St. Patrick's 100 frequently asked questions | Action Medical Research

St. Patrick's 100 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 for my bike?
Answer: Yes, for most common bikes. 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 ride control, who will help with any issues.
Question: How long do I have to complete the ride and what happens if I can’t complete the distance?
Answer: The ride closes at 7.00pm. Very slow riders may be picked up and moved on.
Question: Do I need to wear a cycle helmet?
Answer: You must wear a cycle 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 you are under 18 you must be accompanied by an adult.
Question: What facilities are available?
Answer: There are changing facilities with showers at the start and finish. Your belongings should be locked in your car or carried with you. There are feed stations and lunch is provided on route, including vegetarian options.
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