From September 29th to October 3rd you can join Marcus Trescothick as he and the players get in the saddle to cycle around the West Country as part of “Pedal for the Pavilion”.
The event begins in St Austell, Cornwall and over the course of five days the riders will travel up to Bath via Plymouth, Exeter and Yeovil before finishing in Taunton. The total distance of “Pedal for the Pavilion” is approximately 300 miles and will give you the chance to take in some of the most beautiful scenery that the region has to offer.
If you want to be part of this spectacular event, entry costs just £50 per person plus a minimum of £200 sponsorship per day. This price includes lunch, water and snacks. You can choose to ride for one day or for more if you wish.
Application forms can be downloaded from the Club website www.somersetcountycc.co.uk
For more information please email: email@example.com or call 0845 337 1875.
The Somerset Pavilion Appeal was launched with one vital aim: to raise funds for a stunning new development which will take Somerset County Cricket Club to the next level both on and off the field.
The new facility will comprise high-quality covered seating behind the bowlers arm, alongside a large bar and entertainment area, high-quality corporate/media facilities and a magnificent roof top viewing area.
- Day One: Monday Sept 29th
St. Austell (start) – Callington –Tavistock – Plymouth (finish)
Start at St Austell Brewery
Morning Water Stop: Dobwalls
Lunch Stop: Callington Cricket Club (confirmed)
Afternoon Water Stop: Horrabridge
Finish at Plymouth Barbican or waterfront
Evening meal and hotel in Plymouth
- Day Two: Tuesday Sept 30th
Plymouth (start) – Yealmpton – Totnes – Dawlish – Exeter – Woodbury Park (finish)
Start on Plymouth Barbican/waterfront, or at a city hotel following a business
breakfast function. Sponsored by Laura Hall (Boutique Collection)
Morning Water Stop: Avonwick
Lunch Stop: Abbotskerswell Cricket Club (confirmed)
Afternoon Water Stops:
- Countess Wear
Finish at Woodbury Park Golf & Country Club
Evening meal and hotel at Woodbury Park
- Day Three: Wednesday Oct 1st
Woodbury Park (start) – Axminster – Yeovil (finish)
Start from Woodbury Park Golf & Country Club following a business
breakfast function. Sponsored by Francis Clark
Morning Water Stop: Bowd (Sidmouth)
Lunch Stop: Axminster Cricket Club (confirmed)
Afternoon Water Stop: Crewkerne
Finish at Yeovil Town Football Club
Evening meal and hotel in Yeovil
- Day Four: Thursday Oct 2nd
Yeovil (start) – Frome – Trowbridge – Bath (finish)
Start from Yeovil Town Football Club following a business
breakfast function. Sponsored by Chesterton Humberts (Footy) and Porter Dodson (Robert Fox), Handelsbanken (Jim Durrant), Milstead Langdon (Gary Salter),
Morning Water Stop: Bruton
Lunch Stop: Frome Community College (confirmed)
Afternoon Water Stop: Trowbridge
Finish at Bath Rugby ground
Evening meal and hotel in Bath
- Day Five: Friday Oct 3rd
Bath (start) – Wells – Glastonbury – Taunton (finish)
Start from Bath Rugby Club following a business breakfast function
Morning Water Stop: East Harptree
Lunch Stop: Millfield School, Street (confirmed)
Afternoon Water Stop: Othery
Finish at Somerset CCC Taunton
Evening reception function at The County Ground Taunton in 12th Man.
Total 300 miles (approx.)
- Mileage is approximate at this stage and subject to amendment once itinerary is finalised. However the daily average distance should be about 60 miles.
- All start/lunch/finish points to be confirmed.