Norwich 60/30

Sunday 02 Jun 2024The Forum, Bethel St, Millennium Plain, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1TF57 miles and 28 miles (approx)


A beautiful 60 or 30 mile ride in Norfolk's lovely countryside. Starting from City Hall and taking in the edge of the Broads, touching the coast while the 30 mile crosses the ferry at Horning then both rides return through Coltishall to food, drink and a medal at the finish - Lower School by the Cathedral.

The event is registered with British Cycling - please see British Cycling's How to Ride in a Group here. Social distancing and other safety measures are here

"I participated in the Norwich 60 miles this year – it was such a great event! We did thoroughly enjoy it." Liz A.

"Had a lot of fun on the ride yesterday. Really well organised and good sign posting." Nilesh

Map - click for larger version

Ride Details


The Forum, Bethel St, Millennium Plain, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1TF


Norwich Lower School, Bishopgate, Norwich, NR1 4AA


57 miles and 28 miles (approx)

Challenge rating

ELEVATION INFO (TOTAL CLIMB): 60 mile route 796ft. / 30 mile route 530ft.

Start times

60 mile: 08:00 - 09:00; 30 mile 09:00 - 09:30


Entry Pack/s 60 mile (enter number of riders required) - includes P+P (£28.50)
Team Entry 60 mile (Enter no.riders) - includes P+P (£28.50)
Entry Pack/s 30 mile (enter no. required) Price includes ferry ticket, and P+P (£27.50)
Team Entry 30 mile (enter no. required) Price includes ferry ticket and P+P (£27.50)
60 mile Student Entry (includes P+P) (£26.00)
60 mile Junior Entry 14 - 18yrs (includes P+P) (£25.00)
30 mile Junior Entry 12-17 year olds (includes P+P) (£24.00)

Other info

Riders will be set off in small groups at 30 second intervals.
Minimum rider age 12 years on the 30 mile route and 14 years on the 60 mile route. All riders under 16 MUST be accompanied by an adult over 18.

ALL riders must wear a helmet. A selection of helmets will be available for purchase on the day.

** We recommend that all riders have both bike and personal liability insurances as we cannot be held responsible for damage, loss or theft of your bike or personal items or personal liability.**
The ride will follow Covid-safety advice from the Government and British Cycling. Do NOT take part if you are experiencing Covid-19 symptoms.

Road bike recommended / hybrid or mountain bike suitable
GPX routes are available after online booking.
Bike Events 0117 422 1472

Ride Gradings

Suitable for anyone who enjoys a reasonably active life. The pace is gentle and the terrain flat to undulating. Distances no more than 30 miles (50km).

Suitable for those with slightly more cycling experience. the terrain can be a little hillier than grade 1.5 and distances up to 45 miles (70km).

For the regular and reasonably fit cyclist. The terrain may include some challenging hills and distances up to 75 miles (110km).

These routes require a good level of fitness and stamina and feature challenging inclines and/or a longer time in the saddle. Distances can be up to 100 miles (160km).

Getting here by car

Parking: Nearest car park is at The Forum (access via Bethel Street, NR2 1TF). Open from 6.00am for the event, at their standard rate of £2.00/hour. For other parking info please visit Parkopedia. Height restrictions on all these car parks!

For 'welcoming parties': Please note there is no parking at the Finish itself. Closest (but quite small) Pay & Display car park is near the Adam and Eve pub (NR3 1RZ).The Finish venue is approximately 1.5 miles from the Start venue.

Getting here by train

Norwich station is 1 mile from the start. Please check with operator regarding carriage of bikes.
National Rail Enquiries: 03457 48 49 50

Sorry, no photographer on this ride

You're welcome to raise money for one of the charities below (select when you book online) or for a charity of your choice (contact them after you've booked to arrange sponsorship).

CHARITIES - please contact us for information about how to get involved and for details of our Open Event fundraising packages