Challenge yourself to complete the classic Derby to Skegness cycle ride, with the support of CTC Derby and Burton.
We are providing a supported programme of rides taking new cyclists from those first pedal strokes to achieving the fantastic goal of cycling the classic 100 mile Derby to Skegness route.
Rides will commence in April, starting at about 10 miles in length and building up over the summer, culminating in the challenge ride to Skegness on 9th September
- Train on quiet local lanes
- Support and encouragement every inch of the way
- Friendly, experienced CTC cyclists to help and advise you
- Quiet cycle-friendly route to Skegness
- Return transport to Derby for you and your bike
|Date||Time||Start Location||Aprox Mileage|
|9th April||Registration from 09:45 Departure 10:00||Elvaston Castle Courtyard (Outside Harrington Tea Rooms) Postcode : DE72 3EP||15|
|23 April||Registration from 09:45 Departure 10:00||Woodlands Car Park, Allestree ParkPostcode : DE22 2HH||20|
|14th May||Café open from 10:00 Departure 10:30||World Peace Café, Ashe Hall Postcode : DE65 6HT30||30|
|18th June||Meet from 9:00 Departure 9:30||Willow Tree Tea Rooms, Mercia Marina Postcode : DE65 6DW||40|
|23 July||Departure 09:30||Elvaston Castle Courtyard (Outside Harrington Tea Rooms) Postcode : DE72 3EP||50|
|20th Aug||Departure 08:30 – 09:30||Willow Tree Tea Rooms, Mercia Marina Postcode : DE65 6DW||50-60|
|27th Aug||Departure 09:00||Willow Tree Tea Rooms, Mercia Marina Postcode : DE65 6DW||75|
|OPTIONAL ADDITIONAL EVENT:|
|3rd September||Bosworth Battlefield SightseerStarting from Moira, this is a touring ride organised by the club for Audax UK. It is not guided but a routesheet is provided. A small entry fee applies for this event||100 km
Parking is available at or near most of the start locations if needed. In some cases parking charges apply.
Further details of the rides will be updated nearer to the ride dates on the website Rides page and / or on Facebook.