Event: 18 May 2013
Location: The Hawker CentreLower Ham Rd , Kingston, KT25BH
Join charity CARE International on Saturday 18 May 2013 and cycle all 91 km/56 miles from city to coast in this fantastic one day challenge.
The CARE London to Brighton Challenge takes in some of the most scenic roads the South has to offer! A specially designed route takes you from Kingston, past Hampton Court Palace and through quiet Surrey villages before reaching the National Trust protected area of the North Downs. Cycling into Sussex, you will ride through St Leonard’s Forest before the final stretch over the beautiful South Downs into Brighton.
Organised in house by the CARE International’s Challenge Team, who have over 17 years’ experience, this London to Brighton Challenge is ideal if you are looking for the personal touch. The route is suitable for cyclist of all abilities and is a fantastic day in the saddle!
"What a fantastic experience the CARE London to Brighton Challenge was! This is the first cycle challenge I have ever done and I thoroughly enjoyed it. The route was well planned and easy to follow. I am so impressed at how well the whole thing was organised."
Teresa, London to Brighton participant 2012
What is included in the challenge?
- Third party event insurance from British Cycling
- Marshals, medics and experienced events staff
- A fully arrowed route - participants can choose to cycle at their own speed or with a group led by a guide.
- Two refreshment stops (refreshments will be provided at the first stop and lunch will be provided at the second stop)
- A medal to celebrate your achievement
- Training and fundraising support from a dedicated member of the CARE Challenge team.
The challenge is suitable for cyclists of all levels and is a great day out in the saddle!
To find out more about the CARE London to Brighton Cycle Challenge, please click here.
About CARE International
CARE fights poverty and injustice in 87 countries around the world to help the world’s poorest people find routes out of poverty. CARE also delivers emergency aid to survivors of war and natural disasters, and helps people rebuild their lives in the aftermath. CARE’s mission is to create lasting change in poor communities and put money where it is needed most: 94 pence in every pound goes towards our poverty fighting programmes - that’s one of the highest rates among all the UK aid agencies. To find out more about CARE’s work please click here.