Guarantee your place with a £100 deposit!

On 30 August 2019 we are offering 500 guaranteed entries for a £100 deposit. Here is how to guarantee your place:

  • Complete the ballot entry form that we will publish on this page on 30 August 2019 at 12:00 UTC
  • You will have until 6 September 2019 at 12:00 UTC to enter the ballot.
  • Shortly after, we will draw 500 people from the ballot and invite them to pay a £100 deposit to guarantee their place on London Edinburgh London 2021.
  • You will have until 23:59 UTC on 20 September 2019 to pay your deposit.
  • You can pay your deposit by bank transfer only.
  • You must pay the balance of your entry fee by 30 November 2020 or you will lose your place.

Please see our terms and conditions for full details.

Entries open on 7 January 2021 The entry fee for 2021 will be £350 and includes:

  • hot meals (including vegetarian and vegan options always) at every control
  • hot and cold soft drinks
  • showers and towels
  • dormitory beds at most controls (and earplugs!)
  • two bag drops
  • mechanical support at controls
  • finishers’ medal for everyone who makes it back to London
  • validation of your ride with Les Randonneurs Mondiaux and Audax UK

Guaranteed Places

If you belong to any of the following groups, you will be able to enter and pay immediately. We guarantee your place:

  • London Edinburgh London 2017 and Windsor Chester Windsor 2019 volunteers
  • Audax UK or Audax Ireland members who were members on 12 September 2018, and remain members on 1 January 2021.
  • Anyone who has completed an event validated by Les Randonneurs Mondiaux in the calendar years 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020.
  • Anyone who brings a spouse or immediate family relative (parent, child, sibling) to volunteer, both at London and another control, for at least three full days.

Entry by Ballot

For all other riders, entry is by ballot. You will be able to enter between 7-21 January 2021. We will then invite selected riders to enter, until we have taken 1750 entries. There will be no waiting list after this.

You will be able to pay by Transferwise or bank transfer only. Regrettably we will not accept Paypal for your entry fee.

You will be able to enter as a team. We will provide full details when you enter. Please note that for a team to secure guaranteed entry, every team member must qualify for guaranteed entry.