Is WWC booking my flight?
No: you are responsible for arranging your own transportation to Heathrow Airport for arrival on Friday June, 9th and departure back to Canada on or after June 17th.
What About My Accommodations:
Your accommodations on Friday, June 9th through to June 17th will be booked for you by Magic Places (Tour Provider). The hotel information will be sent to you at a later date and following registration.
Training Ride:
Magic Places will provide a fully cycling briefing and training ride for the team on Saturday, June 10th in Canterbury.
When do we start the ride?
The Tour begins on Saturday, June 10th.
What Services Are Provided as part of my ride package:
  • Coach transport to and from start and finish.
  • Superior hotel accommodations from June 9th to the 17th, based on double occupancy
  • Breakfasts each morning
  • Lunch each riding day
  • Mechanical support for both rental and owned bikes
  • Vehicle support for riders needing to miss a stage for physical or mechanical issues.
  • Post ride nutrition
  • Complimentary Tour Jersey
  • One WWC sponsored team dinner
What is a normal day like:

In short: FUN!!

Wake up around 6:30, Breakfast at 7. Pre-ride brief at 8, on the road by 9am. Ride till about noon, including a stop of interest en route, and stop for lunch for about an hour. Back on your bike for another 2-3 hours (including stops) and arrive at the destination hotel in the afternoon. Grab some of the provided post-ride nutrition and check into your room. Shower, relax, and get ready for dinner. Dinner on your own schedule (except for the gala dinner on the last day), in bed with a full tummy, and ready to start it all again the next morning.

What happens at the end of the tour?

On June 17th, after arriving to our hotel in Arras following the day at Vimy Ridge, we will check in and you will collect your bike box (for those that bring their own bikes) or return your rental bike. Bikes will be packed into your bike boxes for transport the next day.

Getting Home:

Coach transport to Charles De Gaulle airport in France on June 17th will be provided by Magic Places. Flight bookings are your own responsibility. If you do not plan on flying out of Paris on June 17th, please communicate this to Magic Places so they can ensure your bike bike and luggage accompanies you.

Planning pre or post Tour travel in Europe?

If you’re planning on travelling in Europe before June 9th, or after June 17th, we recommend you speak with Corporate Traveller — the Official Travel Partner of BBR17. For flight/hotel/rental car bookings, please contact: Carla Miller: carla.miller@corporatetraveller.ca

Don’t Forget About Insurance:

Proof of medical insurance is mandatory and we strongly recommend you also purchase trip cancellation insurance. While most travel companies offer insurance packages, if you wish to use the insurance partner of Wounded Warriors Canada please contact Gary Strange for assistance: gstrange1168@gmail.com