The Lapierre Cycle Classics - 11th May 2015
The Lapierre Cycle Classics sportives are modelled on the three most exciting and iconic one-day Classics on the professional Calendar: Paris-Roubaix, the Tour of Flanders and the Strade Bianche respectively.
The Lainston House Hotel Sportive 2015 - 24th April 2015
The first sportive of The Exclusive Sportive Series was run on Monday 6th April 2015 at Lainston House Hotel in Winchester. Cycle Tours UK believes in creating quality events that leave a lasting impression. Over 200 participants attended the sportive, which is now in its third year. One attendee commented "It's the perfect event to start the summer off" . "Fantastic route, very well organised and good signage" another commented. The next event is the South Lodge Hotel Sportive in Horsham on Monday 4th May 2015. Sitting between Crawley and Brighton, it is surrounded by quiet country lanes that make for amazing cycling terrain. Cyclists will be able to tackle a challenging climb with the fastest entrant winning a prize for quickest ascent. The final event in the series, The Manor House Hotel Sportive is on Sunday 31st May 2015. Castle Combe, where the sportive starts, is often named as the 'prettiest village in England' and has been the site of Hollywood films such as Stardust and Steven Spielberg's War Horse . The Cotswolds is a cyclists dream with terrain that can be more varied, making it a fitting finale for the series. Tickets are priced from £35 for entry to each sportive and includes a phone call from a British Cycling Coach, Fully Signed Routes, Mechanical Support, Medical Support, Feed Stations and a PostEvent BBQ. For more information and to book, please visit www.cycletoursuk.com
The Col Collective Launches First Video - The Iconic Alpine Ascent of the Col du Galibier - 6th November 2014
The first video from The Col Collective has been launched - the iconic Col du Galibier. The Col Collective is a brand new online resource providing cyclists with the inspiration, education and support needed to climb the greatest mountain passes in the world.
Cycle a Difference Vietnam Challenge Ride - 'Last Chain to Da Nang' - Newborns Vietnam - 29th September 2014
Cycle a Difference Vietnam Challenge Rides are fundraising rides for Newborns Vietnam, a UK Charity currently providing the first public sector neonatal nurse training programme in Vietnam.
Etape Suisse 2014 Highlights - 22nd September 2014
The inaugural Etape Suisse, a new event offering the ultimate weekend of cycling, socialising and luxury in Davos Klosters took place in the idyllic Swiss Alps from 5th-8th September 2014. Take a look at some of the highlights below...
Wiggle No Excuses Sportive 2014 Video - 6th March 2014
The Wiggle No Excuses Sportive 2014 attracted over 2,000 riders and raised over £22,000 for Prostate Cancer UK.
VIDEO: Morvelo City Cross - 9th November - 21st October 2013
Morvelo City Cross aims to break down all the usual genres of cycle racing to create an exciting spectacle that will engage non-cyclists prior to Le Tour visiting Britain next year. Think pomp and ceremony of Belgian cyclocross with a uniquely Yorkshire twist.
VIDEO: Wiggle New Forest 100 - The Perfect Weekend of Riding - 9th October 2013
The Wiggle New Forest 100 Sportive was blessed with perfect weather which complimented the sublime course and scenery within the New Forest National Park. Check out the event video here.
Wiggle Wight Winter Sportive Video - 12th September 2013
Winter doesn't mean that you should stop riding, so we've put together a sportive that will light up your imagination, fill you with Christmas cheers, and keep you riding deep into the full grip of winter. With a short ferry ride from the mainland, mince pies, indoor feed stations, and hot drinks, this is an end of season must!'.
Wiggle South Downs 100 Video - 12th September 2013
Attracting 1600 riders in 2012 and now in its 5th Year the "The Wiggle South Downs 100 Sportive" is now a classic must do sportive! This fantastic event taking in the very best roads and climbs the South Downs have to offer.
Wiggle New Forest 100 Video - 12th September 2013
Now in its 4th year, the New Forest 100 Sportive has quickly established itself as one of the UK's biggest and best events. ..'a must do'. Selling out in its first 3 years, 'The New Forest 100 Sportive', is back... the pinnacle event of the 'New Forest Cycle Festival'; which attracted over 2700 riders in 2011. The Riders are sure to experience a magical sportive combined with post event entertainment, a BBQ, refreshments and Live Music.
Wiggle Wye Valley Warrior 2013 - 29th May 2013
The Wiggle Wye Valley Warrior is as beautiful, as it is challenging! Starting from the impeccable Chepstow Racecourse, you'll head straight up the Wye valley hugging the awe inspiring, majestic Wye River all the way. Riders will zig zag the river several times soaking in the views of the sheer cliff faces and the powerful river below. Along the way you'll pass some iconic landmarks such as Tintern Abbey.
Wiggle Ups & Downs Sportive 2013 - 8th May 2013
The Wiggle Ups & Downs Sportive is quite a challenge, with awesome hills to get the legs pumping and amazing descents to get the heart racing.
Wiggle Ups & Downs MTB 2013 - 8th May 2013
The Wiggle Ups and Downs MTB ride is based in the hills of the North Downs, which provides some of the best mountain biking the South has to offer.
Cycletta 2013 with Victoria Pendleton - 18th April 2013
Cycletta is the UK's leading series of women only bike rides set in stunning, family friendly host venues, supported by Olympic Gold medallist Victoria Pendleton.