The Salvation Army Red Shield Ride: Sydney To Melbourne For A Great Cause
Imagine the sense of achievement: it’s the end of a scenic multi-day ride, you’ve pushed your body to the limit while raising awareness and funds to support those who need a hand. What a feeling!
The Salvation Army delivers hope where it’s needed most all over Australia – whether you choose their 10-day endurance challenge or one of the three-day charity rides, you’ll be riding through areas where people have been helped by the Salvos, and you’ll have the opportunity to meet some of them so you can see how your funds might be used.
By combining a great riding experience with raising funds for a great cause, you double your personal challenge … and your feelgood factor.
Three Ride Options
Sydney to Melbourne 10-day ride
If you’re an experienced cyclist, physically fit and riding from Sydney to Melbourne is on your bucket list, tick it off with the crew:
Dates: Monday April 29 to Wednesday May 8, 2019
Registration fee: $2270 (includes hotel accommodation, meals, cycling kits, support team access and luggage transport).
Minimum individual fundraising target: $5000
This ride features steep gradients climbing Mount Baw Baw and Jamberoo Mountain. Please be certain you can handle them.
Haven’t got 10 days? Try the three-day options for same sense of satisfaction over a shorter duration.
Sydney to Canberra: Monday 29 April to Wednesday 1 May
Sale to Melbourne: Monday 6 May to Wednesday 8 May
Registration: $1300 (includes hotel accommodation, meals, cycling kits, support team access, and luggage transport).