We are proud to be sticking with OTE Sports for 2016. They will be on offer at each of our feedstations and our events. There will be their fuel at the start of each of our events.Read More
Unfortunately we have not yet had the event approved, with hold ups due to the route crossing another closed event path and the issues that it could bring. What we have decided to do is move this back to Autumn 2016.Read More
The hard work that is taken in preparing a route for a sportive is never really talked about. Its not simply about a few clicks on the favourite mapping tool to make a pretty loop taking in some scenery, missing some dual carriage ways and trying to find somewhere for feed stations.
Creating a route is like creating the adventure, its the veins and heart of any event. A good route will lead to less on the day issues, high satisfaction amongst riders and importantly getting everyone back safely.Read More
Thank you for your patience in waiting for us to bring together one of our few main events for 2016. We are really keen on making the Otley Sportiva for 2016 even better. To meet the ever changing, growing and developing women's cycling scene.Read More
I've been asked by the lovely True Cycling folks to give a few tips on how to prepare for a 100km ride. This is a great subject as 100km is one of those distances that some people often take too lightly in respect of preparation. Some folks will be fit enough not to think too much about it, some folks will find it daunting and hard. Equally, though, all can quite easily ruin a good day out by not preparing appropriately.Read More