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Start date:
Sun, 8th Jun 2014
Event Type:
Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)
Leeds Grammar School
Alwoodley Gates, Leeds, LS17 8GS
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Event organiser:
Mr Michael Grisenthwaite
03452 579840
Cheques payable to:
Cyclists Fighting Cancer
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Info for Riders:
Q: What is the Etape de Yorkshire (EDY)?

A: EDY is a fully loaded timed non competitive sportive event over the route of the 1st stage of the Tour de France 2014 from Leeds to Harrogate via the North Yorkshire Moors. We are planning for 1000 riders and hope the event will be fully subscribed. We will be following the route where possible and where safe to do so.

Entry includes the following:

Unique finishers medal
Fully signed route
Individual rider insurance
Electronic chip timing
Mechanical support
Broom wagon
3 fully stocked food stops including energy products from SIS
Hot food and drink at the finish
Changing facilities
Free car parking
Kit bag transfer to the finish
Q: Who is organising the ride?

A: The event is being organised by the charity Cyclists Fighting Cancer (CFC) and the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC) a government organisation aligned to the NHS and whose head office is in Leeds Centre. All proceeds from the event will go to CFC
Preview Rides:
Date Start Ride name Grade BCG Duration
8 Jun 14 08:00 Etape de Yorkshire --- --- 11 hr / plus 1 laps / 196km / 122m

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Welcome to the Etape de Yorkshire.

Join CFC on the 8th June 2014 as we blaze a trail over the course of the first stage of the 2014 Tour de France a month before the pro’s show us how it’s done!

A 122 mile/198km fully supported non competitive but timed sportive event following the route of the first stage of Le Tour 2014*.  The ride starts in Leeds and finishes in Harrogate.

To celebrate your achievement there will be a post ride party at the Yorkshire Showground, Harrogate finish area including , stunt bikes, music and kids fun area all included in the entry fee.

Event Location:

Alwoodley Gates,
LS17 8GS

Ride: Etape de Yorkshire

Date Start Distance BCG Est. Field Size
8 Jun 14 08:00 11 hr / plus 1 laps / 196km / 122m --- 1000