Event Calendar 2014

February 2014
9 FebSaddle Skedaddle Spring Series 1Tunnel Hill, SurreyClassic venues and courses from the popular winter events based in the south of England.
13-16 FebThe London Bike ShowExcel, LondonIncluding the Triathlon Show.
15 FebCycle Chilterns Brewery Ride 3Henley-on-Thames, OxfordshireOur third brewery ride, starting at Lovibonds Brewery with a recommended road route, returning to the brewery for a free pint.
23 FebWinter ClassicCannock ChaseLow key, fun event organised by Run & Ride.
23-28 FebAndalucia Bike RaceAndaluciaFourth running of the 5 day, 6 stage mountain bike race.
27 Feb -2 MarCyprus Sunshine CupCyprusPopular season opener.
March 2014
2 MarSaddle Skedaddle Spring Series 2Crowthorne Wood, BerkshireClassic venues and courses from the popular winter events based in the south of England.
8-9 MarStreet VelodromeBike & Tri Show, ManchesterFirst of the new event format.
2-14 MarYak AttackHimalayasThe highest mountain bike race on earth, 8 stages covering 400km.
23 MarWhinlatter MTB ChallengeWhinlatter, Lake DistrictFeaturing the Altura Trail and 30 miles of endurance mountain biking around Whinlatter Forest Park.
23 MarSaddle Skedaddle Spring Series 3Frith Hill, Surrey
23-30 MarAbsa Cape EpicSouth AfricaThe magical and untamed African mountain bike stage race – 8 days, 750km
April 2014
4 AprCopshaw Cracker Hill Climb TTNewcastletonA 4 mile individual hill climb TT from the village up to the county border to ring the Bagdad Bell.
5-6 AprNewcastleton Cross Border Classic SportiveNewcastletonA two-day sportive with a range of distances, riding one day in Scotland and one day in England.
13 AprSaddle Skedaddle Spring Series 4Porridgepot Hill, SurreyClassic venues and courses from the popular winter events based in the south of England.
10-13 AprSea Otter ClassicCalifornia, USAA celebration of sport! Everything you can think of that involves bicycles.
May 2014
2 May18hrs of FruitaFruita, Colorado10th annual 18 hours of Fruita at Highline State Park. The famous midnight start and an all singletrack course.
tbcGorrick Kawasaki 100 Endurochange of venue!Choose from 2, 3, 4, 5 or the ultimate 7 lap event covering up to 100km.
9-18 MayTrans-Portugal GarminPortugalThe ultimate mountain bike endurance race across Portugal. 9 days, 1150km from Braganca to Sagres
June 2014
JuneMountain MayhemGatcombe Park24 hour mtb race
29 Jun -5 JulTransPyrSpainThe coast to coast mountain bike epic
July 2014
20-26 JulTrans-AlpFranceThe original ‘trans’ mtb stage race
26 JulBontrager Twentyfour12Newnham Park, PlymouthOne of the biggest and best endurance weekends in the UK using the popular venue of Newnham Park. Combines a 24 hr mountain bike race, and 12 hour.
19-20 JulNational XC MTB ChampsHoptons Woods, Shropshiretba
26-31 JulSingletrack6Canadian RockiesThe new format for the retired Trans-Rockies event.
August 2014
early AugSchlaflos im SattelGermany10th Anniversary! A bike race, at night, in Germany. And there’s some beer…
tbcBrighton Big DogStanmer Park, BrightonA 6 hour race around the amazing parkland trails of Stanmer Park featuring tough climbs and awesome singletrack.
9 AugLeadville Trail 100Leadville, Colorado, USAFamous 100 mile out and back mtb race starting at 10,000ft!
22-23 AugGrand Raid CristalpSwitzerland25th edition of the Swiss Mountain Bike Race Marathon.
24 AugGorrick 12:12 Torq In Your SleepMinley Manor, HantsA 12 hour enduro at the classic Minley Manor venue. The 8 mile figure of 8 course will be a typically ‘Gorrick’ affair.
30 Aug- 8 SepGenco Mongolia Bike ChallengeMongolia7 stages, 900km, Yurt and Private tent accommodation. Sounds epic doesn’t it!
September 2013
tbc SepEuro Cup XCRLisbon, PortugalThe fourth year of this well known event with 12 hour and 24 hour options.
tbcLangkawi International MTB ChallengeLangkawi, MalaysiaThe second year of the 6 day stage race on the island of Langkawi.
October 2013
9-13 OctRoc d’AzurRoc d’Azur, FranceClassic season closer.
24-26 OctLa Ruta de los ConquistadoresCosta RicaThe toughest mountain bike race on earth. Epic 3 day mtb stage race across Costa Rica

Building on its first year success¬†“The Endurance Series”¬†is back for 2013. A collaboration of popular and established endurance events forming a series, riders score points in each event with Endurance Series Champions being named at the end of the year. Cash prizes!

The events that form the series are:

  • 24th March – tbc
  • 5th May – Gorrick Kawasaki 100 (7 lap race)
  • 10th August – tbc
  • 25th August – Torq In Your Sleep 12:12 (12 hour solo)