3 days, 2 wheels, 1 amazing festival!
Fri 14 Jul 2017 18.00 - 21.00 Stockton High Street FREE
Join us on Friday evening to watch top class cyclists race around our unique Town Centre circuit! Be sure to come along and cheer them on!
Come and watch as the best of Britain’s Elite Cyclists race around our unique Stockton Town Centre circuit in an thrilling event to mark the start of Stockton Cycling Festival.
Get set for Friday evening racing as we welcome a host of top class cyclists for this exciting town centre race event – see Stockton High Street transformed for this exciting free event!
The race will start and finish on the historic High Street, starting at 7.30pm. The race circuit includes laps around Stockton High Street, cornering at the Globe Theatre before speeding back down the opposite side of the High Street on this exciting, closed road event. Spectators can get up close to this exciting event.
Support and be inspired by some of the UKs best riders and teams, past participants include Olympic medalists Ed Clancy OBE and Owain Doull MBE along with riders from top teams, such as Team Wiggins and One Pro Cycling.
Join us for this exciting, free to watch, event on your door step. The race is part of the British Cycling HSBC UK National Circuit Series and will be filmed and broadcast on Eurosport.
Sat 15 Jul 2017 Stockton Riverside £15 - £25
Take the challenge, ride the Stockton Sportive.
Come and join us for a great cycling challenge as part of Stockton Cycling Festival.
The Stockton Sportive is a challenging event offering cyclists of all ability the chance to take part in a ride ranging from 36 to 106 miles. Every ride departs from Stockton Riverside with an escorted start, just like the ‘Tour De France’!
From the start the riders will head out into the region, taking in beautiful scenery and breath-taking North Yorkshire Moors before heading back to Stockton Riverside for a well earned rest and opportunity to explore our Events Village.
There will be Feeding Stations, a Broom Wagon and support throughout the routes – making sure your wheels keep turning.
Booking in advance for these rides is advisable as places are limited.
Prices range from £15 – 25 depending on your chosen route.
|Route||Distance (miles)||Climb (ft)|
|Spin||36.7||1,486||Perfect for first time Sportive riders, recreational riders and people returning to cycling. No major climbs.|
|Sport||50||3,537||Perfect for the progressing Sportive rider and cyclists with some experience. Great scenery and some significant climbs.|
|Challenge||72||6,568||Ride deep into the North York’s Moors on this stunning ride. Tough climbs, exhilarating descents. A ride to remember!|
|Le Tour De Moor||105.8||11,027||As tough and rewarding as any Sportive you will ride, all set on mile after mile of glorious but challenging roads. Riders who have completed this ride in the past have noted it was one of the most challenging but rewarding they have conquered.|
Sun 16 Jul 2017 13:00 Stockton Riverside FREE
Bring your bike and join our fun, family friendly RideStockton cycling event.
RideStockton is a fun, family cycle ride open to everyone! Its free to enter and part of the Stockton Cycling Festival and our exciting family fun day – the event is perfect for families, all abilities and every kind of bike.
This community cycle ride offers a great opportunity for people of all ages to experience the fun and freedom of cycling on traffic-free roads. The route loops around the stunning Stockton High Street and Stockton Riverside. Everyone is welcome, no matter what their age or ability.
You can cycle the route at a leisurely pace and as many times as you like. There’s also entertainment to enjoy along the way!
The ride starts 12noon on Stockton’s Riverside where you’ll line up next to the professional riders who are taking part in the Stockton Grand Prix!
Registration for RideStockton opens soon, or you can simply turn up on the day and join in the fun!
PRIZES TO BE WON!
There’s also some amazing prizes up for grabs for anyone taking part in this year’s RideStockton – prizes include:
Plus, look out for more exciting prizes and incentives on the day.
Sun 16 Jul 2017 from 13.00 Stockton Riverside FREE
Join us as Britain’s top cycling teams and riders arrive in Stockton to compete in this elite road race that will start/finish in the town centre. A combination of professional cyclists and speed not to be missed!
Cheer on some of the country’s top professional cyclists, along with a convoy of team branded vehicles and a police escort, in this thrilling Stockton Grand Prix cycling race.
This elite cycle race is part of the Stockton Cycling Festival and will see top teams and riders battle around this competitive course. Departing from the Stockton Riverside, alongside the RideStockton event and our event village Family Festival Day, the route will head out-of-town where riders will complete laps of our main race circuit through the villages of Thorpe Thewles, Charlton, Redmarshall, Whitton and Thorpe Leazes, before returning for a gripping conclusion with a five lap finale around the finishing circuit through Stockton’s Town Centre and Riverside!
A combination of professional cyclists and speed that is not to be missed. The race will begin on Stockton Riverside at 12noon before returning for a thrilling Town Centre finale between 3 and 4pm
The event is part of the British Cycling HSBC UK Grand Prix Series and will be filmed and broadcast on Eurosport.
Event vehicles kindly provided by:
Sun 16 Jul 2017 9:00 - 17:00 Stockton Riverside FREE
The Stockton Cycling Festival will offer a huge variety of cycling themed family activities that everyone can watch, enter and join in during our Family Festival Day on Sunday 16 July.
The final day of our Stockton Cycling Festival is packed full of brilliant family activities that everyone can watch, join in and enjoy!
The Family Festival Day will take over our event village on Stockton’s Riverside and will be the heart of the festival. There’ll be loads of activities and entertainment for all the family, including –
The event is FREE to the public and open from 9am–5pm.
Take a look at the fantastic highlights of last year’s memorable Stockton Cycling Festival…
Sun 16 Jul 2017 11:00 - 14:30 Stockton Riverside FREE
Watch as some of the very best Riders in the UK battle to become the coveted ‘King of Extreme Bike Battle!’
A fantastic new addition to the 2017 Stockton Cycling Festival sees the first Stockton Extreme Bike Battle. Watch as some of the very best Riders in the UK battle to become the coveted ‘King of Extreme Bike Battle!’
You’ll experience some of the UK’s best stunt riders across three disciplines, Flatlanders, BMXers and Mountain bike, all battling against each other and fighting for the crowds reaction!
There’s three rounds to enjoy, each with 30 minutes of adrenalin fuelled stunts. The riders will go against each on all disciplines with all six riders aiming to perform their best tricks in each round.
Watch the excitement build as each discipline really pushes themselves to beat the others. A winner will be decided on each slot, but the overall winner will be decided at the end of the last show.
Don’t miss these awe-inspiring shows, part of the Stockton Cycling Festival and our exciting family fun day, at the following times:
• 11.00-11.30 – Round 1
• 12.30-1.00pm – Round 2
• 2.00-2.30pm – Round 3
• 2.30pm – King of the bike battle crowned
All shows will take place on our Stockton Riverside event site and there’s a full list of exciting activities and entertainment as part of our Family Fun Day!
Plus, there’ll be FREE coaching sessions available throughout the day, timings to be confirmed, provided by skilled stunt riders!
Here’s a little of what you can expect at the Stockton Extreme Bike Battle!
Cycle fever returns to Stockton in July with the annual Stockton Cycling Festival. Enjoy a weekend packed with events for the whole family and a celebration of all things cycling!
Get on your bike for this exciting free event, including elite racing, cycling challenges for all abilities, stunts, demo’s, interactive fun & activities and a family fun ride on specially closed roads for everyone to join in!
Event vehicles kindly provided by: