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Evans Cycles Launches Expanded 2018 Store Rides Schedule

Evans Cycles Launches Expanded 2018 Store Rides Schedule

After a successful launch last year 2018 will see Evans Cycles expand their series of mini sportives which will be hosted from various Evans Cycles stores across the country. The rides compliment their popular RIDE IT series of cycle events bringing that same experience of an organised sportive to a smaller and more local scale.

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Kelly's Cycle Challenge For Challengers

Kelly's Cycle Challenge For Challengers

Kelly's Storage Charity Events are once again organising & paying for their hugely popular Cycle Sportive on Sunday May 20th with every penny raised going to benefit local charity, Challengers, who provide play and leisure opportunities for disabled children across Surrey & Hants.

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Call to Suffolk Cyclists to Ride for Breast Cancer Care

Call to Suffolk Cyclists to Ride for Breast Cancer Care

Breast Cancer Care is calling on cyclists in Suffolk to take part in the OVO Energy Tour Ride on Sunday 1 July 2018 to raise funds for the charity. The OVO Energy Tour Ride supporting Breast Cancer Care is inspired by Stage One of the  OVO Energy Women's Tour, which returns to Suffolk in 2018. It gives cycling fans the perfect opportunity to ride along the same roads as world champions and top professionals.

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Marlow Red Kite Ride Sportive Opens for Entries and Announces Charity Beneficiary for 2018

Marlow Red Kite Ride Sportive Opens for Entries and Announces Charity Beneficiary for 2018

The Marlow Red Kite Ride sportive, which takes place on Sunday 2 September 2018, is now open for entries. In its seventh year, this popular event which is run by Marlow Riders, has three routes to suit all abilities.  Distances of 50, 80 and 100 miles make the most of the beautiful Chiltern Hills and rolling Oxfordshire countryside, providing a challenging and rewarding day out for all riders.

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R24 Riders can win VIP Trip to Paris-Roubaix with Stuart O'Grady

R24 Riders can win VIP Trip to Paris-Roubaix with Stuart O'Grady

Revolve24, the 24-hour cycling endurance event at the world-class Brands Hatch motor circuit has upped the stakes for all participating riders by offering the chance to win a VIP trip for two to the 2019 Paris-Roubaix, hosted by two-time event winner and Revolve24 Australia Race Director Stuart O'Grady.

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Registrations Open for the VIII Marcha Alberto Contador

ES Flag Registrations Open for the VIII Marcha Alberto Contador

Registrations for the Marcha Alberto Contador will open on Thursday, the 22nd of March, for what will be one of its most demanding editions. The event will take place in Oliva, Valencia, on the 29th of September and the number of participants will be limited to 2000. 

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Cotswold Spring Classic Sportive Takes Place on Easter Monday

Cotswold Spring Classic Sportive Takes Place on Easter Monday

There's just a week left to get your entry in for the Cotswold Spring Classic sportive, supporting Against Breast Cancer (and get free beer too!!) Entry for the ever popular, Cotswold Spring Classic sportive, supporting Against Breast Cancer that takes place on Easter Monday (2nd April) closes in just under a week.

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Ware's Cambridge Postponed Due to Weather, Entries Still Open

Ware's Cambridge Postponed Due to Weather, Entries Still Open

The ever popular Ware's Cambridge? Ride has been thrown its first real curveball in nearly 5 years. Never before during the times that the event has been running have SportiveUK ever seen snow in the month of March. 

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Bikecation's Revolutionary New Website Offers Custom-Made Cycling Trips

Bikecation's Revolutionary New Website Offers Custom-Made Cycling Trips

Bikecation, one of Europe's leading independent cycling travel businesses, has launched a simple and sleek digital booking platform that will revolutionise cycling holidays throughout Europe by offering a one-stop website to book custom-made cycling trips in minutes to suit all budgets.

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Course details announced for 2018 Mavic Haute Route Rockies

Course details announced for 2018 Mavic Haute Route Rockies

Haute Route, the world's most prestigious multi-day event series for amateur cyclists, today announced the route for the second edition of the Mavic Haute Route Rockies. Kicking off in the official start city of Boulder, Colo. on June 23, 2018, the seven-day event spans 527.8 miles with over 50,000 feet of climbing before ending in Colorado Springs, Olympic City USA.

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Alberto Contador and 312 Bike & Tours Introduce Gran Fondo Alberto Contador

Alberto Contador and 312 Bike & Tours Introduce Gran Fondo Alberto Contador

The company 312 Bike & Tours, organiser of the Mallorca 312, has reached an agreement with the Fundación Alberto Contador in order to boost their event. This alliance intends to result in a leap in quality for the Gran Fondo Alberto Contador, and to provide a more attractive and challenging event for the participant. From 2018 onwards, one of the organisation's main goals will also be the event's internationalisation.

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Mad March Hare Takes Cancelled Sportive to Zwift

Mad March Hare Takes Cancelled Sportive to Zwift

The organisers of the Mad March Hare sportive have one message for you. "When the British climate lets us down we will not be beaten. Keep Calm and Zwift On!!"

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Win a Week Cycling in the Western Cape with HotChillee

Win a Week Cycling in the Western Cape with HotChillee

Dreaming of sunny miles? Here's your chance to Race, Ride and Explore the stunning Western Cape with HotChillee next year!

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Extremely Limited Allocation of Spaces now on General Sale for 100-mile Vélo South

Extremely Limited Allocation of Spaces now on General Sale for 100-mile Vélo South

The inaugural Vélo South - a brand new 100 mile closed road sportive for the UK - has sold over 10,000 places in just 24 hours. Owing to a huge level of interest after the official launch last week at the London Bike Show, cyclists are encouraged to book one of the last remaining tickets on general sale to avoid disappointment.

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Sportive HQ Events Selling Fast!

Sportive HQ Events Selling Fast!

This years Sportive HQ events are selling very fast this year, with their June event, Flat n Fast 100 is already sold out of 700 places, 4 months ahead of the event. The event is only accepting waiting list places at the moment as the organisers try to secure additional parking for their super popular Roux Bikes 100 Series events.

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