Everything tagged with sportive

Blog post: RideLondon promises a weekend of cycling fun across the capital in 2013

Hot on the heels of incredible success for Team GB’s cycling stars, the Mayor of London has confirmed plans for London to host a two-day festival of cycling in 2013. RideLondon will feature events for amateur, club and elite cyclists.&nbs...

Discussion: How many calories for a 80-mile sportive?

It's probably different for everyone, but I'm doing a long-ish sportive next Sunday and wondered how much food I should aim to take in. 80 miles with 1500 metres of climbing, so maybe 6+ hours. more than a piece of flapjack, I imagine?

Event: Orchid Cycle Essex

Lake Meadows Park, Billericay, Essex Join Orchid and Essex Roads Cycling Club for our 20, 40, 75 and 100-mile sponsored cycle rides from Billericay through the beautiful Essex countryside. Includes “The Essex-Tunner”, a timed cyclo-...

Event: Castle Ride 100

Place: Tonbridge Castle Description:The Castle Ride is one of the most popular events in the South East with nearly 1,000 cyclists taking part. With a choice of 100km or 100-mile routes to choose from, both will offer up a stiff challenge thro...