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About the Rides

Choose from our 6 rides below:

Edinburgh Family Ride 7th September 2014

9 miles

The Edinburgh Family ride provides a fantastic (almost completely traffic-free) route from Kirkliston Leisure Centre to Murrrayfield Stadium. 

Start time: 9:30am, Kirkliston

Price: Child - £5, Adult - £8, Family Ticket (up to 2 adults and 3 children) £19.

For more information and to register please click here

For our rider brochure please click here


Edinburgh Circular Ride 7th September 2014

4 miles

About: The Edinburgh Circular ride provides a fantastic (almost completely traffic-free) route leaving from and finishing at Murrayfield Stadium. Enjoy the experience of crossing the finish line inside Murrayfield Stadium with the rest of the freshnlo Pedal for Scotland rides.

Route:  A four mile circular route from Murrayfield Stadium on closed roads, quiet residential streets and cycle paths.

Start time: 9:30am, Murrayfield Stadium

Price: Child - £2, Adult - £4, Family Ticket (up to 2 adults and 4 children) £9.

Register here. 


Challenge Ride 7th September 2014

47 miles

The classic freshnlo Pedal for Scotland ride, the challenge ride is now in its 16th year. The 47 mile Glasgow to Edinburgh ride is Scotland's biggest bike ride and attracted over 7500 participants last year.

Start time: 7:30am, Glasgow Green

Price: Adults - £26, concessions - £16. Transport is an additional £16.

For more information and to register please click here

For our rider brochure please click  here

Sportive Ride 7th September 2014

110 miles

The freshnlo Pedal for Scotland Sportive is a ride of 110 miles from Glasgow to Edinburgh.

Start time: 6:45am, Glasgow Green

Price: £40. Transport is an additional £16.

For more information and to register please click here

For our rider brochure please click  here


Aberdeen Ride 14th September 2014

5 miles

About:   The Aberdeen Family Ride is back for a second year and incorporates a brand new route for 2014. The ride starts within the stunning surroundings of Duthie Park in Aberdeen and is traffic free making it ideal for riders of any age or ability. An exciting event expo featuring a cycling skills course, stalls and fun activities for all the family will also feature.

Route:   A 5 mile loop setting off from and returning to Duthie Park 

Start time: 10am, Duthie Park

Price: FREE to enter

For more information and to register please click here


Danny MacAskill Ride 21st September 2014

4 miles

Suitable for all ages and abilities, the Glasgow Ride will take cyclists on a four mile circular route between the Emirates Arena and Glasgow Green.

Cycle start time: 10am, Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome

Show start time: 12 noon Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome


Adult £8

Child £5

Family (2 adults and 2 children) £19

Family 'Action Hub' ticket (2 adults and 2 children) £29

For more information and to register please click here










Corporate Challenge for 2014

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Registration for this year's Corporate Challenge is now open. Register your organisations team here.

Corporate teams taking the challenge in 2014 include...






Prestige WEB




Scotmid WEB

STV Appeal WEB








Clearview WEB


About the Corporate Challenge 2014 

We offer a Corporate Challenge option for workplace teams who want to make this amazing teambuilding experience extra special by adding in some additional luxuries to make the ride even more enjoyable.

The popular Corporate Challenge option gives riders (teams of 5 or more) dedicated mechanical support, priority at feed stations, branding for the company, hospitality at the finish and more.

Teams who take part receive:

• Hospitality at Murrayfield stadium in the corporate suite with buffet and access to the stadium overlooking the finish line

• Exclusive safety checks for your bikes at the start courtesy of Decathlon

• Your brand on the freshnlo Pedal for Scotland website alongside other Corporate Challenge participants

• Baggage transfer service to take a change of clothes to the finish

• Access to showers and changing facilities at the finish line (remember to bring a towel)

• Premium quality t-shirt

• Priority lunch tent at Linlithgow, or Crawford John on the Sportive, to avoid queuing and enjoy lunch in the Corporate Challenge area.

• Prizes for biggest team, best dressed team and biggest fundraisers.

• Automatic registration for Cycle Friendly Employer Award

47 mile Corporate Challenge - £45 per person

110 mile Corporate Challenge - £59 per person

Transport -  £16 per person

This year we have updated our registration system that will hopefully streamline the registration process.

To register please click here and choose to register a "TEAM" and then choose the gold Corporate Challenge button.

Simply click for a Corporate Challenge ID and then follow the instructions.

You will be able to find all the information you need to easily register your team. You can enter up to a maximum of 50 riders per registration code.


View the Routes

110 Mile Sportive Route

Interactive Route Display

 47 Mile Challenge Route

Interactive Route Display

Download our freshnlo Pedal for Scotland Rider Information Brochure for 2014 here

Exhibit at the finish village in Murrayfield

If you want to bring your product, brand or message to the thousands of cycists riding freshnlo Pedal for Scotland, why not exhibit at our finish village at Murrayfield? Contact Perfect Motion on 0115 925 8777 



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