New Ultimate Three Peaks Challenge

Posted Tuesday 17th December 2013 – A new Three Peaks challenge with a twist has been launched by children’s charity Action Medical Research, instead of driving between the three peaks of Ben Nevis, Scafell Pike and Snowdon, super fit adventurers will be replacing cars with bikes and cycling all the way. The Ultimate Three Peaks Challenge is … Continue reading “New Ultimate Three Peaks Challenge”

Santini Cotswold Spring Classic Entries Open

Posted Thursday 12th December 2013 – Entries for the 2014 Santini Cotswold Spring Classic are now open. The event takes place on Easter Monday (21st April) and has usually sold out well in advance of previous years so it is worth getting your entry in earlier to ensure a place. Organised by Velo Events, the … Continue reading “Santini Cotswold Spring Classic Entries Open”

New Dartmoor Sportive Training Camp Announced

Posted Wednesday 12th December 2013 – Just Events have launched a new Dartmoor Cycle Training Camp has been specifically designed for the Sportive cyclist, looking to build their bike skills and personal fitness in preparation for the 2014 Sportive cycling season. The one-week residential training camp is based at Bellever Youth Hostel, nestled right in the … Continue reading “New Dartmoor Sportive Training Camp Announced”

Haute Route Partner Team Type 1 Foundation

Posted Tuesday 10th December 2013 – The Haute Route, one of the most revered amateur cycling event series in the world, has announced a partnership with the Team Type 1 Foundation, naming the Foundation as its official charity of choice for the 2014 calendar year. The partnership will support the Foundation’s global mission of equal … Continue reading “Haute Route Partner Team Type 1 Foundation”

New British Cycling Sportive Grading System

Posted Thursday 5th December 2013 – British Cycling have launched a new sportive grading system that rates an events difficulty based on a one to five scale. The system has been developed in conjunction with IMG Challenger World, the organisers behind the Etape Series and is said to help riders pick the rides best suited … Continue reading “New British Cycling Sportive Grading System”

Entry closes Tonight For Performance Cycles Mini Sportive

Posted Wednesday 4th December 2014 – Entry for this Sunday’s third Performance Cycles Winter Mini-Sportive of the 2013-2014 season closes at midnight tonight and with the forecast looking clear, it’s a ride you don’t want to miss. Following the last minute change of venue in November organisers Velo Events and extremely happy with the events … Continue reading “Entry closes Tonight For Performance Cycles Mini Sportive”

Wiggle Essex Explorer and Wiggle Rut Launch Today

Posted Wednesday 4th December 2013 – Today KILO TO GO launch two more sportives for their 2014 Season. The inaugural Wiggle Essex Explorer had such a good turnout in 2013 that it has moved to a new HQ near Chelmsford for 2014. The Wiggle Rut has always been a popular end of season ride. With rider … Continue reading “Wiggle Essex Explorer and Wiggle Rut Launch Today”

Boudicca Sportive Entries Open

Posted Sunday 1st December 2013 – Entries for the 2014 Boudicca Sportive, which takes place on the Sunday 18th May, are now open. The event will be celebrating its third year of running in 2014 and will be celebrating by making some changes to the event. The website teases the changes as some big, some not so … Continue reading “Boudicca Sportive Entries Open”

Mad March Hare Sportive Entries Open

Posted Sunday 1st December 2013 – Entries for the Mad March Hare Sportive, which takes place on the 2nd March 2014, are now open. This popular event has faced some challenges in securing a suitable venue for 2014 meaning entries are opening later than usual but it looks like the organisers have now managed to find an alternative allowing the … Continue reading “Mad March Hare Sportive Entries Open”