Grand Canyon to Las Vegas Cycle 2020 – Open to all
Join #TeamGenesis and take on the Grand Canyon to Las Vegas Cycle challenge
Be a part of the incredible #TeamGenesis and cycle with amazing people just like you. By signing up for this challenge you will be helping us fund vital medical research into infertility, miscarriage, stillbirth and premature birth. With your support Genesis Research Trust can prevent these tragedies from happening – so join #TeamGenesis and pedal for research!
Where will we be cycling?
We’ll be taking on this iconic route, starting at the Grand Canyon and finishing on the famous Las Vegas strip. At 277 miles long, 18 miles wide and in places one mile deep, the Grand Canyon is a breath-taking sight. The Grand Canyon and its surroundings offer wonderful cycling and a memorable challenge! This exciting ride offers fabulous views not just of the Grand Canyon, but the colourful desert, rocky gorges and forested plateaus around it. Passing historic towns on the iconic Route 66, this is a fascinating ride with some challenging climbs and fabulous long descents, culminating on the famous Strip in Las Vegas where we’ll celebrate your incredible achievement!
Check out the full itinerary here
How much cycling will I be doing?
The cycle takes place over five days, the longest day’s cycling is around 87 miles. The route has some challenging climbs, but also some wonderful descents. It will be a demanding cycle but we will go at a pace that everybody can enjoy. Don’t worry! We’ll be here to help you with bespoke training guides to help you in the lead up to the event.
Registration fee: Super Early Bird discount £249* (Usually £399)
Option 1: Group flights
Fundraising target: £3,950** – This includes accommodation, ground crew, mechanics, doctor, meals, bikes and all flights. You’ll have the Genesis experts on hand to talk you through every step of your fundraising.
Airport taxes – Approx. £229
Option 2: Book your own flights
Fundraising target: £3,500** – This includes accommodation, ground crew, mechanics, doctor, meals and bikes. You must book your own flights for this option.
Refer a friend and you will each receive £50 credit towards your sponsorship total!***
*The registration fee is non-refundable and non-transferable.
**You must make it clear to your donors that their donations are helping towards the cost of the event.
***Your friend must not have taken part in a Genesis overseas event in the last 3 years and must mention your name when registering.
If you’d rather take part in our women-only Grand Canyon to Las Vegas Cycle challenge, click on the button below