Manchester to Blackpool bike ride (Bike Events)

The fantastic Manchester to Blackpool ride is a very popular event with cyclists of all abilities. The route covers 60 miles from Media City Manchester, with lots of refreshment stops along the scenic country lanes of Lancashire, and finishes on the South Promenade in Blackpool. The Christie charity team will welcome you over the finish line, then join your friends and families with food, beer tent, live music and a well-earned massage.
The Christie Manchester to Blackpool Bike Ride is The Christie charity’s largest cycling event that is attended by over 4,000 cyclists each year. The money raised from The Christie Manchester to Blackpool Bike Ride helps to provide inspiration and hope to cancer patients and their families, as well as helping to carry out more research, give more people the very best treatment and care – and save even more lives.

Entry fees go towards the safe running of the event; The Christie charity needs participants to raise sponsorship to help revolutionise the fight against cancer.

Start: The Piazza, MediaCityUK, Salford, M50 2EQ.  Map

Finish: South Promenade, Blackpool (opposite the mirror ball) and at Solaris Centre (FY4 1RW) for refreshments and music. Map

Distance: 60 miles (approx) – suitable for Road/Hybrid/Mountain bike


Entry Pack (individual/s – enter no. req.) (to collect at the Start) (£22.50)
Team Entry (Enter total no. required. Price per person) (to collect at the Start) (£22.00)
Entry Pack/s (enter no.) (posted out) (£25.00)
Team Entry (Enter no. riders) (posted out) (£25.00)

More details and registration


PLEASE NOTE: This event is listed in our cycling events calendar for Greater Manchester. It is not organised by Manchester Friends of the Earth nor the Love Your Bike campaign and does not necessarily reflect their policies. We recommend checking with the organisers in case of a change of time or location.

Event Details

Location The Piazza
Start Sunday 5 Jul 2020 7:30am
Finish Sunday 5 Jul 2020 5:00pm