Beyond Cotswold Sportive

Next Race: 01/05/2021

Cheltenham

BEYOND COTSWOLDS SPORTIVE (Saturday) 

The Cotswolds Sportive, is another new event for Beyond events in 2021, however with our experience and expertise we have every confidence it will become another popular event in our sportive portfolio an enjoyable test for many cyclists, if it follows the trend of our other sportives it will sell out before the day.

Simply choose a distance to ride either a short of 64 km (40 Miles) or a Medium route of 100 km (62 Miles) which ever you decide, you know it will be a great experience in this stunning environment.

This event starting and finishing at Cheltenham racecourse will take in lots of the stunning Cotswolds on the route, not an overly tough ride, this sportive is more aimed at a relaxed day in the saddle, we are just trying to help you enjoy cycling at its very finest, and what better place to do it, in what is a stunning area of outstanding natural beauty.

 

COTSWOLDS SPORTIVE:

All routes will start and finish at Cheltenham racecourse, and we have tried to make the whole route as open and free flowing as we could.

 

EVENT CENTRE:

The event centre location is at 

 

Cheltenham racecourse

Evesham road

Cheltenham

GL50 4SH

  • Free parking (Parking is next to the event centre and registration)
  • Toilets (portaloos)
  • Pre and Post event massage (Fee payable)
  • Hot and Cold drinks and small snacks (Fee payable)

We will have the finest coffee house serving Hot drinks, snacks, please bring some change as we are not sure about the mobile networks for card payments.

 

ROUTES AVAILABLE:

MEDIUM ROUTE 101 km or 62 Miles

The Medium route map can be found on the following links

RIDE WITH GPS

STRAVA

 

SHORT ROUTE 63 km or 39 Miles

The Short route map can be found on the following links

RIDE WITH GPS

STRAVA

 

ALL ROUTES MAP LINK:

You can view a full map of all the routes by following this link, however printed maps for you will be available at the start.

ROUTE MAP

Although the routes are comprehensively marked with route arrows on occasion people move these signs, we suggest downloading the route to a phone or navigation device just in case you need route assistance on the day.

ROUTES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE; WE ARE CONSTANTLY CHECKING THE ROUTES TO IMPROVE YOUR RIDING EXPERIENCE.

 

SPECIFIC EVENT INFORMATION:

Parking will open at 0700

Registration will be from 0730 – 0845

You can start from 0730 - 0900

The START will close at 0900 you will not be able to start after this time.

There will be a small safety brief on the start line just before the event begins, if you miss the briefing you will not be able to compete.

 

EACH RIDER WILL RECIEVE:

  • A fantastic finisher medal
  • Entry goodies (Distance specific)
  • Timed results
  • Safe bag drop
  • Aid station/s (Route distance will determine how many)
  • First aid in the event centre and throughout the event course
  • Post-race refreshments (Available to purchase)

 

MORE INFORMATION:

Whether you’re setting yourself a fitness target, raising money for your good cause or just coming to join the hundreds of other riders who are riding for their own goals, you know you can also ride just for fun.

(The event is limited of 500 riders over all the distances).

 

ALL OF OUR SPORTIVES FEATURE:

  • Facilities and parking
  • On course support
  • Medical support (Inc. on the course)
  • Full route marking (GPX and TCX files available to download)
  • 3rd party rider public liability insurance
  • Aid stations, inc energy drink (we do not supply gels)
  • Online results
  • Finishers medal
  • On site catering (Hot and Cold drinks and food available to purchase)
  • Pick up wagons
  • Massage available

 

 AFTER ENTERING:

On entering the event you will receive a booking confirmation email.

If you do not receive it, please check your Spam/Junk folder.

Further event details will be sent to your registered email address before the event.

Event updates will arrive approx. 1 month before an event, but everything you need to know is contained within these event pages.

 

FANCY HELPING AT AN EVENT:

We always welcome volunteers at our events so if you fancy joining the team for the day or even a few hours at registration or with parking, please get in touch. You will be rewarded for your efforts and will be able to choose an event to enter for free, that is any event and any distance.

If you would like more information, please email info@beyondevents.org.uk and someone will be in touch. 

You do not need to help at a Sportive, if you help at any of our events, running, cycling, triathlons you can enter multiple events for free. (Dependent on time given).

 

HAVE A LOOK AT OUR OTHER SPORTIVES AND EVENTS

WE HAVE SOMETHING FOR EVERY DISTANCE AND ABILITY.

Beyond Cotswold Sportive May 2021

  • 01/05/2021, 07:30

    MEDIUM (100 km or 62 Miles)

    £35.00
  • 01/05/2021, 07:30

    SHORT ( 64 km or 40 Miles )

    £35.00

Location

Directions

Cheltenham Racecourse, Evesham Rd, Cheltenham GL50 4SH

Goggle maps link here

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