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Island 66

May 6, 2017

Cycle event iow

We’re challenging you to cycle 66 miles around the beautiful Isle of Wight.

Take in the breath-taking views of the white cliffs and clear blue sea as you cycle through the island’s winding lanes. Push yourself to the limit as you experience one of the UK’s top cycling destinations, while raising money to help us create a world without type 1 diabetes.

Beginning in Ryde, you’ll cycle along the coast before heading inland where you’ll face several climbs as you cross the central downs. Your hard work will be rewarded when you head back towards the coast for stunning views before crossing the finish. You’ll be greeted by a well-deserved glass of champagne and a celebratory BBQ.

This is a tough but rewarding challenge. One day, one island, 66 miles. Are you up for the challenge?

The costs

Get 20% off your registration fee, by using the discount code JDRF20 when you sign up. Offer ends 5 November, so don’t delay and sign up today.

Registration fee: £30 (with the 20% discount). Price after 5 November is £37.50
Fundraising target: £450

By raising £450, it enables us to cover the cost of the event, as well as raising money to support our vital research to cure, treat and prevent type 1 diabetes. This work would not be possible without the help of our amazing supporters.

Self funded option: Pay £157.50 (plus the registration fee) and raise what you can for JDRF

What’s included?

Fully marked and mapped route
Full support from experienced event leaders, marshals, medics and mechanics
Chip timed
Check points along the route with food and drink available
Champagne finish
Finishers medal
Celebratory BBQ at the finish for participants, friends and family
A JDRF cycling jersey
Full fundraising support
Please note you must be 18 years of age to take part in this event unaccompanied. Persons aged 16/17 of race day can still take part but must be accompanied by a parent or guardian over the age of 18.

Contact Us: For more information, email events@jdrf.org.uk or call 0207 713 2030