Cycle Challenges

Whether you’re looking to cycle in the UK in 1 – 2 days or take on a global challenge, there is a cycle event for all abilities.  Contact fundraising@wirralark.org.uk for more information

Vietnam to Cambodia – 2 – 12th March 2019

Challenge duration: 11 days | Activity duration: 6 days

Taking us from Vietnam’s Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) to the ancient temples of Angkor Wat in Cambodia.  382km through many traditional Vietnamese villages, following gorgeous streams and rivers, passing paddy fields and adjacent to stunning mountains. Other dates available.

 

London to Paris – 5 – 9th July 2019 (24 – 28th with Tour de France finale) Other dates are available

Challenge duration: 5 days | Activity duration: 4 days

Cycling from London to Paris is one of the best cycling experiences in Europe. Add some Tour de France excitement into the mix and you will have enjoyed simply the best road cycling challenge we have to offer.

 

Wales End to End – 15 – 18th August 2019

Challenge duration: 4 days | Activity duration: 3 days

Pedalling from the most northern point of Wales down to the vibrant capital of Cardiff, we’ll experience diverse beautiful landscapes of majestic woodlands; rural lanes and distinct mountain ranges from start to finish.

 

Land’s End to John O’Groats – 27th Aug to 9th Sep 2019

Challenge duration: 13 days | Activity duration: 12 days

From rocky cliffs & pounding seas of Land’s End, through the rolling hills at Dartmoor, passing stunning mountains of the Lake District & along the Lochs of Great Glen to our finish line at the Northernmost point of the UK mainland.

 

Cycle California – 21 – 29th September 2019

Challenge duration: 9 days | Activity duration: 5 days

Just over 400km in 5 days from the mountains of the Golden State, to the Pacific Coast & into the spectacular San Francisco.  We kick off this challenge in the monumental Yosemite National Park, with its massive granite peaks, towering forests, roaring waterfalls & sparkling lakes.

 

Cycle Madagascar – 27th Sep – 6th October 2019

Challenge duration: 10 days | Activity duration: 5 days

Through highland villages, paddy fields, lush tropical fruit plantations & along coastal trails.  Sights we are lucky enough to witness will be the charming Lemurs, stunning vast wild landscapes, real village culture & idyllic sandy beaches.

 

Milan to Monaco – 2 – 6th October 2019

Challenge duration: 5 days | Activity duration: 3 days

Incorporating breathtaking mountain climbs & stunning coastal vistas, this exciting cycle ride takes us from the splendour of Milan to the magnificence of Monaco, playground of the rich and famous.  With just 3 days in the saddle to cover 240 miles, the cycling will be a challenge.

 

The Road to Mandalay, Burma – 12 – 20th October 2019

Challenge duration: 9 days | Activity duration: 5 days

Taking on 360km, we experience some highlights of this stunning country, inc’ the magnificent archaeological site of Bagan with over 2,000 temples & the last royal capital, where we can visit the ancient monastery, the palace.

 

Cycle Africa – 12 – 20th October 2019

Challenge duration: 9 days | Activity duration: 5 days

The lower slopes of Mt Kilimanjaro, through Tarangire & Lake Manyara National Parks boasting some of the world’s most amazing wildlife.  We’ll ride through the Great Rift Valley & into Maasai villages to finish at the UNESCO World Heritage Site – the Ngorongoro Crater Reserve.

 

Cycle Cuba – 19 – 27th October 2019

Challenge duration: 9 days | Activity duration: 5 days

Starting in Havana, along shimmering coastlines, tobacco & sugar cane fields, through thriving farming communities & ending in Santa Clara at the Che Guevara Mausoleum.   Vintage Chevrolets, salsa & occasional cocktails feature highly as we ride through this beautiful country.

 

Costa Rica Coast to Coast – 1 – 10th November 2019

Challenge duration: 10 days | Activity duration: 7 days

Pedal 467km from the Pacific to the Caribbean!  This breathtaking ride encompasses traditional Costa Rican farmlands, bustling colonial cities, stunning mountain ranges & tropical Caribbean lowlands.  Fitness warning: this challenge is our toughest cycling event. Training is a must.

 

India Cycle – 15 – 24th November 2019

Challenge duration: 10 days | Activity duration: 5 days

350km over 5 days giving the best experience of Rajasthan, Through local villages full of vibrant colours, surrounded by lush fields to the contrast of the arid fields of the Aravalli Hills.  We’ll also experience a Tiger Safari in Ranthambore National Park!

 

Contact fundraising@wirralark.org.uk for more information or to sign up