Look out for these sportive dates and cycle throughout the best parts of the UK.
April 7, 2019 – Ronde Van Calderdale
When you’re watching pro cyclists race each other on the cobblestone pavement of Paris Roubaix, you might be thinking of trying it out too. Well, here is your chance. Ronde Van Calderdale will be held in Yorkshire this April. Several challenges in this event include cycling through steep cobbled climbs such as the Old Lane and Shibden Hill. This cycling race is ideal for thrill-seekers and not for the faint of heart.
August 3-4, 2019 – Prudential RideLondon-Surrey
The UK’s biggest sportive is now open for registration. Entries are welcome until the event has received 80,000 ballots. In this race, you can pedal through the center of London in closed roads to the iconic finish line inside The Mall. Furthermore, you’ll be cycling through challenging climbs located in the Surrey Hills.
August 31, 2019 – Bealach Mor
Brace yourselves as the biggest road climb race in the UK is now open for entries. Bealach na Bà ascends 626m from sea level. This 145-km cycling route is considered to be one of the toughest races you can participate in. Aside from that, it is also the most spectacular event. If you’re not up for a 145-km race, there is a 69-km option available.
September 15, 2019 – London to Brighton Cycle Ride
This race is a must-try, especially for all cyclists. The London to Brighton Cycle Ride is a charity race with amazing amenities. If you fancy filling yourself up with food after a grueling ride, there is a buffet lunch at the 46km point. This charity event is held to help raise money for numerous charities around the country. The 2019 charity partner of this event will be the Great Ormond Street Hospital.