Bike Rides

‘Afasic Way of the Roses’ Charity Bike Ride 2015

Afasic Bike RidesJoin us for this Coast to Coast ride across beautiful countryside from Morecambe on the West coast to Bridlington on the East coast.

The ride will take place over a long weekend from Friday 11 – Sunday 13 September 2015. There will be a total of 170 miles of cycling with approx. 5,600 feet of climb and we very much hope that you will want to take part and join us for what will be a challenging and enjoyable ride.

You can choose to do one day, two days, or the whole thing – it’s up to you!

We provide a support vehicle to carry your main bag, lunches, a bike mechanic, maps, and for those doing more than a day overnight B & B accommodation. Not included are costs of your travel to/from the ride, evening meals, and personal spending. The days are:

  • Friday 11 September: Morecambe to Pateley Bridge – 62 miles & 3,735 feet of climb.
  • Saturday 12 September: Pateley Bridge to Hutton Cranswick – 84 miles & 1,482 feet of climb.
  • Sunday 13 September: Hutton Cranswick to Bridlington – 24 miles & 420 feet of climb.

We aim to start cycling at 9am on the Friday and Saturday, and at 10am on the Sunday.

We hope that you will want to take part and/or encourage others to do so. Your support can make a real difference and help the work of Afasic to continue.

You can register online or contact Mark Thompson for more details/any questions.

Entries close 2 September 2015.


Please do take part in a bike ride for Afasic, your support really can make a difference.

The organisation really was terrific, we felt spoilt! John

Thank you for organising the ride. I really enjoyed it. I felt really encouraged by knowing the support cars were there if I needed them and our ‘tail end Charlie’, Jonathan was fantastic. Sue