Way of the Roses Coast to Coast Cycle Ride

A 170 mile adventure cycle ride from the Irish Coast to the North Sea!

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Distance: 170 miles

Classification: Difficult

Start: The Bastion. Morecombe Promenade

Finish: Headland View, North Promenade, Bridlington

Duration: 2 days with 3 nights overstay

Route notes: One of England’s great rides, this painstakingly planned route, completed only in 2010, leads riders from the Irish Sea at Morecambe Bay 170 west of the North Sea at Bridlington.  Taking in car-free dedicated paths and byways as well as cycle lanes on quieter roads, riders pass quickly through Lancashire, over the Pennines into Yorkshire.

What to see: You’ll see stunning countryside, including the Lune Valley, Forest of Bowland, Yorkshire Dales, Nidderdale (an area of outstanding natural beauty), the Vale of York and the Yorkshire Wolds.

Dates: Leaving on the evening of Thursday 16th May to Saturday, 18th May 2013 – leaving in the morning of Sunday, 19th May. All Bed and Breakfasts will be booked in advance.

Deposit required: £50 non-refundable deposit is required to cover the cost of the B&B deposits on 3 locations across the route. We will travel for you and your bike to and from the start and end points. We are looking for 12 people to take part – please hurry if you are interested as places are booking up fast!

Sponsorship: We require you to raise a minimum of £500.00.

If you would like to take part in this exciting and challenging event or need more information, please contact Emma Hallam on 07903 349475 or email emma@alexswish.co.uk

Thank you.