All you need to do is sign up and take part in the ride, and you will be in with a chance of winning a fabulous Boardman Bike! So don't delay, enter today!
The thanks of the Wirral Bikeathon go to our patron Chris Boardman MBE for his support and donation of a Boardman Bike
This year’s Bikeathon will be taking place on Sunday 10th June 2018. It will be the 20th Wirral Bikeathon and so far the event over the years has raised a total of £920,000. This year our challenge is to reach the magnificent sum of £1 Million. All the funds raised go to the charity 'Bloodwise'. Bloodwise is the new name for the charity Leukeamia and Lymphoma Research.
Entries are open for the 2018 Wirral Bikeathon. Here is the link to the Online Entry Form on Bloodwise's website. Or you can enter by post by downloading the Entry Form. All Downloadable Resources (info, sponsorship form, map of route etc) are at the bottom of page under FAQ . PLEASE NOTE: the deadline for pre-event entries is Monday, 4th June at 9am when online and postal entries close. After that, you have to enter on the day.
ABOUT THE EVENT
The Wirral Bikeathon is a 14 or 28 mile ride around the Wirral. Arrowe Country Park is the start, mid-point and finish area. Riders, their families and friends can enjoy live music from the Peninsula Jazzmen and a return of the unforgettable Fair Organ on 10th June. As well as all pre-registered riders being in with a chance to win a fabulous Boardman Bike, there is also a chance to win one month's free family membership of Total Fitness gym.
Bikes and Boards (West Kirby), The Bike Shop (Moreton) and K-Cycles of Eastham continue to support us by providing free bike repair services in the park and at Dovepoint on the prom in Meols on the day of the ride. See below for the many other organizations who we also wish to thank profusely for their valuable support.
Zeus FM were filming the Bikeathon - see video here
Bikes and Boards (West Kirby), Birkenhead Explorers Scouts, Boardman Bikes, K-Cycles (Eastham), Network Rail, St Andrews Scouts Meols, The Bike Shop (Moreton), Total Fitness (Prenton), West Wallasey Car & Van Hire (Thingwall), Wirral Borough Council, Wirral Cycling Campaign, Wirral Globe, Wirral University Teaching Hospital (use of hospital car park) and all volunteers.
The Wirral Bikeathon Committee has also arranged for the following organisations to be present on the day of the Wirral Bikeathon: