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Cycling to make mental health care accessible to all

Ride for Iguality ’24

Cycling Charity Event

Saturday September 28th, 2024

Introduction

about the event

Ride for Iguality is a meaningful cycling event where we ride together to support Iguality, a non-profit organization dedicated to making mental health care accessible to all.

While we raise awareness about mental health and get donations for our joint effort, you can also experience the camaraderie of fellow cycling enthusiasts as you tackle your chosen route amidst the stunning landscapes of Montseny.

For cyclists that have already some riding experience to cyclists that rode long routes before, this community event invites riders to challenge themselves while making a positive impact through the wonderful sport of cycling.

Meet new friends

Ride for a great cause and connect with fellow cyclists from around the world, all coming together to support Iguality. Join us as we cycle together for accessible mental health care.

Make a social impact

Make an impact doing what you love most: cycling. Rally the support of family and friends as you start on your chosen route, and together, help further Iguality’s mission.

challenge yourself

Challenge yourself like never before during this event. Train hard and push your limits to achieve your greatest sporting accomplishment yet. Join us and seize the opportunity to surpass your personal goals while supporting a great cause.

Practicalities

the event day

Saturday 28th of September (weekend-stay possibility)

Start in Sant Celoni (1h by train from Barcelona)

Departure at 8AM (after arrival of first trains from Barcelona)

Self-guided routes (send to you as GPX before)

Up to 50 other cyclist joining (from all over the world)

The surroundings

Montseny. The beauty and the climbs.

You choose your ride

The routes

Discover the amazing beauty of Montseny through cycling. Experience the breathtaking landscapes, winding roads, and fresh mountain air as you cycle through this picturesque region in the heart of Catalunya.

Routes are drafts and are subject to small changes

Route 1

Meeting Montseny

85 kilometers long

Around 2000m of elevation

Embark on a breathtaking and challenging ride that takes you through the most stunning spots of Montseny. Experience the beauty of this captivating region as you conquer the optional climb up to Turó de l’Home.

Route 2

Conquering montseny

130 kilometers long

Around 3000m of elevation

This demanding route will not only test your physical endurance but also reward you with a sense of accomplishment as you conquer each challenging ascent and navigate through exhilarating descents. The undulating terrain will keep you on your toes, providing a perfect mix beauty and a bit of suffering.

Route 3

Mastering montseny

200 kilometers long

Around 4500 of elevation

Prepare yourself for the ultimate cycling challenge—a grueling 200KM ride that will push your limits as you conquer Montseny and its surrounding areas. Experience the awe-inspiring beauty of this remarkable region as you tackle this demanding route.

For beginners

New to cycling?

Route 4

Encountering Montseny

50 kilometers long

One climb of 1500m

Embark on a breathtaking cycling journey that blends beauty and challenge into a single ride. Ascend the majestic heights of Turó de l’Home, a single climb reaching an elevation of 1500 meters, so beginner cyclists can take on this amazing challenge to do their first proper climb on a road bike.

Fundraising

Finding donations

Wondering how it all works? It’s pretty simple! Once you’ve signed up, you’ll be included in our GoFundMe fundraising page. This page allows you to share your incredible journey with your friends and family, giving them the opportunity to support your effort by donating.

You have the option to have your name displayed on the page or participate anonymously, emphasizing the collective effort of our amazing team. All raised donations will go directly to the field-work of Iguality.

Live the full experience

Additional services

Donate to get the official Ride for Iguality 2023 jersey

For 50 euros, you can get the official Iguality cycling jersey! It’s a beautiful one made in Spain by GOBIK, so you will get a great local product that also demonstrates your participation.

You will receive a donation link after registering. The donation is almost equal to the production cost of the jersey. You will receive the jersey in the morning of the event!

Stay the weekend in the beautiful accommodation ‘Rural Montseny’

For just 80-100 euros, you can stay the whole weekend in the lovely bungalow park of the event that’s also super close to the starting location, and easy to reach from the train station.

You can book the accommodation when you register for the event, up to 2 extra guests. You will pay at the accommodation (but will be charged in case of no show-up). 

Register for free

 Join us on the 28th of September 2024 and start fundraising today to make a social impact!

In the registration form you can also choose to include the jersey through GOBIK, and add accommodation if you want.

With support from

Our official event partner

Partnerships

For companies

Interested to join our event with your company, have your team(s) join as cyclists, have employees as official event volunteers or do you want to become a sponsor?

Benefit from our great collaboration offer where your involvement can mean a huge increase in positive brand awareness, including jersey sponsorship, banners during the event and social media dissemination.

Cycle for a good cause

ride for Iguality

We ride. We care.