Eroica Britannia

Bakewell, Derbyshire

Organiser's Description

4,000 riders on pre-1987 bikes will gather once again in Bakewell, in the beautiful Peak District for 'The World's Most Handsome Bike Ride' - 3 routes in glorious, jaw-dropping, British scenery, resplendent in the English Summertime. Riders will observe 10 Commandments, such as: heroic bicycles only will be permitted; gear shifters must be on the downtube; participants must be dressed in vintage or era specific clothing; military, postman and delivery bikes allowed for the shorter routes... And all this alongside 3 days of family festival fun, celebrating the 'Best of British' - vintage sales, the World's biggest Bike Jumble, live music, food, drink, camping... Come and experience a truly Great British Adventure, 16-18 June.



  • 100 miles
  • 55 miles
  • 30 miles