Suffolk Coast 100 Mile

Sunday 23 Jul 2017Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Nr. Woodbridge,Suffolk IP13 0BT100 miles - mileage approximate

This ride has now passed.

Many thanks to everyone who took part in the Suffolk Coast 100 bike ride on Sunday. We hope you enjoyed it!
The link to view/purchase the photos is here:

Rider photos

Online booking for this ride is now closed. Please come along and sign up on the day at our admin tent in the start area. The 100 mile ride starts between 7am and 8.30am. The 60 & 35 mile ride starts between 8am & 10am.

On the day entry fee will be £22 on the 100 mile ride and £20 on the 60/35 mile. 12-14yrs entry fee (35 mile ride ONLY) £8.50 (Cash, cards & cheques accepted)

If you need to contact Bike Events staff during the ride this Sunday 4th June you can call us on 07724 554 198. This number will only be active between 07:00 and 18:30 this Sunday. We will give out Medical Emergency and Mechanics/Pick-up phone numbers at the Start line.

Join us on the fourth year of the 100 mile challenge route in the tranquil Suffolk countryside to raise money for charity. CONFIRMED DATE IS SUNDAY 23 JULY 2017.

THIS IS THE PAGE FOR THE 100 MILE RIDE TO ENTER THE 35 MILE OR 65 MILE ROUTES, PLEASE CLICK HERE Starting and finishing at the elegant Elizabethan mansion of Glemham Hall, the route heads north through pretty countryside and villages before reaching Covehithe with its curious ‘Russian Doll’ churches. Following the coast south, the route crosses open heathland near Dunwich before going back to finish back at Glemham Hall where you will find massage, refreshments, live music and a bar.


If any friends or family of the cyclists would like a tour of Glemham Hall at 10.00am on the day of the ride, please book in advance by phoning Donna at Glemham Hall on 01728 746704. Tour lasts approx. 1h15min. Tickets: £10.00 per person

"Thank you do much for a fantastic day, the day went so well & the organisation was spot on. The route signs & marshals were perfect, would not hesitate to book further events." S. B.

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Ride Details


Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Nr. Woodbridge,Suffolk IP13 0BT


Glemham Hall, Little Glemham, Nr. Woodbridge,Suffolk IP13 0BT


100 miles - mileage approximate

Challenge rating


Start times

7am – 8am at a time to suit you


Entry Pack (£21.00)
Team Entry 100 mile (Enter total no. required. Price per person) (£20.50)

Other info

Minimum age 16. Road bike / hybrid recommended.

It is recommended that all riders 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.**

GPX routes are available after online booking.

For answers to common queries about our rides, please see our ONLINE FAQs

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

Glemham Hall is north of Woodbridge, on the A12. Car-parking available on site costs £3.00 on the day.
On arrival, do not use the house entrance at the front, signs will direct you to drive on to site via Church Road at the back of the property.

Getting here by train

The nearest station is Wickham Market. Depending where you are coming from there are trains arriving within sufficient time to arrive at the start before 10am (the latest start time). Check National Rail Enquiries.

Sorry, no photographer on this ride

'East Anglian Air Ambulance (EAAA) is the charity providing a helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS) for the people of East Anglia. Since our launch in 2000 we have attended over 20,000 lifesaving missions, touching the lives of many thousands of people. Our crew comprises specialist pre-hospital doctors and critical-care paramedics, operating out of two high-tech helicopters from 07:00 until 19:00 from our Norwich base and from 07:00 until 01:30 from our Cambridge base. We were the first air ambulance in the country to attend helicopter emergency medical incidents in the hours of darkness to unknown and unlit sites.
We need to raise over £11 million this year to continue our lifesaving service.'
Registered Charity No: 1083876

Your entry fee only covers the costs of running the ride so please ask family and friends to sponsor you generously to make a real difference. THANK YOU