Frequently asked questions

Ride for Helen - ESSEX

Travelling to the event?

By car - If approaching via the A12 take the Hatfield Peverel turn off.

By train - The Hatfield Peverel station is just 1 mile from the start/finish site.

Please check with operator regarding carriage of bikes. National Rail Enquiries: 08457 484950.

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Is there car parking?

Yes. There is adequate free parking for vehicles at the start/finish site.

Who can take part?

All ages can take part however all children aged 16 or under must be accompanied by an adult and have consent from a parent or legal guardian to participate in the ride. The 65 mile route is open to those of 18 years of age or over.

Do I have to raise sponsorship?

We would love you to. If you choose to raise sponsorship money, you will be directly supporting people who are living with cancer. Every  £1 you raise will make a difference to someones life. The easiest way to do this is by setting up a Just Giving page or download an offline sponsorship form.

Are there toilets?

Yes. There will be toilet facilities available at the start/finish site and at certain points on the routes.

Are there refreshments?

Yes. There will be refreshments available at the start/finish site and at certain points on the routes.

How much does it cost?

There is a registration fee to cover the costs or running the event.  Adults from £20  Juniors £8 (16 and under)

A full list of Conditions of Entry is available on this site.


Ride for Helen - SUFFOLK

Travelling to the event?

By car - For Sat Nav systems please enter our postcode IP3 8UH.

From the A14: Trinity Park is on the outskirts of Ipswich, just off the A14. From the A14 take the exit sign-posted Lowestoft A12 and Ipswich East. At the roundabout take the A1156 towards Ipswich. (From the West this will be the third exit and you will pass under the flyover, from the East this will be the first exit). Travel for a little over a mile, passing a Honda Garage on your right, until you come to a roundabout. Take the third exit at the roundabout to enter Trinity Park.

From the South – London, Chelmsford & Colchester: Travel along the A12 until it joins the A14 and follow signs for Felixstowe, traveling over the Orwell Bridge. Follow directions from the A14 detailed above.

From the North – Lowestoft & Great Yarmouth: Exit the A12 at the Seven Hills Roundabout, pass under the bridge (A14) and follow the A1156 towards Ipswich. Travel a little over a mile, passing a Honda Garage on your right, until you come to a roundabout. Take the third exit at the roundabout to enter Trinity Park.

How to get there map.
















Is there car parking?

Yes. There is adequate free parking for vehicles at the start/finish site.

Who can take part?

These routes are designed for more experienced cyslist in mind, Under 16 year old must be accompanied by an adult and have consent from a parent or legal guardian to participate in the ride. The 65 mile route is open to those of 18 years of age or over.

Do I have to raise sponsorship?

We would love you to. If you choose to raise sponsorship money, you will be directly supporting people who are living with cancer. Every  £1 you raise will make a difference to someones life. The easiest way to do this is by setting up a Just Giving page or download an offline sponsorship form.

Are there toilets?

Yes. There will be toilet facilities available at the start/finish site and at certain points on the routes.

Are there refreshments?

Yes. There will be refreshments available at the start/finish site and at certain points on the routes.

How much does it cost?

There is a registration fee to cover the costs or running the event.  Adults from £20 and under 16 years of age £10. On the day sign-ups will be £25 per adult and £15 per child

A full list of Conditions of Entry is available on this site.