Race to Rugby World Cup

1 Day Ride

Twickenham to Canterbury Rugby Club
Includes chaperone Support, route signage and pit stops.


Online entries: Pay by major credit/debit cards

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Reasons to Enter

1. The Challenge

85 English miles in February will be no easy feat - you can be one of the few to experience it first hand.

2. A great cause.

ChildFund Pass it Back uses rugby to help underprivileged children in Asia to live a better life – With the 2019 RWC in Asia, World Rugby have chosen a fantastic benefitting charity.

3. Be Part of History

Ron and James are going to deliver real rugby history to Tokyo – you will help this happen by sending them off with a bang.

icon Registration

Ride numbers are to be collected at Ride HQ on the day of the Ride, at Twickenham. Registration will open at 06:30am and will close at 08:00am.

Please arrive in sufficient time to collect your ride number! 

icon Event Profile

Event Name

Race to Rugby World Cup

Event Distance

1 Day - 85 Miles


The one day ride will have two well stocked pit-stops

Route Marking

London to Canterbury - Signed

Minimum Age



The Urge Events



Additional Fees

The higher of a £1 / 6% transaction fee will be added by ATW. 

icon Course Information

The 1 day ride will start at Twickenham Stadium and will finish at Canterbury, taking in some iconic sights in London, some beautiful scenery and some picturesque Kent villages on the way. The aim is to arrive at Canterbury ready for Ireland vs England in the Six Nations.

The one day ride will be pitstops accesible to all riders. On days 2 - 5 the support will become more intimate, with close support vehicles offering pitstops and other rider support.

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ActiveTrainingWorld have free training plans to help you train for this event:

Other Ride Information

Rider Numbers
Please attach your number to the front of your bike.

Parking and Transport
There is no parking available a Twickenham. Return bike transfer will be available subject to demand.


By entering this event you agree to the below terms and conditions

Your details will be passed onto the event organisers The Urge for the administration of the race.

Where specified on the booking form any medical information will be passed onto the medical team present at the event. 

(1) I am over the required age limit for the ride I have entered, on the day of the event, (detailed on the event page).

(2) I am medically fit to ride.

(3) I will do so at my own risk and agree not to hold the organisers responsible in any way for any injury or loss resulting from my participation in the event.

(4) I understand that entry is non refundable.

(5) I accept that if the event is cancelled due to weather or other unforseen circumstances - the entry fee will not be refunded and that event insurance is available within the booking process

Location: Whitton Rd, Twickenham, London, London, London, TW2 7BA