The Shropshire Mynd - Stunning Climbs, Closed Roads and Now Get the Jersey to Prove It

GB Flag The Shropshire Mynd - Stunning Climbs, Closed Roads and Now Get the Jersey to Prove It

Shropshire - the secret county - is an undiscovered gem with high mountains, wooded valleys, ancient castles and babbling rivers. Explore its beauty on 2 August 2015 with the Shropshire Mynd Sportive, including a new HQ and a closed road ascent of Long Mynd.

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TOP 5: February Sportives - Cyclosport's Pick of the Month's Events

GB Flag TOP 5: February Sportives - Cyclosport's Pick of the Month's Events

So you spent January breaking New Year's Resolutions and telling yourself that the weather was still too bad to ride your bike... Well now it's February, and there are loads of great sportives happening up and down the country. Here's our pick of the best!

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Details Confirmed for Inaugural Tour de Yorkshire Sportive

GB Flag Details Confirmed for Inaugural Tour de Yorkshire Sportive

Thousands are expected for the first ever Tour de Yorkshire Ride - a sportive along the route of Stage Three of the inaugural Tour de Yorkshire UCI-approved professional race. On 3 May sportive riders will tackle the same route the pros will race just hours later.

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Brush Shoulders with Track Stars at The Good Friday Meeting

GB Flag Brush Shoulders with Track Stars at The Good Friday Meeting

Tickets are now on sale for the Good Friday Meeting, one of the most iconic track cycling competitions on the calendar. Holders of the first 250 tickets will be given exclusive access to meet the stars of the track competing at Lee Valley VeloPark on Friday 3 April 2015.

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Mark Cavendish Launches Official 'Rise Above' Sportive

GB Flag Mark Cavendish Launches Official 'Rise Above' Sportive

You can now sign-up to ride with 25-time Tour de France stage winner Mark Cavendish, who has today launched his official Rise Above Sportive. The inaugural edition will take place on the 9 August 2015, starting and finishing on the cobbles of Chester.

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47,000 Energy Gels, 1,026,000 Miles - The Evans Cycles RIDE IT Series by Numbers

GB Flag 47,000 Energy Gels, 1,026,000 Miles - The Evans Cycles RIDE IT Series by Numbers

Evans Cycles' RIDE IT series enjoyed another buoyant year in 2014, with a record 23,341 participants. To celebrate, Evans Cycles have produced a RIDE IT infographic outlining some of the key numbers that have helped make the year such a success.

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What Next for Sportives? First MPs and Now British Cycling Calls for Legal Regulation

GB Flag What Next for Sportives? First MPs and Now British Cycling Calls for Legal Regulation

The future for sportives is looking uncertain as the situation in the New Forest takes an unexpected turn for the worse. Local MPs have reiterated their desire for legal regulation of events, and it seems British Cycling has also thrown its weight behind the proposals.

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The Battle of Bradfield Sportive: 63km - How Hard Can it Be?

GB Flag The Battle of Bradfield Sportive: 63km - How Hard Can it Be?

Kick start your sportive season with Dark & White Cycling's new short but tough sportive - The Battle of Bradfield (B.O.B) - on Sunday the 29th of March from Stannington, Sheffield. B.O.B offers ten hard climbs, many with 20%+ gradients, over a mere 63 km route.

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Ride in the Wheel Tracks of Legends at the GFNY Mont Ventoux

FR Flag Ride in the Wheel Tracks of Legends at the GFNY Mont Ventoux

Mont Ventoux is arguable the most feared mountain in professional cycling. On June 28 this year you can tackle the 'Bald Mountain' in the inaugural GFNY Mont Ventoux. The event will includes the same start area, first 50km and last 25km as the 2013 Tour de France stage.

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Take a Ride Down Memory Lane this Summer with the Chiltern Cycling Festival and Chenies Velo Classique

GB Flag Take a Ride Down Memory Lane this Summer with the Chiltern Cycling Festival and Chenies Velo Classique

Vintage Velothons, Retro Rides, Classic Club Runs... whatever you call them, there has been a huge surge in UK cycling events that take you back to simpler times, and this summer the GE Chiltern Cycling Festival and Chenies Velo Classique will do just that.

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