The Great Inverurie Bike Ride will return for a 26th year this Sunday (July 15) and cyclists of all ages and abilities are invited to sign up for the 25 mile ride through Bennachie’s scenic landscape.
Leaving Kellands Park in Inverurie at 12noon, the route will wind its way through Chapel of Garioch, Monymusk and Burnhervie before returning to the starting point.
Registration will take place from 10.30am at Kellands Park, or riders can sign up online at www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/recreation/events/gibr.asp.
There will be refreshments available along the route and the event is fully marshalled and chip timed for safety.
Entry is £12 or £10 for Active Aberdeenshire members and includes a commemorative t-shirt.
CLAN, CLIC Sargent and Chest, Heart and Stroke Scotland are the nominated charities for this year’s race, although participants can raise funds for any cause of their choice.
For more information call Kenny Gibb on (01467) 624274 or to find out about the Active Aberdeenshire scheme, ask at any council leisure facility or visit www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/recreation/swimleisure/