Looking for a socially distanced gravel event? The Gritty 130 could be the perfect ride

Taking in 130km of the best scenery and trails in Mid Wales, the event promises to be a blast

After what has been a turbulent year for almost everyone, cycling events are now starting to return with the Gritty 130 set to be the first off-road cycle event to be held within Wales post lockdown.

Organised in close collaboration with both Natural Resources Wales and under British Cycling and Welsh Cycling guidance, Gritty 130 will be run with procedures in place that will ensure social distancing is followed throughout and limited to a maximum of 100 entries with staggered starts.

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James Bracey

James Bracey's career has seen him move from geography teacher, to MBR writer, to Cycling Weekly's senior tech writer and video presenter. He possesses an in-depth knowledge of bicycle mechanics, as well as bike fit and coaching qualifications. Bracey enjoys all manner of cycling, from road to gravel and mountain biking.