Be Part of the Velindre 456 Cycling Challenge


Event: 23-26 May 2013
Location: Holyhead, Anglesey, North Wales

Any cyclists or budding athletes amongst you? Are you looking for a 2013 challenge or maybe you know someone who has been affected by Cancer and what to help to make a difference? Then look no further...

This is a charity cycle ride from Holyhead in North Wales to Cardiff via the Snowdonia National Park to raise money for Velindre Cancer Centre in Cardiff.

Interested? Here are the key details:

  • Transport up to Holyhead on Wed 22 May pm for start the following morning.
  • Thursday 23 May: Cycle from Holyhead to Dolgellau and overnight stay in B&B
  • Friday 24 May: Cycle Dolgellau to Brecon and overnight stay in B&B
  • Saturday 25 May: Cycle Brecon to Cardiff
  • Sunday 26 May: Cycle 66 miles/100km’s circuit around the Vale of Glamorgan from Cardiff Bay
  • Finish with a celebratory BBQ or Meal in Cardiff (venue to be confirmed)
  • Total distance 456km’s (275 miles)
  • Entry fee for whole ride is £175.
  • Entry fee just for the Sunday event is £35.

A single event page has been set up on at for donations to be made and each entrant's name will be added to the page. Organisers are targeting to raise in excess of £10,000.

For further details visit the event page here, or the event website: