The official 2016 Granfondo Gimondi-Bianchi jersey was unveiled recently at Bergamo's Orio al Serio international airport. 2016 marks the twentieth edition of the event, and the organisers have commissioned a jersey inspired by Dutch painter, Piet Mondrian.
The full route for the Maserati Tour de Yorkshire Ride, which takes place on Sunday 1 May 2016, has been revealed - coinciding with the opening of entries. Ex-pro and Maserati Cycling Ambassador, David Millar was treated to an early look at the long route.
In 2008, Scotland’s Southern Uplands Sportive broke the mould by culminating in a 9-mile climb to the radar station at the top of Lowther Hill; the first summit finish in the UK on the highest road in Scotland. Now, after a 6-year absence, the UK's original summit sportive is back.
Brompton Bicycle, the UK's largest bike manufacturer, has announced a second special edition production run of the immensely popular Black Edition bike, after the first run quickly sold out in March 2015.
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.