RIDE IT Essex Sportive 2019

We're returning to Kelvedon Hatch on Sunday 28th July for our RIDE IT Essex Sportive. The ride takes you on a tour around the relatively flat, fast and flowing Essex country lanes and the chance to clock up a century ride for those that want to get some summer miles in. As well as the ride we've hired a big outdoor screen so you can relax after your ride and catch up on the latest TDF action from last stage as the riders head into Paris.…

The Cheshire 100 Sportive

Starting from the grounds of the Arley Hall Estate the 100km route winds its way through country lanes on the Cheshire Plains passing both Dunham Massey Deer Park and Tatton Park along the way before returning back to the finish. For riders looking for more of a challenge the 100 mile route is not only longer but heads for some more challenging terrain on the edge of the Peak District. There’s a chance to test your legs as we climb up through Macclesfield Forest before starting to head back past Alderley Edge and then a relatively fast and flat run in across the Cheshire Plains to the finish. …

RIDE IT Cambridge Sportive 2019

We’re heading back to the National Trust Wimpole Estate in Royston for our RIDE IT Cambridge Sportive on Sunday 14th July for what has become one of our most popular summer sportives. It’s a lovely rolling course that heads south into Essex and takes in some of the same roads that the Tour de France passed down when it visited the UK in 2015. As well as the ride we'll have an open air screening of the latest Tour de France action on our large outdoor screen.…

RIDE IT Leeds 100 sportive and MTB

Starting from the beautiful Harewood House Estate, we're ideally placed for an incredible day in the saddle. We begin by heading North for some fantastic riding in the Wharfedale Valley, past Lindley Wood, Swintsy and the Fewston reservoirs. Riders on the long route will loop past Bolton Abbey, and have the pleasure of enjoying the remote road up to Craven Moor, before an even more enjoyable 8-mile descent. The difficulty of this ride is offset by an abundance of stunning vistas, remote sections and the overall high quality of road cycling! …

RIDE IT Cotswolds Sportive 2019

We're heading to Didmarton for our RIDE IT Cotswolds Sportive on Sunday 30th June. It's now our 10th year visiting the area with a combination of off road mountain bike rides and road sportives and always a popular event. The Sportive ride is one of our flatter courses (except for the long ride extension which packs in a couple of hills!) and offers a choice of 4 route distances that head towards the river Severn before looping back towards the Water Park, with an abdundance of quiet roads, traditional stone buildings, and beautiful Cotswolds villages along the way.…

RIDE IT Cotswolds MTB Ride 2019

We're heading to Didmarton for our RIDE IT Cotswolds MTB Ride on Saturday 29th June. It's now our 10th year visiting the area with a combination of off road mountain bike rides and road sportives and always a popular event. Anyone familiar with the area will know it can be undulating and we're not shying away from its natural gradients. The MTB ride features long sections amongst the valleys provide some absolutely stunning views which are nicely complemented by some exhilarating woodland single track. There will of course be a few 'ups' along the way but the quality of trails and natural landscape make it all worthwhile.…

RIDE IT Hatfield MTB Ride 2019

On Saturday 22nd June we're heading back to Hatfield for what has become one of the longest running events on the RIDE IT calendar. Based just south of Hatfield, we're in a great place to begin a fast-paced day of off-road cycling. The route speaks for itself as we head through the award winning Lee Valley Regional Park, following the River Lea along some great trails full of ups and downs. This ride is full of tree lined trails and classic English vistas, all of which you might not expect to find so close to the capital, making it an early summer treat not to be missed.…

RIDE IT Hatfield Sportive 2019

On Sunday 23rd June we’re heading back to Hatfield for what has become one of the longest running events on the RIDE IT calendar, the original RIDE IT Hatfield Sportive. Based just south of Hatfield, the route takes in some quiet lanes and typical English countryside that often surprises riders given our proximity to London.…

RIDE IT Medway Sportive 2019

We've teamed up with Medway Council to host our RIDE IT Medway Sportive as part of the Medway Cycling Festival. On Saturday 15th June we'll be hosting a choice of 3 distances ranging from the 31 mile short route right up to the more challenging 80 mile long route that takes riders south into the Kent countryside.…

RIDE IT King of the Downs Sportive 2019

Our perennial favourite returns for another year of hills and endurance. The ride is a true test of cycling endurance with a 115 mile route taking you through the Surrey hills, North Downs, Ashdown Forest and Kent ticking off 10 killer climbs along the way. There are also two shorter half route options for those that want a slightly easier ride.…