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 racing cyclists compete around our Town Centre circuit in this adrenaline fueled event to mark the start of Stockton Cycling Festival.
You won’t believe how close you get to the action as Stockton High Street is transformed for this exciting race event! The cyclists will be lapping around the historic 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.
With Olympic stars, young upcoming cyclists and sporting veterans all on show this event is sure to inspire, entertain and amaze and is the perfect start to our weekend of cycling.
Truly inspirational, exciting and right on your door step this event is completely free to watch.
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 brilliant fun, family friendly mass participation cycle ride. Part of the Stockton Cycling Festival and Family Festival Day, this event is perfect for families, all ages and abilities and every kind of bike.
The ride starts 1pm on Stockton’s Riverside and just after the professional riders have departed for the Stockton Grand Prix. The course for this year’s RideStockton loops around the stunning Stockton High Street and Stockton Riverside, do as many laps of this route as you like.
This inclusive family event is open to everyone – all you need is a bike to join in. Plus, there’s plenty of entertainment on the route, guaranteed to keep everyone’s faces smiling and wheels turning.
Registration for RideStockton opens soon, or you can simply turn up on the day and join in the fun!
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!
Watch 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 event is part of the British Cycling Elite Roadrace 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.
Our event village will be the heart of the festival, with loads of activities and entertainment for all the family. There’ll be plenty of food and drink options available to keep your energy up during the day, and an array of traders offering some unique cycling themed goods, advice and top tips. If that’s not enough, we’ve got some great partners on board from British Cycling to local cycling shops and The Hub all ready to give you expert cycling advice!
Family Festival Day highlights include –
Our brilliant, family friendly mass participation event, Ridestockton
Our elite cycle race Stockton Grand Prix that will start/finish on Stockton Riverside
Cycling themed activities and entertainment, including our Stockton Extreme Bike Battle
Fantastic event village with cycling themed traders plus some delicious food and drink for everyone to enjoy.
The event is FREE to the public and open from 9am–5pm.
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: