About the Event

ABOUT THE RIDE 

The JLF Ride 2021 is unlike anything we’ve done before. Test your limits, mentally and physically in our 4-day ride across iconic landscapes in South Australia.  

With up to 24 cyclists, this exclusive event will see you ride through the picturesque city of Adelaide, Barossa Valley, Mount Lofty and McLaren Vale. Spanning across 547km over four days, with an estimated elevation of 6765 meters, The JLF Ride 2021 will be the ultimate endurance event all while raising awareness for bowel cancer prevention.  

As this event is not for the faint hearted, it is imperative that your bodymind and equipment can endure such a challenge. 

Places are limited. 

 

ITINERARY  

Wednesday 17 March  : 134km - 1591 elevation

  • Ride Adelaide CBD to Barossa Valley 
  • 2 course dinner at Novotel Barossa Valley 
  • Twin share accommodation at the Novotel Barossa Valley  

Thursday 18 March : 94km - 1471 elevation / 42km - 663 elevation

  • Breakfast at Novotel Barossa Valley 
  • Ride Barossa Valley to Adelaide Hills 
  • Dinner at Mount Lofty House 
  • Group accommodation at Mount Lofty House and Crafers Hotel 

Friday 19 March  : 129km - 1337 elevation

  • Breakfast at Mount Lofty House 
  • Ride Adelaide Hills to McLaren Vale 
  • Dinner in McLaren Vale  
  • Twin share accommodation at Serafino 

Saturday 20 March : 148km - 1703 elevation

  • Breakfast at Serafino 
  • Ride McLaren Vale to Adelaide CBD 


*Distances are estimates only

Entry is permitted to ages 18 and over. Your entry fee covers the cost of this fully supported event, including safety and management, food and non alcoholic drinks, accommodation, medical support and transport of goods and services. Your registration cost is not a donation and does not support your fundraising total. 

ROUTES & MAPS 

Day 1, Wednesday 17 March 2021
Adelaide to Barossa Valley : 134km - 1591 elevation
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Day 2 (part 1), Thursday 18 March 2021
Barossa Valley to Mount Lofty : 94km - 1471 elevation
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Day 2 (part 2), Thursday 18 March 2021
Mount Lofty to Mount Lofty loop : 42km - 663 elevation
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Day 3, Friday 19 March 2021
Mount Lofty to McLaren Vale : 129km - 1337 elevation
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Day 4, Saturday 20 March 2021
McLaren Vale to Adelaide : 148km - 1703 elevation
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RIDE WITH GPS

Maps of The JLF Ride are available via the Ride with GPS app. 
IT IS VERY IMPORTANT THAT YOU DOWNLOAD AND ARE FAMILIAR WITH THE FUNCTIONALITY OF THIS APP PRIOR TO THE JLF RIDE.
 
To download the app, follow these steps:
  1. Open this email on your mobile phone and click here 
  2. Sign up for a Ride with GPS account, or sign into your existing account
  3. Download the Ride with GPS app
    If you have an iPhone, go to the App Store here 
    If you have an Android device, go to the Google Play Store here
  4. Sign in with the email and password used to create your account
You will find The JLF Ride maps located under More (bottom right corner) > Organisations
If you require assistance, please contact RIDE WITH GPS directly.

FUNDRAISING 

As a not-for-profit charity, fundraising events are essential to raise awareness for the prevention and early detection of bowel cancer. Your fundraising is an essential element of The JLF Ride. We encourage you to strive for a minimum fundraising target of $2,500.   
 
If you are successful in your registration, you will have the opportunity to kick off your own fundraising by making a tax-deductible donation.  
 
We have created posters and social media images for you to use to help with your fundraising campaign. You can find them in your account profile once your application is successful. You will also have the opportunity to kick off your own fundraising by making a tax deductible donation. 

 

COST  

$1,500 per person. Your registration fee includes the following: 

  • Jodi Lee Foundation event jersey 
  • 3 nights share accommodation at Novotel Barossa, Mount Lofty House / Crafers Hotel and Serafino 
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner supplied including non-alcoholic beverages 
  • Water supplies during the ride 
  • Transport of personal items 
  • Sweep vehicle support  
  • Mechanical support 
  • First aid support 
  • Covid safe planed event 
  • Event management and logistical support 

  

Entrant to supply the following 

  • Registration/entry fee of $1,500 
  • Fundraising target of $2,500 
  • Road bike in sound mechanical condition  
  • Approved Australian standard helmet 
  • Bike lights, front and rear 
  • Drink bottles for your bike 
  • Spare tube, puncture repair kit and pump 
  • Mobile phone 
  • Personal medical requirements 
  • Personal items (such as change of clothes, toiletries etc that will be transported by the event)  

 

$60,815

Raised of $60,000 Goal

Major Partner

supporting partners

Donations

Recent Donations

From Amount Message
Crew Financial $100
Avalon Mortgage Solutions $280
Self $250 Dear Andrew, Sorry this took me so long. If its any consolation, you are so ridiculously generous to so many people, I have been feeling extra guilty. I have about six thousand bowel jokes locked and loaded - but this is probably not the right forum... Damien A.
Indental $20
David Baumgartner $50 Pleased to be able to support you.

Leaderboard


Name Total
Nick Lee $10,015
Richard Young $6,850
Andrew Coronis $6,725
James Read $6,475
James Norman $6,050
Name Total
Nick Lee $10,015
Richard Young $6,850
Andrew Coronis $6,725
James Read $6,475
James Norman $6,050
Name Total
No Donations