World Naked Bike Ride

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 14TH JUNE 2014

ADDRESS
Regent's Park, Inner Circle, Hyde Park, London NW1 4NR 
 
SITE
www.worldnakedbikeride.org/uk
 
TWITTER
 
Dates:
14th June 2014
 
OPENING TIMES
From 2pm, varies according to starting point. Finish at Wellington Arch at about 5.30pm
 
PRICES
FREE
 
SITE
 

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World Naked Bike Ride There's a good reason why professional cyclists wear Lycra: to hold their privates in the right place so as to avoid unnecessary (not to mention painful) chaffing (or entrapment) with the saddle. For naturists and exhibitionists who are prepared to risk getting all tangled up when pedalling on two wheels, the World Naked Bike Ride is just the job. Last year more than 1,000 people took off their clothes and rode around the capital nude to raise awareness of the need for more tolerance of bicycles on the roads of the city. Part of a unified world event, the London Naked Bike Ride, now in its eighth year, does make exemptions for those a bit too shy to reveal all, with a "go as bare as you dare" policy implemented above a stringent cry for nakedness. The actual ride is easy and relaxed, with participants often decorating their torsos with body paint and bikes with environmental protests against oil dependency and car culture. There are six events to choose from, each with an individual start point, and all routes eventually merge together to conclude at Wellington Arch at roughly 5.30pm. Similar rides in the UK take place in Brighton, Bristol, Cardiff, Manchester, York and Southampton.

 

About Regent's Park

Regent's Park is a huge, thriving green expanse in the heart of the capital consisting of two circular areas (an Inner and Outer Circle). At one-time a hunting ground for the ever-ebullient Henry VIII, the Prince Regent (later King George IV) commissioned royal architect John Nash to transform the land in the early 19th century. More about Regent's Park

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Underground Stations

Underground Stations

 
Regent's Park Tube Station
 
3 minutes walk
 
 
Railway Stations

Railway Stations

 
Camden Road Overground Station
 
21 minutes walk
 
 
 
Car Parks

Car Parks

 
 
Euro Car Parks
 
9 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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Regent's Park,   Inner Circle      NW1 4NR
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event > Kids Events
PRICING  see website for details, under 5s Free
DATES  17th to 21st Jun 2015
VENUE  Regent's Park 
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Regent's Park,   Inner Circle      NW1 4NR
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event > Exhibitions
DATES  13th to 17th Oct 2015
VENUE  Regent's Park 
In 2015 Frieze Art Fair, the country's leading contemporary art fair, returns to Regent's Park for its 13th edition with 'Live', a new performance art element introduced last year. Alongside over 160 of the most highly respected contemporary art galleries in the world are specially commissioned art works and curated exhibitions. It's packed into ... More about this event
 
 
 

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