Event Details

General Information

The Dandelion Ride 2019 (30km)
Venue
Great Eastern Centre
1 Pickering Street Singapore 048659
Date
Saturday, 12 October 2019

Time
6am

The Dandelion Ride is a part of the 30th Anniversary Celebrations for HCA Hospice Care ("Organiser").

The Organiser reserves the right to alter any information under this section "Event Details". Reasonable efforts will be taken by the Organiser to notify any changes to all participating riders through the The Dandelion Ride website and/or Facebook page, and other communication channels such as SMS and/or email.

Riders Brief and pack collection (For Qualified Riders ONLY)
Venue
Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital
705 Serangoon Rd S(328127), Block B, Level 2 MPH
Date
28 September (Saturday)


Time
9am - 11am


For more info and registration, please proceed here: https://bit.ly/2kev3w6

Click here for Dandelion Ride Briefing PDF.

Do note that parking space is limited. Riders are encouraged to take the MRT to Boon Keng Station (NE9 Exit “C”) and walk over. Alternatively. You can park at HDB Blk 6A MSCP Boon Keng Rd S(331006).

Qualifying Criteria

Registration is FREE! Garner donations through your network to raise $530 and qualify for the ride!

Amount Campaign
Individual S$530
(min. donation amount)
Group S$530 x number of members in the group

Terms & Conditions

  1. The Organiser reserves the right to make amendments to the flag-off time, cycling routes and route distances for the respective categories. Reasonable efforts will be taken by the Organiser to notify any changes to all participating riders through the The Dandelion Ride website and/or Facebook page and other communication channels such as SMS and/or email.
  2. All monetary donations will receive 2.5 times tax exemption.

Official Jersey Design

Lucky Draw Prizes

As a gesture of our appreciation for your fundraising efforts, we have prepared several lucky draw prizes!

Every rider stands a chance to win these prizes simply by meeting the minimum qualifying amount of $530!
*For illustration purposes only. Actual day lucky draw prizes include bicycles, helmets, jerseys, fitbit and more!

Route Map (30km ride)

Route

* The Organiser reserves the right to make amendments to the flag-off time, cycling routes and route distances for the respective categories. Reasonable efforts will be taken by the Organiser to notify any changes to all participating riders through the The Dandelion Ride website and/or Facebook page, and other communication channels such as SMS and/or email.

Helmet and front/rear lights mounted on bike are MANDATORY.

Bikes and Accessories Not Allowed
  • Bicycles with Disc Wheels/Rim Covers
  • Bicycles with Aero or Extension Bars
  • Bicycles with fixed wheels or fixed gears
  • Bicycles with Child Seat (no pillion in any manner)
  • Specialist Time Trial Bicycles
  • Motorised Bicycles
  • Unicycles
  • Scooters
  • Trailer Bicycles
  • Recumbent Bicycles
  • Trikes
  • Tandem Bicycles
  • PMDs

Terms & Conditions

  • Options not mentioned in the above list are subject to evaluation and approval by the Organiser on a case-by-case basis. Please email us at TheDandelionRide@hcahospicecare.org.sg if you have questions
  • Riders found to be non-compliant with the above mentioned may be barred from participating in the event

Event Safety Advisory

Safety is our utmost concern.

It is mandatory for riders to wear helmets. Front and rear lights are to be mounted on bikes.

Medical and refreshment stations will be set up along each route. Riders may take as long a break as required at each station.

Riders who are unwell or injured should inform the officials before flag off or along the routes. Should riders be unable to continue, a safety vehicle will be deployed to transport both riders and bicycles to the Finishing Point.

For cyclist not confident in riding on open roads, please inform organiser via email for additional safety arrangements.

In cases of inclement weather i.e. heavy rain with thunder, flag off will be delayed. If inclement weather is persistent (more than one hour after flag off timing), event will be cancelled.

Haze and Wet Weather

Haze:

For haze situation update and advisory, please refer to: https://www.haze.gov.sg/

Timing Hourly PSI Level 1-hr PM2.5 Action
12 Oct 0000hrs Above 200 Above 151

Please look out for a first SMS from HCA Hospice Care on possible cancellation of The Dandelion Ride.

If you did not receive this SMS, you can also contact us with the event line 9229 8728.

A second SMS on the "go-no-go" status of The Dandelion Ride will be sent out at 0400 hrs.

12 Oct 0500hrs Above 100 Above 55

The TDR Organising Committee will make a decision at event ground if ride should proceed. Stage and fringe activities will still carry on in event of ride cancellation.

Lightning and rain:

  • In event of lightning and rain, Organising Committee will decide to delay or cancel the ride. Latest flag off will be by 0630hrs. Stage and fringe activities will still carry on in event of ride cancellation.

Terms & Conditions

  • The Organiser will decide whether to proceed with the ride depending on factors such as road conditions and/or other circumstances that may compromise the safety of the riders
  • The Organiser reserves the right to cancel the event or any particular aspect of the event at any time. Reasonable efforts will be taken by the Organiser to notify any changes to all participating riders through the The Dandelion Ride website and/or Facebook page, and other communication channels such as SMS and/or email

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