2013 Cyclo-sportive calendar: September

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LISTING KEY
CF – Changing facilities; ET – Electronic timing; FS – Feed stops; EOL – Entry on the line; ATC – Affiliated to a charity; EM – Electronic mapping

September

August 31 – September 10
UK End 2 End: Land’s End to John O’Groats
Land’s End Visitor’s Centre, Penzance, TR19 7AA
980 miles £299 + sponsorship
Website: www.ukend2end.com
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM 

Sunday September 1
Cycling Weekly Malvern Mad Hatter Sportive
The Three counties Showground, Malvern, Worcestershire, WR13 6NW
46/74/104 miles £20/£30
Twitter: www.twitter.com/cyclingweekly
Website: www.bookmyride.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM

Sunday September 1
AMR – Essex 100
Gosfield School, Halstead, CO9 1PF
50/100/160 km £28 – £50
Twitter: www.twitter.com/actionmedres
Website: www.action.org.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 1
The Cotswold Crunch
Cotswold Care Hospice, Minchinhampton, GL5 2PQ
50/100 miles TBC
Twitter: www.twitter.com/cotswoldcare
Website: www.cotswoldcare.org.uk
CF-FS-EOL-ATC-EM 

Sunday September 1
Marlow Red Kite Ride
Marlow Sports Club, Marlow, SL7 2AE
50/100 miles £25 – £30
Website: www.marlowredkiteride.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EOL-ATC-EM
SOLD OUT

Sunday September 1
The Devils Challenge 2
The Square, Powys, LD5 4RG
50/75/100 mile £18 – £25
Website: www.redkite-events_pg_Inspire.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM

Sunday September 1
Heart of York Bike Ride
York St John University Sports Centre, Nestlé Rowntree Park, York
22/40 miles
£16
Website: www.bhf.org.uk/heartofyorkbikeride
CF-FS-EOL-ATC

Sunday September 1
Road Sportive Series – Ruthin
Ruthin Rugby Club, Denbighshire, LL15 2AA
45/85 miles £27
Website: www.roadsportives.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EOL

Sunday September 1
The Rotary Dorset Bike Ride – Cancer Research UK
Bovington Tank Museum, Wareham, BH20 6JG
10/20/50 miles £13 – £17
Twitter: www.twitter.com/Dorset_bikeride
Website: www.warehamrotary.co.uk/bikeride
CF-FS-EOL-ATC-EM

Sunday September 1
Two Counties Challenge Ride
CIA Insurance Offices, Rugby CV22 5QF and
Jack’s Hill Cafe, Northants, NN12 8ET
50/100 km £10 – £15
Website: www.challengingtimes.org.uk
FS-EOL-ATC-EM

Sunday September 1
St Barnabas Grimsthorpe Challenge
Burton Albion Football Club, Burton upon Trent, DE13 0BH
58/76/94 miles £26 – £30
Website: www.itpevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EOL-EM

Sunday September 1
Heart of York Bike Ride
York St John University Sports Centre, Nestlé Rowntree Park, York
22/40 miles £16
Website: www.bhf.org.uk/heartofyorkbikeride
CF-FS-EOL-ATC

Sunday September 1
Caldbeck Killa Cycle Sportive
Richard Rose Morton Academy, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 6LB
64 miles £20
Website: www.sportinaction.co.uk
ET-FS

Sunday September 1
The Tour Ride Stoke-on-Trent
Trentham Gardens, Stoke on Trent, ST4 8JG
50/100 miles £35
Twitter: @thetourride
Website: www.thetour.co.uk
ET-FS-EM 

Sunday September 1
Selby Three Swans Sportive
Profiles Health & Fitness Centre, Portholme Crescent, Selby, YO8 4YR
6/25/60/90 miles £15-£25
Twitter: @3SwansSportive
Website: www.Selbythreeswanssportive.org
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 8
Hill Billy Sportive
50 miles  £10 – £15
Sandyford Community Fire Station – Marlborough Way, Stoke-on-Trent,  ST6 5NZ
Website: www.kidsgrove-wheelers.co.uk/hillbilly.html
FS/EOL

September 4 – 8
London to Paris Cycle Ride – Breast Cancer Care
Blackheath Common, London, SE3
300m £149 + sponsorship
Twitter: www.twitter.com/bccare
Website: www.breastcancercare.org.uk/fundraising-events
FS 

Saturday September 7
Highland Perthshire Cycling – Cycle Marathon
Aberfeldy Cycling Centre, Aberfeldy, PH15 2BP
13/26 miles £12 – £22
Twitter: www.twitter.com/HPCycling
Website: www.highlandperthshirecycling.co.uk
CF-ET-FS

Saturday September 7
Moor 2 Sea Sportive
Exeter Racecourse Conference Centre, Exeter, EX6 7XS
67/112 miles £35
Twitter: www.twitter.com/Moor2sea2013
Website: www.moor2sea.com
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Saturday September 7
Giant’s Causeway Coast Sportive
Ballycastle Sea Front, Co. Antrim, BT54 6BN
35/80/115 miles £35
Website: www.giantscausewaycoastsportive.com
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM 

Saturday September 7
Bealach Mor
90 miles / £39
Website: http://www.handsonevents.co.uk 

Saturday September 7
Cycle Marathon
Highland Perthshire Cycling, Aberfeldy, PH15 2BP
13/26 miles £20
Twitter: www.twitter.com/HPCycling
Website: www.highlandperthshirecycling.co.uk/events/hpf-sportive
CF-ET-EOL

Saturday September 7
Wiggle Steeplechase Sportive
Huntingdon Race Course, Huntingdon, PE28 4NL
45/65/90 miles £18 – £28
Twitter: www.twitter.com/ukcyclingevents
Website: www.ukcyclingevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

September 7 – 8
AMR – RIDE24
Thruxton Circuit, Hampshire, SP11 8PW
24hr relay race £60 – £240
Twitter: www.twitter.com/actionmedres
Website: www.action.org.uk/ride24
CF-ET-FS-ATC

Sunday September 8
Circuit of Kent
Sevenoaks Prep School, Sevenoaks, TN15 0JU
80/130 km £30
Website: www.kentcyclosportive.co.uk
Twitter: www.twitter.com/Eileenwilliam20
CF-ET-FS-ATC 

Sunday September 8
The Southern Sportive
Churchers College, Petersfield, GU31 4AS
71/112/155/192 km £25 – £29
Twitter: www.twitter.com/cyclosportive
Website: www.southernsportive.com
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 8
Etape Cymru
The Typhoon Business Centre, Chessington KT9 1RH
92 miles £59
Twitter: www.twitter.com/HumanRaceEvents
Website: www.etape-cymru.co.uk
ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 8
Wiggle Steeplechase Sportive
Huntingdon Race Course Huntingdon, PE28 4NL
45/65/90 miles £18 – £28
Twitter: www.twitter.com/ukcyclingevents
Website: www.ukcyclingevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 8
Evans Cycles RideIt! King of the Pennines Challenge Sportive
Aireville School, Skipton, BD23 1UQ
45/99 miles £27 – £29.50
Website: www.evanscycles.com/ride-it/find-a-ride
CF-ET-FS-EOL-EM

Sunday September 8
Freshnlo Pedal for Scotland
Ribble House, Bamber Bridge, PR5 6UP
110 miles £38
Twitter: www.twitter.com/pedalscotland
Website: www.pedalforscotland.org
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 8
Le Petit Grand Prix
Yarborough Leisure Centre, Lincoln, LN1 3SP
54/83/110 miles £25 – £30
Website: www.itpevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EOL-EM

Sunday September 8
Shakespeare AUTUMN 100
Stratford-upon-Avon P&R, CV37 0RE
62/ 100 miles £26- £32
Website: www.shakespeare100.org.uk
CF-FS-EOL-ATC-EM

September 9-21
The Ask Italian Grand Tour
UK wide
35/40/505/570 miles £25-£500 + sponsorship
Twitter: @ASKItalian
Website: www.askitaliangrandtour.co.uk
FS

Friday September 13
The Snetterton Bike Ride Challenge
Snetterton Race Circuit, Snetterton, Norfolk, NR16 2JU
3mile laps
£10
Website: www.actionforchildren.org.uk/snettertonbikeride2013
CF-ATC
 
Friday September 13
The Brands Hatch Bike Ride Challenge
Brands Hatch Race Circuit, Fawkham, Kent, DA3 8NG
1 Mile Laps
£10
Website: www.actionforchildren.org.uk/brandshatchbikeride2013
CF-ATC

Saturday September 14
Mendip & Cranborne Randonee
Frome Market Standerwick, Frome, Somerset, BA11 2QB
100k £12
Website: www.fromeanddistrictwheelers.com
CF-FS-ATC-EM 

Saturday September 14
The Otley Sportive
The Bridge Church, Otley, LS21 1RW
12/40/70 miles £12
Twitter: www.twitter.com/otleysportive
Website: www.otleysportive.com
FS-EOL-ATC

Saturday September 14
Cambrian Coast Sportive
Welsh Cycling Events, Aberdovey, Wales, LL35 0LN
163km/100km/50km £15-£28
Website: www.welshcyclingevents.co.uk
ET-FS 

Saturday September 14
The Tour Ride Scotland
Glentress, Peebles, EH45 8NB and Drumlanrig Castle, Thornhill, DG3 4AQ
50/100 miles £35
Twitter: @thetourride
Website: www.thetour.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM 

Saturday September 14
The Silverstone 24hr Cycling Grand Prix
Silverstone Circuit, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 8TN
24 hrs £150-£200
Website: www.thesilverstone24.com
CF-FS-ATC 

Sunday September 15
The Shibden Spinner
40/90 miles £20
Shibden Hall Estate, Lister’s Rd, Halifax, West Yorkshire HX3 6XG
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/walkandridefest
Website: www.mytrievents.co.uk/sportive/shibden-spinner-sportive
FS-ET

Sunday September 15
The John Thompson Memorial Ride
Carsington Water nr Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1ST
45/76/125km £20
Website: www.darkandwhite.co.uk
CF-ET-FS 

Sunday September 15
AMR – Bucks 100
Gosfield School, Halstead, CO9 1PF
50/100/160 km £28 – £50
Twitter: www.twitter.com/actionmedres
Website: www.action.org.uk/bucks_100
ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 15
Cheddar Cycle Store
Sharpham Road Playing Fields, Cheddar, BS273DR
100/160 km £23
Website: www.cheddarcyclosportive.co.uk
CF-ET-FS

Sunday September 15
Trans Cambrian Cyclo Sportive
Cwmdauddwr Arms, Powys, LD6 5AB
30/73/104 km £10 – £26
Website: www.clivepowell-mtb.co.uk
FS

Sunday September 15
The Cumbrian & The Lakeland Sportive
Dallam School, Milnthorpe, LA7 7DD
55/91 miles £25
Twitter: www.twitter.com/sportivebike
Website: www.sportivebike.com
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 15
West Midlands Sportive
Details to be announced soon.
Twitter: www.twitter.com/KILOTOGO
Website: www.kilotogo.com

Sunday September 15
The Jennings Rivers Ride
Fitz Park, Keswick, Cumbria
10/38/55/75 miles £16-£30
Twitter: www.twitter.com/cumbriacf
Website: www.cumbriafoundation.org/riversride
FS-ATC 

Sunday September 15
Cycletta Scotland
Scone Palace, Perth, Scotland PH2 6BD
20/45/63 km
£22/£33/£37
Twitter: www.twitter.com/cycletta
Website: www.humanrace.co.uk/events/cycletta/cycletta-scotland
FS-ATC 

Sunday September 15
Wortwell One Hundred
Wortwell Community Centre, Tunbeck Road, Wortwell, Norfolk, IP20 0HJ
54/100 miles
£20/£25
Website: blackcycleevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EM 

Sunday September 15
The Tiffin Wheeler
Tiffin School Kingston, Queen Elizabeth Rd, Surrey, KT2 6RL
25/60/90 miles £20/£25
Twitter: @2boatschallenge
Website: www.2boats.org/the-tiffin-sportive
CF-ET-FS-EM 

Saturday September 21
Spirit Bikes Sportive
The Cottesloe School, Aylesbury Road, Wing, Leighton Buzzard, LU7 0NY
110/170km £20/£25
Website: www.spiritbikes.co.uk
FS-ET 

Saturday, September 21
The Wakefield Hospice Sportive: The Dark Peak
Calder Island Way, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF2 7AW
72, 45, 23 miles
£25, £20, £15
Website: www.wakefieldhospice.org/Events/The-Wakefield-Hospice-Sportive-The-Dark-Peak
CF/ET/FS/ATC/EM

Saturday September 21
London to Brighton Off- Road Bike Ride
Froebel College, Roehampton University, London, SW15 5PJ
75 miles £35
Twitter: www.twitter.com/thebhf
Website: www.bhf.org.uk/l2boffroad
ATC-EM

Saturday September 21
Spirit Bikes Sportive
Starting 8am Cottesloe School, Wing, LU7 0NY
110 and 170km options (£20/ 25 entry fee)
Website: www.spiritbikes.co.uk
CF, FS, EOL, EM

Sunday September 22
Southdowns Challenge 2013
Southwick D Day Memorial Hall, Hampshire, PO17 6EB
50/80 miles £23 – £25
Website: www.southdowns-challenge.co.uk
CF-FS-ATC

Sunday September 22
Wiltshire Falling Leaves
HQ Wiltshire Motor Sport College, Castle Coombe Circuit, Chippenham, SN14 7EY
62/100 miles £24
Website: www.velosportives.co.uk
Twitter: @VeloSportives
CF-ET-FS-EM

Sunday September 22
Wiltshire Falling Leaves
Wiltshire Motor Sport College, Castle Coombe Circuit, Castle Coombe, Chippenham, SN14 7EY
100km/100m            £24
Website: www.velosportives.co.uk
CF/ET/FS/EM

Sunday September 22
Essex Roads Autumn Leaves Sportive
Hannakins Farm, Billericay, CM12 0SY
150 km £15 – £22
Website: www.essexsportive.com
CF-ET-FS-EM

Sunday September 22
Wiggle Ex – Terminator
Westpoint Arena, Clyst St Mary, EX5 1DJ
52/70/90 miles £18 – £28
Twitter: www.twitter.com/ukcyclingevents
Website: www.ukcyclingevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 22
AMR- Lake District 100
The Cricket Pavilion, Keswick, CA12 4NF
100/160 km £28 – £50
Twitter: www.twitter.com/actionmedres
Website: www.action.org.uk/bucks_100
ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 22
Evans Cycles Wales RideIt! Sportive
Parc Bryn Bach, Blaenau Gwent, NP22 3AY
15/30/60/80 miles £5 – £17.50
Website: www.evanscycles.com/ride-it/find-a-ride
CF-ET-FS-EOL-EM

Sunday September 22
Ibbos Cake Quest
Walton-on-the-Hill Community Centre, Tadworth, KT20 7SN
60/110/150 km £TBC
Website: www.ibbocakequest.com
ET-FS-ATC

Sunday September 22
St Helena Hospice Cycle Ride
Dedham, Colchester, EssexMonks Farm, Cole Oaks Lane, Dedham.
7/25/54 miles £8-£25
Website www.sthelenahospice.org.uk 

Sunday September 22
The Usk Challenge
The Glanusk Estate, Crickhowell, NP8 1LP
45/80/105 miles £18 – £25
Website: www.redkite-events_pg_Inspire.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-EOL-EM

Sunday September 22
Chariots of Fire
Marshall Cambridge, Airport House, The Airport, Cambridge, CB5 8RY
100 / 62 / 36miles
Website: http://www.wheelsinwheels.com/SSAFA/SSAFA_CHARIOTS_OF_FIRE_SPORTIVE.html
CF-FS-EOL-ATC-EM  

Saturday September 28
Ullapool Sportives
Ullapool
65.5/88 miles £39
Website: http://www.handsonevents.co.uk

Saturday September 28
BHF Manchester to Blackpool Night Ride
The Trafford Centre, Manchester, M17 8AA
60miles £30
Website: www.bhf.org.uk/get-involved/events/view-event.aspx?ps=1001598
FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 29
Ride for Michael Sportive
Penrith Leisure Centre, Cumbria
30/60 miles £15/£20
Website: http://www.epicevents.co.uk/cycle-sportives/the-ride-for-michael-bonney-cycle-sportive-sunday-september-29th-2013.html
ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 29
Peak District Bike Ride
HQ Tittesworth Water, Meerbrook, Staffordshire, ST13 8SW
25/50 miles £10/£15
Website: www.diabetes.org.uk/Get_involved/Raising_funds/
ATC

Sunday September 29
Cycletta Brighton
Plumpton Racecourse, Plumpton, East Sussex, BN7 3AL
42/79km £38 – £42
Twitter: www.twitter.com/cycletta
Website: www.cycletta.co.uk
ET-FS-ATC

Sunday September 29
Shipston Cycle Challenge
Lower Farm Barn, Warwickshire, CV36 5NQ
16/40/65 km £10 – £25
Website: www.shipstonhomenursing.co.uk
FS-EOL-ATC

Sunday September 29
The Lord Mayors Summer Cycle Challenge
The Lord Mayor’s Appeal, The Mansion House, London, EC4N 8BH
100km £50
Twitter: @LMAppeal
Website: www.thelordmayorssummercycle.com
FS-ATC-EM 

Sunday September 29
The Oban Sportive
Atlantis Leisure, Oban, PA34 5JE
52/84 miles £28
Twitter: www.twitter.com/obansportive
Website: www.obansportive.co.uk
CF-FS-ET-ATC

Sunday September 29
Wiggle Hell Hexham
Hexham Racecourse, Hexham, NE46 4PF
52/86/99 miles £18 – £28
Twitter: www.twitter.com/ukcyclingevents
Website: www.ukcyclingevents.co.uk
CF-ET-FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 29
The Dorking Shift
Friends Life, Pixham Lane, Surrey, RH4 1QA
30/50/100 miles £30
Website: thedorkingshift.co.uk/2013/03/shift-sportive
FS-EOL

Sunday September 29
Ullapool Sportives
Ullapool Village Hall, Wester Ross,IV26 2XR
65.5/88 miles
£39
Website: www.handsonevents.co.uk
ET-FS 

Sunday September 29
The Lord Mayors Summer Cycle Challenge
The Lord Mayor’s Appeal, The Mansion House, London, EC4N 8BH
100km £50
Twitter: @LMAppeal
Website: www.thelordmayorssummercycle.com
FS-ATC-EM

Sunday September 29
Colchester 100
The Bricklayers Arms, Mile End Road, Colchester, CO4 5AA
100 km            £4
Website: www.colchesterctc.co.uk

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