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16 of the best UK sportives 2021
We share 16 of the best sportives in the UK, and sort them by region to make it easy to find one close to you.
10 best cycling challenges for beginners:
UK + Europe 2021
We share our pick of the best cycling challenges for beginners who want to set themselves a goal for their training!
Cycling South America:
the Trans Andean Coast to Coast from Rat Race
Q&A with Rat Race about their South America cycling odyssey: the Trans Andean Coast to Coast.
route info, how to prepare and more!
We answer 29 questions about Mallorca 312 to help you know what to expect from this world-famous sportive.
Cycling the Isle of Arran:
cycle routes, where to stay + more!
Local tips for cycling on the Isle of Arran, Scotland, from the founder of Arran Belles cycling club, Janice Small.
Tour du Lac Léman (AKA cycling around Lake Geneva)
Tips for cycling the Tour du Lac Léman (or cycling around Lake Geneva if you prefer English) - things to know before you do it.
Cycling Ireland’s Wicklow Mountains:
cycle routes + tips
Desmond Bergin shares his tips for cycling Ireland's Wicklow Mountains, including routes and info for your trip.
Group cycling holidays:
what you need to know
Tips for booking group cycling holidays and for group cycling etiquette once you're on holiday
Tips For Cycling North London
(+ Beginner Road Cyclists):
Q&A with Yewande Adesida
Tips for cycling North London as a beginner cyclist from Yewande Adesida including north London cycle routes and tips for getting started.
The inside guide to cycling Geneva: Q&A with Bruno Toutain
Tips on cycling Geneva, including cycling routes, climbs and when to go.