Cross Border Sportive on Sunday 02 September is perfect for the first timer and experienced cyclist alike. Tackle the chip-timed routes to test your fitness on the quiet roads spanning the border of England and Scotland. There are three routes; a 30 miler called ‘The Recce’, a 50 miler called ‘The Raid’ and an epic 80 miler called ‘The Invasion’ for the more adventurous! Minimum age is 12, all riders under 16 will ride for free but must be accompanied by an adult. Click here for further details.
This is a new sportive coming to Kelso on 06 May 2018 and there is a choice of 2 routes; 52km and 87km plus all the features you would expect i.e. feed stops, plenty of parking and finishers medals. Further details here.
Giant Kendal Bike Shop are organising a 100km and 50km sportive starting and finishing at Lowther Castle near Penrith and are hoping to get local bike clubs involved. The event is being held on Sunday 03 June 2018 and takes in some fantastic Cumbrian roads and views. Click here for further details about the event.