If you're not an experienced cyclist, what to pack for a challenge like this can seem overwhelming. While the below list isn't exhaustive, it will give you a good idea of what equipment you'll need before you sign up to the challenge


Padded cycling shorts (2-3 pairs)

Suitable shoes for cycling - whether you have clip in shoes or not is up to you 

Cycling gloves with gel pads

Waterproof jacket


A bike!


Bell (it's a legal requirement in France to have one)

Water bottle

A more detailed packing list will be available nearer the departure date. For any questions in the meantime contact the fundraising team on [email protected]