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The Matlock Top 10 Sportive Takes Place in 2 Weeks

The Matlock Top 10 Sportive Takes Place in 2 Weeks

This is the fourth annual running of this iconic short but very tough road biking sportive in and around the Derwent Valley - well known for its road biking heritage. With the long route clocking in at 61.3km/38.1 miles, it's pretty short in sportive terms but factor in 10 tough categorised climbs with gradients regularly in excess of 20% all within a radius of 10km of the start/finish it suddenly becomes much more of a serious proposition.

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Yorkshire Earns Prestigious Cycling Accolade

GB Flag Yorkshire Earns Prestigious Cycling Accolade

Yorkshire's reputation as a world-class cycling destination has been further enhanced today by becoming the first place in the UK to be officially recognised as a UCI Bike Region.

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Cape Town and the Western Cape as a Cycling Destination

ZA Flag Cape Town and the Western Cape as a Cycling Destination

It can be hard for European cyclists to maintain enthusiasm for training over the winter months. Even those making a special trip to the warmer climes of the Mediterranean can't be guaranteed good cycling weather as Mallorca has suffered snow and cold temperatures as late as February in recent years. Now is the time to start planning your Winter/Spring cycling holiday for 2018 - and here's Cyclosport's suggestion: It's time to head further afield and have we got a destination for you!

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Two new videos showcase scenery of White Horse Ridge Gravelcross

Two new videos showcase scenery of White Horse Ridge Gravelcross

CX Sportive have released two new teaser videos for their upcoming White Horse Ridge Gravelcross event, showcasing sweeping scenery of the Ridgeway based ride routes.

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The Exmoor Beast Cycle Challenge Celebrates Ten Years of Roaming the West Country

The Exmoor Beast Cycle Challenge Celebrates Ten Years of Roaming the West Country

Now on its tenth outing, the Exmoor Beast marks the start of the season of mellow fruitfulness for sportives, coming as it does at the tail end of the summer and ushering in the West Country autumn.

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Registrations Open for the Mavic Haute Route Rockies 2018

US Flag  Registrations Open for the Mavic Haute Route Rockies 2018

Following the resounding success of the inaugural edition of the Mavic Haute Route Rockies, the second edition is set to take place in June 2018. The second edition will run over seven days from June 23rd to June 29th in Colorado, the heartland of American cycling. The seven timed and ranked stages will once again include the iconic gravel roads, high altitude passes and beautiful panoramas across the vast Colorado plains.

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New Sportive Comes to Wolverhampton

New Sportive Comes to Wolverhampton

Sunday 17th September sees an new event for Wolverhampton cyclists.  The Wolves-Wenlock sportive is set to take sportive riders out to Ironbridge and over the famous Wenlock Edge.  Using mainly quiet back lanes the event comes from the same company responsible for the Banks's Round the Wrekin routes in May.

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Maserati Haute Route Norway Test Event REVIEW

NO Flag Maserati Haute Route Norway Test Event REVIEW

Haute Route are synonymous with high class events providing the very best Pro experience for amateur cyclists, with their annual events in the Alps, Pyrenees and Dolomites, this year joined by a new adventure in the Colorado Rockies.

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The Great Exmoor Ride Is Good to Go

The Great Exmoor Ride Is Good to Go

The inaugural Great Exmoor Ride, a new city-to-coast challenge bike ride from the team behind the hugely-popular Great Weston Ride, is all set to debut on Sunday 3rd September 2017.

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Come and Ride with Phil Liggett on the 5th Hertfordshire 100

Come and Ride with Phil Liggett on the 5th Hertfordshire 100

With Chris Froome back in action in The Vuelta a Espana this week, there's no better time to get that itching motivation into full swing by signing up to the Helping Rhinos Hertfordshire 100.

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The Tour de Norfolk Touring Norfolk on Two Wheels

The Tour de Norfolk Touring Norfolk on Two Wheels

Tour de Norfolk, the annual cycle sportive which is now in its second year, has teamed up with Active Norfolk in its bid to get the whole of Norfolk cycling.

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Pearl Izumi 24 Hours Cycling of Le Mans Breaks Participation Record

FR Flag Pearl Izumi 24 Hours Cycling of Le Mans Breaks Participation Record

The 2016 attendance record is broken for this Pearl Izumi 24 Hours Cycling of Le Mans 9th edition! 2166 riders will rush on the Le Mans circuit on Saturday 26th of August, divided in 500 teams coming from 15 different nations.

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Stavanger to Host New Maserati Haute Route Norway Event

NO Flag Stavanger to Host New Maserati Haute Route Norway Event

OC Sport has today announced that the inaugural Maserati Haute Route Norway will take place in Stavanger. Following a successful test event, which brought together a mixture of local and international riders to trial some of the most beautiful and challenging routes in Scandinavia, organisers and local authorities have confirmed the region will host the first three editions of the event between 2018-2020. 

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Introducing the World's Longest One-day Road Cycling Event Red Bull Timelaps

Introducing the World's Longest One-day Road Cycling Event Red Bull Timelaps

Entries have today opened for a brand new road cycling event ... with a twist. Taking place across Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th October, Red Bull Timelaps sees teams of riders take full advantage of the clocks going back by racing against the dying of the light in a gruelling 25-hour race.

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HotChillee and Sigma Sport Announce New Gravel Rides

HotChillee and Sigma Sport Announce New Gravel Rides

Here at HotChillee, we have an obsession with gravel. What's happened to us? Are smooth roads not enough anymore? You can't help but notice the rise in adventure and gravel Instagram posts, freedom to ride over almost any terrain, true exploration. There's been a huge rise in popularity for good reason, it's extremely fun.

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