Isle of Wight Away Weekend
Departing Oakley, 9am Saturday 10th September and returning to Oakley 5pm, Monday 12th September 2022
Isle of Wight to host Tour of Britain 2022 final stage:
The Isle of Wight will host the Tour of Britain – the UK’s biggest and most prestigious professional cycle race – for the first time ever in September 2022 that will see the final stage of the 2022 race taking place on the island. To coincide with the event, the Oakley Pedalers Away Weekend will be on the Isle Of Wight giving OP members an opportunity to experience this momentous event whilst also taking in some amazing cycling around the beautiful island.
Accommodation booked at:
- 5 chalets booked
- 4 bedrooms per chalet
- 2 twin beds / 2 double beds per chalet
- 2 bathrooms
- Self catering kitchen
We can accommodate 30 people on this trip. (6 per chalet)
Dinner in the evening booked at (optional):
The Old Village Inn
61 High Street
Isle of Wight
Phone: 01983 872616
We have reserved some tables for both Saturday and Sunday evening dining. The Village Inn has a casual vibe, with an extensive menu so the venue should hopefully cater to everyone’s needs. Alternatively you can make your own arrangements for evening meal, or prepare food and eat at the the accommodation which has self catering facilities.
The cost of evening meal is not included in the price so you will pay for your food and drinks on the night.
So that members have an option to cycle from Oakley, we are offering a bag drop service from Oakley to the accommodation on IoW.
Bag drop is restricted to 1 bag per rider and cost is £5.00. Ideally the bag should be a soft bag, or airline cabin size bag (approx 55x40x25cm).
Bags to be dropped off at location near the Co-Op in Oakley buy Thursday 8th September.
Ferry tickets are not included in the price, so we recommend that all participants purchase their tickets on-line and in advance of the event.
We are aiming for the 2pm crossing from Southampton to East Cowes on Sat 10th September, and will return on 12pm crossing from East Cowes to Southampton, on Monday 12th September 2022.
Return tickets cost £21.90 and can be booked on the Red Funnel website.
Limited Spaces, so please book early.
Space will be limited to 30 places and will be allocated on first come first served basis.
To reserve you place please complete the online booking form and make your deposit payment of £70.00 directly to Oakley Pedalers bank account (details were included in the OP members email sent on 19 April 2022).
This event is open to all Oakley Pedalers members.
Away Day events are offered up in addition to the standard Saturday rides which are still available to ride.