The clue is definitely in the name for this bracing early-season test of fitness run on some very tough roads
Regular sportiver David Else takes on the multi-road Woodcote CX Sportive
Staffer Matt Lamy talks us through the Four Shires Sportive passing through the historic Four Shire stone...
CW designer Sarah Auld tests her legs on the Virgin Money Cyclone Challenge in Northumberland
Penny Comins puts her fitness to the test after a night of live bands, Cornish cuisine and cider with a Cycletta sportive and a trio of beach sports...
You voted the Dartmoor Classis your favourite sportive of 2012 despite its unseasonal, inclement weather. Chris Sidwells went to see what makes this even so special.
Book your place for the third closed road event in the UK this year
100 riders will be able to sign up for 'Wiggle Dragon Double' entry to Dragon Ride and Etape Cymru on Monday, January 28
300km around a Swedish lake fuelled by Blueberry soup. A truly epic sportive
We rode the first closed-road sportive in England to see if it was one of the toughest