The story of the Wiggle Dragon Ride 2015 in 25 tweets

16th June 2015

The 12th Wiggle Dragon Ride took place on Sunday 7th June, with thousands of riders taking part. We asked riders and supporters to tweet using #DragonRide and hundreds of you did!

Unfortunately we cannot feature them all, but here are 25 of our favourites from the weekend. (NB – If you prefer your reports more official, you can find the official race report here)

1. Lots of bike preparation had gone on in the days leading up to the event:


3. Some had done more training than others:


5. Some people were riding for a great cause, Macmillan Cancer Support:

6. The weather was looking perfect:

7. They began heading off early on Sunday morning:

8. Soon the riders were spreading out on the course:

9. Some were finding it rather tough:

10. The feed stations were going down very well:

11. Whilst others were enjoying the views:

12. Jack got this glorious shot whilst on the route:

13. After hours of cycling riders started to return:

14. Everyone was loving their medals:



17. And the beer:


19. Chris had picked an incredibly hard sportive to start with:

20. Simon conquered all three days of the Dragon Tour and has a well-deserved sit down:

21. John needed a sleep:

22. Rod is super proud of his medal:

23. Time for a hard earned reward:

24. Although Graeme won’t be eating potatoes for a few days:

25. Gareth has his own reminder of the Wiggle Dragon Ride for a few weeks:

We hope everybody who took part had a fantastic day. We would love to see many of you again in 2016 for the next Wiggle Dragon Ride!