For your own and other road user’s safety please observe the following:
REMEMBER, it is not a race. Be a good advert for cycling and show consideration to other road users - even if they don't respect your space.
YOU MUST wear your official rider number on the day.
NEVER ride more than two abreast.
DO NOT attempt any dangerous passing.
It is forbidden to cross the centre line of the road.
Keep your distance from other cyclists at all times, as some may be inexperienced.
Don't go crazy down hills. Please signal any intention to turn left or right and don't stop suddenly - there may be cars or other cyclists directly behind you.
NEVER cycle on the pavement or a footpath unless instructed by a Ride Marshal
SLOW DOWN when passing horses. Indicate of your presence (by bell or calling out) and pass wide on the right. Horses can be dangerous when startled.
Please do not ask friends or family to drive along the course.
Private support vehicles are not allowed on the route during the event, as this could be hazardous for other cyclists and may obstruct emergency vehicles.
ALL riders should bring and wear a cycling helmet for the duration of the event. A selection of helmets will be available for purchase at the Start (subject to availability)
Riders under 14yrs MUST be accompanied by an adult over 18yrs.
All riders aged 60 or over on the date of the ride and any rider with a medical condition or unsure of their physical ability to take part in the bike ride are advised to take medical advice from a general practitioner prior to the event.