Ride Across Britain coming to Aberdeenshire

Deloittes “Ride Across Britain” will be passing through Cairngorms National Park over Fri 14th and Sat 15th September. This is a significant charity event with over 850 participants who cycle Land’s End to John O’Groats in 9 days, camping en masse overnight. The event also involves a large number of support staff and vehicles.
This year the route will be passing through the National Park as follows:
Friday 14th Sep – From Edinburgh, come into National Park on A93 from Blairgowrie, to Glenshee, then through Braemar, Ballater, onto A944 and finish at Bellabeg (Strathdon) for the night, staying at the Lonach Highland Games site.
Sat 15th Sep – set off in waves between 6 and 7 am and cycle over the Lecht, through Tomintoul and down to Grantown on Spey (feeding station), then take the A939 over Dava Moor to pick up the NCN to Inverness