Event information

Price: £35 – Thanks to our partners, Fred.Olsen Renewables, every penny of registration and fundraising comes to us!

Rider notes coming soon!

2017 Event Information:

Date & time
Sunday 24th September 2017
Registration opens 07:00hrs
Start times:

  • Muckle Route – between 08:00hrs and 08:30hrs
  • Middlin’ Route – between 08:30hrs and 09:00hrs
  • Mickle Route – between 09:00hrs and 09:30hrs


Please note that you will be able to register, pick up your rider number and timings chip at the following times:

  • Saturday 23/09/17 – from 15.00hrs until 17:30hrs
  • Sunday 24/09/17 – from 07:00hrs until 09:15hrs

Registration is situated at Prestonpans Community Centre which is also where our event starts.
Prestonpans Community Centre
Preston Road
EH32 9QS

Parking will again be at Preston Lodge High School, a 5 minutes walk from the registration and start area.  More details on where you will be able to park will be in your Rider Notes in the week leading in to the event.

Our little cafe will be open before and after the event for light refreshments (tea and toast and coffees etc).
Each of our stunning routes has 2 feeding stations (long route has 3). Water is also provided at these stops for refilling and refuelling. Details of these are as follows:

Bike repairs
Any last minute bike repairs will be ably attended to by our friends at Leith Cycle Co.  These angels on wheels also provide our sweeper service.


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