Norwich 60/30

Sunday 29 May 2022The Forum, Bethel St, Millennium Plain, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 1TF57 miles and 28 miles (approx)


A beautiful 60 or 30 mile ride in Norfolk. 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 the finish with food, drink and a medal back in the heart of the city at Chapelfield Gardens.

This event will be held in accordance with up to date Covid-safety advice from the Government, British Cycling and as advised in partnership with local statutory bodies.

We recommend that everyone taking part in one of our rides takes time to read British Cycling's How to Ride in a Group here.

Social distancing and other safety measures will be in place - full details will be emailed before the ride and updates can be seen on the Bike Events website 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

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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


Local info
Massage therapy will be provided at the Finish by Cash only.

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.

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.**
We advise all riders take a Covid-19 test prior to taking part in the ride. 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.

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!

The Finish venue is approximately 300 yards 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

Ride the Norwich 100/60/30 and raise funds for Big C - Norfolk and Waveney's Local Cancer Charity

Every year more than 8000 people in Norfolk and Waveney are told the news that they have cancer, and many more are living with the effects every day.
Big C began in 1980 and throughout the years has been dedicated to the fight against cancer, today helping thousands of people and their families affected by cancer in Norfolk & Waveney, so come and join us on this beautiful 100 mile ride and help raise funds for Norfolk’s cancer charity - Big C

For more information about Big C click on the logo above

Charity registration Number 281730