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For the rider that has done all the big sportives or looking for new areas to ride. These are the Sportive Breaks picks for great local rides on stunning routes. Each event is in a region rarely visited by UK & Irish riders and you will be in a peloton made almost entirely of local riders. Typically smaller, more intimate events than the Classics or the Big Six, we will set you up in the best bike hotels and provide locally sourced warm up rides to make the most of your break to these lesser ridden regions.
Take on the beautiful Tre Cime di Lavaredo in the Dolomites, ride between the Lakes at Tre Valli Varesine, over some classic climbs in the Pyrenees and more in these secret sportives.
A secret sportive, unknown and unridden by non-Italians, the 3Epic is a stunning route in the Dolomites finishing on one of the legends of Italian cycling - Tre Cime di Lavaredo.
Auronzo di Cadore, Italy
2019-06-06 - 2019-06-10
The sportive of Mont Ventoux. A stunning route taking in some of the best local roads finishing with the most famous climb in cycling. There is a long route options summitting from Bedoin and a shorter route tackling the climb from Sault.
Vaison La Romaine, France
2019-06-14 - 2019-06-18
One of the hardest challenges in cycling, More people have been to space than completed the 6 ascents of Ventoux. Our small group ride, led by world class endurance coach Jon Fearne is your chance to tackle this monster.
2019-06-20 - 2019-06-23
The most famous climb in Italy, the ultimate challenge - riding all three sides in one day. Similar to the Cingles du Mont Ventoux, the ride is 130km and over 4,500m of elevation. Ride it with full support at this great new event.
2019-06-30 - 2019-07-03
Possibly the hardest sportive of the year. The Marmotte is the original mountain sportive and this sportive over the classic climbs of the Pyrenees maintains the character and spirit of the original event.
Luz St Sauveur, France
2019-08-22 - 2019-08-26