Friday 12th April 2019:
· Leeds Train Station (Short Stay Car Park)
· Manchester Victoria Train Station
· Birmingham (N.E.C. International Train Station)
· Watford Gap Services (M1 Southbound)
· London, Double Tree by Hilton Hotel, 2 Bridge Place (Near Victoria Train Station)
· Dover Eastern Docks (Ferry Terminal)
We can collect at other service stations along the motorway network.
(Please contact us for details)
Please note we have a special bike trailer where you bike is carried fully assembled with the front wheel
out, therefore there is no need to have your bike disassembled and in a bike bag / bike case.
We will sail in the afternoon from Calais to Dover and arrive in Saint Quentin at approximately 20:00hrs
where we spend 3 nights on half board basis (Bed & Breakfast and evening meal) at the Campanile Saint
Saturday 13th April 2019: Roubaix sportive
There will be the option of taking part in either the 170km, 140km
or 75km Paris Roubaix sportive event that follows the latter part
of the race route.
The event organisers have numerous feeding stations and
mechanical service at the control points.
For those not bringing bikes, you can either spend the day at leisure
at the hotel or travel with the support crew to see the cyclo sportive.
After an early breakfast, we will take you and your bike fully assembled
to the start of the Paris Roubaix Challenge which will be in Busigny for the
170km distance which is about 25km from our hotel in Saint Quentin.
We will go to Busigny first as the start for the 170k event will be between 07:00hrs and 09:00hrs.
After dropping those who are doinig the 170km event, we shall travel to Roubaix to drop off those
who are doing the 141km and 70km distances.
These start between 07:00hrs and 10:00hrs and 07:00hrs and 11:00hrs.
We will be there to meet you when you have finished the event at the Velodrome in Roubaix with a
sandwich and a drink.
Start and finish locations:
170km - Start in Busigny and finish at Velodrome Roubaix.
70 and 140km - Start from the Velodrome in Roubaix and finish at the Velodrome.
After everybody has finished, we will travel back to the our hotel in Saint Quentin.
Sunday 14th of April 2019: Paris Roubaix
After breakfast we'll go to the start area in Compiegne, after which,
using our expert knowledge of the race route, we'll guide you
to a number of pave sections and finish at the Velodrome in Roubaix.
When we arrive at the first sighting after seeing the start in
Compiegne it will be around lunch time and we will hand out
everybody's pack lunch.
Monday 15th of April 2019:
We shall leave Saint Quentin and travel to Calais taking an
afternoon sailing with P&O ferries Calais to Dover,
with approximate drop off times of:
• London 17.00hrs,
• Watford Gap, 19:00hrs,
• Birmingham 20.00hrs,
• Manchester 22.00hrs,
• Leeds 23.00hrs
Paris Roubaix Sportive Entry