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York Rally 2017

24 - 25 June 2017

The Knavesmire, York, YO23 1EX.

Families, Cycling, Leisure and Shopping, Road Safety and Skills, Visiting York

The York Rally is a major cycling event on York’s Knavesmire which has been held almost every year since 1945.

The York Rally is famous as one of the UK’s grandest weekend meets for cycle tourers, grass-track and grass-roots racers and historic cycle experts – and many more enthusiastic and friendly people who just love cycling and are happy to share their passion.

Entry, parking and most activities are free of charge. There’s camping available to book on site too, for visitors who wish to stay for the whole weekend.

Numerous cycle rides are running over the weekend ranging from 5 miles to over 100 miles in length!

There are cycle taster sessions and races for all ages as well as talks, cycle sales, music and food.

This year's event will also feature the British Schools Cycling Association National and Yorkshire Grasstrack  Championships on the Saturday.

Download a poster of what's on over the weekend from this page or, for more information, visit