Online Fundraising

FAQS

How much does it cost to enter?

A registration fee of $1,320 per rider is required. Each rider must also raise a minimum of $3,500.

What is in my ride pack?

Your Ride for Country Kids pack contains your ride kit, ride t-shirt and ride guide. Your ride pack will be available upon “check in” at the event.

When do rider registrations close?

All online registrations close Friday 15 February 2019 unless maximum capacity is reached prior.

Why are there speed restrictions?

The ride is not a race, but a celebration of cycling. The most important part is to come out and enjoy the ride whilst raising awareness of Royal Far West and the work that the organisation undertakes.

I have registered but can no longer do the ride. Can I transfer my entry to someone else?

Ride For Country Kids entries are only transferable but not refundable.

What if I can’t make the distance on the day?

We provide a Sweep Car which follows each group and can pick you up if you can’t manage to ride any further. The Sweep Car will take you to the next finish point so that you can join in on all the fun and activities planned for the evening.

How often do the groups stop and rest?

You will need to carry two full water bottles to keep yourself hydrated. It is also recommended to carry some snacks with you.

Please also make sure you bring some money with you to purchase beverages at the pubs that we stop off at the conclusion of each day’s ride.

Am I insured when I am on the ride?

Yes. This event has been sanctioned by Cycling Australia and as such, it will be mandatory for all participants in the Royal Far West Ride for Country Kids 2019 Albury to Lake Cargelligo event be member of Cycling Australia to participate. Your safety is our absolute priority.

What sort of bike do I need?

Riders use mountain bikes, road bikes, hybrids, tandems, unicycles, recumbents ?ou name it! It is a ride for everyone so any bike will do! Please check our safety recommendations to be sure your bike is up to part.