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Thank you for signing up to take part in the Dambusters Ride 2023!

By joining us this May, you are joining our mission to support more RAF veterans, serving personnel, and their families. With your passion and dedication, we can help more of our RAF Family to live with independence and dignity.

On this page, we have handily brought together everything you might need as you prepare for your ride - whether you are joining us in beautiful Lincolnshire or participating virtually from across the globe!

Get the Briefing Pack

The Dambusters Ride 2023 briefing pack is packed full of all the information you need to enjoy the ride. Please make yourself familiar with all the safety details and save the emergency contact numbers in your phone.


Beat your fundraising targets and be in with a chance to win some incredible prizes!

Tea for two at the The Petwood Hotel or RAF Club

You'll be in with a chance of winning tea for two at either the historic Petwood Hotel in Woodhall Spa, or the prestigious RAF Club in Piccadilly if you raise between £150 and £500!

A Flight in a Tiger Moth

We're delighted to offer a flight in a Tiger Moth for one lucky individual who fundraises above and beyond! To be in a chance to win this once-in-a-lifetime experience, all you need to do is raise between £500 and £1000!

A VIP day with the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight

Raise more than £1000 and you'll be in with a chance to win a tour of the BBMF hangar, as well as a special presentation and lunch in the BBMF lounge for you and up to three guests!  

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Download our special social media graphics to show the world what you have achieved!

The Dambusters Ride Squadron

When you cycle in the Dambusters Ride, you are never cycling alone - even when you are taking part virtually! Sign up to join our exclusive Facebook group, and receive tips and content in the weeks leading to the big day.

Talk to like-minded supporters of the RAF Benevolent Fund and share stories on what supporting the RAF Family means to you.

Join the Dambusters Ride Squadron


Dambusters cyclists

12-week training plan

Get your body – and bike – ready to hit the roads.

But if you’re out of practice, fear not: adventure cyclist Mark Beaumont has shared a 12-week training plan to help ease you in and build up your stamina for the big day.

Dambusters cyclists