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Welcome to Cycling Weekly’s extensive calendar of British cyclo-sportive events for 2014.

Events are sorted by date. Event information will be added and updated regularly.

Have we missed out your ride? Have we got something wrong? Let us know by emailing nigel_wynn@ipcmedia.com

LISTING KEY
CF – Changing facilities; ET – Electronic timing; FS – Feed stops; EOL – Entry on the line; ATC – Affiliated to a charity;  EM – Electronic mapping

May

May 2-4
South East
The Halow 250
2Boats Events, Putney, SW15 2SP
250 miles £300
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/2boatschallenge
www.2boats.org/the-2014-halow-250
CF-FS-ATC

Saturday May 3
Dartmoor Demon
Exeter Racecourse, Devon, EX6 7XS
58/98 miles £25 – £35
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bookmyrideuk
www.bookmyride.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM

Saturday May 3
Tearfund Drumlanrig Challenge
Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill, DG3 4AQ
38/62/100 miles Donation, suggested £30
www.drumlanrigchallenge.btck.co.uk
FS-ATC-EM

May 3-4
South East
Paris to Pier 24
St Wilfrid’s Hospice, 1 Broadwater Way, Eastbourne, East Sussex, BN22 9PZ
Eiffel Tower, Paris, to Eastbourne pier
120 miles £130 inc ferry, transport and acocommodation. 10% discount on team of three
www.stwhospice.org/fundraising/events/Cycle/paris-to-pier-24.asp

Sunday May 4
Ireland
An Post Tour of Sligo
Institute of Technology, Sligo, Ireland
60/100/160 km €30/€40
www.tourofsligo.ie
CF-FS-ATC

Sunday May 4
North West
Great Dun Fell
Appleby Sports Centre, Cumbria, CA16 6XU
65 miles £23
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/Sport_in_Action
www.sportinaction.co.uk
CF-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 4
South East
Pilgrims Hospices Cycle Challenge
Pilgrims Hospices’, Kent CT2 8JA, TN24 0NE and CT9 4AD
45/75/100 miles £25/£30
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/pilgrimshospice
www.pilgrimscyclechallenge.org
FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 4
Wales
Preseli Angel
The Parrog, Newport, Pembrokeshire SA43 0RP
40/80 miles £10 – £20
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/baxtertwit
www.velo-teifi.org.uk
CF-FS

Sunday May 4
South West
Somerset Hills Gran Fondo
Broadway Acres, Cheddar, BS27 3DB
86/134/192 km £22 – £30
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/somersetGfondo
www.somersetgranfondo.co.uk
ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 4
Central
Squires and Spires
Naseby Village Hall, Northamptonshire, NN6 6DE
50/78 miles £25
www.justracinguk.com
FS

Sunday May 4
South West
The Claw Hammer
Salcombe Rugby Club, Devon, TQ8 8AX
75/100 km £59.99 – £239.99
www.hammersport.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 4
Wales
TumbleUp4Life
Llanfoist Village Hall, Church Lane, Nr Abergavenny, NP7 9LP
1- 15 Climbs £15
tumbleup4life.wordpress.com
CF-FS-ATC

Sunday May 4
Wales
Wiggle Wye Valley Warrior
Chepstow Racecourse, Monmouthshire, NP16 6BE
49/66/97 miles £20 – £30
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/ukcyclingevents
www.ukcyclingevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS

Sunday May 4
10th Forest Of Dean Spring Classic
Monmouth Showground, Redbrook Road, Monmouth, NP25 4LG
62/90 miles £25/£30
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/WheelsInWheels
www.wheelsinwheels.com
CF-ET-FS-EM

Monday May 5
North West
Polocini Macchiato
Polocini Coffee Shop, Romiley, Cheshire, SK6 4PE
TBC £13.50 – £16
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/polocini
www.polocini.com
FS-EM

Monday May 5
South East
San Fairy Ann CC
Vestry Hall, Marden, TN12 9DP
118km £15
www.sanfairyanncc.co.uk
CF-FS-ATC-EM

Saturday May 10
East Midlands
Santini Lincoln Grand Prix
Yarborough Leisure Centre, Lincoln, LE1 3SP
30/55/75/100 miles £20 – £30
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/itpcycling
www.itpevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM

Saturday May 10
Taunton Flyer
Taunton Racecourse, TA3 7BL
54/100 km £25/£35
www.TauntonFlyer.com
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Saturday May 10
Central
The Open Wheel Commuter Belt Classic Part 1
Watton-at Stone Village Hall, Herts, SG14 3SF
49 miles £25
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/TheOpenWheel
www.theopenwheel.com
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 11
East
Action Suffolk Sunrise 100
Framlingham College, Suffolk, IP13 9EY
46/60/101 miles £30 – £55
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/actionmedres
www.action.org.uk/suffolk_sunrise_100
CF-ET-FS-ATC

Sunday May 11
South
Davina’s DIVA Bike Ride
East Sussex National Hotel & Golf Course, Little Horsted, TN22 5ES
21/40/65 miles £30 – £55
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/actionmedres
www.action.org.uk/action_diva_sussex
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 11
Scotland
Etape Caledonia
Pitlochry, Scotland, TBC
81 miles £TBC
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/etapeseries
www.etapecaledonia.co.uk
ET-FS-ATC

Sunday May 11
Central
High Peak Hog
Glossop Cricket Club, Derbyshire, SK13 7AS
50/83 miles £25
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/gkvcc
www.glossopkindervelo.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM

Sunday May 11
West Midlands
Malvern Spring Sportive
The Showground, Malvern, WR13 6NW
55/100/160 km £24.50
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/VeloEventsUK
www.malvernspringsportive.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM

Sunday May 11
South East
SWRC May Flyer
Oxshott Club, Oakshade Road, Surrey , KT22 OLE
54/95 mile £25
www.swrc.org.uk/randonee.html
ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 11
West Midlands
The Hertfordshire Devil
Leominster Leisure Centre, Herefordshire, HR6 8LL
50/80/130 miles £28
www.redkite-events_pg_Inspire.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 11
North West
The Saddleback Fred Whitton Challenge
Grasmere Sports, Stock Lane, LA22 95L
112 mile £50
thefredwhittonchallenge.org.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 11
East
Tour of the Dengie
Bradwell Marina, Bradwell Waterside, CM0 7RB
43/83 km £18 – £22
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/dengieevents
www.dengieevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 11
South
Wiggle Jurassic Beast
Lulworth Castle, Dorset, BH20 5QS
36/63/100 miles £23 – £33
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/ukcyclingevents
www.ukcyclingevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS

Sunday May 11
Financial Times London Cycle Sportive
Herne Hill Velodrome, Dulwich, London, SE24 9HE
50/100/162 km £40 – £47
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/HumanRaceEvents
www.humanrace.co.uk/events/cycling/london
ET-FS-ATC-EM

Saturday May 17
Central
Dare 2b Thoresby CiCLE Tour
Thoresby Hall, Nr Ollerton, Notts, NG22 9HW
30/55/75/100 miles £20 – £30
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/itpcycling
www.itpevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM

Saturday May 17
North East
The Wooler Wheel Borderlands
John Swan Auction Mart, Wooler, NE71 6SL
30/60/100/170 km £15 – £30
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/WoolerCycleHub
www.woolerwheel.com
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

May 17-18
South East
MITIE London Revolution
Threshold Sports, London, W14 0QH
180 miles £89 – £169
@revolutionrides
www.london-revolution.com
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 18
South East
Action Castle Ride 100
Tonbridge Castle, Tonbridge, TN9 1BG
34/70/103 miles £30/£55
@actionmedres
www.action.org.uk/castle_ride_100
ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 18
South
Cotswolds Bike Ride
Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham, GL50 4SH
40 miles £15
www.bhf.org.uk/cotswoldsbikeride
ATC-EM

Sunday May 18
Yorkshire
Etape du Dales
Wharfedale Rugby Club, Skipton, BD23 5BS
112 miles £42.50
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/DaveRaynerFund
www.daveraynerfund.co.uk/etapedudales
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 18
East Midlands
CC GIRO Midland Monster
Rosliston Forestry Centre, Burton Road, Derbyshire, DE12 8JX
40/72/102 miles £20 – £25
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/midlandmonster
www.ccgiro.net
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 18
South East
Little Lumpy
Woolmer Hill Sports Association Clubhouse, Haslemere, GU27 1QA
38/59/100 miles £15 – £25
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/littlelumpy
www.littlelumpy.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 18
Scotland
Solway Sportive
Dumfries Rugby Club, Dumfries, DG2 7LU
30/115 km £5 – £20
www.dumfriescc.btck.co.uk
CF-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 18
South
South Downs Spring
Plumpton Racecourse, East Sussex, BN7 3AL
33/57/74 miles £25 – £35
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/bookmyrideuk
www.bookmyride.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM

Sunday May 18
North East
Tees Valley Sportive
Middlesbrough Cycle Circuit, Middlesbrough, TS7 8AR
30/50/80 miles £TBC
www.teesvalleyriders.org.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM

Sunday May 18
South
The Great Western Sportive
Nationwide House, Swindon, SN3 1TA
80/134/170 km £26 – £29
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cyclosportive
www.southernsportive.com
ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 18
East Midlands
Vale of Belvoir Cycle
Hose Village Hall, Leicestershire, LE14 4JR
25/40/60 miles £7.50 – £15
bhf.org.uk/belvoir
FS-ATC

Sunday May 18
East Midlands
Wiggle Tour of the Peak
Bakewell Showground, Derbyshire DE45 1AQ
60/110 miles £32 – £35
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/kilotogo
www.kilotogo.com
ET-FS-ATC-EM

Saturday May 24
North East
Richmond 5 Dales Sportives TdF Special Edition
Richmond School, Darlington Road, Richmond. N. Yorks. DL10 7BQ
65/85/115m £20
Website: www.richmondcc.co.uk/cyclosportives
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/RichmondCC1
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Richmond-Cycling-Club/267727165836
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

May 24 – 26
South
Tour of Wessex
TBC
73/112/116/335 miles £30 – £105
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/TourofWessex
www.tourofwessex.com
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 25
Wales
Continental Welsh Wild West
Aberystwyth Town Football Club, SY23 1PG
28/62/103 miles £20 – £30
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/gwylseicloaber
www.abercyclefest.com
CF-ET-FS-EM

Sunday May 25
North West
Lake District Lung Buster
Kirkby Lonsdale Rugby Club, Cumbria, LA6 2DS
35/65/110 miles £30 – £35
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/sportivoevents
www.sportivoevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 25
Central
Nomads Going Beyond Sportive
Hitchin Rugby Club, Hitchin, SG5 1XL
50/80 miles £22 – £25
www.tinyurl.com/lpqgdcj
www.tinyurl.com/m5rljbr
CF-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 25
West Midlands
Stratford CycleFest
Stratford Racecourse, Stratford upon Avon, CV37 9SE
26/64/100/150 miles £10 – £27
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/cyclistsvcancer
www.cyclistsfc.org.uk/events/wheel-heroes
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 25
North West
The Polkadot Challenge
Woodford Commuity Hall, Stockport, SK7 1PS
30/60/100 miles £20 – £28
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/ThePolkadotChal
www.polkadotchallenge.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday May 25
Central
Welwyn Hatfield Festival of Sports
Stanborough Park, Welwyn Garden City, Herts, AL8 6DQ
100km £25
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/HerculesEvents
www.herculesevents.com
CF-ET-EM

Monday May 26
South East
Lord Whisky Cyclo Sportive
Lord Whisky Animal Sanctuary, Stelling Minnis, CT4 6AN
50/72 miles £15 – £20
www.lordwhisky.co.uk
ET-FS-EOL-ATC-EM

Monday May 26
North West
Polocini Lil B*Stard
Polocini Coffee Shop, Romiley, Cheshire, SK6 4PE
TBC £13.50 – £16
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/polocini
www.polocini.com
FS-EM

Saturday May 31
South East
Women v Cancer – Ride the Night SOLD OUT
100km £39+sponsorship
www.actionforcharity.co.uk

Saturday May 31
East
Wortwell Wanderer
Wortwell Community Centre, Norfolk, IPA20 0HP
20/50/100 miles £10 – £16
www.blackcycleevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EOL-EM

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