Popular searches

Search our FAQs


Participant info

  • How many riders will there be?

    We expect around 25,000 riders to take part in the Ford RideLondon-Essex 30, 60 and 100 events.

  • How do I get to the Start of my Ford RideLondon-Essex event?

    Your ride will start between 06:00 and 09:30 at Victoria Embankment. Access to the Start will be via Parliament Square. Participants will be notified of individual start arrival times by email three weeks before Event Day...

  • Where do the Ford RideLondon-Essex events finish?

    The finish for the Ford RideLondon-Essex 30, 60 and 100-mile events is at Tower Bridge. The Finish Line is on the north side of the bridge. You will then be directed over the bridge and right onto Tooley Street towards the south side of London Bridge.

  • Will there be a cut-off finish time?

    All riders in the Ford RideLondon-Essex 30, 60 and 100 events have eight-and-a-half hours to complete their ride from the departure of the last start wave. We expect the final participants to finish at 18:00.

  • Can I ride with my friends?

    Due to the numbers of riders (25,000), it is not possible to choose your start arrival time in the Ford RideLondon-Essex 100. Riders in this event will be informed of their start arrival time three weeks before Ride Day. It is not possible to change the start arrival time.

  • Will there be food and drink available along the event routes?

    There are a number of stops along the routes with food and drinks. We will provide free sports drinks and bars for participants at Rider Hubs at 50 miles and 75 miles on the Ford RideLondon-Essex 100 route. There will also be an opportunity to buy hot and cold food and drinks from local vendors.

  • I am now unable to ride. Can I withdraw and defer my entry?

    Entries are not able to be rolled over or deferred to a future year and are non-transferable and non-refundable.