50 miles 1 September 2019
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What is Velo North?

Join our team and 15,000 other riders at this brand new closed road cycling event in the North of England! Choose to ride 50 or 100 miles and take on the challenging hills near Durham. 

Starting and finishing in the heart of Durham city centre, the 50 mile route will take you on a truly breathtaking journey through County Durham. 

When does Velo North take place?

1 September 2019

What time does Velo North start?

Riders will set off in waves from 6am

Where can I find the route?

Check out the route at the Velo North website.

How fit do I need to be?

We have training plans available to help you get ready for the event, whether it’s your first ride or you’re trying to improve your time. 

Join us in 2019

You can sign up for a guaranteed charity place now by paying a £20 registration fee and pledging to raise £300 in sponsorship. Or if you have your own place, you can join our team with no registration fee or sponsorship target, just raise as much as you can. 

We'll support you all the way

Join us and receive:

  • A Prostate Cancer UK cycling jersey
  • A fundraising pack with ideas, advice, and materials, as well as incentives to help you smash the minimum sponsorship target
  • Training tips from our specialist partners RunningWithUs
  • The loudest cheer points along the route to get you to the finish
  • A post race reception to congratulate you on your incredible achievement
  • Free supporter packs for your family and friends so they can cheer you on the day

Get in touch

If you’d like to join our team or have any questions about the event, please email cycling@prostatecanceruk.org or give us a call on 020 3310 7034.