The Southern Sportive

Cycle Sportive , Petersfield – Sunday, 08 Sep 2013

Event Details

Event URN:


Start Date:

Sun, 8th Sep 2013

Event Type:

Cycle Sportive (Non-Competitive)


Churchers College, Ramshill, Petersfield, Hampshire, GU31 4AS
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Event promoted by:

Southern Sportive/Trail Break

Event Website:

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Cheques payable to:

online entry through British Cycling coming soon

Event Overview

A South of England classic event in it’s eighth year, now featuring the 192km Wilier Gauntlet. making it the toughest sportive challenge in the south.

The Southern Sportive covers the best roads on the South Downs, taking advantage of a wealth of superb riding both north and south of the ridge. The route bisects the massive rolling chalk downs several times; travelling over the tops on it's way to and from the coast, and passing through some of the most picturesque villages in the country along the way. The result is a flowing route that combines challenges and rewards in equal measure, with a stunning landscape backdrop throughout. Find out why it’s consistently praised as one of the best and most beautiful rides on the calendar!

Info for Riders

ONLINE ENTRY at closes midnight Thursday Sept 5th. The Southern Sportive is a fantastic 155k road challenge event that takes in the best road climbs the South Downs has to offer. And with 112k mid and 71k short options, the event is open to a wide range of riders and abilities. And the new Wilier Gauntlet gives you the chance to up the challenge to an incredible 192km!

The Rides

Date Start Ride name Ride length
8/09/13 07:30 Gauntlet - 192 km 192km / 119 miles
8/09/13 08:00 Long Route - 155 km 155km / 96 miles
8/09/13 08:30 Medium Route - 112 km 112km / 70 miles
8/09/13 09:00 Short Route - 71 km 71km / 44 miles

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Enter a Ride

Ride Gauntlet
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 08/09/13 07:30 0 laps / 192km / 120m ---
Ride Gauntlet
Sun 08/09/13 - 07:30
192km / 120 miles
Ride Long Route
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 08/09/13 08:00 0 laps / 155km / 97m ---
Ride Long Route
Sun 08/09/13 - 08:00
155km / 97 miles
Ride Medium Route
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 08/09/13 08:30 0 laps / 112km / 70m ---
Ride Medium Route
Sun 08/09/13 - 08:30
112km / 70 miles
Ride Short Route
Date Start Distance Est. Field Size
Sun 08/09/13 09:00 0 laps / 71km / 45m ---
Ride Short Route
Sun 08/09/13 - 09:00
71km / 45 miles

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