Coast to Coast Cycle Challenge
22 - 23 September 2018
Departing from the coast of West Cumbria, this challenging itinerary stretches for 140 miles until reaching the North Sea.
The picturesque route crosses the northern edge of the Lake District, then climbs into the dramatic landscapes of the northern Pennines. Following the ancient fringes of Hadrian’s Wall, it then heads down to the coastline of Whitley Bay.
Join the Best Cycling Team For Ages and support us on our mission to end loneliness and isolation for older people living across the UK.
To learn more about how your fundraising will help to change lives and connect our older generation in communities that care, please visit our Your Impact page.
• A weekend challenge in the North of England
• Dip your wheels into both the Irish and North Seas
• Follow parts of Hadrian's Wall and visit an ancient Roman Fort
• Experience the beauty of the Northumbrian scenery
Why Cycle for MHA?
• Sponsorship form and fundraising pack bursting with inspirational ideas and fundraising tips
• Best For Ages technical t-shirt
• Support from our dedicated events team to help you reach your fundraising target
Departing from the Cumbrian coast, you’ll need all your pedal power to tackle big ascents and descents as this challenging itinerary stretches for 140 miles to the North Sea
Pay a registration fee of £95.00 when you book, then a balance of £390.00 (5 weeks before your challenge).
Raise as much as you can for MHA
Registration fee of £95.00 when you book.
Raise a minimum of £785.00 for MHA.
Click here for a more detailed explanation of the options available.
By fundraising for Best For Ages, you are helping to connect older people in communities that care. Every penny of your donation will go further to reduce loneliness and isolation across the UK as well as funding award-winning music therapy in our dementia care homes. To learn more about our life-enhancing work, please visit the Your Impact page.
£6 could help us deliver a week's Telebuddies service, providing a regular phone call to check on five isolated older people living alone.
£50 could train a volunteer befriender for an isolated older person, helping to reduce loneliness and isolation in their own home.
£180 could fund a Music Therapist for a day, working to reduce anxiety in four 1:1 sessions and one group session.
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