News

24th
Jun

Bike Fixers supporting our riders

We are lucky to have additional help at The Great Shakespeare Ride 2019 with Bike Fixers giving our riders mechanical support throughout the day! Bike Fixers will be ready for anyone needing last minute mechanical support at Walton Hall in the morning on the day before the three rides commence (100 mile starts 8:30am, 100km […]

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24th
Jun

New 2019 Cycle Jerseys

In case you don’t follow us on Instagram, we have new cycling jerseys for our 2019 Great Shakespeare Ride! You can order your jersey when you sign up for the ride. We are loving the fit and colours – particularly the handy pocket at the back for all your gels and extra snacks (not that […]

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04th
Feb

Early Bird Offer to launch entries for GSR 2019!

On Sunday 28 July, cyclists are invited to join The Great Shakespeare Ride 2019! To celebrate the launch of event entries, The Shakespeare Hospice is offering a special ‘Early Bird’ offer with £5 off every ride entered during February.   The feedback from riders who took part in the 2018 event, was again overwhelmingly positive. […]

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28th
Jun

Hurry! Your Last Chance to Buy a GSR Jersey 2018

Our new 2018 Jersey is available for purchase for £30 here.  These will be available for pick up when you collect your race pack at Walton Hall. Last day for orders will be 2 July 2018  to allow delivery in time for 12 August.

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20th
Jun

Cotswold Cycles pop-up facility

  Cotswold Cycles of Moreton-in-Marsh will be providing support at our Great Shakespeare Ride on 12th August with a pop up mechanical facility for all riders and their bikes at the event. They will be based at Walton Hall near to the start line.

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02nd
May

Great Shakespeare Ride Routes – 2018

Below are the 2018 routes, we will be adding the 2019 routes once these are firmed up.  Thank you so much for your support! The Map My Ride and GPX Garmin links are below to help you find your way on our rides. To download the GPX files click on the link. GPX (Garmin): [download […]

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11th
Apr

Stay at Walton Hall – Special Rate

Walton Hall have offered us a special room rate for the Saturday and Sunday night on the weekend of the event.   For further details contact Walton Hall Hotel directly on Tel: 01789 842424

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10th
Apr

Team Challenge 2019

If you enjoy cycling with others and the camaraderie that group riding brings, then our team challenge should appeal to you. Our four rider Team Challenge is available on our 100 mile and 100 km events. Our challenge is returning for 2019! The winning team will be judged based on the time of the fourth […]

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08th
Apr

Hill Climb Challenge 2019

There is just something about hill climbing that only those who love two wheels understand. Talk to a non-cyclist about how you quite enjoy the pain associated with hauling your beloved steed upwards towards the sky and they will look at you a little strangely.  If you recognise these sentiments then our ‘Hill Climb Challenge’ […]

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