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RideLondon-Essex 100

Travel from the heart of London through winding lanes and beautiful scenery. This brand new route through Essex will be challenging for all.

Event details

Challenge yourself on this epic journey! Starting in London and exploring all that Essex has to offer, whilst raising money for local children.

RideLondon has grown to feature 100,000 riders of all ages and abilities enjoying a range of different mass participation challenges, along with road races contested by the world’s best professional riders, all broadcast live on the BBC.

This route is fully supported with water stops, mechanical support and a finish line awaits you to receive your medal. The event starts and finishes in the capital, with 60 miles of rolling roads through some of Essex’s most beautiful countryside and villages in between. The full route will be announced in early 2022.

We have just 5 places available, so get yours now to avoid disappointment!

Registration fee – £50 | Minimum sponsorship £500 (Receive an exclusive Chestnut Tree House cycling jersey to wear with pride on the day once you reach £100 of your sponsorship).

Location: London to Essex round route
When: Sunday 29th May 2022
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Be a cycling hero in 2022

This is a challenge of a life time, and whatever your reason for taking part, your support means local children and families who know they don’t have long together have the chance to live life to the full and say goodbye in the way that is right for them.

Get your fundraising off with a bang on JustGiving

JustGiving pages are the easiest way to start fundraising, as you can set them up quickly, share them across social media immediately (even connect it to Strava), and monies come directly to Chestnut Tree.

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More details about RideLondon-Essex 100

The first 10,000 tickets sold out in only 24 hours!

We have 5 places secured for anyone looking to fundraise for Chestnut Tree House  – sign up today to avoid disappointment!

You can still enter the ballot on the Ride London website  if you want to join.


Thank you for choosing us to donate your sponsorship to – we appreciate every penny.

Next steps:

  1. Get in touch with us and let us know
  2. We’ll be in touch with your own bespoke events pack, including fundraising hints and tips and sponsorship form.
  3. Once you’ve raised your sponsorship money and completed your event head over to our GoDonate page to donate the money directly to us.
  • There will be water stops along the route where you can refill your water bottles. There will be toilets at the start and finish and at all the water stops.
  • If you are confident you’ll make the distance but you’re not so sure about your bike don’t worry we’ve got you covered! Our highly experienced mechanics will be based at all rest stops along the route and you’ll also be able to request assistance if you need help along the route too.
  • No need to be looking at a map – our route is fully sign-posted so that you can keep your eyes on the road and enjoy the wonderful surrounding countryside!
  • Once you have completed the ride you will be rewarded with an official souvenir of your achievement – the coveted RideLondon-Essex 100 medal.

You can find details about the race day on the RideLondon-Essex 100  website.

If you have a question about Cycling and fundraising for Team Chestnut, please contact the Events Team.