YMCA Ride the Dragon



Snowdon MTB: Ride the Dragon
Tuesday 25 – Sunday 30 July 2017


YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough is working in partnership with YMCA Easy Surrey to give members of our community the chance to join Team YMCA and “Tame The Dragon” and take on this years “Ride the Dragon”.


When: 25th – 30th July 2017

Where: Merthyr Tydfil to Llanberis

Entry Fee: £395


What is it?

Ride the Dragon and cycle 187 miles off road from Merthyr Tydfil to Llanberis through some of the most breathtaking scenery Britain has to offer finishing with a once in a lifetime climb and descent of the infamous Mount Snowdon. An off road cycle sensation not to be missed and like St George you can ‘Slay the Dragon’.

The cost of the event is just £395 and includes all accommodation, transport, leadership and full support on the event including breakfast, lunches and snacks during the day.  Everyone taking part will receive a bespoke Team YMCA cycle shirt and commemorative medal.


Money raised from this event will go towards providing specialist  equipment for disabled users in our community gym facilities. This will well to inspire and support people with a disability of all ages to be more active and healthy.

The equipment will strengthen our position as a community hub for families, those suffering from learning and physical disabilities, people with emotional and mental health issues, the elderly and people recovering from chronic illness. We will be able to provide a wider range of disability activities, rehabilitation and preventative health activities, delivered by specialist, friendly staff and inspiring volunteers. Our aim is to create a wonderful culture of inclusivity, where everyone feels welcome and is empowered to create healthy, active and fulfilling lives.

The entry fee covers the cost of the event and money raised through sponsorship will go towards specialist equipment for our community gyms.  Although we have not specified a target, we are hoping you will feel inspired by our work in the community and what we are trying to achieve, therefore would ask that you consider raising a minimum of £500.

The best way to fundraise is to set up your unique BT My Donate Page. If you prefer the more traditional method of fundraising, please email us for a sponsorship form.

Click here to download your FREE YMCA Community Fundraising Pack


£395 (suggested minimum sponsorship £500)

£100 non refundable deposit available


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Find out more

For more information, please contact the Challenge Events Team.

T 01737 779979
E challenge@ymcaeastsurrey.org.uk


For more information about YMCA Cambridgeshire & Peterborough please contact our fundraising team.

T: 01733 373188

E: fundraising@theymca.org.uk.