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Entries for the Wiggle Dragon Ride 2015 will open at 9am on Monday, September 22, organisers Human Race have confirmed. This is the twelfth consecutive year the Dragon Ride has…

Yorkshire Cathedral

Only weeks after the Tour de France peloton rolled through the county, Yorkshire hosted the first Tour of Yorkshire two-day sportive. Cycling Weekly braved the rain at the inaugural event.

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Finishing times for  all riders on the Malvern Mad Hatter Sportive on Saturday, August 30, 2014, are now available to download. There’s also exclusive RiTMO scores for everyone who finished,…

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The Malvern Mad Hatter is a glorious tour of middle England with a hint of wild Wales around it. You ride in three glorious English counties, through countryside that inspired…

Welsh Raider

I’m joined by a world champion, although she’s not racing anymore. Katie Colclough is the events manager for SiS, Science in Sport, but until September she is also part of…

The-Smuggler-sportive

Web: thesmugglersportive.co.uk Distance: 25, 50, 80 miles Major climbs: Three Terrain: Up, up and away Participants: 500 Number of finishers: 480 Best: Smuggler Ale Worst: A tyre-wrecking puncture. Thanks to…

Dartmoor-Demond---cycling-weekly

Web: www.bookmyride.co.uk Distance: 55 or 95 miles Major climbs: Loads. Notably Dartmeet and Widecombe Terrain: Extremely hilly and undulating Participants: 500 Best bit: Well-stocked feed stations and easy course signage…

Clare-Fogden-on-the-Hardknott-Pass

Web: www.fredwhittonchallenge.co.uk Distance: 112miles Major climbs: 10 Terrain:  Vicious Number of finishers: 1,750 Average time: 8hr 45 min Best: The climb of Newlands Pass. Worst: The climb of Hardknott Pass.…

Etape-Caledonia-Sportive

www.etapecaledonia.co.uk 81 
miles or 72 if you ended up behind the broom wagon before mile 55 5,200 Number of 
participants 4,233 Number of 
finishers One Major climb It’s hard to…

Eroica Britannia 2014

Ian Parr takes to his vintage steel steed and rides in the inaugural L'Eroica Britannia in the Peak District

Marrakech-Atlas-Etape

With climbs rougher and tougher than Alpe d’Huez, the Marrakech Atlas 
Etape lies at the more challenging end of the sportive spectrum. For the second time, the Atlas Etape in…