Do take advantage of our free training – not only will it ensure you are fully prepared for your challenge, but it will give you an opportunity to meet fellow challengers and the rest of the team.
We always advise you to do as much as you can in addition to our training programme – the more you do, the more you will really enjoy your experience!
A variety of ride options will be available on the following Sundays to ensure that training rides are tailored to each event.
Sunday 21 January 2018
Sunday 18 February 2018
Sunday 18 March 2018
Sunday 15 April 2018
Sunday 20 May 2018
Sunday 17 June 2018
Tuesday evening rides will run at 18:30 from 10 April 2018.
We have a variety of training walks and runs on Sundays and Wednesday evenings to help you get ready for our walking events.View all 2018 training walks
Start and finish point
All training events start and finish at YMCA East Surrey, Sports and Community Centre, Princes Road, Redhill, RH1 6JJ with refreshments available 30 minutes before departure.
YMCA Fitness Centre
If you really want to improve your fitness, check out our fully inclusive, modern, air-conditioned gym which is full of cardiovascular and resistance machines to give you all round fitness. In addition, our fully qualified gym team will be on hand to provide you with a bespoke fitness programme to complement your chosen challenge.
Other training opportunities
Redhill Cycling Club have a range of rides taking place on Saturday mornings for all abilities.
Reigate Priory Athletic Club offer a range of training sessions for everyone.
Team Cake organise regular social cycle rides.
Local cycle rides – Mike Ormerod, who leads a lot of our training rides, has set up this very handy guide, including tea stops!
Travel Smart Surrey – lots of useful information on cycling routes and training for beginners
Find out more
For more information, please contact the Challenge Events fundraising team.
T 01737 779979