Prudential RideLondon 2019
August 3-4, 2019
One of the UK’s biggest and most exciting cycling festivals, Prudential RideLondon sees more than 100,000 cyclists taking part in a number of cycling events, which include:
Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 - the main event, The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 will see around 25,000 cyclists ride 100 miles from Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in East London through to the Surry Hills, before finishing at The Mall.
Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 46 – ideal for first-timers and young cyclists, this sportive comprises of a 46-mile route on traffic-free roads that take in some of London's most iconic parts.
Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 19 – having taken place in 2018 for the first time, this event is aimed at new bike riders, young people and families. Starting in Sandown Park in Surrey, this event takes in the last 19 miles of Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 route.
Prudential RideLondon FreeCycle – an eight-mile circuit on closed traffic-free roads in central London.
Prudential RideLondon Classique – a 5.4km circuit in central London, beginning and finishing on The Mall. This is part of the UCI WorldTour race.
Brompton World Championship – 500 folding bike riders will unfold their bikes and complete eight laps of St James Park.
These are just some of the events taking place over a spectacular weekend that celebrates cycling. There are also a handful of events for professional cyclists and team events that include a peloton relay. There is also a free Cycling Show taking part at ExCel London over the weekend, which will see many of the major cycling brands and an array of other exhibitors coming together to celebrate the world of bikes and cycling. So, if you love a challenge then get on your bike and ride the Prudential RideLondon for Alder Hey this year.
Prudential RideLondon is organised by the Mayor of London and his agencies and is one of the biggest legacies from the 2012 London Olympic games. With leg-testing climbs and a route that takes in some of London's most iconic sights and surrey's picturesque countryside (including Box Hill), this cycling challenge will test riders of all abilities.
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If you wish to ride the Prudential RideLondon for Alder Hey then please contact [email protected] or call 0151 252 5716.