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6 September 2018 - 9 September 2018

London to Paris Cycle Challenge

Cycle 230 miles alongside industry leaders during this epic three-day challenge!

The London to Paris bike ride is everything a good charity event should be. It’s very well organised and run, it’s challenging, a real test and as such it brings people together from across the industry and engenders a real camaraderie and fun. All bound by a common purpose - to raise money for our industry charity, GroceryAid (Jason Tarry, Chief Commercial Officer, Tesco plc)

L2P 400px.jpgThis unforgettable cycle takes you from London to the Eiffel Tower in Paris. Build lifelong friendships with your industry colleagues as you cycle through the picturesque English and French countryside. 


  • Day 1 - Esher to Portsmouth - Cut through the stunning Surrey hills as you head to the coastline, enjoy dinner in a local hotel before boarding the overnight ferry to Caen - 106km & 1155m climbs 
  • Day 2 - Caen to Bernay - Pass over the historic Pegasus Bridge, taking in the best of rural France on what is the shortest of the three days - 94km & 803m climbs
  • Day 3 - Bernay to Paris - The home stretch...Our final pursuit with Paris in our sights! Followed by a celebration meal in the evening to toast your achievements and reflect - 170km & 1261m climbs
  • Day 4 - Riders have a choice of getting the early Eurostar back to London or enjoying a leisurely day in Paris 

100-mile challenge 
If you are a more confident cyclist and would like to find out more adding some extra mileage to each day please email Kim Brimble on

Can't commit to the whole challenge? Be a part of Day 1
Cycle to the edge of England with the group, before being taken back to base as the others cross the channel.  

Tour Costs, Food & Accommodation
This will cover your ferry and Eurostar transport along with food, from morning refreshment stop on Day 1 through to breakfast on Day 4 inclusive. Snacks are also provided on the riding days. 

Three nights shared accommodation is included. Single rooms are available at an additional cost. Travel and bike insurance is not included.

Raise Funds with Justgiving
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Photos from the 2017 London to Paris Cycle Challenge:

GroceryAid London to Paris 2016 cyclists
This fundraising event is being held in aid of GroceryAid, the charity for the grocery industry.

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