Organised Peak District cycle events by date.
At the time of writing (mid-December 2018) there are still quite a few dates to be finalised. We will be updating this page as and when we get details. We’ve also left the links to the 2018 events if you want to try and find out information for yourself.
Please feel free to ask us for more information. For entering or getting a place on one of the events, please get in contact with the organiser
16th March 2019 – Peak District Mountain Bike Challenge – 69 or 37 km
date tbc – Igloo sportive – 27 or 51 miles
dates tbc – Core mtb skills – based in the Hope Valley
back in March 2020 – Battle of Bradfield Sportive
19th May 2019 – Tour of the Peak – 185 or 99 km – start/finish in Bakewell
dates tbc – Core mtb skills (ladies only) – based in the Hope Valley
date tbc – Peak District Pioneer Adventure Cross – 72 or 47 miles, mtb or cross bikes
back in June 2020 – Peak Epic sportive – 103 miles (and 4,000 metres of climbing)
date tbc – Nova Erioca Britannia – Like the Eroica but new bikes allowed! 86 miles, not for the faint hearted!
date tbc – Eroica Britannia – 30, 60 or 100 miles on vintage bikes. A weekend of fun
dates tbc – Core MTB skills – based in the Hope Valley
date tbc – Steel Valley MTB ride
date tbc – Beyond the Trail Centre advanced MTB skills – based in the Hope Valley
23rd June 2019 – Bradwell Hill Billy Sportive – 78km with 2,334m of ascent over 7 challenging hill climbs
17th August 2019 – Evans Cycles Ride It Peak District Off-road – extra hilly, multiple climbs that may be steep or long
18th August 2019 – Evans Cycles Peak District Road Sportive – extra hilly, difficulty 5 out of 5 according to the website – you have been warned!
31st August 2019 – Thornbridge Brewery Sportive – two distances starting from Bakewell
date tbc – Hopetech Women Ride
31st August – 1st Sept 2019 – Scott MTB Marathon Series
21st September 2019 – Peaks Tour Sportive – 100, 75 or 55 miles
date tbc – Sir William Hill Climb – 1.1 miles (1.77km) at an average of 11%
date tbc – Grindleford Goat – with proceeds to the village shop, a really friendly event – three routes 8.5km family ride, 54km & 108km
date tbc – The Brutal Tootle – 100km gravel ride, suitable for cross and gravel and hardtail mtb bikes
date tbc – Monsal Head Hill Climb – short and sweet but you’ll need to be fast!
dates tbc – Beyond the Trail Centre advanced MTB skills (ladies only) – based in the Hope Valley
date tbc – Matlock Top 10 sportive – 20 or 38 miles (some 20% hills)
dates tbc – Beyond the Trail Centre advanced MTB skills – based in the Hope Valley