Crown Lane Bike Race 2018 - Hastings Old Town Carnival Week

Crown Lane Bike Race 2018

The BIKE RACE is 30 years old!! First held in 1988 as a memorial to Jimmy Read killed by the 1987 hurricane. Come and hear the story and ride a bike. Pedal power alone! All welcome, just turn up and pay a donation to the starter. The Bike Race has no organisers. The timekeepers, flagman and all other helpers turn up year after year to make the event happen. It is not advisable to bring dogs to this event and young children should be under the supervision of adults. Please give generously to the “bucket rattlers” collecting for local charities and good causes and in this anniversary year make a bid for the limited edition T shirt [only 30 available]

The Crown Lane Bike Race

The Crown Lane Bike race was first organised in 1988 in memory of Jimmy Read, a Hastings Fisherman …

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