Support Us : Devon to Paris 50th Anniversary Cycle 2020

Celebrate Down’s Syndrome Association’s 50th Anniversary by taking on an epic cycle challenge! Join team 21 while we travel from Devon to Paris on two wheels! We’ve partnered up with Down’s Syndrome International (DSi) and Discover Adventure to put this event on and we’d love to welcome you.


Cycling to Paris is one of the great cycle experiences in Europe. Passing through picturesque countryside, we will cross the Channel and continue through the small villages and medieval market towns of Northern France. With long days in the saddle and some strenuous hill-climbs, the sight of the Eiffel Tower, the finishing point, will evoke a real sense of achievement.

Date 21-27 June 2020


Day 1 Newton Abbot to Plymouth 56km /35 miles
Day 2 Roscoff to Saint Brieuc 131km / 82 miles
Day 3 Saint Brieuc to Fougeres 144km / 90 miles
Day 4 Fougeres to Alencon 112km / 70 miles
Day 5 Alencon to Chastres 128km / 80 miles
Day 6 Chartres to Paris 88km / 55 miles
Day 7 Paris to London Sightseeing and a train seat to St Pancras!


Challenge Cost Fundraising Target
£1,500 £750 (split between DSA and DSi)

Find out everything about the challenge here! Check out the the full itinerary and challenge details. Discover Adventure, our event organisers, have helped us plan everything from your kit list to your day by day plans.

If you have any questions at all then email us

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