The BIG Bike Ride weekend is back for 2019 and will take place on the 15 and 16 June.

The family focused bike ride, on the 15th June, will take place in Herrington Country Park. At only 5 miles and completely within the boundaries of the park it is a perfect event for young people, families and beginner riders.

Entry to this year's ride will cost £11 however if you enter before March 21 you will get the special early bird rate of £9 per person.

Under 8s must cycle with an accompanying adult.

For any other information please read our BIG bike ride frequently asked questions (pdf) and BIG family bike ride frequently asked questions.

Enter the Active Sunderland BIG bike ride

The 16 June will see 100s of cyclists setting off on challenging 20 or 35 mile routes. Both routes offer a variety of cycling and the chance to see some of Sunderland's finest scenery.

Entry to this year's ride will cost £11 however if you enter before March 21 you will get the special early bird rate of £9 per person.

Under 16s must cycle with an accompanying adult.

All entrants will receive a 2019 medal, goody bag and t shirt!