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Bike Bath 2020- Event Cancelled (please read notice)

5 July 2020

Event information

  • 5 July, 2020
    9:00 am - 5:00 am

BIKE BATH

Bike Bath is a day of rides taking in the best scenery in the city and the surrounding countryside. Enjoy a short, medium or long route, all fully signed and new for 2020. This year’s event is supporting Dorothy House Hospice.

To celebrate their 9th year they are expanding and along with a start and finish at Bath Recreation Ground are working with Devizes Sports Club and Frome Rugby Club to offer 2 additional start and finish points.

As an entrant you will benefit from:

  • Main event village and start and finish at Bath Rec
  • Alternative start options at Frome Rugby Club and Devizes Sports Club;
  • A free medal at the end of your ride;
  • Timing via the new Iconic App;
  • Free hot food and a bar on your return to your respective finish;
  • Free DORCO razor to all finishers;
  • Fully marked routes with a backup route map and GPS files;
  • Feed stations showcasing  local food and drink suppliers on the long and medium routes;
  • On-course first aid support.

2020 entry fees for adults are £36 for the medium and long routes and £26 for the short route, with children being charged £15. Please note that a booking charge applies to all entries.

Important Notice

Dear Bike Bath community,

Thank you for bearing with us while we navigate the complexities of running a sporting event in the current climate.
As I’m sure you’ll appreciate, the safety of our riders and the communities you visit on our rides is of paramount importance and must be our top priority. We also want to ensure we can bring you a high quality event that meets both your – and our – expectations for a great day out on the bike.
It has become clear that mass-participation sporting events will be off the table for the foreseeable future. Particularly for small firms such as our own who simply cannot provide the infrastructure and facilities to guarantee our riders protection from Covid-19.
Unfortunately, this means that we have no choice but to cancel Bike Bath 2020.

However, this is not the end….

We remain focused on encouraging you and our wider community to stay active, set challenges, and get together in line with Government guidance. As such, we are in the final stages of planning an exciting alternative!
Stay tuned for more information in the next week – but we will be bringing you an extensive series of rides throughout the summer, awarding medals for finishers.
Rest assured we’ve not forgotten about you. We have been working hard behind the scenes to bring you an exciting new event soon.
Stay safe, stay active, and stay cycling!

All the best, and in anticipation of exciting things to come,

Richard and the Bike Bath Team