Sportive revival: how the UK scene will look post pandemic

The sportive scene is set to make a comeback this year as events get back to normal

UK sportives
(Image credit: Russ Ellis)

Somewhere, possibly in a lost shipping container, possibly in the corner of a factory in the far east sit boxes of finishers medals for the 2020 Etape du Dales. They are forgotten relics of a sportive season that never was, their purpose unfulfilled. Trinkets of goals never achieved, and smiles never cracked.

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