Great Yorkshire Bike Ride 2017 - Event Information


GYBR entry for 2017 on Saturday the 17th of June are now open.

The Great Yorkshire Bike Ride is an annual 70 mile sponsored charity cycle ride from Wetherby  to Filey. This ride takes in some of Yorkshire best countryside through the Howardian Hills and the Yorkshire Wolds to the coast.

Every year 2,000 cyclists of all ages and abilities take on the challenge of this great Yorkshire event. Come and join us this year for the 34th annual GYBR on Saturday the 17th of June.

We have transferred previous rider accounts to our current entry system. If you have not updated your password since 2014, the log in for existing riders is your registered email address plus your password is your date of birth entered as yyyy-mm-dd  (including the dashes). If you have reset your password in the last couple of years, please use your personal password.

Once in to your account you can change the password if you so wish by going to 'account details' at the top right of the page.

The cost of entry this year is £17.50 per rider and £27 for an entry plus transport back for you and your bike to Wetherby. . Our limited edition GYBR 2017 T shirt is also great value at £9 inc p & p.

For 2017 we have introduced a pre-pay option for donations to the charity fund. These payments will include the Paypal commission/charge so if you choose to donate £30 for example, you will be deducted £31.22

Please note that you do not need a Paypal Account to pay through Paypal. When you click on the Paypal icon at the bottom of the registration page, this simply takes you to all card payment options, as well as paying directly within Paypal. You are simply paying into our Paypal Account.

Rider packs and sponsor forms will be mailed out from April onwards.

On the ride you will be supported by extensive, professional  back up and medical support plus we have 4 refreshment stops and lunch provided and a tea tent at the finish.

Our online fundraising page through Virgin Money Giving is open now. Keep an eye on this website and the Facebook page for updates. Please do not open your own Virgin pages in the meantime and please never open JustGiving pages for the GYBR as we will be unable to trace your donations and credit them to your account.

We expect that all entrants raise money by way of sponsorship or donation to our charity fund to support our nominated charities. If you do not intend to support our charities in this way we ask that you do not enter this limited-entry charity event.

It is a condition of entry that all and any money raised by taking part in this event are for the benefit of our nominated charities only and will passed to them, through the event, as instructed in the rider programme and on the sponsor form.

You cannot enter this event to raise funds for any charity other than our listed recipients.

If you have any queries please see the Contact Us page for details.

Data Protection Act 1984: Please note that any data held on computer is held solely for use to organise and run this event. No data held will ever be passed or sold to another company or organisation.


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