email: | Event Organizer: Mick Padley

Big Red Ride 2016 100KM Reliability Trial

Mansfield Road Club is proud to announce the Big Red Ride 2016. it's now availabe to enter online!

in order to keep the event running we've had to make some changes this year and the headquarters and date have changed and are as followed. Online entries now *CLOSED* pay £5 on the day.

  • HQ: John Fretwell Centre
  • Date: 28/02/2016
  • Time: 9:00Am
Entries Closed

Thankyou for the support we have now closed online entries to prepare for the event we still accept entries on day for £5 see more below..

Event Information

Everyone who entered the big red ride last year will know not to hold back on entering this year after the spectacle what took place last year after all it's probably one of the best rides in Nottinghamshire has to offer for every one of all abilities. For the new people who want to enter this event you may be wondering what it's all about this event isn't a race, sportive, charity ride, time trial or club run it's classed under a reliability trial this type of event has been featured in club cycling for over 100 years. Riders will set off in groups at timed intervals and ride with people of all abilities the aim of cycling a reliability trial is for each entrant to ride over a pre-set course within the agreed time that has been set, the route that is planned is suitable for all around riding ability it's nothing to do with being the fastest. If you're a rider who isn't good with directions and need every junction marshalled, or unsure how maps work, find reading simple instructions difficult, can't time your own ride, this is not the type of event for you. If you're interested in entering the big red ride 2016 you can pay online (small surcharge fee) or enter on the day for £5.00 this event is suitable for individual riders, clubs or teams and we accept any type of bike and ability, this year there's a change in headquarters and date. the new headquarters is the John Fretwell Centre on the 28th of febuary 2016 and location is as follows (Sookholme Rd, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire NG19 8LL) there is also safe parking, changing rooms/toilets and catering/refreshments on the day.

Facilities & Features


We've chosen a suitable headquarters that supports secure and more than capable parking for our event the headquarters also provides toilets,changing room facilities and a riders breifing area.

Regular Updates

we keep all our entrants up to date with any changes to our event, through newsletters once signed up to the event.

Easy Sign On

we try and provide a easy sign on so we have two seperate stalls in the headquarters one for people who pay online and people who pay on the day.

Keep In Touch

interested in our event? or still not sure just pop us a question on our facebook page

Event Location

Not too sure where the headquarters is? see below!