Pedal for Parkinson's - Newcastle
Get on your bike and Pedal for Parkinson's in the North
- When: 8 September 2013, 10am
- Where: Start/finish Copthorn Hotel, Quayside,
Newcastle NE1 3RT
- Distance: 20 miles
- Entry fee: £20, under 16s £8
Cycle through the Tyne Valley and enjoy a great day out with
friends and family.
Cycle for us
Your support will help us raise much needed funds for people
with Parkinson's in the North East.
All cyclists receive an exclusive Pedal for Parkinson's cycling
top, sponsorship forms plus fundraising and training tips.
Do I have to raise sponsorship?
There's no minimum sponsorship required to take part, but we'd
love you to raise as much as possible. We suggest setting yourself
a target of £100.
View photos from Pedal for Parkinson's Newcastle on
It was tough but enjoyable. Riding through the beautiful Tyne Valley and passing such famous landmarks as Armstrong's factory and Stephenson's Cottage.
Mick Vernon, who has Parkinson's, and cycled last year
- 20 mile circular route - heading upstream on
the riverside promenade to the Newburn Riverside Trail. Passing
through Tyne Riverside Country Park, towards Wylam, taking in
Keelman's Way and the river Derwent, before heading back
- Participants must be 12 years or over on the day of the
- All under 16s must be accompanied by a paying adult
Please see our FAQs (PDF, 60KB) and full
terms and conditions (PDF,
30KB) for more details.