Tour Ride
To sign up for the 2017 Tour Ride simply click on the link below to register on the British Cycling website.

'Pro' ride - 80 mile

This expertly designed route takes place on the stunning roads right at the heart of the county of Northamptonshire, where the 2017 Women's Tour will be having its Grand Depart just a week earlier!
With spectacular cycling on the scenic Northamptonshire roads this painstakingly designed route will offer an excellent and challenging 80 miles of riding starting and finishing at the beautiful Delapre Abbey. Perfect if you fancy pushing yourself mid-season!

'Challenge' ride - 40 mile

New to cycling? Take on this perfect beginner's route which loops out and back to Daventry from Northampton.
By taking you out to Daventry you'll be riding in the wheeltracks of the world's best female cyclists who set out from the market town on Stage 1 of the 2017 Women's Tour just a week earlier.
The Northamptonshire countryside will provide a scenic backdrop to an expertly designed route with fantastic cycling throughout the rolling 40 miles.

Family Ride - 10 mile

This is an excellent introduction to cycling leaving Delapre Abbey, pedalling along quiet, well signed and marshalled cycle lanes.
The route runs off-road alongside the quiet canal paths before turning back and heading for the beautiful Delapre Abbey, where a stroll around the event village will top off a day to remember.
Suitable for able riders 7+ (ages 5+ on a trailer or a tag along).
Riders under 18 will need a signed parental consent form and under 16's will need to be accompanied by an adult.

Instructions for downloading GPX files

  • Right-click on the desired 40-mile or 80-mile route above
  • Choose the 'Save link as...' option
  • Save the file onto your desktop
  • Copy and paste the file into your GPX device folder

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