You couldn't ignore Mark Cavendish in this year's Tour de France, and having paved the way for the Manx Missile in Normandy this month, riders can help set the scene in 2017 as Prostate Cancer UK's Grand Départ Classic heads into Germany.
Taking its name from the mediaeval term meaning "the seven mountains", referencing the Cuidex, Vigny, Folly, Oddaz, Bostan, Chardonnière, Freterolles and La Vullie peaks that surround the alpine village, starting in Samoëns in the Vallée du Giffre the Joux Plane is a tough ride, and one that's far harder than its credentials on paper may have you thinking.
Victoria House, the neoclassical landmark in Bloomsbury Square is a stunning location and will play host to an amazing experience over 3 days. Being just a five minute walk from Holborn tube station, the Rouleur Classic is more accessible than ever.
Chris Froome, twice winner of the world's most famous cycle race, will be joining thousands of amateur cyclists at ICAP L'Etape London by Le Tour de France on Sunday 25 September. Riders still have the opportunity to enter England's only official Le Tour de France sportive and 'have their day in yellow'.
With the Tour de France in full swing, what better way to experience some of the climbing that the pros are going to be put through in the following weeks - except on local territory.
Nearly a thousand riders pedalled their way around the Somerset and Wiltshire countryside on Sunday 3rd July for the fifth annual cycling event - Bike Bath.The sunshine was the perfect addition to this year's event which saw the highest number of riders take part and ride distance of either 25, 50 or 80 miles.
Following on from Caven O'Hara's review of the same event, here Cyclosport's Jennifer Trotman takes on the Tour of Cambridgeshire - can she qualify for Perth as well??
In the first of our two separate reviews of the UCI Gran Fondo World Series event, The Tour of Cambridgeshire, Caven O'Hara rides for his chance at a place in the UCI Amateur World Championships in Australia.
The Tour of the Potteries sportive sponsored by international motorcycle/cycle lubricant manufacturer FUCHS Silkolene, is a multi distance event taking in the best of the Peak District from Stoke on Trent in aid of the local charity the Donna Louise Trust on Sunday 4th September 2016.
Human Race, the UK's leading event organiser, announces that ICAP, a leading markets operator and provider of post-trade risk mitigation and information services, is to become Official Title Sponsor of L'Etape London by Le Tour de France.
Cyclosport's Jennifer Trotman takes in the sights, bridges, weather and cider of Bristol's Black Rat Cyclosportive.
Double Olympic champion Dame Kelly Holmes MBE, fresh from the London Marathon, will ride the inaugural Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 46 on Sunday 31 July as she continues her quest to raise £250,000 for five charities: The Dame Kelly Holmes Trust, Hospice in the Weald, Myeloma UK, Pickering Cancer Centre and Mind UK.
Following the sad demise of KiloToGo sportives, Velo29, organisers of the Tour of the Pennines, have taken over ownership of the Cheshire Cat and Tour of the Peak for 2017.
Riders have until 10am on Tuesday 21st June to secure their place in this year's Telegraph London Cycle Sportive powered by Maserati. It's three routes of 48, 104 and 166 kilometres have received rave reviews in previous year's, with the much loved timed lap of the Herne Hill Velodrome returning as the finale.
Cyclosport's Sean Lacey rides the Cyclists Fighting Cancer Sportive in Stratford on Avon as a bonus after a friend in unable to make it. Here's what he thinks...