About the ride

Heading down Thailand’s east coast beside the gulf of Thailand you’ll ride through resort towns such as Hua Hin and Khiri Khan before crossing the mountains that divide the east and west.

From there it’s a short trip to Khao Lak where the children from our Baan Tharn Namchai home will greet you excitedly and show you exactly how important your fundraised dollars are – not just for sustaining them, but for deeply enriching their lives.

South Ride

Overview

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800km in 8 days: Open to anyone, these rides are “inclusive” – meaning the goal is not to finish first, but to finish together. As a group of both seasoned and first time riders you’ll travel 800km in just 8 days, with a rest day in the middle.
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Stunning Scenery: Journey through tropical rainforest, breathtaking vistas and vast landscapes to experience the true beauty and biodiverstiy of Thailand. You’ll travel through remote villages and meet the locals, far away from the typical tourist trails.
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Fundraise $10,000: Raise AU$10,000 to qualify for the ride, with 100% of fundraising going directly to the children in Thailand. We will support you with your fundraising every step of the way with access to our dedicated events and marketing team.
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Meet the children: Finish the ride at Baan Tharn Namchai to be greeted warmly by the very children you have worked so hard to support. You’ll see first-hand the difference your phenomenal effort has made to so many lives.

Inclusions

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10 Nights Accommodation
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All meals on ride days
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Hybrid bike
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Support crew and bike mechanics
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Superior customised riding jersey, knicks and gloves
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Individual rider fundraising page and on-going fundraising support
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Hands T-shirt
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Three month training program
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Australian-based ride coordinator
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Rider information pack and regular emails leading up to the ride
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Ride led by the charity founder Peter Baines OAM
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Cost & Payment Details

In addition to the tour costs you will need to arrange flights to and from Thailand. To register you will pay a deposit of AU$500. You will then receive a link to create your own unique fundraising page and your journey is underway! The final balance payment will be due on 1 September (approx 4 months before your ride). Monthly payment plans are also available – please contact us to arrange.

To participate, you must raise AU$10,000. 100% of funds raised go towards improving the lives of the children we support – not one cent is spent on administration or overheads. Don’t worry – we will help you find your fundraising feet.