Manchester to Blackpool Bike Ride
Date 12 July 2015
Manchester to Blackpool 2015
The Manchester to Blackpool Bike Ride is The
Christies largest cycling event attended by over 7,000 cyclists
This invigorating ride is an extremely popular
event amongst cyclists covering a 60 mile route starting at
Manchester United's Football Ground at Old Trafford going along
country lanes to the finish on the South Promenade in Blackpool,
where riders can enjoy a barbecue, live music and a well-earned
Congratulations to our wonderful cyclists!
We would like to say a huge THANK YOU to everyone who took part
in the 2015 Manchester to Blackpool bike ride. Despite a soggy
start at Old Trafford over 5,500 people completed the the challenge
to finish in a much sunnier Blackpool.
We hope that you all had a fantastic time and are proud of what
you achieved. We loved cheering you on and congratulating you as
you crossed the finish line and would like to say a big thank you
to Soreen and AG Barr for donating the water and Soreen bars, we
hope you enjoyed them!
We will be posting our photos from the day on our facebook page
here. Have a look and tag yourselves!
How to donate
Thank you to everyone who has taken this opportunity to
fundraise for The Christie. Every penny raised will be put to great
use and bring us a step closer to a future without cancer.
If you have sponsorship money to donate click here to see all of
the ways you can bring in the money or email us if you have any
Why we need your help - Integrated Procedures Unit
This year we are delighted to announce that the money raised
from the Manchester to Blackpool Bike Ride will be used to build a
state of the art Integrated Procedures Unit (IPU).
This exciting specially designed building will bring together
the 5 services that our day patients need under one roof. Every
aspect of their treatment will happen in one place, by integrating
and expanding the five main treatment services, we can reduce
waiting times, speed up treatment sessions, eliminating transfers
between departments and minimising the need for overnight
To find out more about the IPU please click here
Manchester to Blackpool 2016...
If you have been inspired by our Christie cyclists this year why
not sign up to our reminder service for the 2016 Manchester to
Blackpool bike ride. Click
here to register you interest and we shall let you know when
the date for next year is announced and when registration