Leeds - Big Bike Ride 2016
Now in its fourth year the Bike Events Leeds bike ride offers 3 distances - 50km, 100km and 100 mile routes.
All three set off from Roundhey Park in Leeds, taking on the hills of Leeds before returning. The ride took place on Sunday 18th September under perfect conditions of blue sky and sunshine.
This album contains over 900 images from the day which have been sorted by time taken. Most of the images were taken at the finish but there some initial shots taken just outside of Thorner village.
OFFICIAL IMAGES FROM THE EVENT - NOW UPLOADED
Cheshire - Ride for Life NoW 2016 (Sun 4 Sept 2016)
A sportive ride around historic and scenic West Cheshire starting and finishing in Upton, Chester.
This event is run by volunteers and after set-up costs, all entry fees go to Life NoW, the charity that aims to build a hospice and respite centre for the North-West and North Wales specifically to cater for teenagers and young adults.
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This album contains approx 350 images
The NSPCC Manchester to Liverpool cycle ride organised by Bike Events took place on Sunday 5 June 2016.
The event, now in its tenth year, offers riders the choice of two rides:
40 mile route - a mostly traffic-free, family friendly route along the Manchester Ship Canal towpath
55 mile route - a more challenging on-road route, crossing the canal to Culcheth, Rainford and Knowsley. Both routes start at the Salford Watersports Centre and finish at Otterspool Park on the banks of the Mersey.
Further information, and details of any other upcoming rides, can be found at Bike Events website
As the official Photographer Respice Photography has a selection of images (65) from the start line at Salford Quay Watersports Centre. With the main album (660 images) from the finish line at Otterspool Promenade, Liverpool.
Images of Cycling Sportives attended by Respice Photography can be found in this album
Upcoming events include:
DATE Event Organised by & Link
- 22 May East Lancs RC Road Race East Lancashire RC
- 12 Jun Manchester to Liverpool Bike Events
- 4 Sept Cheshire Ride for Life NoW Life NoW
- 18 Sept Leeds 100m & 100km Bike Events
Got underway 9.30am on Saturday 12th March 2016 at Aintree Racecourse Club Circuit
A Regional C+ handicap event for categories: Elite, 1, 2, 3, 4, Juniors & Women 30 laps of 1.64 miles/2.65 km. Total race distance: 49.2 miles/81 km
The race ended with well timed final attack from Bertie Newey (Catford CC Equipe-Banks) sprinting to a closely fought victory ahead of Pedalheaven duo Ian Wilkinson & Jack Pullar
The North West CycloCross Association (NWCCA) organises a series of league based cyclocross races held in Lancashire, Cumbria, Cheshire, Manchester and Liverpool. Races run between September and January, each year.
Further information can be found HERE