Many different riders challenge themselves by taking on sportives, but even for the more experienced there are often extra little things we can do to ensure a smooth and fast…
This weekend represents your last chance to enter the 2013 Wiggle Etape Cymru, Britain's toughest closed road sportive
John Draper rides the Etape Eryri in North Wales and finds he has Team Sky principal Sir David Brailsford for company
Video: First clip of new Boardman B56 carbon-fibre frameset aimed at the cyclo-sportive market
Two new sportives plus a few places left to ride with Bradley and friends
Heavy snow couldn't stop the 2013 Maratona dles Dolomites gran fondo, one of the world's biggest mass bike rides
Fitness Editor Hannah Reynolds tackles the Granfondo San Gottardo in Switzerland...
Rick Robson takes on the Wheelbase Spring Classic, which was a wet and chilly day...
Konrad Manning tells CW how he got on in the La Philippe Gilbert 2013 Sportive
CW staffer Chris Catchpole takes on the Battenkill Grand Fondo last April...
Richard Hallett sets out at a steady pace in an attempt to survive - and enjoy - a century a day for three days in the picturesque West Country
James West tackles the Hampshire Hilly Hundred Sportive in Winchester
Henry Willis took on the Haywards Heath ride last April...
CW's very own Nigel Wynn takes on the Cycling Weekly Surrey Hills Cyclone earlier this year
Hannah Bussey takes on the Mallorca 312 sportive, which takes a lap of the island
Konrad Manning heads to the Peak District to chase wild hogs in Kinder Velo's inaugural Sportive
A three-minute film that shows you why the Maratona dles Dolomites is one of the most popular and beautiful mass rides in the world
Paul Harris represents CW in the Shakespeare Spring 100 in Stratford-Upon-Avon sportive
CW ride the Stephen Roche Atlantic Challenge over in Ireland
Hugh Gladstone takes on the rough stuff of the Tro Bro Leon Cyclo near Brittany
James West rides the Meon Valley Rider in Hampshire on April 7, here is how he got on...
Richard Hallett revisits one of the most iconic overseas cyclo-sportives, tackling the cobbles and bergs of Belgium in the Tour of Flanders sportive
100km (62-mile) route added to 145km (90-mile) route for Sunday's Forest of Dean Classic Sportive
Saboteurs try to disrupt weekend's New Forest Spring Sportive as tacks spread on roads and route signs broken and defaced
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…