Cycling for charity

Charity Bike Rides: Tips for Raising Money for Charity

Raising money for a charity cycle ride can be as big a challenge as actually completing the ride. Here's how to get started

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Charity Bike Rides: How to Market Your Charity Ride

Spreading the word about your ride helps raise money and awareness for your charity. Here's how to publicise your ride

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Steve Fabes: Cycling 6 Continents for Charity

Steve Fabes is cycling six continents in five years for charity. He chats about the French leg of the journey

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How I raised €1500 on my charity ride

Mark Cramer's charity bike ride in France raised more than £1500 to fight the inflammatory bowel diseases Ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s - here's how he did it

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Cycling the Avenue Verte from London to Paris

Our overview of cycling the Avenue Verte London to Paris bike route – a classic French cycling holiday route and popular charity ride.

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Riding the Tour de France for charity

Guest blogger Robin Weston first rode the Tour de France route in 2006. In September he will tackle the 2011 route

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Mark Beaumont's £2.5m John O'Groat's to Gibraltar charity ride for children's hospitals

Mark Beaumont's John O'Groats to Gibraltar charity bike ride aims to raise £2.5m for children's hospitals.

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Felix, 11, and his 2,300km charity bike ride

This is 11-year-old Felix Leckie. In July, he'll be riding 2,300km from Newark in Nottinghamshire to Slovenia. Here's his story.

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Cancer Support France Canal du Midi ride report

Back in March, we previewed the Canal du Midi for Cancer Support France on June 7-11 – here are some pics and a little report from the ride.

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Alpe d'Huez - EIGHT times on a fixie

Mikey Bartley has come up with the bonkers idea of climbing the Tour de France col EIGHT times ... on a fixie for charity.

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La Resistance - An Alpine gravel ride with a difference

Join France's newest cycling challenge when La Resistance takes to the gravel roads of the French Alps. Here's what you need to know.

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