Great Barr Street Bridge (near Forge tavern), Great Barr Street, Digbeth


From Date: 11/07/2020 10:00

To Date: 11/07/2020 17:00 inclusive

Type: Event

Is the towpath closed? No

Intersection of

Closest waterway: Grand Union Canal

Starts at: Great Barr Street Bridge

Ends at: Great Barr Street Bridge


Closest waterway: North Stratford Canal

Starts at: Bridge 35A Lapworth Footbridge

Ends at: Bridge 35A Lapworth Footbridge


Closest waterway: Worcester & Birmingham Canal.

Starts at: Bridge 72

Ends at: Bridge 72


We are pleased to welcome the Birmingham Canal Cycle Challenge to the waterways in July.

A sponsored charity bike ride around the circular route of the canal tow paths from Digbeth, down to Lapworth, then over to the Strafford canal heading north, then onto the Worcester canal and back into Birmingham finishing back at Digbeth.

A 36 mile round trip, it is a distance challenge not a race. Numbers will be limited to 60 teams (Minimum of 2 maximum of 4 people per team)