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Ride for the Regiment – Richmond to Halifax – Cancelled

Event Cancelled



11th – 12th May 2019



A 2 day cycle ride through Yorkshire in aid of The Duke of Wellington’s Regiment Memorial Fund.


Starting in Richmond, North Yorkshire on Saturday 11th May and finishing in Halifax on Sunday 12th May.


Day 1 Saturday Richmond to York, c 60 miles.

08:30 Meet Worsley Barracks York, transport with bicycles to Richmond or Meet at Market Square, Richmond, outside The Green Howards Museum, at 10:30am.

B&B at the Drill Hall, Worsley Barracks, York. Evening supper and drinks in York (at own expense).


Day 2 Sunday York to Halifax, c60 miles 

Arriving early/mid afternoon. Return transport with bicycles from Halifax to York.



£45 for 2 days plus a minimum £100 pledge to DWR Memorial fund, all details at Registration

£30 for one day plus a minimum £50 pledge to DWR Memorial fund. An award will be made to the highest fundraiser.


Additional details

Registration is now open. Follow the link at Ride for the Regiment

Routes Ride Captains will follow a pre planned route circulated to all riders in advance.

Volunteers and support drivers The ride is looking for volunteers to drive support vehicles on the event.

Kit T-shirts, cycle tops and/or Regimental caps will be optional extras see Registration.

Sponsors –sponsorship opportunities exist for this high profile ride across Yorkshire. See below for contact details.

Friday night – B&B and car parking is available at Worsley Barracks on Friday 10th May for those travelling a long distance.

Contact the Iconic Cycling Events office:- 0752 8055110 or e-mail Richard Best,

A printable leaflet is available for dowload here .