Lap the Lough Cycle Ride

  • Date:
    Sunday 25th August 2024
  • Location:
    Moy, Tyrone
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Take on this cycling challenge around Lough Neagh, Ireland and Great Britain's largest lake!

Lap the Lough is a longstanding, annual event with around 2,500 cyclists taking part each year.

Starting from Moy & Charlemont - a beautiful village bordering the counties of Tyrone and Armagh with great bars, cafés and restaurants and lots of accommodation - you'll enjoy a great day in the saddle as you circumnavigate Lough Neagh.

You'll tackle 144km or 89 miles of cycling, climbing 1,030m or 3,379ft on this scenic route.

The ride is fully supported - you'll get water/energy stops, mechanical support, sweeper, motorbike marshals and 1st Aid support.

For route information click here.

Sign up for your own place directly with the organisers and then let us know that you're cycling for Shine by completing this short form.


Would you like to take part?

Date: Sunday, 25th August 2024
Location: Route runs from Moy & Charlemont around Lough Neagh
Registration fee: payable to the event organisers
Minimum sponsorship pledge: There's no minimum sponsorship - just raise as much as you can!


When you join #TeamShine you will receive:

  • Shine T shirt
  • Raise over £125 and get a Shine cycling jersey!
  • Fundraising resources, tips and advice
  • Ongoing support from our dedicated fundraising team to help you reach your target

You'll also receive a Lap the Lough cap and pin badge from the event organisers after you've finished.


More Information

To get your place you can click on the link to sign up direct with the event organisers. Please note that entry usually closes on 31st July or when the limit of 2,500 participants is reached - so book early to avoid disappointment.

The route goes anti-clockwise and has stops approximately every 20 miles.

The route uses 'A', 'B' 'C' and 'U' roads. Some rural roads may straddle farms and have 'debris' on the surface.

There is no time limit and distance markers are every 8km/5mls.

For more information about the event click here.


Looking for a place?

Click 'sign up now' to book your place directly with the event organisers. 

If you already have your place or have any other questions, contact our friendly fundraising team by completing this short form.

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