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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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Kinesis UK Surrey Hills Gravelcross returns 4th March

Kinesis UK Surrey Hills Gravelcross returns 4th March

As we finally prepare to put winter behind us, the Kinesis UK Gravelcross season rolls on with the Surrey Hills Switchback, based from the village of Chilton, close to Guildford.

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Full Details Revealed for Vélo South - Major New Closed Road Sportive

Full Details Revealed for Vélo South - Major New Closed Road Sportive

The inaugural Vélo South - a brand new 100 mile closed road sportive for the UK - was officially launched at the London Bike Show today by Rugby World Cup Winning Captain Martin Johnson CBE and British cycling icon and 1982 UCI World Road Race champion Mandy Jones.  

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Another Successful Christmas for Sportive HQ

Another Successful Christmas for Sportive HQ

Sportive HQ, managed to raise over £7000 for two charities with their Festive Fifty Sportives. Two events back to back over the New Years Weekend. On speaking to Matt Porter of Sportive HQ, we find out what it's all about.

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Entries Open for Brand New Sportive in Spectacular South Downs

 Entries Open for Brand New Sportive in Spectacular South Downs

Entries are now live for a brand new road cycling sportive, taking in the spectacular rolling hills of South Downs and the best of the less-travelled West Sussex countryside.   

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Great Exmoor Ride is Coming

Great Exmoor Ride is Coming

The Great Exmoor Ride is a new city-to-coast challenge bike ride from the team behind the hugely-popular Great Weston Ride and, following on from a successful test event in 2017, it is set to return on Sunday 2nd September 2018.

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