Gritfest 2019 – Wales Premier Gravel Race
GRITFEST IS OPEN TO ALL OFF-ROAD BIKES. FEATURING 2 DAYS OF INCREDIBLE RIDING AROUND THE CAMBRIAN MOUNTAINS IN MID WALES IT WILL INCLUDE TIMED SPECIAL STAGES ON GRAVEL AND OVER A MIXTURE OF TERRAIN. WHAT IS IT? A 2 day off-road cycling event with timed special stages WHERE? Cilycwm, Nr Llandovery, Mid Wales WHEN? Saturday June 22nd & Sunday June 23rd, 2019 ENTRY FEE Standard Entry - £99 - plus booking fee Optional Extras: Electric Hookup - SOLD OUT Event Hoody - £25 (pre-order only) CATEGORIES OPEN - Ages 16 to 39 VETERAN - Ages 40 to 49 GRAND VETERAN - Ages 50 to 59 SUPER VETERAN - Ages 60+ All categories are based on riders age on 31/12/2019 EVENT FEATURES Accurate Electronic Chip Timing Camping from Friday to Monday Finishers T-Shirt Event HQ facilities & parking On-Site Catering Full route marking Family & Friends welcome Prizes for category winners Bike wash facilities First aid support Saturday night entertainment including
57th 3 Peaks Cyclo-Cross
57th ANNUAL 3 PEAKS CYCLO-CROSS Sunday 15th September 2019 (Entries closed) Please note that this years race will be two weeks earlier than usual due to the world road race championships being hosted in Harrogate. The 3 Peaks Cyclo-Cross is staged in the Yorkshire Dales National Park every year at the end of September. It is the toughest and biggest Cyclo-Cross event in the UK! What else can be said? Great spectacle. Unique event – well worth a visit even if you don’t take part! Excellent range of prizes. Start and finish at Helwith Bridge, BD24 0EH, 2 miles south of Horton-in-Ribblesdale. Please visit the News page for the latest announcements.
The Ridgeway is Europe’s oldest continually used highway. Dating back thousands of years, this was a prehistorically important route, with many ancient landmarks along it’s length, and ending at the magnificent stone circles of Avebury (which predates Stonehenge by some 700 years). Today, the Ridgeway remains a popular recreational route, and a fantastic long distance off road trail! Faster paced and less extreme than the South Downs Way, the Ridgeway is a fantastic gravel bike ride and gives you plenty to get your teeth into. The route keeps you high up and offers continuous sweeping views, with just enough dips and diversions along the ridge to keep your climbing / descending muscles ticking over! The surface only occasionally gets semi-technical, leaving you with over 100km of very rideable trail to enjoy! It’s a ride that invites you to open up
Kinesis UK Surrey Hills Switchback Gravelcross
An incredible summer adventure ride! The Surrey Hills Switchback Gravelcross is an awesome ride, in one of the south’s cycling hotspots! This is an awesome ride! Proper summer gravelcross, mixing up dirt tracks, forest trails and gnarly back lanes for some fast, dry, dusty riding! The Switchback makes to most of the Surrey Hills to create a fantastic, on pace open hill endurance ride, perfect for gravel, CX or fast MTB. Based in the ever popular Surrey Hills, the Switchback is a blast from the word go! Head out into the hills on a mixed course featuring the best of the magnificent network of back lanes, fire roads and tracks that this prime cycling destination has to offer! And of course, we will keep you fuelled and on track with the full package of organisation and support that you can rely on