Amsterdam Cycle

Link two iconic capital cities by bike on this fantastic European cycle.

Event details

Cycling across the beautiful Essex countryside and pedalling along sleepy coastal Dutch lanes will give us a great European cycling experience. This short yet fantastic cycling challenge sees us cover 120 miles in just 2 days.

Travel from one great European city to another, powered by your own cycling steam. Over the course of two days, cyclists will cover 120 miles from England to Holland, taking in the great landscape and lots of beautiful canals and windmills. End in Amsterdam for a spot of sight seeing.

Your Team St B’s place comes with an exclusive St Barnabas House t-shirt to wear with pride on the day.

Location: London to Amsterdam
When: Friday 30th September 2022
End: Sunday 2nd October 2022
Event type: Cycles
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Step by step guide to get your place

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Sign up on the Global Adventure Challenge website

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Get in touch and let us know that you want to fundraise for us

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We'll help you with your fundraising, send you a sponsorship form, hints, tips and information
More details about London to Amsterdam

Day 1: London to Harwich – Cycle approx. 65 miles

Day 2: The Hook of Holland to Amsterdam – Cycle approx. 55 miles

Day 3: Depart Amsterdam

• Meals from lunch on Day 1 to breakfast on Day 3 (not including dinner on Day 1)

• One-way ferry from Harwich to Hook of Holland in 2-berth cabins

• Hotel accommodation in Amsterdam

• One-way flight or Eurostar from Amsterdam to London

• Water stops and snacks during the challenge, including isotonic drinks, flapjack, crisps, fruit and Haribo

• Global Adventure Challenges Event Crew

• Comprehensive first aid/medical kit

Self funder

Pay a non-refundable registration fee of £125.00 when you book.

Then a balance of £650.00
(10 weeks before your challenge).

Raise as much as you can for your nominated charity.

Minimum sponsorship

Pay a non-refundable registration fee of £125.00 when you book.

Raise a minimum of £1,300.00 for your nominated charity.

 

You can find details about the race day on the Global Adventure Challenges website.

If you have any questions about fundraising please contact the Events Team.

Be a cycling Hero in 2022

Challenge yourself on this epic journey! See Europe and all it has to offer, while raising money for local people. Your support means people can make regular day visits to the hospice for social activities, physiotherapy, exercise classes, spiritual support or counselling. At St Barnabas patients can make short stays to help manage complex physical symptoms, returning home more comfortable and relaxed.

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