The 2010 Isle of Wight Randonnee
The 2010 Isle of Wight Randonnee will take place on Sunday 2nd May. This year’s rides will be in an clockwise direction and there will be a choice of 100km and 55km rides. Event starts at 9am and finishes at 6pm. No entry fee, no need to pre-register. Start at any of the checkpoints on the day.
I am definitely doing it so will loads of my pissed up mates on their shit bikes so I need some proper cyclists to do it with as well as they will all be ribbing me because of my LYCRA. Come down to my home town of Sunny Southsea and get the ferry over and ride around the beautiful IOW.
Full details of this year’s event are available here. If you are traveling to the event from the mainland we strongly recommend you buy your ferry tickets in advance to avoid queuing on the day. Both Wightlink and RedFunnel have the facililty to buy tickets online. Details on the ferries and accommodation can be found under the links section within the main menu. To join our distribution list & get mailed with updates to this year’s and future events, click here. There is also a forum for general discussion about the Randonnee. You can post any questions you have about the event on there also.
The IoW Randonnee was established by the Wayfarers in 1985 and uniquely follows a route around the whole of the Isle of Wight taking minor roads and lanes where possible enabling the rider to see and enjoy the best of the Island’s scenery. Over 2100 riders took part in 2009