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

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…

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...

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

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

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