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Finishers celebrate at Ford RideLondon2023

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Conquer the London Classics trio of events


If you missed out on a ballot place for the 2024 TCS London Marathon, there are still ways to take part in the event ­– hundreds of charities have places and would love to hear from you – but if you’re looking for an even bigger challenge in 2024, why not start your London Classics journey? 


UK’s greatest mass participation challenge


The London Classics is one of the one of the UK’s greatest sporting challenges and is made up of a trio of iconic events: the London Marathon, the RideLondon 100-mile event and the Swim Serpentine two-mile distance.


Swim Serpentine 2023 participant


Sign up today!


To conquer the London Classics – and receive the awesome medal below – simply complete all three events, at any time and in any order.


Start your London Classics journey today by signing up for the Ford RideLondon-Essex 100 on Sunday 28 May 2024 and we’ll see you on the Start Line!

The London Classics Medal at Swim Serpentine 2023


Free training plan


Never cycled 100 miles before? No problem – simply check out our free 12-week training plan and essential kit advice to help you get started.


Ride London participants head into the forest during the 2023 race