Fri 08 Sep 2023
Rugby World Cup 2023 Cycle Tour

Rugby World Cup 2023 Cycle Tour

Your chance to be part of this exciting tour, join the fans at two of Ireland’s World Cup Rugby Matches in Bordeaux and Nantes and cycle approximately 600km between the two cities, whilst raising funds for the Co-operation Ireland Future Leaders Programme through your cycling efforts.

8-17 September 2023

  • First World Cup Match kick-off 15.30 in Stade de Bordeaux on Sat 9 Sept.
  • Start the cycle in the heart of the chateau and wine region of Bordeaux, to Cognac.
  • Re join the coast to cycle into the old port town of La Rochelle.
  • Cycle the Île de Ré Circuit, through pretty villages on the island famous for its cycling route.
  • Take in the scenic Parc Naturel Régional du Marais Poitevin nicknamed the “Green Venice”.
  • Cycle to Montreuil Bellay, a beautiful walled medieval town in the Loire Valley.
  • Enjoy a scenic cycle along the banks of the Loire River to the lively city of Angers.
  • Second World Cup Match kick-off 21:00 in Stade de la Beaujoire, Nantes on Sat 16 Sept.

Rugby World Cup 2023 Cycle Tour

Registration Form

Personal Details

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Next of Kin


Passport Details

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Medical Conditions

Dietary Requirements

Travel Insurance Details

Please ensure you have travel insurance for travel to France which covers you for taking part in a cycle event. A copy of your policy will be required before departure.
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B&B Accommodation is on a twin share basis. Please specify name of rooming partner if known, otherwise we will endeavour to twin share you with another tour participant.
Single Room
A limited number of single rooms are available on request and on payment of a single supplement (cost tbc).

Fundraising Target & Terms

Each person is asked to raise a total target amount of £3500/€4025, £2500/€2875 of which covers tour costs and a £1000/€1150 donation to Co-operation Ireland. Several payment options are available. Refer to the Terms & Conditions and Payment Methods under Further Information.

Payment Details

A deposit of £500/€575 is required with the completed Registration Form to secure your place.
Price: £ 500.00
Gift Aid
Co-operation Ireland may be able to claim back the tax element of 25% on donations made to our charity by PAYE or self-assessed tax payers at no extra cost to them. You must pay an amount of income tax and/or capital gains tax equal to the tax we reclaim on your donation. If you can gift aid, please tick the gift aid box.

T-Shirt/Cyle Shirt Size/Bike Size (if required)

Bike Size
In the event we have to hire hybrid bikes, please tick the size of bike required:



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