Weekend Sportive Guide – 2/3 March

Posted Friday 1st March 2013 – There are several events taking place this weekend, the popular Mad March Hare has sold out but plenty of the other events are still accepting entries. SRS Events lick of their sportive series with the Springtime Classic or if you’d like to combine a ride with checking out the latest triathlon … Continue reading “Weekend Sportive Guide – 2/3 March”

Weekend Sportive Guide – 16/17 February

Posted Friday 15th February 2013 – A handful of events are taking place this weekend and after the recent cold, wet and snowy weather it looks like we might actually have some dry and sunny conditions for large parts of the UK this weekend. Even this early in the season demand for events is high with the … Continue reading “Weekend Sportive Guide – 16/17 February”

Weekend Sportive Guide – 9/10 February

Posted Friday 8th February 2013 – We’re still in the early sportive season and there’s only a choice of two events taking place this weekend. Last year the Amis Velo sportive was cancelled due to snow so it looks like they’ve had a bit more luck this year with the weather. Also taking place this weekend is … Continue reading “Weekend Sportive Guide – 9/10 February”

Weekend Sportive Guide – 26/27 January

Posted Friday 25th January 2013 – Hopefully the big thaw will have kicked in by the weekend and events can go ahead as planned. After having to cancel their first event of the year at Chieveley Evans Cycles head north to Rochdale for the second event of the year in their Ride It series. Alternatively there’s the … Continue reading “Weekend Sportive Guide – 26/27 January”

Weekend Sportive Guide – 19/20 January

Posted Friday 18th January 2013 – We woke up this morning to 10 centimetres of fresh snow and with much of the UK getting the same along with more being forecast for the weekend it’s not looking like great conditions for cycling on the roads. One event was scheduled for this weekend but I think with the conditions … Continue reading “Weekend Sportive Guide – 19/20 January”

Weekend Sportive Guide – 12/13 January

Posted Friday 11th January 2013 – It looks like the winter weather will make a return for this weekend with freezing temperatures and snow forecast in some areas. There’s only one event planned for this weekend, Evans Cycles kick off their 2013 Ride It event series with a sell out event starting from Chieveley. Full details of … Continue reading “Weekend Sportive Guide – 12/13 January”

Weekend Sportive Guide – 5/6 January

Posted Friday 4th January 2013 – There isn’t really much of an ‘off season’ when it comes to sportives anymore and the first weekend of 2013 sees Fetish Bikes kicking off the new sportive season with a round of the Winter Mini Sportive series starting from their base in Leckhampton, Gloucestershire. The mini sportive events are a relatively … Continue reading “Weekend Sportive Guide – 5/6 January”

Weekend Sportive Guide – 15/16 December

Posted Friday 14th December 2012 – Well it looks like that’s it for another year, this weekend the Performance Cycles Winter Mini Sportive is the final event in our calendar for 2012. It’s been a great year for cycling in general and the sportive scene has continued to grow and grow with more riders and more events than … Continue reading “Weekend Sportive Guide – 15/16 December”

Weekend Sportive Guide – 1/2 December

Posted Friday 30th November 2012 – It looks like we’re in for some proper cold winter weather this weekend as both Evans Cycles and Wiggle host the final rounds of their Ride It! and Super Series events. Wiggle will be taking riders on a day trip to the Isle of Wight whilst the Evans Cycles team … Continue reading “Weekend Sportive Guide – 1/2 December”

Weekend Sportive Guide – 24/25 November

Posted Friday 23rd November 2012 – It looks like many areas might be in for a wet and wild weekend if the last few days are anything to go by. There are still a few hardy event organisers staging sportive events and this weekend sees round two of the Performance Cycles Winter Mini Sportive Series and … Continue reading “Weekend Sportive Guide – 24/25 November”