Thank you for the massive support from our 2018 sponsors and volunteers who work tirelessly before, during and after the event.
This year we raised money for:
- Women V Cancer (Breast Cancer Care, Jo’s Cervical Trust Ovarian Cancer Action)
- Carlton Lodge Bursary Fund
Thank you to everyone who entered our sportive, Cycle retreat draw, purchased sportive jerseys and raised funds for our event.
Huge thanks to all of our sponsors:
All Terrain Cycles back with us again for 2018 with banners and the inflatable start/finish arch and supporting the sportive with any mechanical assistance. Tony and his family have supported us since our first sportive in 2016, we are extremely appreciative of their input. ATC are also the company to contact if you require bike hire – this cannot be done on the day. Further information can be found in the rider pack.
Carlton Lodge Activity Centre who provide their facilities and are the sportive HQ. They also provide accommodation and camping facilities.
Crushing & Screening Sand Hutton use of their field for parking and very kind donation
Cycle Retreats Mark & Zoe are returning to our 2018 sportive with yet another fantastic raffle prize! Some luck ticket holder will be jet-setting off to Costa Blanca. Visit the CR stand to find out more about what the team can offer you.
Dressers thank you for the generator!
Fulford Cycles have proved very popular with the Yorkshire Lasses recently and will be available to offer advice and support on the day. They will also be offering mechanical support to ladies too.
Gap Group thank you for the crowd safety barriers!
Liv York who have kindly offered mechanical support on the day for riders as well as donating to our raffle. Pop along and say hi to Nicola and the team in the sportive village.
M-MEC Solutions new for 2018, a professional team of motorcycle safety marshals to help offer support on the day.
PMG Printing who have kindly supplied 10,000 flyers to help advertise our sportive.
Primal Ben and the team will have a stand in the sportive village where 5% of any profits made will go to supporting our chosen charities. Primal have also donated some fabulous cycle wear to our raffle and are behind our stunning YLCC Sportive jerseys.
YorWaste thank you for the bins!
Huge thanks also to companies and individuals who donated to our Feed Stations and Goody Bags:
The Cafe & Bistro Thorpe Arch
Christine Hull – wine and jelly beans
Mountain Fuel we are delighted to be supported by Mountain Fuel, a specialist nutrition company based in the Lake District. Mountain Fuel have just launched the first sports jelly which is a refreshing alternative to gel. In addition they have also launched an energy/electrolyte drink that is so light and refreshing you can drink it all day- however long you are out and whatever the temperature. Look out for samples in your goody bag! Mountain Fuel are also sponsoring the QOM sections.
OTE a huge Yorkshire Lass thanks to OTE who will be available throughout the day at the sportive village with discounts available on their products. They will also be on hand to offer advice on nutrition and hydration and their products will also be available at the feed stations.
Huge thanks also to companies and individuals who donated Raffle Prizes:
Betty’s & Taylors
Charlie the Bike Monger
Cookridge Hall Golf Club
The Flag Company
Julienne – gin, wine, prosecco & chocolates!
Marriott Hotel York
Mother Shiptons Cave
White Diamond Dance Studio
You will also see these lovely people at the trade stands:
Please click on the logos below to find out more about our 2018 sponsors –