The Men of Harlech Bike Challenge returns in August 2018 following the success of last years event. The event is a three-day cycle challenge from North to South Wales, taking place between the 28th - 31st August. 

Riders are challenged to complete the distance and raise a minimum of £750 to support children, young people and families who face health, education and employment inequalities achieve their full potential. 

The fantastically organised ride is fully supported with team captains and assistance from a mechanic. All accommodation is provided, leaving you to concentrate on the stunning Welsh countryside.

The Foundation will arrange training rides to help everyone prepare themselves for the hills of Mid Wales. It doesn't matter if you're an inexperienced cyclist, we will help get you ready and feeling confident to complete the challenge. 

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The Men of Harlech Bike Challenge is now entering its third year. A total of 23 riders made up of staff, fans, supporters, friends of the Foundation and passionate cyclists cycled from Porthmadog to Cardiff over a three-day period, tackling climbs of over 10,000 feet.

Over £15,000 was raised to help improve the outcomes for people who are not in education or training, by supporting young people to find work, training opportunities and suitable education programmes.

For further information and to view the photo gallery from previous Men of Harlech Bike Challenges, visit

Please note that riders will be asked to contribute a refundable £50 deposit prior to registration. 

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