Headmaster, Robert Upton, will be leading a group cycling from Yateley to Paris in 24 hours in aid of the Phyllis Tuckwell Hospice.

Leaving Yateley Manor at 2.00pm on Saturday 26th May they aim to arrive at the Eiffel Tower at 3.00pm (local time) on Sunday.

Please visit our Just Giving page to support this great cause:   

Important Information

There will be a briefing meeting on Thursday 1st February at 7.00pm where more detailed information about the Cycle Challenge will be available.

The deadline date to enter will be Monday 5th February 2018. 

All participants will be responsible for their own passports, equipment and personal belongings. Travel insurance is recommended.

Facts and Figures

Timings  (in local times) - all timings to be confirmed

Saturday 26th May 1400 Depart YM
  2100 Arrive Newhaven
  2300 Depart Newhaven                                          
Sunday 27th May  0400 Arrive Dieppe
  1500 Arrive Paris


Approx 283.9km/173.6 miles


Northern France climate is very similar to southern England and temperatures can be anywhere between 16-28 c

Cost of Entry

There will be a cost to cover support vehicle expenses, refreshments en route and jersey. The approximate cost for this is £80      

Participants will also be responsible for the following approximate costs:

· Ferry ticket– £28

· Return travel (bike will be returned to school by minibus) – £88

· Accommodation in Paris– £170

· Evening meal on Sunday– £50



We are very grateful to the following who are generously sponsoring our Y2P24 Event.











We are also grateful to the following who have donated prizes and champagne