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Sunday 16th June - 10am
Waller Lane, Caterham

Are you tough enough?

Get ready to join the fun at the 12th annual Waller Pain Hill Climb, happening on Sunday, 16th June 2024, kicking off at 10am! This isn’t just any event; it’s a thrilling ride up Waller Lane, a challenging road in Surrey that boasts a heart-pumping 20% incline over 0.31 miles, complete with 210 feet of climbing.

But here's the best part: it's for everyone! Whether you’re an elite rider eyeing the championship, a club enthusiast, a newbie parent on a grocery-getter, or a kiddo on a balance bike (with perhaps a parent for a little push), there’s a spot for you. Tandems, unicycles, trikes - if you can ride it, you can bring it.

This hill climb is all about the joy of cycling and the cheer of the crowd, as part of the vibrant Caterham Festival. So, let’s make some noise and have a blast on the hill!

Feeling eager? Secure your spot with an early bird entry for just £5 (until 1st May), a standard £7.50 donation, or decide to join the day-of for £10. And hey, if you’re under 12, you ride for free!

Be there by 9-9:30am to snag your number and get set up. First rider launches at 10am sharp. Let’s pedal, laugh, and climb together in the most inclusive, heartwarming cycling event of the year!

Join the Ride of the Year!

 Don’t let this opportunity pedal away. Click below to secure your place at the start line. Let’s make the 12th annual Waller Pain Hill Climb the biggest and best yet. See you at the top!

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An Event Steeped in History

For over 100 years, Waller Lane has provided a challenge for elite cyclists and enthusiastic amateurs alike! The infamous Catford Hill Climb was held here back in the 1890s. For the last 10 years, it has been home to Caterham Round Table's Waller Pain.


18 + Mens & Womens
Are you tough enough to beat the hill?

Under 16s - Girls & Boys
The power of youth?!

Under 12s - Girls & Boys
Under 12's compete for free!

Gear Up for Glory at the Waller Pain Hill Climb! 

Whether you’re a seasoned hill climber, a weekend warrior, or a family looking for a fun day out, the Waller Pain Hill Climb is where your adventure begins. Don’t miss your chance to be part of this exhilarating event on Sunday, 16th June 2024!

🌟 Why Wait? Secure Your Spot Now! 🌟 

Early birds catch the best deals — and the most fun! Book your ticket before 1st May to snag our special early bird price of just £5. Want to join the excitement on a whim? No problem! Tickets are £10 on the day, but why wait and pay more?

👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 Family Fun Guaranteed! 

Under 12s ride for FREE! There’s something for everyone at this inclusive, community-centric event. Bring your bike, your spirit, and your cheering squad!

🏁 Don’t Just Watch, Conquer! 

Whether you’re aiming to set a personal best or just enjoy the ride, the Waller Pain Hill Climb is an unforgettable experience. From elite champions to first-time riders, everyone is welcome to take on the challenge.

Community Impact

Proceeds from the event will go to the Caterham Round Table Charitable Trust, to support local charities and good causes.  

This event is run by Caterham Round Table as part of the Caterham Festival.