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Pedal For The J's

Pump up those tyres, clip on your helmet and Pedal For The J's!

Sunday, 30th April 2017
Admirals Park, Chelmsford CM1 2LYA

Online Registration for this year’s Pedal for The J’s is now closed.

On the day registration is open for all routes on the day, please see details as follows:

Start & Finish:
Admirals Park, Chelmsford, CM1 2LY.

Start times for each route:
50 mile – between 8am-9am
35 & 15 mile – between 9am-11am
2 mile – between 11.15am -12.15pm

On the day entrance fees:
Adults £25
Child (under 16 years) £12

Registration for all routes opens at 8am. All participants must wear cycle helmets.

You can download a route map on Strava for the 15, 35 and 50 mile routes from our website www.thejshospice.org.uk or pick up a map on the day.

Thank-you once again for supporting the J’s Hospice, your support is greatly appreciated!

If you have any questions please email pedal@thejshospice.org.uk or call 01245 475474 (Monday-Friday 9-5pm)

We hope to see you on the day!

The J’s Hospice Events Team


Pump up those tyres, clip on your helmet and Pedal for The J's! The popular annual cycle ride returns to Chelmsford for its eighth year on Sunday 30th April 2017. Pedal for The J’s caters for all abilities from professional cyclists to active families. There are three circular routes through the beautiful Essex countryside – 15 miles, 35 miles, and 50 miles –plus a new 2 mile Pedal in the Park ride - so there is a route for everyone to enjoy!

Pedal for The J’s is organised by The J’s Hospice charity. All proceeds raised go to The J’s Hospice. Riders registration fee only covers the event costs. We really need your support so please sign up and help us to raise money by asking your family, friends and work colleagues to sponsor you. We are a small charity and you can be confident that every £1 we receive makes a real difference to the lives of our patients.

The Route

The 2 mile children’s Pedal in the Park route goes through Admiral’s Park to Central Park and then back again.
The 15 mile route takes you through Great Waltham, Pleshey village and Chignall St James.
The 35 mile route also takes you through Great Waltham and Pleshey then continues through picturesque High Easter, Hat eld Broadoak, White Roding and Roxwell.
The 50 mile route follows the 35 mile route with a loop through to Hatfield Heath, Matching and Hobbs Cross, rejoining the 35 mile route at Abbess End.

PLEASE NOTE: All riders must wear a helmet and carry a mobile phone during this event. Start times:

Between 8am and 9am for the 50 mile ride
Between 9am and 11am for the 15 and 35 mile rides
Between 11.15am and 12.15pm for the 2 mile children’s ride

Entrance Fees

Registration Fee Adult Child (Under 16)
Early Bird sign up offer
From 9am on 9th January - closes at 5pm on 6th February
£16 £8
Pre-event sign up
From 5pm on 6th February - closes at 5pm on 24th April
£20 £10
On the day sign up
At Admirals Park, Chelmsford on Sunday 30th April
£25 £12

Entry fee includes refreshments and commemorative medal!

Cycle Jersey

Why not make your Pedal 2017 a year to remember by purchasing our great new cycle jersey?! These bespoke jerseys cost £37 with a percentage of profits going to The J’s Hospice. For more information or to buy your jersey, go to http://www.stores4sports.com/thejshospice. Please place your order by 6th March to guarantee delivery before 30th April.

About The J's Hospice

The J’s Hospice is a small charity that supports young adults with life-limiting conditions and their families across Essex and the East London boroughs – in the comfort of their own homes. We currently provide enhanced care to about 100 families including tailored specialist nursing, respite, advice, wellbeing services and emotional care as well as end of life care and bereavement support.