5-4-3-2-1 Cymru Cycle Challenge

Cherbourg, Barneville-Carteret, Garnville, Cherbourg
Event Type

For Tickets or more information, please contact:
Hayley at 54321cymru@gmail.com

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Charity Cycle Challenge 2019

Are you up for the Challenge? 54321 Cymru is a 200-mile charity cycle ride in Europe that will be taking place from Friday 24th May to Tuesday 28th May 2019. In previous years this event has been described as a ‘laugh a minute’ trip by those who took part. It truly is a great experience for any keen cyclist. Here’s a brief itinerary so that you know what to expect:

  • Friday 24th – Travel to Cherbourg
  • Saturday 25th – Day of cycling finishing in Barneville-Carteret
  • Sunday 26th – Day of cycling
  • Monday 27th – Day of cycling ending the ride in Granville
  • Tuesday 28th – Travel back to the UK

There will be 3 days of cycling (Saturday, Sunday and Monday) totaling a maximum of 200 miles for the trip.

Cyclists are free to support any charity they choose (although we would prefer it if you chose St David’s Hospice Care!)

The entry fee is £600 (£100 non-refundable deposit required at time of booking) with a minimum sponsorship of £500. Whitehead Building Services and Tiny Rebel will then kindly be match funding the minimum fundraising amount.

Your entry fee includes:

  • Transportation of bikes from Cardiff to our start point & back to Cardiff when the challenge is complete
  • Travel from Cardiff to Portsmouth
  • Ferry crossing from Portsmouth to Cherbourg
  • 4 nights accommodation
  • Breakfast each morning, snacks, lunch & refreshments during the cycle days, & evening meals
  • Luxury coach travel to Cardiff following the cycle, including ferry crossing
  • Medical & mechanical assistance during the trip
  • Experienced cycle guides

Payment Details

The 54321 team have kindly broken down the entry fee to make payment easier.

  • At time of booking: £100 (this is a non-refundable deposit)
  • By 31/10/18: £100
  • By 30/11/18: £100
  • By 31/01/19: £100
  • By 28/02/19: £100
  • By 31/03/19: £100 balance of entry fee

Any remaining sponsorship of the £500 minimum should be paid by 31/08/18

General Information

In the first instance please contact Hayley Morton on 54321cymru@gmail.com. You may also contact fundraising@stdavidshospicecare.org and we will endeavor to answer any queries about the event that you may have.

Follow the event on Twitter to keep up to date with all the news and information – @54321cymru

If you’d like to see how much fun was had on previous 5-4-3-2-1 Charity Cycle Challenges watch these videos:


You can download and print the sponsorship form that is available at the top of this page.

Alternatively, set up a Just Giving or Virgin Money Giving page to increase your reach and take the hassle out of collecting the cash. Click on the links below to begin.

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We’d really appreciate it if you would raise sponsorship for the continued work of St David’s Hospice Care. We’re here to help you en every step of your fundraising journey.


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