Ride North Norfolk 25 August 2019
15 miles, 25 miles, 36, 66 (100k) miles or 100 miles
A great way to spend the day
When you go to the British Cycling website you will be asked to register with British Cycling for insurance purposes but you do NOT need to join just complete the form.
Download a postal application form HERE (PDF) or a Word version Entry Form RNN 2019 or visit the Fakenham Info Hub in the market place.
Exciting routes and distances from 15 to 100 miles
Ride North Norfolk has a selection of sociable, leisure cycle rides starting from the picturesque North Norfolk market town of Fakenham and going through some of the best gentle cycling routes in the country.
Now in our 7th year we have kept prices the same. It is a friendly local ride that will end an exciting week of activities in and around the town. It is a registered British Cycling Sportives. To keep the character of the ride we are limting this year’s entry to around 500. See the British Cycling website for more information. or to sign up.
15 miles, 25 miles or 36 miles, 66 (100k) miles or 100 miles
At this friendly event you will be provided with:
- free drinks and nutrition, including our respected home made flapjack
- advice and information
- a trophy/medal when you finish.
- free draw string goodie bag on arrival
- free souvenir water bottle
- GPX /Garmin files
- mobile mechanics
- support and information
- rescue service
- our local knowledge and experience
- first aid at the Community Centre
- a social event at the Community Centre and garden including food, music and stalls, open to all
This is a cycle ride and a day out that caters for most abilities. If you can ride a bicycle, you should be able to take part. The countryside has gentle slopes and no big hills.
Everyone is welcome to come and ride with us. Register now to be part of this exhilarating day.
Registration on the day from 8.00 am (7.30 for 100 milers)
Depart between 9.00 am and 11.00
- 100 mile riders: We will be opening registration for riders doing the 100 mile route at 7.30 with a ride start time for you from 8.00am
Don’t forget to collect your medal
Register from 8 to leave between 9 and 11.
100 milers register from 7.30 to leave at 8
We will take entries on the day if there are spaces but we are a small friendly sportive and limit numbers
Please be aware that you may be photographed and/or filmed at this event. https://www.activefakenham.org.uk/privacy-policy/
Go local. We are a locally organized, but efficiently run, cycle ride. Local charities, local companies, local clubs and locally sourced produce where possible. Everyone is welcome to join us to enjoy our market town and its beautiful surroundings.
|102 miles (team of 4 £15 pp online in advance)||Online: £16.00 Post: £18.00 On Day £20|
|66 miles (team of 4 £15 pp online in advance)||Online: £16.00 Post: £18.00 On Day £20|
|36 miles||Online: £12.00 Post: £13.00 On Day £15|
|15 and 25 miles||Online £8.00 Post £9.00 On Day £10|
|Team of 4 (36 Mile)||Online £44.00 Post £48 Not available on the day|
|Under 16 years old||Online/post £4.00 On Day £5 (must be accompanied by responsible adult)|
|Book online or cheques to “Fakenham 50” or visit Sweets’n’Things Market Place. Fakenham|
Please note that British Cycling add an administration fee for online entries. Distances are approximate.
Visit the British Cycling website for more details and Enter HERE
Collect your free bottle and drawstring bag.
A choice of medal or trophy for all completers (subject to availability)
Look out for the arrows Each distance has its own colour.Don’t worry it will all be clear on the day. If you have any issues or want advice ask one of our volunteers.
Free Special Edition souvenir, 750ml Hi-Viz water bottle for all riders completing the 100 km or 100miles. People on the shorter rides will get our popular souvenir 500ml bottles.
We have a limited number of souvenir water bottles. All riders will be given a free water bottle on registration. They will also receive a souvenir drawstring bag. These will be allocated on a first come (first to sign up) basis and we expect to be able to give every rider a free bottle. On completion don’t forget to collect your medal. All riders who have currently signed up on line
If the weather is very wet we can move the after ride event inside as there is plenty of room, but we have a marquee and gazeebos so will try to remain in the garden and the British weather is a very wonderful thing so it should be fine.
Short massages will be available from local professional massage therapists.
Each will offer different short massages at low cost. If you have never had had a massage then here’s your chance to find out more and have a try. If you get tired legs, an aching back or just want to relax try the massage zone.. More details to follow.
Photos from previous rides
A wide range of photos and videos HERE
Photos and videos of previous Rides
2018 – A short video of the 2018 ride HERE
2018 – Photos from 2018 HERE
2017 – Video of Ride HERE
2017 – 915 Free Professional photos of the 2017 ride HERE
2017 – Photos after the ride by Richard Crook on his phone HERE
2016 – HERE
2015 – HERE
2014 – HERE
Please note that we will be taking photos and videoing on the day. When you sign up you will be agreeing to these being uploaded to our media channels for you to download and also for us to use for future publicity. We will remove any photos you do not want us to use if you inform us.
Why not ride for charity
We are thrilled to have a new partnership with East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices for 2019. If you would like to support this charity please email Tina.Burdett@each.org.uk
We are very pleased to continnue to support Fakenham’s First Focus. Working with and for our Community. “Helping people in Fakenham and the surrounding areas who are in need by providing information, a social centre, access to training, clubs and support groups”. First Focus offers a friendly way to access information on issues around health, disability, social matters and education/training
Q&As (see also our FAQ page)
A link with Fakenham history – click here