Mark Cavendish, 26-time Tour de France stage winner and 2011 World Road Race Champion, has announced the return of his Official Sportive – Rise Above Sportive – for 2016. Following the success of the inaugural Rise Above Sportive in 2015 in Chester and the North Wales hills, the date for 2016 edition is Sunday 28th August.
After the success of their inaugural collaboration 'To Get To The Other Side', training video producers The Sufferfest and mountain experts The Col Collective have teamed up once again to put you through your winter training paces.
Cumbria Flooding - Route Change for Mighty Corinthian as Fred Whitton Challenge Pledges £10,000 to Relief Fund
Sportive Lakes, organisers of The Mighty Corinthian, have announced only one minor route change as a result of the epic Lake District floods. Elsewhere, fellow Cumbria sportive The Fred Whitton Challenge has pledged £10,000 to the flood relief fund.
The ever-popular Great Manchester Cycle will not take place in 2016 due to - amongst other reasons - road works on the route. Nevertheless, the organisers are hopeful that the event will return as normal next year.
Maserati and The Telegraph have joined the London Cycle Sportive as headline partners in 2016. The event returns on Sunday, 26 June, offering three stunning routes, and will be officially titled The Telegraph London Cycle Sportive powered by Maserati.
Not sure what to do on Sunday, 15 May? Well, how about taking on the Winnat’s Pass Killer Mile Challenge, Holme Moss and the Cat ‘n’ Fiddle all on one sportive? KILOTOGO's Tour of the Peak is one of Britain's most beautiful and brutal cycling events.
Leading bike manufacturer, Giant, and Taiwan, the Pacific island at the forefront of bicycle manufacturing, have both renewed their commitment to the Mallorca 312 sportive by extending their title sponsorship of the event to include its seventh edition.
Online cycling retailer Wiggle have partnered with Pennine Events to create the Wiggle North Series - a collection of cycling, swimming and running challenges designed to showcase the very best the North-West of England has to offer.
Organisers of the Granfondo Gimondi Bianchi and 'Italy Bike Tours' have signed an agreement with a view to further promoting the 20th edition of the event to the UK cycling community. Last year Britain was the second most represented nation behind Italy.
Campagnolo Gran Fondo New York has launched its new 2016 fundraising programme, which will be operated through the MORE Than Sport™ fundraising platform. All funds raised will go towards making a difference in communities local to the GFNY course.