Sportive Reviews

Tour of Wessex 2007

Tour of Wessex 2007

Multi-day sportive offering tough terrain and beautiful West Country vistas

Trans-Cambrian Cyclo-Sportive

Cyclo-Sportive: Trans-Cambrian

Could cycling coach and former pro Dave Lloyd rein in his competitive streak on the mountain roads of Mid-Wales?

Dragon Ride 2006

Cyclo-Sportive: Dragon Ride

CW goes back into the valleys for the 2006 version of the premier Welsh sportive — the Dragon Ride — with 1,000 riders, 100 miles and 3,370 metres of climbing.

La Marmotte Shrubsall

Cyclo-Sportive: La Marmotte

James Shrubsall attempts the hardest cyclo-sportive in the world. Warning: contains scenes some may find disturbing, and mild swearing