WE NEED YOU & YOUR BIKE FOR SPORTS RELIEF 18!

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 Gregg James is taking on 500 miles ‘Gregathon
Zoe Ball is taking on 350 miles ‘Hardest Road Home

Can Wakefield Cyclists complete 850 miles in 2 Hours in support of these extremely ‘challenged’ athletes!?

 We’ve got the venue if you’ve got the legs!? … and the bike!

We need YOU!!!!!
Club Cyclist
Social Cyclist
Commuter Cyclist
Trier on a bike Cyclist
Any type of cyclist as long as you can cycle!

And your bike!!!!
Mountain Bike
Road Bike
Tandem
Uni Cycle
Adapted Bike
Any kind of bike as long as it’s road worthy!

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WHEN WHERE HOW MANY

Monday 19th March

BKCAT Cycle Circuit
St. Thomas a Becket School Catholic Secondary School,
Barnsley Road, Sandal, Wakefield.
ACCESS TO CIRCUIT VIA AGBRIGG GROVE WF2 6AD

TIME
Open Session 5pm-7pm
NO PROBLEM IF….
.. YOU CAN’T MAKE IT FOR 5pm,
..YOU CAN’T STAY FOR THE WHOLE EVENT
..YOU ARRIVE FOR THE LAST FEW MINUTES
Any mile is better than NO mile, Sport Relief are grateful for all of them!!

NUMBERS REQUIRED
85 PEOPLE X 10 MILES EACH …
CRACKED IT!!? (only kidding!!)

 It’s up to you how many miles you want to cycle.
Some may choose to cycle 2-3 miles
Whilst others may do 20+.
It is entirely up to you.

The more people we have the more likely we are able to keep a constant full circuit and complete the challenge.

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HOW DO WE FUNDRAISE FOR THIS EVENT?
We ask for a donations
We suggest Individual £5.00 and Family £10.00
BUT please feel free to give as much as you like.

We want to make the event and your efforts count and help make a difference.

The event is being run to support Sport Relief
And In doing so raise the profile of cycling in Wakefield and surrounding areas,

Please donate directly to Sports Relief via our Just Giving page https://my.sportrelief.com/sponsor/BKCATCYCLE  
Please ensure if you are taking part in this event that you donate via this link
So we can confirm your donation, thank you.

WANT TO JOIN IN BUT DON’T LIVE LOCALLY TO WAKEFIELD
We would like people to attend the event BUT if you physically can’t and you would like to be part of our fundraising efforts you can do it remotely HERE

CYCLING NOT FOR YOU BUT STILL WANT TO SUPPORT THE EVENT
We need all the help we can get. Please come down and help keep cyclists going with a warm brew, help keep track count or simply come to show your support, everyone is very welcome.
You can also make a donation using the link above, thank you.

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WANT TO SIGN UP FOR THE CHALLENGE?
THINK YOU’VE GOT A MILE IN YOU?
FANTASTIC, WE’RE CHUFFED TO HAVE YOU SUPPORT THE EVENT AND
SPORT RELIEF 2018

If you would like to take part in this event please sign up at the links below.
we want to make sure we have enough tea and coffee to keep you going!!

Sign Up: Open Session 5-7pm

Sign Up: Ladies Session 5-7pm *Please note: This session is a fortnightly British Cycling Breeze session. Because the 19th March session is a little different to the norm we are looking for a minimum of 40 ladies to join us for the Sport Relief Challenge event to ensure we reach our challenge target. The ladies who normally attend this session have been consulted and agree that to ensure we reach our challenge target miles of 850 the session will be open to all. If any one has an questions regarding this session please don’t hesitate to ask.

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BUT will be worth it

We’d like to say thank you for participating in BKCAT Cycle Circuit 850 mile Challenge

The event is being supported by BKCAT Cycle Circuit who have donated the circuit session.

British Cycling Let’s Ride HSBC UK Breeze are supporting the event with some giveaways.

Every donating cycling participant will received a raffle ticket for a prize draw. Prizes to be confirmed.

JB’s Bike Shop : in Ossett, a great supporter of our HSBC UK Breeze sessions, is once again donating several prizes and discount vouchers. Thank you Rob.

Sweat Pledge : The brain child of Kajsa Tylen, GWR holder for Furthest Distance Cycled in a Year by a Woman is donating a prize for the donate draw. Thank you Kajsa.

Like to Sweat? Join the Revolution 

When you sign up to Sweat Pledge, you will have the opportunity to say who inspired you on your fitness journey, then make your pledge and upload photos, milestones and blog posts which show your progress. As you work to achieve your goal, you will be inspiring other people which will help you spur you on too!

Love to Ride: Are donating some give aways along with a special draw for Love to Ride users. Their web-based tool is completely free to use and offers regular prizes (like bike gear, vouchers, experiences, new bikes and even holidays!) for people who log rides and encourage others. Local prize winners from our most recent event Cycle September include a participant from WY Police who won a trip for two to Berlin!

Their next national event is Ride to Work Week 12th – 18th March – encouraging sustainable travel to and from a place of work.

If you would like to join up to Love to Ride please use JoAmess@BUTwillbeworthit as your encourager (you’ll see this on the website when you sign up, thank you) You can also join an organisation if your company is already using Love to Ride OR why not become your work champion and encourage your work mates to be in with a chance to win some goodies just for riding your bike! Not got an organisation to join? Then join me at BUT will be worth it.

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So what’s the flow

  1. Sign Up : Open Session 5-7pm    Ladies Session 5-7pm
  2. Donate  : Sport Relief Just Giving Page or Donate on Day
  3. Start Training
  4. Register on arrival, quick bike check and way you go.
  5. Toilets facilities available on site
  6. Bring refreshments, you’ll need them! Tea & Coffee will be FREELY available
  7. Good idea to bring the usual bike repair tools, puncture kit and inner tubes
  8. Ride like the wind!!!!!!! or potter if you wish … a mile is a mile
  9. Wipe your nose, cough a lot, take deep breaths
  10. Pat yourself on the back, for whatever happens you didn’t half give it a go!

Have a question

PLEASE FORWARD THIS INFORMATION TO ANYONE YOU FEEL WOULD BE INTERESTED IN TAKING PART, WE NEED TO RALLY THE TROOPS! FAMILY, WORK MATES, CYCLING GROUPS, ETC. PLEASE ALSO SHARE ON YOUR SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS, THANK YOU.

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