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Grand Depart: Yorkshire Tour Challenge

3-5 July 2014

Sign up for this once in a lifetime challenge to cycle the 120 miles of first stage of the Tour de France in picturesque Yorkshire. 

Spring Offer - 20% discount on Registration Fee.

Ends Soon 

The Event

In 2014, the world’s greatest cycling event, the Tour de France, makes its Grand Depart from Leeds in Yorkshire on 5 July. The Yorkshire Tour Challenge takes in the key features of the Grand Depart route from Leeds to Harrogate as it passes through the Yorkshire Dales over a gruelling 120 miles.


Once you have completed the days cycling you will stay overnight in Leeds with the opportunity to watch and cheer on the world’s greatest cyclists in the official Grand Depart of the Tour de France.


The event includes:

  • Fully signed and supported route with roving mechanics, water-stops, snacks and experienced support crew

  • Transfer from Harrogate back to Leeds

  • Two nights accommodation in Leeds

  • Celebration meal

How to register

To secure your place on this unique challenge, all you need to do is follow the link below and pay your registration fee:


To book your place on the Grand Depart Yorkshire Tour Challenge and fundraise for Help the Hospices please click here


Registration fee: £79.20 (for a limited time only)

Minimum sponsorship: £600


Our support for you


We pride ourselves on supporting our fantastic team of fundraisers every step of the way, our support includes the following:

  • Fundraising pack

  • Fundraising merchandise

  • Unlimited supported from the challenge events team

  • Cycling jersey

  • Training tips and information

  • On the day presence


Further information

If you would like further information about this new and exciting event youwill find it here. Alternatively you can contact Help the Hospices Events Team:


Contact us
Email events@helpthehospices.org.uk
Hotline 020 7520 2999
Grand Depart
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