Adventure X Series kicks off with Grizedale Grizzly

200 riders take to the Lake District to navigate tricky trails, fantastic fire roads and lovely lanes

Cycling Weekly and Mountain Bike Rider magazines’ 2014 Adventure Cross series started on Sunday (April 27) with the Grizedale Grizzly in the Lake District.

Over 200 riders took part in the event which started and finished at Cartmel Racecourse and took in the trails, fire roads and lanes of the area in a challenging mix of on- and off-road suitable for mountain and cyclo-cross bikes.

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Rider finish times are available now via Results Base, and you can find and buy photos of yourself in action through SportivePhoto.

The next event in the Adventure Cross series is the Moors and Shores in North Yorkshire on June 15. Book your place now with Book My Ride. You can watch a preview film below…