Do you have what it takes to Take the Challenge !
The 2021 ride will be on Sunday 16th May – watch this space for updates and subscribe to our newsletter.
Online registration closes midnight 14th May 2021. Early Bird Registration closes 16th April 2021.
All entrants in the 100k, 50k and 18k rides will be in the draw to win one of 20 $100 vouchers. Registration includes your entry to ride, entry bib, bike check, food and water stations, on road support, and free sausage sandwich and drink at ride completion, plus entertainment at our Event village
Great food stalls, Six Strings Brewery, Bike n Blend, cycle retailers and cycle advocacy all are all on site.
We offer three cycle rides over distances of 100km, 50km and 18km through the hinterland of the NSW Central Coast as well as our Kids Challenge which is in the grounds of the Mt Penang Gardens.
Our rides start and finish at the Mt Penang Gardens, which are located at Kariong, just off the Gosford exit on the M1. Entry is from the Central Coast Highway, turn at the lights in to Kangoo Road Kariong (intersection with Worthington Motors on one corner), and follow the cycle ride signs. The first entry on the right on Kangoo Road is for cyclists exiting only, so please follow the parking signs to the next entry point for parking and directions from our volunteer team.
This ride suits experienced cyclists who are after a challenge and all cyclists for this event must be aged 16 years and over. There are some steep hills on this ride through the hinterland of the Central Coast via Somersby and Mangrove Mountain. To view the route map – click here.
8.00am start, briefing at 7.45am. On the day entry fee $80 or register online for the early bird entry fee of $70 (till 16th April 2020)
This ride suits cyclists who are looking to challenge themselves with a moderate 50km ride and all cyclists for this event must be aged 16 years and over. There are some hills on this ride through the hinterland of the Central Coast via Somersby and Mangrove Mountain. To view the route map – click here.
8.00am start, briefing at 7.45 am. On the day entry fee $60, or register online for the early bird entry fee of $50 (till 16th April 2020)
This ride suits individuals and families who are social cyclists, aged 9 years and over. Those cyclists up to 16 years must be accompanied by an adult rider who is aged over 18 years. This ride has a hill section that requires a bit of pedal power but is on quieter roads. To view the route map – click here.
8.30 am start, briefing at 8.15am. On the day entry fee for Adults $25 and Kids (Age 9-16) $10
The Kids Challenge is in the grounds of the Mt Penang Gardens and allows junior riders a safe cycling environment to challenge themselves. The ride is open to cyclists aged between 4 and 12 years of age.
Kids – 9.30 start. $10 per child.