BM Ride - 50km Cycle

Sunday 20 September 2020
Open for registration
Key event info
Date: Sunday 20 September 2020
Start -
Hove Lawns, Velo Village, Brighton
Finish -
Hove Lawns, Velo Village, Brighton
Distance: 50km
Target Sponsorship:
Registration fee -
Fundraising -

BM Ride is back in 2020!

Whether a keen cyclist, cycling with your family or looking for a new challenge, this event has something for everyone. Faster riders can start at the front while others follow on; this is not a race but an opportunity to enjoy the city of Brighton & Hove in a way not offered before. Ride fast, ride steady, or ride easy at BM Ride.


Participant Instructions

You will be sent full Participant Instructions ahead of the event containing everything you need to know, from Start Procedure to Rider Pack Collection.


BM Ride is for all types of cyclist. Take part on your road bike, mountain bike, folding bike … it’s up to you. Taking part in the BM ride but don’t have a reliable bike? Why not team up with Cycle Brighton who have a wide range of bikes to hire to suit all levels of cyclist. If you’re not sure what type of bike you want to use – road or hybrid – come along to their hire centre and discuss your requirements with their friendly staff. There are restrictions on some types of bikes you can use. Please check the event FAQS to find out which bikes are forbidden for health and safety reasons.

Rider Pack Collection

All participants in the BM Ride must collect their Rider Packs from the Brighton Marathon Weekend Event Village on Brighton Beach on Friday 18 or Saturday 19 September 2020. Your pack will contain your identification wrist band and bike number.

You will also collect your official BM Ride casquette at this stage.

Course Map

The ride will start and finish on Hove Lawns on the seafront. The 2020 course map and map of Velo Village will be available in early 2020.

Event updates

The event organisers send all participants regular e-newsletters. These contain helpful advice articles as well as event updates on a range of topics including essential information such as Participant Instructions, maps, event status, travel, park & ride and medical information. We advise that all participants receive these but you can opt out from them if you wish. If you do opt out and decide you would like to opt back in, please email

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