Cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats, the furthest possible distance in the British Isles, is a classic challenge that many dream of

Land's End to John O'Groats cycling challenge

Where: Land’s End to John O’Groats


11 June - 23 June 2019

Duration: 13 days

About: Starting at Land’s End on the south-westerly tip of England, you will pedal your way through Cornwall, over Dartmoor and north along the Welsh border, skirting the Lake District into Scotland, via lochs and the Highlands to the North Coast and John O’Groats.

In all you will cover roughly 1000 miles, passing through some of the most stunning and remote countryside in the British Isles. After you will have time to celebrate and sign the official End to End book and then you will load up the bikes and head south to Inverness, where you celebrate your achievements!

The day to day route and approximate distances are as below.

Day 1: Land's End – Liskeard (80 miles)
Day 2: Liskeard – Tiverton (77 miles)
Day 3: Tiverton – Chepstow (87 miles)
Day 4: Chepstow – Shrewsbury (93 miles)
Day 5: Shrewsbury – Preston (92 miles)
Day 6: Preston – Carlisle (90 miles)
Day 7: Carlisle – Kilmarnock (100 miles)
Day 8: Kilmarnock – Inveraray (80 miles)
Day 9: Inveraray - Loch Lochy (95 miles)
Day 10: Loch Lochy – Brora (97 miles)
Day 11: Brora – Thurso (65 miles)
Day 12: Thurso - John O'Groats (30 miles)
Day 13: Depart Inverness

This is a tough challenge but a fabulous way to see the country, and one of the most rewarding things you will ever do!

Interested in taking part in 2019? Contact us below.

Registration fee: £349

Minimum sponsorship requirement: £2,850 (or flexi-funding option available)

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We will support you every step of the way

  • Receive first-class service and support from our dedicated team
  • Get your own personalised branded cycling jersey
  • Have access to a wealth of fundraising support and resources, including regular updates
  • Get expert training and nutritional advice
  • Have the experience of taking on an exciting challenge that will make a difference to children and young people who feel scared, unloved and unable to cope. Because together we can make sure no child feels alone.