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Start Date

Thursday 18th August

End Date

Sunday 21st August

Start Location

Abderdeen

End Location

Abderdeen

Distance

250 miles

ITINERARY

Day 1 - Aberdeen

After a team photo at the start line, we will start the epic NE250 journey. The route, a circular trail which was launched in 2017 starts in Aberdeen.  We will be travelling north and follow the coast and heads towards Peterhead.  We will be taking our time, enjoying the fresh sea air and passing through picturesque fishing villages.

Distance: 60 miles
Elevation: 1,850ft  

Day 2 - The Coast

After a good rest and a full breakfast we’ll continue with our journey, Still kissing the coast, we’ll view stunning stretches of sandy beaches before turning inland and start to see what Scotland really has to offer. 

Distance: 80 miles
Elevation: 4,2000ft

Day 3 - The Hills

Time to warm up the legs! The climbs are gradual so don’t let the elevation throw you off your mission.  The team will be here to support you and we will  have plenty of well deserved rest stops.  

The region is packed full of castles and old country estates to help keep you motivated.  We’ll be well inside the Cairngorms National Park, full of mountains, forest paths, rivers, lochs; packed with many beauty hotspots for you to take your photo snaps.

Distance: 87 miles
Elevation: 5,675 ft 

Day 4 - Aberdeen

A relaxing day to the finish line, time to celebrate off the bike with friends and family. North East 250 completed!

Distance: 17 miles
Elevation: 650 ft

CHARITIES WE ARE SUPPORTING

This year we will be fundraising for the following charities. Each cyclist will be required to raise a minimum of £500 with a recommended target of £1,000.  Cyclists will create fundraising pages directly with each charity.

THE PACKAGE

Fully Supported

We will have a support team throughout the trip

Cycling Jersey

A professionally made, personalised cycling jersey from Owayo

Hotels

At the end of every day, we will be staying in good quality hotels

Breakfast & Evening Meals

Freshly cooked breakfast and 3-course evening meals

Cycling Toolkit

A full set of cycling tools will be available throughout the trip

Cycling Snacks

We will be providing plenty of food and drinks throughout the trip

Ride Leaders

There will be ride leaders on the trip to help support all the cyclists

Cycling Medals

Tour of Wales cycling medals to commemorate the challenge

Medical Support

Trained medical professionals will be part of the team

The following are not included in the package: travel to Aberdeen, overnight stay in Aberdeen, travel and health insurance, cycling parts and spare tubes.

Registration

To take part in the cycling challenge, please register using the link below. 
Note: There are limited places for the trip so register early to avoid disappointment.

Registration Fee

£445

Minimum Fundraising Amount

£500