Thursday, 29 June 2017

A2Dominion to host sixth annual Bicester Bike Day - Sunday 24th July 2017



Date: Sunday 24th July 2016
Time: 10.00am – 3.00pm
Venue: Annex Field of Bicester Community College (behind Bicester Leisure Centre), Queens Avenue (the field is being cleared by A2Dominion in preparation for the event)
Cost: Free
What is the event about? Bicester Bike Day is an event for the town organised by A2Dominion in partnership with range of local partners designed to promote cycling as a fun and safe way to travel and to bring the town together at the start of the school holidays to celebrate the summer!  Now in its 5th year, the Bike Day, which in the past has attracted 400 people, offers something for everyone.
To sign up online for the cycle sportive go to www.leisurecentre.com/change-gear-cherwell
With the bike just days away, this is the exciting line up:
10am: ‘Tour de Bicester’ family treasure hunt-style cycle ride
12.00pm – 3pm: Cyclo Cross Racing:
1200 – 1210 – Under 8/10
1220 – 1235 – Under 12
1245 – 1305 – Under 14
1315 – 1345 – Under 16/adult
1400 – 1445 – Come and try (any age)
12.30pm: 5-10 mile Cycling UK beginners’ bike ride
From 12.30pm: Delicious BBQ served
2.30pm: Ladies Breeze ride sets off
3pm: Event finishes
Throughout the day:
  • Watt bike challenge
  • Climbing wall
  • Toddlers’ inflatable activity centre
  • Face painting
  • Pedal powered bikes
  • Penalty shoot out
  • Police bike security coding
  • HGV driver’s view of the road
  • Crafts
  • Refreshments