Womens Tours

This page has

  1. The prospectus for the upcoming 2024 Women’s Tour to Rutland
  2. A report on the 2023 ‘Chip and Vale’ Tour
  3. ….and at the bottom links to the Trip reports for both the 2022 ‘ Tour Round the Wrekin’ , and the 2021 Tour to ‘Banbury and Evesham’.

1. 2024 WOMEN’S TOUR

Friday 7th – Monday 10th June

WT24 will be the 5th CTC Coventry Women Only Tour. This time we are planning a 4 days 3 nights moving on tour Coventry – Market Harborough – Rutland Water – Leicester – Coventry. We will cycle about 40 mi a day with total ascents from 1,300 to 2,000 ft, and stopping overnight in Travelodge, Normanton Park Hotel and Premier Inn.

Tour Leaders: Marina Friend and Carol Lee

Fitness level. You should be able to comfortably cycle a minimum of 40 mi a day on a few consecutive days. CTC Coventry Intermediate and Stamina Building Rides are a good training for this.

  Fri 7th Sat 8th Sun 9th Mon 10th
Direction Coventry – Market Harborough Market Harborough – Rutland Water Rutland Water – Leicester Leicester – Coventry
Distance 40 mi 35.5 mi 39 mi 35 mi
Ascent 1906 ft 1286 ft 2014 ft 1200 ft
Hotel Travelodge, Abbey St., Market Harborough, LE16 9AA

From £52 per room

Normanton Park Hotel, Normanton Park Road, LE15 8PR

Around £90 per room

Premiere Inn Leicester Central, St. Georges Tower, 1A St. Georges Way, LE1 1AA

From £49 per room


There are 12 places on this tour. As always, a room share can be organised to keep the cost down.The participants will be expected to book their own rooms.

To book your place on this tour and to receive further formation, please contact marina.friend@coventryctc.org.uk



2.  2023 ‘CHIP & VALE TOUR

Women’s Tours



Click here to go to the report on the 2022 Tour Round the Wrekin

Click here to go to the report on the 2021 Tour to Banbury and Evesham