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Scotland secures closed road UCI Gran Fondo World Series event with Tour of Ayrshire, 29 & 30 April 2017

Scotland secures closed road UCI Gran Fondo World Series event with Tour of Ayrshire, 29 & 30 April 2017

Masters cyclists in the United Kingdom can now qualify for the 2017 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships at the Tour of Ayrshire from Kilmarnock on 29 & 30 April 2017. This new event on the 2017 UCI Gran Fondo World Series calendar was confirmed at the recent Doha UCI Road World Championships.

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UK Cycling Events launch 2017 Wiggle Super Series

UK Cycling Events launch 2017 Wiggle Super Series

UK Cycling Events, the UK's largest cycling event organiser, are excited to launch the 2017 Wiggle Super Series. The Wiggle Super Series consists of 42 events, catering for both road cyclists and mountain bikers and includes the iconic Wiggle New Forest 100 and Wiggle French Revolution. 

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Badlands CX Joins the Growing Gravel Event Calendar

Badlands CX Joins the Growing Gravel Event Calendar

CX/Gravel riding is is gaining in popularity by the day it seems, and long term proponents of the trend, CX Sportive, have added another event to their calendar for 2016; Badlands CX from Henley-on-Thames, on November 27th.

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Get Set for the Epic Snowdonia Etape Eryri 2017

Get Set for the Epic Snowdonia Etape Eryri 2017

Entries for the legendary Snowdonia Etape Eryri open at midday on Friday 28th October with 2016 offering a unique twist on the classic routes!

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Team Type 1 and the Haute Route Set to Continue their Work for Diabetes in the Developing World

Team Type 1 and the Haute Route Set to Continue their Work for Diabetes in the Developing World

OC Sport, the owner and organiser of the Haute Route Series - the world's highest and toughest cyclosportives - is delighted to announce today the renewal of the event's partnership with the global diabetes charity, Team Type 1 Foundation (TT1).

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Great Weston Ride 2017 Entry Open

Great Weston Ride 2017 Entry Open

Spaces are already filling up for the 2017 Great Weston Ride and, if the feedback from this year's participants is anything to go by, riders are in for yet another cracking West Country day out next year.

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Route for the 2017 Etape du Tour Announced

FR Flag Route for the 2017 Etape du Tour Announced

Following the announcement of the 2017 Tour de France route, the second most eagerly awaited route of 2017 is the Etape du Tour - the sportive that follows a stage of the biggest race in the world, and next year will see participants take on Stage 18, from Briancon to the Col d'Izoard.

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Entry Opens Today for the 2017 Cotswold Spring Classic

Entry Opens Today for the 2017 Cotswold Spring Classic

Entry for the ever popular, sell-out, Cotswold Spring Classic opens at 9am on Monday morning (17th October). This Easter Monday event has fast become an early season must-do ride for many, giving riders an early season test of their legs.

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Evans Cycles is Pleased to Announce its New RIDE IT Autumn/Winter Rides

Evans Cycles is Pleased to Announce its New RIDE IT Autumn/Winter Rides

As summer fades into a distant memory, and the leave start to change colour and fall from the trees, plus that chill starts to cut through the air. Everyone's motivation to ride starts to waver due to these changes so the Evans Cycles RIDE IT team are challenging you to keep on riding with the launch of their new autumn and winter dates. 

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REVIEW: New Forest Rattler 2016

REVIEW: New Forest Rattler 2016

A very lovely drive up the Gorge, over the top of the Mendips and on beyond, into the rising sun, with the fields around shrouded in low lying mist. All very beautiful, all very positive, all good so far.

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Critic's Rating: 80.0%

Snowdonia Etape Eryri 2017: Entries Open Friday 28th October

Snowdonia Etape Eryri 2017: Entries Open Friday 28th October

Entry for the Snowdonia Etape Eryri 2017 will open at mid-day on Friday 28th October with some major changes made to the legendary sportives North Wales cycle routes.

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Cotswold Edge Sportive Delivers Spectacular Autumn Riding

Cotswold Edge Sportive Delivers Spectacular Autumn Riding

The Cotswold Edge Sportive next weekend (October 9th) brings Southern Sportive's road season to a close with spectacular Autumn flourish.

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Cheshire Cat Saved from Extinction

Cheshire Cat Saved from Extinction

Velo 29 Events have been organising race events, race series and sportives for several years, including the National Championships in Stockton this year. Now, they've stepped in to save the Cheshire Cat Sportive from extinction.

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The Tour de Force Explained - How You Can Ride the Tour de France

The Tour de Force Explained - How You Can Ride the Tour de France

With the Tour de Force, it is possible for an amateur cyclist to take on the entire gruelling ride of the Tour de France themselves, or even 'just' take on a couple of stages without the pressure of a race.

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REVIEW: Malvern Mad Hatter 2016

REVIEW: Malvern Mad Hatter 2016

Although she almost gave herself heatstroke, Cyclosport's Jennifer Trotman thinks it was worth it for a great day on the bike with the Cycling Weekly Malvern Mad Hatter.

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Critic's Rating: 92.2%