Velo Birmingham

Velo Birmingham & Midlands - 45 Miles

Event Type Cycle
Date Cancelled
Location Birmingham

Cancellation notice: Velo Birmingham has been cancelled due to the COVID19 (Coronavirus) situation in the UK. We're so sorry to hear this and we know how disappointing this must be for you. If you would still like to take on a challenge for us, please take a look at Cycle for Dementia.

Why ride for us?

Want to experience the thrill of riding through the Midlands on closed roads but not quite ready for a century ride? Take on an epic ‘point-to-point’ 45 mile route. Starting in the heart of Birmingham City Centre, the 45-mile route will weave its way through the beautiful West Midlands countryside en route to the heart of Coventry – the City of Culture 2021. From cycling newbies right through to seasoned sportive riders, the 45 mile route promises a truly unforgettable day in the saddle.

What do I get when I ride with Alzheimer's Society?


  • Our friendly team will be here every step of the way to help you get race day ready!
  • Receive training plans from our professional cycling coaches. As an Alzheimer's Society rider you can contact our coaches at any time to ask training, nutrition or injury related questions. 

On the big day

  • We'll have the loudest cheer stations on the course and will help spur you to the finish line
  • Ride in style in your Alzheimer's Society professional cycling jersey once you raise £200


  • You'll be changing the lives of people living with dementia and moving us closer to a cure.

The route

Starting alongside their 100 mile counterparts in the heart of Birmingham, the 45 mile route will take riders on a truly memorable point-to-point ride through the West Midlands, ending in Coventry city centre. With just 400 metres of climbing, it’s a really achievable cycling challenge for riders of all ability levels.


We're here to help you every step of the way with your fundraising and help you reach your £250 fundraising target. 

If you have any questions or would like some ideas, please don't hesitate to get in touch by emailing [email protected]


Kick-start your fundraising by setting up a JustGiving page. Any money you raise is transferred to us on a weekly basis, so there's no fuss your end! 

Fundraising materials

Balloons, banners, buckets. We've got it all. Request yours by emailing [email protected] 

Paying in offline donations

Give us a call on 0330 333 0804 or email [email protected] to find out how to pay in offline donations.

Contact us

Our friendly team will be more than happy to help!

Call us on 0330 333 0804 or email [email protected] 

Any questions?

For further information about the challenge, its inclusions, the route and FAQs, please visit the official organiser's website or email [email protected].

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