10 of the best audax rides you should challenge yourself with in 2017

If you've been inspired by rides like London Edinburgh London or the Transcontinental then we have just the list for you - Words: Liam FitzPatrick

London Edinburgh London is the blue ribbon event of UK audax

(Image credit: Andrew McCandlish)

If reading about the exploits of the London-Edinburgh-London or the Transcontinental have made you a little distance curious, maybe you should check out an audax. We’ve picked out 10 of the best audaxes coming up in the next few months.

But be warned; despite their no frills approach, audax rides are addictive. A simple 102km ride and a slice of Victoria sponge seem innocent enough but they could be the gateway to the start line of the 1,200 km Paris-Brest-Paris in 2019.

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