This Week on Two Wheels (5th Sept)

Clip in as we have our first weekly(ish) round-up of upcoming cycling events around the UK.

Tour of Britain

Date: 7th – 11th Sept
Location: Various

The big news, at least in terms of domestic road racing for spectators (and some elite cyclists) is the start of the Tour of Britain. This will be a chance to catch Bradley Wiggins, Mark Cavendish and a whole host of other professionals battling it out throughout the UK.

Find out more about the Tour of Britain at the official website.

As well as the racing, there will be numerous cycling festivals and other events to celebrate the race. Take in the action in the Chilterns.

Or, if you’re in the South West, check out the festivities as the race passes through Bradford-on-Avon and other parts of Wiltshire.

Wiltshire 100

Date: Sunday 7th Sept
Location: Devizes

Continuing our South West theme, how about riding 100 miles through the stunning Wiltshire countryside?

Cyclothon UK

Date: Thursday 11th Sept
Location: Brands Hatch,

Fancy something a bit more bonkers? Well how about 8 or 12 hours of relay/team riding around Brands Hatch?

Steamride: London Oxford London

Date: Saturday 6th Sept
Location: Ruislip Lido, London

Something a bit more chilled out but still a meaty challenge? How about the London Oxford London (200KM) audax ride?

Aston Hill Root Canal Race

Date: Sunday 7th Sept
Location: Aston Hill

One for the boys and girls who prefer their riding muddy. Downhill racing for all categories at Aston Hill. Spectators also welcome.



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