Welcome to the Polka Dot Challenge™

Will's Wheels Cycling Club are organisers of the Polka dot Challenge, a cycle sportive set in the Peak District National Park and Staffordshire Moorlands.

The 2015 event will take place on the 24th May 2015. This year will see a choice of two ride distances; 60 or 100 miles. We look forward to seeing you on the start line.

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The 2015 event includes:


  • Fully signposted routes
  • Event centre facilities and parking
  • Mechanical and emergency support
  • Broom wagon
  • Refreshments at finish
  • 10,436 feet of climbing
  • 17.1% Maximum Gradient
  • Free energy drink and gels
  • 3 on route feed stations
  • Electronic timing
  • Online rider times

2014 Riders Times

The 2014 ride was a great success. To see the riders times, click here

Enter Now!

We are now accepting entries for the 2015 Polka Dot Challenge™. To take part go to our entry page

The Christie Hospital

The Polka Dot "Spud Riley" Memorial rides have raised over 62,000 for the Christie Hospital. Read more...