Action Diva Sussex Frequently Asked Questions | Action Medical Research
Davina's Big Sussex Bike Ride
16 June 2019


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Action DIVA Sussex Frequently asked questions

Question: Do I need insurance?
Answer: We recommend that you have appropriate cover for you and your bike.
Question: Are spare parts available?
Answer: Yes, for most common bikes. However we recommend you come prepared with two spare tubes, self adhesive puncture patches, tyre levers x 3 and a multi tool all ideally stowed in a saddle pack. Spares are chargeable.
Question: What happens if I get lost or get into difficulties on the day?
Answer: On the day you will be given a contact number for our ride control, who will help with any issues.
Question: Do I need to wear a cycle helmet?
Answer: You must wear a helmet to take part.
Question: How old do I need to be to take part?
Answer: You must be at least 16 on the day of the event to take part; if under 18 you must be accompanied by an adult.
Question: What facilities are available?
Answer: Changing facilities are available. Belongings/valuables should be locked in your car or carried with you. There are well stocked refreshment stops along the routes. Hot food and drinks will be available at the Finish.
Question: Are the roads closed for this ride and is it on-road or off-road?
Answer: No, roads are not closed. The route is all on-road - there is no off-road at all.
Question: What do I need to bring?
Answer: Every rider will be sent a rider manual one week before the ride - this will tell you all you need to know about the ride. The rider manual will also appear on the website.
Question: What are the timings on the day?
Answer: REGISTRATION: Champion: 7:30 - 8:00 Classic: 8:00 - 8:45 Cool: 8:30 - 9:00. START TIMES: Champion: 8:00 Classic: 8:30 - 8:45 Cool: 8:45 - 9:00. RIDE CLOSE 6.00pm

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Key information

Event date

16 June 2019


Cool: £26.00 Classic/Champion: £38.00

Location: East Sussex National Golf Club, Uckfield.
Registration: 7.30 - 9.00am
Start times: 8.00 - 9.00am

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Route options

Cool: 21 miles
Classic: 40 miles
Champion: 68 miles

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Event includes

    Chip timing
    Route options
    Circular route
    Feed stations
    Mechanical support
    Full signage
    Emergency cover

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