Ride 4 Relay 2022

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5 Day - 380 km Mountain Bike Ride in support of the Relay for Life and Cancer Council Queensland.

WHY WE RIDE

We ride to support those battling Cancer. We ride to support families going through treatment and recovery. We ride to remember those who have lost their battle with this awful disease.

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Information

What?

This is a 5 day 380km mountain bike ride around the South Burnett and beyond in support of the Relay for Life South Burnett and Cancer Council Queensland.

When?

Tuesday 30 August through to Saturday 3 September. Starting and finishing at Kingaroy Showgrounds.

Where?

In 2022 the Ride 4 Relay will start and finish in Kingaroy. This year we will be visiting Kumbia, Bell, the Bunyas Mountains and Maidenwell

Ride Details

  • You will need a mountain bike, a reasonable level; of fitness

  • Cost of the Event- $270 per rider.

  • This includes your registration to the Relay for Life Team, all meals (except final night dinner), ride snacks, accommodation costs and ride jersey.

  • This is the sixth year that we have run this event.

  • This is a fully supported, fundraising ride for the Relay for Life and Cancer Council Queensland. It is NOT a race and rider safety is our prime concern. ALL money raised goes to this very worthy cause.

  • This year accommodation is provided on the ride in Town Halls, Show grounds, a swag or camp bed is essential.

  • Support vehicles carry all our gear, food and water. They also provide rider support and keep us safe while riding.

TO REGISTER

This is a 2 step process

STEP 1- Fill out this REGISTRATION FORM

STEP 2- Join our Ride For Relay Team- Join the Team HERE

Once you have completed your registration Ride Information will be emailed to you, explaining what to bring, ride payment instructions etc.

The 2022 Route
The route could change before the start of the ride due to unforeseen circumstances or even during the ride due to weather

Day 1- Kingaroy to Kumbia
Day 1 takes riders from Kingaroy through bitumen and dirt backroads to Kumbia. The countryside on day one allows for wonderful views towards Tarong and the Bunya Mountains. On the first night we will be staying in Kumbia Hall.

Day 2- Kumbia to Bell
On Day 2 riders head out of Kumbia. Most of Day 2 in on dirt backroads that take us very close to the wind farm via Ironpot Rd finishing later in the afternoon in Bell. Staying at Bell Showgrounds

Day 3- Bell to The Bunya Mountains
Day three is a shorter day with around 66kms. However we will be climbing the Bunya Mountains. The first 35 kms of today takes us through farm land before we start the climb up The Bunyas. This will be a challenge but one well worth the effort. On night three we will be staying in accommodation near Poppies Restaurant.

Day 4- The Bunya Mountains to Maidenwell
Our route on Day 4 takes us back down The Bunyas and along Cooyar Rangemore Rd to Cooyar. Then up The Palms and on to Maidenwell. Our overnight say on Day 4 will be at the Maidenwell hall with dinner at the Maidenwell Pub.

Day 5- Maidenwell to Kingaroy
We will be up bright and early on the last day, as our route takes us back to Kingaroy. Arriving back at the Kingaroy Showground by approximately 12:30pm.

Overall Map of the route

Sponsors

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