DexShell Back O’ Skiddaw Cycle Sportive

£47.00

Sunday 22nd May  | 9:00am

A great event open to cycle sportive enthusiasts looking for something shorter and occasionally furious on the climbs!

The Back O’Skiddaw 70KM sportive is graded as 2 out of 5 in the British Cycling sportive grading system, making it a moderately hilly half-day road ride in the Lake District! This ride has approximately 650 metres of ascent with an expected completion time of between 2.5 and 5 hours.

The course is fully tarmac, ranging from steeply undulating narrow single track, gated farm roads, to the quieter B and A roads in the area. If you’re new to cycling events then this is a great place to start but this sportive can also be enjoyed by cycling enthusiasts looking for something shorter and occasionally furious on the climbs!

This ride is open to electric and adapted bikes. As a potential participant you must study the ride information carefully and be confident that you can complete this ride comfortably before entering..

Pre Sales are Closed. Entries available on the day from Sports Registration on the Festival Village.

Raise money for The National Trust

We are offering all competitors the chance to fly the flag for conservation & raise money for vital work to protect mountain rivers.