New Sportives with Sportive Breaks

It’s what we do and it’s in our name so we’re always on the lookout for new events to add to our line up of the best Sportives and Gran Fondos. Over the last few weeks we’ve been busy at Sportive breaks HQ with adding new Sportives to our programme.

You can already book for 2023 and for the extremely popular Big Six Sportives, the Five Monuments Sportives plus One Day Classics such as Strade Bianche, Gent-Wevelgem and Amstel Gold Race but we always like to add some new events.

In date order, find below some of the new events that have recently been added to our calendar.

New 2022 Sportives

13th November 2022 – Etape Cyprus by Le Tour de France

L’Étape Cyprus is the only official Tour de France event in Cyprus and one of the toughest of L’Étape events held outside France. L’Étape Cyprus by Tour de France provides amateur riders with the closest experience to riding a mountainous stage of the Tour de France.

The route of L’Etape Cyprus by Tour de France offers you an amazing challenge: with more than 3000m of positive elevation, you will climb to the top of the island and enjoy amazing landscapes, before going back down to the coast with an unforgettable view over the littoral of Cyprus.

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19th November 2022 – Giro d’Italia Ride Like a Pro Tenerife

The Giro d’Italia is following the very successful L’Etape by Tour de France amateur event series by organising a Giro d’Italia Ride Like A Pro race. Taking place on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th November 2022, the first edition of Gran Fondo Tenerife will take place this year.
This will be a special edition, full of surprises to celebrate the first edition of this Gran Fondo. This is your opportunity to climb the famous Mount Teide and take part in two epic rides.

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New 2023 Sportives

30th March 2023 – Gran Fondo Cyprus

The Gran Fondo Cyprus offers early season riding in one of Europe’s best cycling locations. Take part in this 3 day Gran Fondo with 3 varied stages on Friday 31 March, Saturday 1 April and Sunday 2 April 2023.
The Gran Fondo Cyprus is a qualifying event for the 2023 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships in Glasgow. By the end of each stage of the race, the first 20% athletes of each Age Category from a Combined Classification of the EXPERT and SPORTIVE Groups will be awarded with guaranteed entry to the Gran Fondo World Championships in Glasgow and be able to race for the World Champion title and the Rainbow Jersey.

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23rd April 2023 – Etape Loch Ness

The Etape Loch Ness is Scotland’s largest closed road cycle sportive taking place around the stunning shores of iconic Loch Ness. The 66-mile (106km) cycle sportive is a fantastic challenge with unrivalled scenery, so whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or a newcomer looking for your first sportive, don’t miss this awesome event.

The Etape loch Ness is a sell-out events. Entries will not open until later this eyar but you can buy your entry now with a hotel stay in Inverness with Sportive Breaks.

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28th May 2023 – Ride London – Essex 100

The RideLondon-Essex 100 is a unique opportunity to ride 100 miles on traffic-free roads through the heart of London and neighbouring Essex. It will start and finish in the centre of the capital, with 60 miles of rolling roads through some of Essex’s most beautiful countryside and villages in between.

The 2023 route still needs to be officially confirmed but we expect the RideLondon-Essex 100 to start and finishes in Central London with a start on Victoria Embankment and a finish at Tower Bridge.

Sportive Breaks are the official travel partner for RideLondon and we offer guaranteed entry for international riders as part of a hotel package. UK riders who have their own entry can also join us with a 1 or 2 night hotel stay.

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