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Cardiac Challenge

Sat 19 Sep 2020 12:00 pm to Mon 21 Sep 2020 12:00 pm

  • Cairns
The Cardiac Challenge is an annual bike ride between Cairns and Cooktown raising money to improve cardiac equipment and services in Far North Queensland. 
This annual cycling event, takes up to 350 cyclists from Cairns to Cooktown, over three days. During this time, cyclists and their supporters camp at designated locations along the way. From Mareeba, they ride in packs, escorted by escort vehicles front and rear, as well as pack leaders in each pack.
Catering is provided along the way and the ride is accompanied by fantastic medical and police support.
Want to join? Registration is open until 31 July 2020 - you can register here


Not a rider, but you would like to donate? - click here to donate and support the Far North Queensland Hospital Foundation!