Whether riding end to end (as Lands End to John O'Groats or its reverse John O'Groats to Lands End is often known) has always been a dream or it's a new ambition you may need help with finding out about
Land’s End is stunningly situated on the southwestern-most tip of England. Its rocky cliffs and pounding seas make a fabulous backdrop for the obligatory photos before we start!
Below was the most extensive list of links to web sites about Land's End to John o'Groats cycling trips that was on the net (as far as I knew!). I stopped updating it around 2007 owing to life taking over and also changing ISP, causing me to be unable to access the whole site and email...
Our cycling ends at John O’Groats, the furthest point from your start point, Lands End, on the UK mainland.
This year Myself, Lee and Hayden took on the challenge, Riding from John O’ Groats to Lands end in 10 days.
We have been organising both fully supported and independent cycling holidays from Land’s End to John O’Groats/John O’Groats to Land’s End longer than any other company – over 14 years – and have helped hundreds of people to realise their dream of cycling the length of the UK.
Cycling from Lands End to John O'Groats; my friend Tom Barr came to see me off (edit Tom sadly passed away in January 2014). After many European tours I finally decided that it was about time I actually rode to some of the places I had not visited in Britain!
Lands End to John’O’Groats – The Sight-seeing Cycle Tourist.
The ultimate Great British cycling challenge is the only way to describe our Lands End to John O’Groats epic ride. Just about every cyclist should make this journey at least once in their lifetime.
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Cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats, the furthest possible distance in the British Isles, is a classic challenge that many dream of. Starting at Land’s End on the south-westerly tip of England, we pedal our way through Cornwall, over Dartmoor and north along the Welsh border...
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Cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats, the furthest possible distance in the British Isles, is a classic challenge that many dream of. Teams Minimum sponsorship Self-funding Enter online PDF brochure 21 people interested.
At Welsh Bicknor we meet a man cycling from John o’Groats to Land’s End. He has done 770 miles to get here, and therefore deduces that Land’s End must be only 230 miles away. But we have over 300 on the clock already.
John O'Groats to Lands End. So here it is, the tale, the sonnet, the poem and true epic of complete cycling calamity. In this blog entry i convince my mate that LEJOG is a spa retreat in the Highlands, smash my body apart, bankrupt myself, go hungry...
Always dreamt about cycling end-to-end? Or maybe it's a new ambition. Either way this book has all the information you need to plan, train for and cycle from Lands End to John O'Groats (or John O'Groats to Lands End if you prefer).
Pedal 1000 miles, end to end, on this classic challenge from Land’s End to John O’Groats, the furthest possible distance in the British Isles. This is a classic challenge that is on many a cyclist’s ‘to do’ list. Covering more than 12 counties, this is one of the toughest fundraising cycle events available.
Cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats, the furthest possible distance in the British Isles, is a classic challenge that many dream of.
...year, hundreds of cyclists set out to bike the distance between the northern tip of the United Kingdom – John O’Groats – and the southern point of Land’s End.
The concept of cycling from Land's End to John O'Groats is quite simple, get on your bike at one end of the country and ride to the other end. That is why it is often referred to as cycling end to end (it’s also less of a mouthful!).
In October 2006, I cycled from Land’s End to John o Groat’s on a 3 speed Dutch Bike. At the time we had a different website and I featured the ride on our original website and it generated a lot of interest not just in Dutch bikes, but also in the route I took.
Bike 4 Cancer Lands End to John O’Groats Cycle 29th August - 9th September 2017. Cycle the length of mainland Great Britain in this iconic cycling challenge. Starting at Land's End on the South West tip of England, we pedal our way through Cornwall to the Welsh border.
5 days to cycle from Land’s End to John O’Groats.
One of those is Becky Marlow who will be cycling from Lands End to John O’Groats with her husband Andy over two weeks setting off on 17th July. They are doing this remarkable journey at their own expense but would love to raise money for CCAT at the same time.
Lands End to John o'Groats online Cycling Guide. LEJOG or JOGLE - The Great British 'End to End' Cycling. End to End. If you're settting off on an epic long distance ride perhaps you could consider raising money for us? As a charity, people's support is vital to maintaining and expanding the National...
Theres Always Another Hill How Not To Cycle From John O Groats To Lands End PDF book - read or download.
I wasn’t a cyclist but I figured if I took it slow enough I’d make it, eventually. So with that logic my plan was set. I’d attempt to become the 7654679th person (I made that figure up, I have no idea how many people have done it) to cycle Land’s End to John O’Groats.
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I am cycling 979 miles in 9 days this September from Lands End to John O Groats to raise much needed funds for the Walsall and district Samaritans who have been helping the people of Walsall and the surrounding district for over 45 years.
For my sins, and to celebrate(?) reaching the age of 60, I decided to cycle from Land's End to John O'Groats in the first ten days in September. It is an organised and supported ride for charity, but I am paying all my own expenses so that all that anyone gives me will go to the charity.
The End-to-End is the iconic long distance British cycling tour. Four of us undertook this momentous journey of over 950 miles in June 2015 when we cycled from John o’Groats to Land’s End (i.e. JOGLE).
The Land’s End to John O’Groats route from bottom to top. This is the true test of any cyclist.
A friend, Steve O’Sullivan has set himself a challenge to cycle from John O’Groats to Lands End to raise money for 2 charities… Coppafeel and Joining Jack.
In our third year of running the UK End 2 End Cycle Challenge, we know the best roads the UK has to offer and the ideal number of riders needed.
Cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats, the furthest possible distance in the British Isles, is a classic challenge that many dream of. This 1,000 miles cycle stretches over 13 days through some of the most stunning and remote countryside in the UK.
However, if outdoor cycling isn’t possible just make sure that you’re still training the same muscles (spinning, turbo trainer) and increasing stamina (long ride either on an indoor static bike or long run/swim as an occasional substitute).
During 1907 and the early part of 1908, attack after attack was inade on the cycling record for the most famous route in the British Isles, the road from Land's End to John O'Groats.
On route we met two cyclists who are cycling from John O Groats to Lands End and they are on day 11 of their ride! We made it to Exeter in good time, arriving at about 4pm. We had expected to arrive in the early evening.
Matt Barrett, Mark Denning, Steve Parry, Nick Baker and Stuart Coles of the Sid Valley Cyclo-Paths – Are preparing over the coming months to ride from John O’Groats to Land’s End. 900 miles of cycling ahead of them which they will hope to cycle 120 miles a day!!
The previous Cicerone Lands End to John O'Groats guide has sold a steady 1000 copies each year for many years. cycle touring the 991 miles in 14 days, with lots of information on facilities and local points of interest.
I know that when it comes to supported Lands End to John O'Groats rides you have a choice. What I offer here is a service that hopefully appeals to riders that want to cycle end to end under their own terms.
Back in the summer of 2000, Gareth and I decided to cycle from John O'Groats to Lands end. It was one of those pub conversations that seem such a good idea at the time and then turn out to be a bit stupid when sober the next day.
Of course, without my cycle computer it is impossible to calculate how far I actually cycled, however, I suspect it was probably closer to 1,000 miles. I was advised there was little much at John O'Groats, however, I found there was little much different to Lands End, so was not too badly disappointed.
Weighing in at over 50 stone between them, Colwin Way and Tom Galvin, both Axminster Skill Centre tutors, and Andrew Dare, a sports instructor at Ottery Leisure Centre, will be taking on an equally big challenge when they undertake to cycle from John O’Groats to Lands End for ‘Help for Heroes’, the...
The record for cycling from Land's End to John O' Groats is held by Andy Wilkinson, who completed the journey in 41 hours, 4 minutes and 22 seconds on a Windcheetah recumbent tricycle.
Lands End to John O’Groats is one of the most challenging endurance rides you can do.
More than just another cycling trip, this e-book is a funny and sometimes moving account of a few weeks in the summer of 2005 when coupled with various personal events
Roger Anthony "Tony" Rathbone started his journey from Land's End to John O'Groats on 7 May 2014 with his friend, William "Billy" Skipper. They cycled a total of 1,526.46 km (948.5 miles) and were riding for a total of 79 hours 34 minutes.
Georgina along with a team of 10 cycled from Lands End to John o’Groats braving 908 miles in just 10 days! The trip was self planned and self funded but as it was such a big undertaking the team decided to raise money for a worthy cause.
Land's End to John O'Groats (LEJOG) is the ultimate UK cycling challenge.
As you all may be aware, Chris and his partner Fi over the next 12 days will be cycling from Lands End to John O’Groats on a tandem. They are tackling this ride to raise money for two very worthy charities, Brooke and Eyes for East Africa.
Perhaps not full-on endurance rides, but certainly longer distance rides seemed more appealing to me than short sprints…and so the idea to cycle from John O’Groats to Lands End was born. For those who are unfamiliar with UK geography...
Lands End to John O Groats cycle Team Breathe. What you'll get. Personal support from our events team. Fundraising guides and materials.
We can offer the same flexibility that we have in our other cycling trips so please feel free to contact us if you would like to make your Land's End to John o' Groats tour become a reality!
One of our first adventures: a trip from John O’Groats to Land’s End using an all-electric vehicle. Completed by Chris and Jonathan Porterfield of Eco-Cars.net, the journey took just over two days to finish and covered a distance of 1,652 miles.
This is your opportunity to take part in the iconic 'Lands End to John O'Groats' (LEJOG) cycle challenge, organised by The Children's Centre and requiring a minimal amount of time off work ...
Lands End to John o'Groats Are you up for the challenge? 1000 miles in 15 days of glorious cycling the length of Britain. Nick Mitchell, our head cycling guide, will lead your trip.
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Land's End - John O'Groats. 139 miles, 13 mph average 8 June 03 Day 3 Welsh Borders. I got rolling at first light aiming to pass through Bristol before any traffic picked up, and made it under Brunel’s Clifton Suspension Bridge 14 and along the cycle-route NCN 4 which follows the gorge to near the...
The Holy Ground > cycling from John O groats to Lands End.
So when her best friend Mick suggests a gruelling cycle ride from Land’s End to John o’Groats, she takes up the challenge. They opt for the scenic route which takes them along cycle paths, towpaths and the back roads and byways of Britain...
This is not cycling for fun it is just getting to the “End”. We eventually pass through Huna and ahead of us bright white in the sunshine we can see the John O’Groats hotel in the
The Fishermen’s Mission Fundraising Manager for Cornwall, Julian Waring, always wanted to cycle from Lands End to John O’Groats. He persuaded a friend, Andy Smith to join him and so a plan was hatched to complete the challenge over 11 days, which started on Saturday 17th July.
John O'Groats to Lands end cycle to raise money for Diabetes UK...
Howard and Flicky are cycling from Lands End to John O'Groats.
17 years down the road, and I’ve seen more than a few customers at Bikebox Online tackling the same Lands End to John O’Groats adventure I did
Insp Andrew Potter will cycle from Land’s End to John O’Groats over 12 days to support Alex Goodwin, a 10-year-old boy suffering from Ewing Sarcoma – a rare bone cancer that affects children.
Cycling from John O'Groats to Lands End, June 2011.
Highs – Setting off from John O’Groats in the sun. Cycling to Inchree, racing to catch ferry to Isle of Arran, visiting Greystokes, cycling through Cheshire & Shropshire Hills, sunset in
As well as cycling from John o'Groats to Lands End, he took in the Three Peaks and a one mile swim along the way. Read his story below. And I have to ask, can anyone top this??
Brian, Dan, Dave, Dom, Jonny, Neil and Warren are taking a trip of a lifetime to raise money for Cancer Research. During July and August we’ll be cycling from Land’s End to John O’ Groats, but to add to the challenge (and the fun, we hope) we’ll be playing gigs along the way.
I was thinking about cycling from John O'Groats to Lands end but for that I need lots of prep and planning. Also, halfway through typing John O'Groats to Lands end just now Alan Carr said it on Chatty man out of the blue whist talking to Eddie Izzard.
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Like cycling from John O' Groats to Lands End, that's a long journey. But I hope we can raise some money to help urge things forward further and faster so that breast cancer treatment and care will be even better in the future - when someone else needs it.
Cycle from the UK’s most Northern to most Southern point. If you feel more comfortable in the saddle and fancy a real cycling challenge then get training to pedal 865 miles from John O’Groats to Land’s End in 7.5 days.
In September this year we will be cycling from John O'Groats to Lands End. We are doing this over 14 days, totalling 1,000 miles. We have both always hoped to do this challenge and felt if we could help a local charity along the way then all the better.
From the 28th July to the 10th August, I will be cycling from Land's End to John O'Groats; roughly 1000 miles. If you want to keep track of my progress this is the place to do it! Click on the INTRODUCTION page to find out more about what I am doing...
JOGLE stands for John O' Groats to Land's End (UK; cycling).
The concept of cycling from Land's End to John O'Groats is quite simple, get on your bike at one end of the country and ride to the other end. That is why it is often referred to as cycling end to end (it's also less of a mouthful ).
Lands End to John O’Groats is the classic cycle route from one end of Britain to the other. There is much more to the most northerly point than getting your photo next to a signpost.
Exeter to Lands End 140 miles. Published June 29, 2008 jogle 3 Comments Tags: jogle.