This section contains a list of events That should appeal to a wide range of riders
Saturday 16 June 2018 – Medway Big Ride
Part of the Big Ride Cycling festival. The sportive routes start from Medway Park and take riders on a tour of the Kent countryside heading east towards Faversham then south into the Kent Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. For More information click here.
Sunday 17 June 2018 – London to Brighton Bike Ride
The London to Brighton Bike Ride is an intermediate, 54 mile event. The Bike Ride follows a pleasant route through the Surrey and Sussex country side, starting at Clapham Common and ending at the Seafront in Brighton. The event is for cyclists of all experiences and levels. The cost of entry is £40.00 Adult – £35.00 under 18. For more information click here.
Sunday 24 June 2018 – Divas on Wheels
In aid of the Pilgrims Hospices. Enjoy the picturesque Kent countryside, great fund and a supportive atmosphere. Be part of this ladies bike ride and help us be there for the next family who needs us. Setting out from The Independent Pedaler in Bridge, near Canterbury, you can choose to ride either a 25-mile or 50-mile route through the countryside on quiet roads. For more information click here.
Saturday 30 June 2018 – Cycle 4 Heroes Sportive
Sunday 1 July 2018 – Fairies Flat 5
A choice of five distances all starting from Betherden Village Hall. For more information Click Here.
Sunday 1 July 2018 – London to Cambridge Bike Ride
Date: Sunday July 1st 2018. Start Venue: Lee Valley Leisure Centre, Pickett’s Lock, off Meridian Way, London N9 0AS. Start time: 7.30am – 9.30am. Distance: 60 miles. For more information click here.
Sunday 8 July 2018 – Channel 50 Challenge
In aid of the Pilgrims Hospice there is a choice of three distances 50, 30 and 10 miles. Starting and finishing at The Star, St Mary in the Marsh. For more information click here.
Sunday 5 August – Tour of the Weald Sportive
One of Mid-Kent’s favourite Sportives, the 112k loop (about 69 miles) with 8 major climbs, inc a KOM timed ride up the last hill with the quickest male and female awarded the Polka Dot jersey. Excellent signage, map, course description, chip timing, well-stocked feed station at 55k, large hall, kitchen. Event HQ:- Staplehurst Village Centre, High Street, Staplehurst, Kent, TN12 0BJ. Registaration 08.00 – Start 09.00. Entry Fee £20.00. For more details Click Here.
Friday 17 August 2018 – Bike around Brands
Swanley & North Downs Lions Club invite you to ride around the famous Brands Hatch Indy Circuit – and raise money for charity – at our 13 th annual ‘Bike Around Brands’, Friday 17 August (6.30pm – 8.30pm). For more information click here.
Sunday 26 August 2018 – Royal Tunbridge Wells Bike Ride
Starting from Dunorlan Park, Pembury Road, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 3QN at 08.30 (finish by 17.00). A choice of three distances 25, 55 or 85 miles. For more information click here.
Saturday 1 September 2018 – Thanet Platinum Series Audax
Sunday 9 September 2018 – Circuit of Kent Sportive
Circuit Of Kent Cyclo Sportive is an annual challenge cycle ride organised by Rotary in Sevenoaks attracting over 700 cyclists each year. There are a choice of three routes: 40kms, 80kms and 130kms route along quiet roads which are clearly arrowed or marshalled. There is a discount for groups of 5 riders or more. For more information click here.
Sunday 23 September 2018 – Tour of the Romney Marshes
Organised by the Rye & Winchelsea Rotary Club and the Rye & District Wheelers this event supports local causes. There is a choice of four distances 10 km, 25 km, 50 km or 100 km. Starting and finishing in Rye. More details when available
Sunday 23 September 2018 – Canterbury Bike Ride
Sunday 7 October 2018 – Fairies Fall 100 & 200
Sunday 7 October 2018 – Kent Velo Sportive 2018
Starting from Hilden Park Golf & Leisure Centre. The Kent Velo Sportive 2018 has routes to cater for everyone and our famous feed stops with homemade goodies! It is organised and run by KVG volunteers and all profits go to charity. For more information click here.
Saturday 10th November 2018 – Wiggle Kent Classic
Staring from Lingfield Race Course there is a choice of three distances 28, 50 or 79 miles with prices ranging from £31 – £45. For more information click here.