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Around the Bay Classic

Around the Bay Classic

Ride features

Ride the classic Around the Bay in a day. Cover both the east and west as you ride the entire Port Phillip coastline, travelling through the Bellarine Peninsula, Queenscliff, Sorrento and the Mornington Peninsula giving you the full circuit.

Be sure to take advantage of our free training rides, tailored training plans and full on-route support as you tick off an iconic Melbourne cycling route.

Key details

Start time (rolling wave): 5:40am – 6:10am

Estimated ride time: 8:00h – 12:20h (averaging from 21km/h – 31km/h)

Ride guide: Stay tuned, dropping in September.

Full Route Map
Around the Bay Classic route map
Rest stops
1. Altona (28km)
  • Time open: 5:45am – 8:00am
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water
2. Little River (63km)
  • Time open: 6:45am – 9:00am
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water
3. Geelong (84km)
  • Time open: 7:15am – 10:15am
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water, electrolytes, fruit, banana bread, lollies
4. Queenscliff – Ferry (118km)
  • Time open: 8:30am – 12:00pm
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water, electrolytes, lunch pack
5. Safety Beach (146km)
  • Time open: 11:30am – 4:15pm
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water
6. Frankston (174km)
  • Time open: 9:15am – 5:15pm
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water, electrolytes, Winners bars/gels, fruit
7. Mordialloc (190km)
  • Time open: 8:30am – 6:00pm
  • Nutrition & Hydration: Water, snacks, lollies, Coca-Cola

What’s included?

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Medical & mechanical
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Rest stops
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Nutirition & hydration
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Traffic management
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Dedicated training plan
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Training rides
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Finishers medal
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Life long memories
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Ferry transport
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Free 2020 event jersey*

* Only included with early bird entries

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