The Rhone Cycle Randonnée Challenge 2019
Vienne to Montpellier, South of France
(3rd – 5th October)*
Sarah Greene Tribute Fund for Breast Cancer Now are pleased to announce that you can now sign up for the 2019 October event here
9 months to go to the event: make 2019 the year for your personal challenge and join this very special club. Start training now and help research to find a cure for Triple Negative Breast Cancer.
Over 400 male and female riders have completed in the events over the last 10 years; all ages from 14 – 70 years of age have realised a huge sense of personal achievement whilst raising in excess of £1.25 million.
This years’s ride takes place over 3 stages, cycling a total of 288 miles of glorious countryside and the gradients never touch 10% – for detailed challenge profile please click here.
Day 1 Vienne to Valence: 97 miles includes regular climbs but never more than 6% and never more than 5 kms in length (with as many downhills!)
Day 2 Valence to Orange: 98 miles noticeably less climbing than Day 1 (- 1,000 metres) but includes 3 steady climbs (each never more than 10% gradient)
Day 3 Orange to Le Grande Mott, Montpellier: 93 miles, again noticeable less climbing than Day 1 finishing on the pancake-flat wilderness of the Camargue region.
(*London – Lyon and return flight Wednesday 2nd October – Sunday 6th October)