Tro Bro Leon Cyclo

Hugh Gladstone takes on the rough stuff of the Tro Bro Leon Cyclo near Brittany

Meon Valley Riser

James West rides the Meon Valley Rider in Hampshire on April 7, here is how he got on...

Tour of Flanders Sportive

Richard Hallett revisits one of the most iconic overseas 
cyclo-sportives, tackling the cobbles and bergs of Belgium in the Tour of Flanders sportive

Chris Boardman, Cycling Weekly Wiltshire Wildcat Sportive, 10 March 2013

Cycling Weekly’s web editor Nigel Wynn took up the challenge of riding the first in our series of sportives. His companion for the day? None other than the legendary Chris…

Hell of the Ashdown

The clue is definitely in the name for this bracing early-season test of fitness run on some very tough roads

Woodcote sportive

Regular sportiver David Else takes on the multi-road Woodcote CX Sportive

Four Shires sportive

Staffer Matt Lamy talks us through the Four Shires Sportive passing through the historic Four Shire stone...

Human Race Festival of Sport

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...

Dartmoor Classic, Sportive

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.

Elinor Barker, Meg Barker in South Wales

The world junior time trial champion rides the circuit she uses to prepare for racing against the clock with her sister

Circuit of Kent

CW's very own Nigel Wynn takes on the Circuit of Kent, Sevenoaks, Kent, September 9

Etape Cymru Sportive

Now in its second year, the Etape Cymru is a closed-road sportive through an often-overlooked corner of Wales. David Else tests his legs against the landscape.

Paris Roubaix Challenge 2012

Now in its second year, the Paris-Roubaix Challenge follows the route of professional cycling's toughest race. David Else samples the notorious pavé

Severn Bridge Sportive

David Else tackles the 2012 Severn Bridge Sportive, which coincides with the Castle Combe Cycling Festival

Dragon Ride sportive

Penny Comins slays the UCI Golden Bike behemoth - 128 miles through South Wales

Saxon CX Sportive

David Else takes on the all-terrain 2012 Saxon CX Sportive

Le Puncheur Sportive

Penny Comins takes on a very wet version of what is fast becoming an southern early-season classic

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Ed Pickering goes to hell and back - quite literally - in one of the first UK sportives of 2012