Sunday 3rd July 2022

At The Star PH,
St Mary in the Marsh, Romney Marsh

Now Featuring 100 Miles Challenge

Following the success of the 70 mile route last year we have introduced the C100.
Now you can do 100-80-50 or 30 miles.
Book now – this is a great training goal – you can change your distance on the day.

Bookings Now Open at This Link

10% reduction if booked before December 31st
Use Code: Bike10

Circular Routes on Kent’s Romney Marsh. Great for the serious cyclist,
family or just the challenge of riding 30, 50, 80 or 100 miles.

Is This the UK’s Flattest Cycle Ride?

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and other local and national charities 

   The New Routes (Available in due Course)

Enter Online Here

Terms & Conditions

Registration Form (Available in Due Course)

Please download the form from the DOWNLOAD BUTTON in the page above and bring it completed on the day this will help us with efficient Covid management.

New entries are welcome on the day

For Important Waypoint Notes For Cyclists Click Here – important route information for this years event. (Available in Due Course)

The Challenge

The Channel Challenge is:- riding circular flat routes of either 30, 50, 80 or 100 miles (All 100 milers must start by 8am) around picturesque Romney Marsh, starting and finishing in St Mary in the Marsh.

Time yourself for the ride or take as leisurely pace as you wish.

Do it solo or as a family, Club or work group.

Simply enjoy the ride, and have fun raising money for charity.

This ride takes place on:

Sunday 3rd July 2022

• Registration between 7.30am & 9.00am     

• Start between 8.00am & 10.00am (All 100 milers must start by 8am)

The Start will be staggered allowing plenty of time to complete your chosen route. Please note this is not a timed event.
There is a choice of 30, 50, 80 mile and 100 mile circular routes on Romney Marsh, starting and finishing at The Star Inn, St Mary in the Marsh. (All 100 milers must start by 8am)

 For directions to the start Click Here (Available in Due Course)

The routes will be sign-posted with marshals at all key points.
Marshals will also be cycling the event.

Enter Online Here

Online Entry Fees:

30 and 50 Miles

£25.00 per Adult Rider (£30.00 on the day)

£10.00 per Child (under 16) (£15.00 on the day)

£50.00 Family registration, 2 Adults + 2 Children under 16 (£55.00 on the day)

80 and 100 Miles

£35.00 Per Adult rider (£40.00 on the day)

£15.00 Per Child under 16yrs (£20.00 on the day)

£70.00 Family  as above (80.00 on the day)

There is a small registration fee charged by the booking agent.

In addition to the Registration Fee it would be great if every rider raises at least £25 in sponsorship. You can direct funds to the Channel Rotary Just Giving Page Click Here

For further information:

Email:  channelrotarybikeride.org.uk

Write to:
Channel  Cycle Challenge
3 Godwyn Road
Folkestone
Kent  CT20 2LA

This is also the address to which postal registrations, entry fees and any sponsorship collected after the event should be sent.

Our Supporters

We are grateful to the following for their support

Folkestone-Hythe DCFAS Financial Services and Advice
Roger DeHaan Trust, KCC,
Romney Cycles Kent
The Star Inn, St Mary in the Marsh
Jackie Alston and Seamus Collins
Lee Robinson Photography – Greenapple Creative
Ivychurch Village Hall
St Mary In the Marsh Parochial Church Council
St Mary in the Marsh Parish Council
Andy Harding

Friends and Family for their efforts over the years to make this a successful event.

 

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and other local and national charities 

Channel Rotary has donated over £25,000 to charity and good causes in the past 12 months including

Folkestone Churches Winter Shelter Project
Shepway Sports Trust Mental Health Initiative
Schools Hardship Fund
IT Schools Laptop Recycle Project

Age UK

Please encourage your Sponsors to be generous and bring your sponsorship money with you on the day.