MELBOURNE CHALLENGE

 20-26 March 2021
  Tour of Victoria

This event is now full and no longer accepting registrations. 

This premier cycling event will challenge riders to complete a 1,000 kilometre course in 7 days while using their personal and professional networks to raise significant funds for children's charities. Riders come away with a deeper connections to like-minded individuals and organisations and will share in the immense satisfaction of supporting kids in need.

The 2021 Melbourne Challenge will see riders complete a loop within Victoria, visiting iconic regional locations, taking on spectacular roads and finishing in Melbourne. 

This is a fully supported event with all of your needs catered for - just focus on fundraising and the ride, and we will take care of the rest!

IN SUPPORT OF

Raised so far

$1,233,350

Our goal

$1,000,000

VIDEO & Blog

2021 Melbourne Challenge Day 7 - Marysvi...

Friday, 26th Mar 21

2021 Melbourne Challenge Day 6 - Nagambi...

Thursday, 25th Mar 21

2021 Melbourne Challenge Day 5 - Bendigo...

Wednesday, 24th Mar 21

2021 Melbourne Challenge Day 4 - Ballara...

Tuesday, 23rd Mar 21

2021 Melbourne Challenge Day 3 - Lorne t...

Monday, 22nd Mar 21

2021 Melbourne Challenge Day 2 - Geelong...

Sunday, 21st Mar 21

2021 Melbourne Challenge Day 1 - Welcome...

Saturday, 20th Mar 21

Support Happiness

Wednesday, 17th Mar 21

SPONSORS

COURSE

Hometown Tour

Unique, varying and splendid are just some of the words to describe the roads in the small towns and surrounding areas of Melbourne. On this hometown tour, Chain Reaction will take you to areas you've probably never explored on a bike and certainly not as part of a professional style tour. Highlights of this tour include some famous pieces of asphalt: The Great Ocean Road, the Mount Buninyong Nationals Circuit in Ballarat, the flat roads of Central Victoria that hardened the legs of Sir Hubert Opperman and the spectacular Black Spur.

DAY 1

Melbourne to Geelong

Distance: 154km
Metres climbed: 771m

DAY 2

Geelong to Lorne

Distance: 150km
Metres climbed: 1084m

DAY 3

Lorne to Ballarat

Distance: 154km
Metres climbed: 1818m

DAY 4

Ballarat to Bendigo

Distance: 143km
Metres climbed: 1349m

DAY 5

Bendigo to Nagambie

Distance: 210km
Metres climbed: 760m

DAY 6

Nagambie to Marysville

Distance: 162km
Metres climbed: 1895m

DAY 7

Marysville to Melbourne

Distance: 111km
Metres climbed: 1954m

TEAMS

WE'VE RAISED

$199,718

DONATE TO TEAM

WE'VE RAISED

$165,820

DONATE TO TEAM

WE'VE RAISED

$153,084

DONATE TO TEAM

WE'VE RAISED

$137,252

DONATE TO TEAM

WE'VE RAISED

$158,942

DONATE TO TEAM

WE'VE RAISED

$159,999

DONATE TO TEAM

WE'VE RAISED

$258,024

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LEADERBOARD

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