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London to Paris Cycle Ride

Connect two of the world’s most chic capital cities and support the ICR by embarking on the challenge of a lifetime. Cycling through the beautiful English countryside and rural France you’ll pass historical landmarks and famous battlefields from World War I until you reach the iconic backdrop of central Paris.

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Riders enjoying finishing the London to Paris Cycle Ride underneath the Eiffel Tower

Key Facts

Duration
5 days
Distance
308 miles (approx)
Trip grade
Moderate

With long days in the saddle and some strenuous hill-climbs, the sight of the Eiffel Tower at the finish together, with money you’ll have raised will evoke a real sense of achievement. The last day allows ample time to explore the streets of Paris and soak up the romantic atmosphere of this majestic city.

Register your interest for our 2020 date

11 - 15 September 2020

Deposit £125
Minimum sponsorship amount £1,600

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Be part of #teamICR

As an ICR fundraiser you will receive:

  • An ICR T-shirt
  • A fundraising pack with tips on reaching your target
  • Support from our dedicated events team throughout your training
  • ICR branded materials to support your fundraising

Contact us

Get in touch with us on 020 7153 5307 or by emailing [email protected]

We also have a number of ways you can keep in touch with us and the ICR. Join our #teamICR Facebook group to chat to other ICR fundraisers and get tips, advice and see what everyone else is up to, sign up to our e-newletter Search, and follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram

 

Many volunteers have taken part in a cycle ride for the ICR to raise money to help us make the discoveries that defeat cancer. Read some of their stories here.

Amelia goes the extra mile for cancer research

A passion to ‘do her bit’ for the ICR’s research has led one member of staff to take her new-found hobby of cycling to the next level and tackle a 100-mile cycle race.

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Riding the road to recovery

Turning 40 is a milestone in everyone’s life, but for Simon Richardson it’s the perfect opportunity to support and honour the remarkable cancer research that scientists from The Institute of Cancer Research are undertaking.

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Key facts

Duration
5 days

Distance
300 miles (approx)

Trip grade
Moderate

Tour providers
Skyline
Discover Adventure
Global Adventure

Contact the sports team

If you're interested in taking part, please email us on [email protected], or call us on 0207 153 5307.

Doing it for Dad

When her father was diagnosed with stomach cancer, Stella Faughnan was devastated, but decided to fulfil her ambition of running the London Marathon.