London to Southend
From the East End to Southend!
Starting by the Velodrome at Lee Valley VeloPark in the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, we're head out of town and onto quieter country roads. Essex will surprise you with its picturesque villages and quiet lanes, winding through gently rolling countryside. After stops along the way, with lunch by the Mountnessing windmill, we reach the Finish in the pretty gardens of Priory Park, Southend with live music, sports massage, refreshments, beer tent and a medal!
Start : Lee Valley VeloPark, Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, Abercrombie Road, London, E20 3AB
Finish : Priory Park, Victoria Avenue, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6NB
Distance : 52 miles / 65 miles (optional extension via Shoeburyness)
Nearest station/tube: Startford, Straford International, Leyton
Lee Valley VeloPark is a 20 minute walk from all three stations.
Several bus routes connect to Startford and Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park with the key routes being: 388, 308, 339, 97, N205 which all stop near the venue.
A limited number of blue badge holder car parking avaliable, please call the venue to book in advance.