Choose the month or country you want to ride in to see the sportives available.
Sportives come in all shapes and sizes from local rides organised by volunteers at the cycling club to massive, closed road races featuring riders from all over the world. A collection of sportives including the oldest & toughest sportives in Europe, taking in some of the most famous climbs with thousands of riders from all over the world. If you are looking for a focus event for your season, this is a great place to start but make sure you train properly as every single one of these rides are unforgiving to the unprepared.
The season is short for the Big 6. Starting at the end of April at the amazing Mallorca 312, the big sportives are all crammed into the early summer months and close in mid July at the Etape du Tour.
Quickly becoming one of the classic European sportives. Join thousands over riders over closed roads taking in some of the most beautiful roads and toughest climbs on the island. Ride the 167km as a season starter or go for the two longer distances for a real challenge.
Playa de Muro, Spain
2019-04-24 - 2019-04-28
The most popular sportive in Italy, all 13,000 entries get snapped up in minutes. Riders at the front of the race take it very seriously with the event screening live on TV. Further back, Italians and riders from all over the world tackle the 9 hills in a great atmosphere.
2019-05-16 - 2019-05-20
A chance to climb the Stelvio and Mortirolo in one epic ride! There is something for everyone with 3 routes available. With some beautiful warm up rides and the Spa town of Bormio to enjoy this promises to be an unforgettable weekend.
2019-05-30 - 2019-06-03
The most beautiful sportive on the planet. Set in Corvara in the heart of the dolomites, the Maratona dles Dolomites takes in some of the best climbs in the region on closed, smooth roads. Riders from all over the world have been coming here for the last 31 years to ride this incredible sportive.
2019-07-03 - 2019-07-08
The original European sportive and still one of the hardest. The Marmotte takes in four giant alpine climbs, all legendary from the Tour de France finishing with the mighty Galibier and then Alpe d'Huez. A serious challenge!
Le Bourg d'Oisans, France
2019-07-05 - 2019-07-08
Your chance to ride the most famous sportive in the world over the Queen's stage of the most famous cycling race in the world - the Tour de France. A classic route taking in the final mountain stage of the 2019 Tour de France finishing high in the Alps from Albertville to Val Thorens.
2019-07-19 - 2019-07-22