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Medway Big Ride
The Medway Big Ride is the annual opener to the
annual Medway Festival of
Sport, bringing all forms of cycling to the
people of Medway.
The day starts with a selection of
Evans Cycles sportives for serious riders. Cycling enthusiasts
can choose a 75 mile, a 50 mile or a 30 mile
route, all of which set off in the morning.
For those who don't consider themselves cyclists, but want to
give a longer distance
a go there's an Evans Cycles 13-mile route.
People can also enjoy:
- Children's sprint races
- Different types of innovative bikes
- Coaching with Wigmore Cycling Club
- Bikeability workshops
- Exhibition street races
- Off-road treasure trail ride for families and under
- BMX displays
- Arts and crafts
The evening culminates in the mass participation Medway Big
Ride, a 5km route on closed roads before a floodlit stunt BMX
display and a firework finale.
All participants receive a free t-shirt and there are other
giveaways available on the day too.
The Medway Big Ride is supported by Halfords Chatham and the