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BREAKING NEWS: L'Etape du Tour 2010 Route Announced

BREAKING NEWS: L'Etape du Tour 2010 Route Announced

BREAKING NEWS: L'Etape du Tour 2010 Route Announced

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Sportstest Spanish Training Camp

Sportstest Spanish Training Camp

Leading the camp will be SPORTSTEST'S Dr Garry Palmer, a leading sports coach and author of the highly successful "Cycling: Successful Sportives". Garry has joined forces with John Fegan of Train in Spain to put together a comprehensive week of training on and off the bike. This will be THE training camp for those riders who want to gain the edge for the season ahead.  

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CRACKNELL READY FOR HOTCHILLEE END TO END

CRACKNELL READY FOR HOTCHILLEE END TO END

Cracknell and a team of three elite riders will take part in the HotChillee End To End Challenge starting at 05.00 on Saturday, October 17th.  It will be an attempt to establish a world record for a cycle relay team riding from one end of the UK to the other.

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CRACKNELL CRACKS LAND'S END-JOHN O'GROATS RECORD

CRACKNELL CRACKS LAND'S END-JOHN O'GROATS RECORD

Double Olympic champion, James Cracknell, and Team HotChillee have set a stunning new record for cycling from Land's End to John O'Groats. Cracknell and a team of three elite riders rode the 842 miles in relay in 34 hours, 54 minutes and 04 seconds (34:54:04). Their average speed was a staggering 24.10 mph!

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Train In Spain - the UKs Official Operator for Quebrantahuesos UCI Golden Bike Event

Train In Spain - the UKs Official Operator for Quebrantahuesos UCI Golden Bike Event

Spain's Gran Fondo and UCI Golden Bike sportive, Quebrantahuesos, had over 15,000 riders trying to get one of the 7500 places in the lottery draw in December.  If you didn't manage to get in but still would like the chance to ride this amazing event, then there are still a few places left via Train in Spain, but hurry the offer closes soon!

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Hell of the Ashdown sells out in 36 hours

Hell of the Ashdown sells out in 36 hours

The Hell of the Ashdown sportive in January has had to close its doors after completely selling-out and within record time. The event received - and processed - 1,000 entries within just 36 hours of it opening.   

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Northern Rock Cyclone Challenge 2010

Northern Rock Cyclone Challenge 2010

Entries for the 2010 edition of the Northern Rock Cyclone Challenge opened on Sunday 1st of November. The sportive takes place on 12th June 2010 and forms part of the Northern Rock Cyclone weekend of riding and racing.You can choose from three distances, 33, 63 and 104 miles, and the two longer options get tweaked routes from last year.

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2010 Tour of Flanders

2010 Tour of Flanders

Entries for the 2010 Ronde van Vlanderen (Tour of Flanders), in Belgium has just opened. Compared to the Etape this event is an absolute steal value wise. It is easy to get to from the UK and it most certainly is a challenge! Ride a real race route and find out just how good the pros really are! 3rd April 2010.

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The MagnifiCat Sportive 2010

The MagnifiCat Sportive 2010

The UCI Magnificat sportive, taking place on Sunday 13 June, is now accepting online entries. The Magnificat will again be featuring three main rides: 126 mile Magnificat, 80 mile Route80cat, 51 mile Communicat, plus the 1.9 mile multi-lap Kiddicat within the HQ grounds. The distances ensure cyclists of all ages and abilities are catered for; the young and 'not so young', serious and casual, families and friends, all taking part in our rides along lovely countryside routes. It's the perfect way for experienced, club and leisure cyclists to cycle their own challenge, and then enjoy their success together at the finish.

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The Verenti Dragon Ride - New Details Announced

The Verenti Dragon Ride - New Details Announced

The Dragon Ride is one of our favourites. And judging by its 2009 capacity of 3100 riders, it's pretty popular with the majority of cyclosportive riders. The event will take place on the 6th June 2010. If you're wondering how it became The Verenti Dragon Ride, that's due to sponsorship of a new sportive bike brand, available exclusively from Wiggle.

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Mavic Support London-Paris 2010 Cyclosportive

Mavic Support London-Paris 2010 Cyclosportive

The legendary yellow support cars of the French wheel makers, Mavic are joining London-Paris 2010. Just as in the Tour de France and Paris-Roubaix, Mavic's technicians will provide neutral assistance and mechanical support to the L2P riders on the road to Paris.

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