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The Dambusters Ride

14-15 May 2022
WOODHALL SPA

The Dambusters Ride returns in 2022 to mark 79 years since daring and audacious operation was carried out.

We're back! This year with new Heritage routes and more exciting plans yet to be announced. Sign up to find out how you can honour those who took part in Operation Chastise, and in turn help us continue the work we've been doing for over 100 years.

The virtual event takes place over the weekend of 7-8 May 2022, or you can join us at the historical Petwood Hotel (Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire) on Saturday 14 May 2022 to ride the Heritage Century or 60-mile routes.

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In return for your support you will receive:

  • a guaranteed place in the event
  • a fundraising toolkit to give you ideas on how to reach your target
  • support from your local regional fundraiser to help you with your fundraising and answer any questions about the event
  • The Dambusters Ride 2022 bespoke event medal
  • a bespoke RAF Benevolent Fund cycling jersey

If you join us for either of the Heritage routes, you will also benefit from feeding stations throughout the route and refreshments at the Petwood Hotel finish line.

Need to know...

Distance: 60 or 100 miles (Century)
Location: You can take part virtually on 7-8 May, or join us at the Petwood Hotel (Woodhall Spa, Lincolnshire) on Saturday 14 May for the Heritage event
Minimum fundraising target: £100
Registration fee: £25 virtual / £35 Heritage

Registration fees are non-refundable.

Age restrictions: No restriction for the virtual and a minimum of 18 years old on the day of the Heritage event.

Need to know more?

Got a question not answered above? Email challenge@rafbf.org.uk or call us on 020 7307 3321.

If you are looking for details of the 2021 event, please click here.

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