Manchester 100 Mile

Sunday 16 May 2021Wythenshawe Park, Wythenshawe Road, Manchester M23 0AB100 miles

THIS IS THE 100 MILE RIDE FOR THE 100KM RIDE, PLEASE CLICK HERE

It's a Spring ride for 2021 and a new route as well! Details on that coming soon....

The Christie Manchester 100 mile will take you through beautiful country lanes that start and finish at Wythenshawe Park and that sweep through the stunning Cheshire landscape. Cyclists will return to a warm welcome by Team Christie.

Money raised from The Christie Manchester 100 mile helps to provide inspiration and hope to cancer patients and their families, as well as helping to carry out more research, give more people the very best treatment and care – and save even more lives. Entry fees only pay for the safe running of the event; The Christie charity needs participants to raise sponsorship to help revolutionise the fight against cancer.

ALL RIDERS REGISTERED FOR THE 2020 RIDE WILL BE TRANSFERRED TO THE 2021 RIDE AUTOMATICALLY

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Ride Details

Start

Wythenshawe Park, Wythenshawe Road, Manchester M23 0AB
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Finish

Wythenshawe Park, Wythenshawe Road, Manchester M23 0AB
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Distance

100 miles

Challenge rating

ELEVATION INFO (TOTAL CLIMB): 3185ft.

Start times

07.00 - 08.00 - individual start times printed on Entry Pack envelope & Entry Card).

Pricing

Entry Pack/s (enter no.) (£24.00)
Team Entry (Enter no. riders) (£23.50)

Local info

Manchester Visitor Centre: 0871 222 8223
www.visitcheshire.com
www.visitmanchester.com

Other info

START TIMES ARE FOR GUIDANCE AND TO REDUCE POSSIBLE CONGESTION. IF YOU NEED OR WISH TO CHANGE YOUR GIVEN START TIME THERE IS NO NEED TO CONTACT BIKE EVENTS
Minimum rider age is 16 YRS. Riders under 16 MUST wear a cycle helmet and be accompanied by an adult over 18.

You can refill your water bottle and purchase food and drinks at the official refreshment stops along the way.
September weather can be mixed, so you may want to bring waterproofs along with your sunscreen!
Road/ hybrid bike suitable.


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

Wythenshawe Park is close to Jc 3a of the M56. Then take A5103, Princess Parkway and turn on to Wythenshawe Road (B5167) using the north entrance to the park off Wythenshawe Road. All day parking at Wythenshawe Park and The Manchester College £3 (both accessed from Wythenshawe Road - we will direct you on arrival). Buy in advance to avoid queues on the day, and have your ticket ready to show at the entrance!

Getting here by train

Piccadilly station is only 7 miles north of the park. Please check with operator regarding carriage of bikes.
National Rail enquiries 08457 48 49 50
www.nationalrail.co.uk

Sorry, no photographer on this ride


Get pedalling next Spring for #TeamChristie 100km or 100 miles - you decide!

The Christie charity provides enhanced services over and above what the NHS funds, focusing on 4 main areas, research, care and treatment, education and extra patient services.

Each and every pound donated makes a real difference to our patients, their families and friends.

As a member of Team Christie you will receive:
• A welcome pack
• A free Christie t-shirt
• Fundraising support and advice leading up to the race
• An unforgettable experience!
• And any fundraiser who raises over £200 before Sunday 9th May will receive a free Team Christie cycling jersey!

With your support, we can carry out more research, give more people the very best treatment and care – and save even more lives.

If you have any questions please get in touch by calling 0161 446 3400 or emailing events@christies.org