2015 DATES

The Prudential RideLondon festival of cycling will take place on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 August 2015.

The routes the 2015 events will be confirmed in the next few months. As soon as they are available, you will be sent the details via this newsletter.

The Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 and Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic will take place in London and Surrey on Sunday 2 August 2015. More than 85,000 people entered the ballot to take part in the ride, of which up to 25,000 will take part.

CHARITABLE TRUST AWARDS £4.8 MILLION IN GRANTS

The London Marathon Charitable Trust has announced grants totalling £4,820,113 following the annual meeting of its Trustees.

Grants totalling £3,470,113 have been made to a record 70 organisations in the areas in which The London Marathon Ltd organised events in 2014.

The Prudential RideLondon festival of cycling is organised by the London & Surrey Cycling Partnership, in which The London Marathon Limited is a key partner. After the costs of putting on the event have been met, The London Marathon Limited passes its share of the profits to The London Marathon Charitable Trust, which awards grants to support various sport and recreation projects in areas where London Marathon Limited organises events.

12 organisations in Surrey received grants, totalling £374,800, following the 2014 Prudential RideLondon festival.

Read the news article here or follow this link for more information.

 

£10 MILLION RAISED FOR CHARITY

The 2014 Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100 has set a new UK fundraising record after the 20,709 finishers raised more than £10 million for charity.

This new record is £3 million more than the sum raised at the inaugural event in 2013 when 16,000 riders raised more than £7 million to set a new UK record for a one-day cycling event.

Read the full article here.

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES

Each year Prudential RideLondon uses the help from thousands of fantastic volunteers to make the event a great success. If you have local knowledge, love cycling or just want to get involved, we have a number of volunteer roles available!

To find out more and register your interest for this year’s Prudential RideLondon, please email volunteers@ridelondon.co.uk