Morning events, Sport, Cycling

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Led Cycle Ride: The Meadows to Musselburgh

Want to get to Scotland's Big Nature Festival the green way? Join a guided cycle from the Meadows to Levenhall Links in Musselburgh. The bike ride follows the National Cycle Network (NCN) route number 76 with local history and wildlife facts shared along the way.

The Meadows, Edinburgh

Sat 23 May

Free

Rides leave every twenty minutes from 9am to 11.20am and take approxiamtely an hour to reach the festival. Bike rides back leave every twenty minutes from 3pm to 5.20pm. Part of Scotland's Big Nature Festival.

Sun 24 May

Free

Rides leave every twenty minutes from 9am to 11.20am and take approxiamtely an hour to reach the festival. Bike rides back leave every twenty minutes from 3pm to 5.20pm. Part of Scotland's Big Nature Festival.

All Ability Bike Event

A chance to find a bike that works for you, whatever your ability.

The Crags Community Sports Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 19 Jun

Free / 0131 667 3334

Anne Frank Cycle Challenge

A London to Amsterdam cycle covering 155 miles over two days to raise funds for the Anne Frank Trust UK.

Various Venues, London SW19

Fri 29 May

£200 Registration fee; £1500 Minimum sponsorship / 020 7284 5858

Exact start point to be confirmed.

Bike For Bobath

Charity cycle run from the Riverside Museum to Balloch in aid of cerebral palsy charity Bobath. The route is scenic but flat and suitable for all ages and abilities. Refreshments and first aid are on hand along the way.

Riverside Museum, Glasgow

Sat 6 Jun

£15 (Children £5) / 0141 287 2720

Crags All Ability Bikes

Pedal power for everyone.

The Crags Community Sports Centre, Edinburgh

Fri 19 Jun

Free / 0131 667 3334

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CycleHack Glasgow

A global movement on a mission to make cycling more accessible in the city. The event begins with discussions and designing of protypes before they are pitched to an audience. The weekend also includes guest speakers, a bike fair and a BBQ courtesy of Simepre Bicycle Cafe.

Glue Factory, Glasgow

Fri 19 Jun

Full weekend £16–£20

Sat 20 Jun

Free

Cycle Faire

Full weekend £16–£20

Sun 21 Jun

Full weekend £16–£20

Epilepsy Action Tour of the Roses

Three day, coast to coast, cycle challenge in aid of Epilepsy Action. Starting in Blackpool and finishing in Scarborough the route includes parts of the first Stage of the 2014 Tour de France and passes the most iconic locations in the region. Accommodation, meals, baggage transfer, medical cover and mechanical assistance…

North Pier Blackpool

Sat 23 May

£400 / 01132 108797

Please note: rescheduled date.

Sun 24 May

£400 / 01132 108797

Please note: rescheduled date.

Mon 25 May

£400 / 01132 108797

Please note: rescheduled date.

Firth to Firth – A Coast to Coast Cycle Across Scotland

Help raise funds for Sick Children's Trust with a cycle from Annan on the Solway Firth to the Firth of Forth at Edinburgh. Return travel from Newcastle included.

Various venues: Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 25 Jul

£100 registration; £300 minimum sponsorship / 0191 282 5825

Gleneagles / Condor Cycling Experience

Join the entire JLT Condor pro cycling team – which counts double Olympic Gold medallist Ed Clancy among its ranks – for an exclusive ride-out event, open to both developing and experienced road cyclists. Participants join the professionals on a two-hour ‘friendly’ ride around the Perthshire countryside, followed by…

The Gleneagles Hotel, Auchterarder

Sat 30 May

£65 / 0800 704705

GoFest Sportive

A family cycle event around Surrey's North Downs with a choice of 20 or 40 mile distances.

Surrey Sports Park, Guildford

Sun 12 Jul

£25 includes medal / 01483 689111

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Guy's Urban Challenge

Run, cycle then climb a 29 floor building to help raise funds to complete Guy's Cancer Centre.

Guy's Hospital, London SE1

Fri 9 Oct

£20–£25 registration; £200 requested fundraising / 020 7848 4701

Sat 10 Oct

£20–£25 registration; £200 requested fundraising / 020 7848 4701

Kent Cycling Festival

The Kent Cycling Festival offers on road and multi-terrain off-road routes.

University of Kent Sports Centre, Canterbury

Tue 15 Sep

£7.50–£15 / 01227 764000

Tue 13 Oct

£7.50–£15 / 01227 764000

Letchworth Grand Prix

A one-day cycling festival forming part of the inaugural Tour of Hertfordshire Series. Enjoy closed road circuit racing as well as live entertainment, activities and local food and drink.

Broadway Gardens, Letchworth Garden City

Sun 14 Jun

Prices to be confirmed

London to Brighton Cycle

Start the challenge in South London and cycle the 54 miles to Brighton.

Clapham Common, London SW4

Sun 6 Sep

£100 charity fundraising pledge

London To Oxford Bike Ride

Enjoy a great Summer's day cycling from London through the Chilterns to Oxford in aid of Prostate Cancer Research Centre.

Syon Park, Brentford

Sun 5 Jul

£20 / 020 8560 0882

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London To Windsor Bike Ride

A day cycling from Richmond Green to Alexandra Gardens.

Richmond Green (Off Kew Road)

Sat 29 Aug

£20 ( £14.50; Children £9)

On Your Bike

A sponsored bike ride from Isabel Hospice. Choose from three distances (25k, 50k and 100k) and cycle away through the countryside. But don't worry, it's not all about the pedalling – there's also a BBQ, refreshments, a bike doctor and a sports massage tent.

Bishop's Stortford Rugby Club

Sun 31 May

Prices vary

  • 09:00 – 14:00 On Your Bike Bishop's Stortford Rugby Club

Portsmouth Triathlon

Swim, cycle and run past a slew of Portsmouth landmarks.

Castle Field, Southsea

Sun 6 Sep

£45–£82 Includes technical t-shirt and medal / 02392 814875

Prudential Ride London

One hundred mile cycling challenge in London and Surrey.

The Olympic Park: The Olympic Stadium, London E20

Sun 2 Aug

prices vary

Rat Race: The Crossing

Mountain bike from coast to coast on a three-day journey taking in the Lake District, the Yorkshire Dales and the North Yorkshire Moors.

The Beacon, Whitehaven

Fri 10 Jul

£360–£400

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Revolve 24 – Brands Hatch

A cycling challenge to raise money for charity.

Brands Hatch, Longfield

Sat 19 Sep

£100 to join Team Breast Cancer Care / 0843 453 9000

Sun 20 Sep

£100 to join Team Breast Cancer Care / 0843 453 9000

Rob Roy Challenge

Not for the faint hearted – teams take part in an action-packed day including a 16-mile walk (or run) from Drymen to Callander then a 39-mile cycle to Kenmore. A party and feast await the intrepid participants upon their finish. Teams should include four people and each team member is asked to raise a minimum of £350.

Drymen Village Hall

Sat 20 Jun

£65; £105 with bike hire / 07977 151540

Staffordshire Cycling Festival

Festival catering for all levels of cycling experience with two sportives and a mountain bike race.

Shugborough Estate, Stafford

Sat 4 Jul

0845 459 8900

Torrington Terror Triathlon

Nothing makes you want to grab your trainers and your bike like the word 'terror' in the title. This rural bike and run course is novice friendly but will challenge you.

Torrington Pool

Sun 26 Jul

01805 623085

Virgin Money Cyclone Challenge Rides

Get into the cycling spirit ahead of the Tour de France and take part in a mass cycle across the Northumbrian countryside. There are three distances available, 34, 64 or 106 miles.

Falcons Rugby Club, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 20 Jun

£28 (Children £14) / 0191 236 7078