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Organising an event isn't an easy task, there are lots of elements to think about and carefully plan. British Cycling acknowledges this hard work and how it contributes to cycling as a whole, therefore we have various benefits available to organisers to support them every step of the way.

Why Register with British Cycling?

Registered organisers can benefit event insurance, use of British Cycling's online entry system, marketing and promotion of events, local support and much more. The list below highlights some of these offers:

Event Insurance
Event organisers can take out insurance cover with British Cycling and gain up to £10 million public event liability event insurance.

Dedicated Legal Team

Dedicated team to deal with any insurance queries, claims and processes.

Event Management System

Create, register, and manage your event online.

Online Entry
Utilise a cost effective and user friendly online entry system to manage entries. This is FREE* for registered organisers to use. For further information click here.

British Cycling Event Listing & Marketing
Promote your event to over 700,000 British Cycling visitors every month through a registered event listing on the most extensive cycling calendar in the UK. Organisers have unlimited web article uploads via the organiser dashboard to allow them to keep their event page up to date, and personal their event.

Promotion on the Sportive Facebook and Twitter pages for registered events.

British Cycling Sportive Grading

Latest feature: British Cycling Grading (BCG). BCG will help riders choose which route suits them within your event, giving them an understanding of what to expect on the day and allowing adequate preparation beforehand.

British Cycling's Regional Events Team
Dedicated events specialist in your region for event support and advise. Find your Regional Events Officer here.

Organiser Resources
Am extensive pool of event organiser resources, including templates, and guidance when planning an event. More info can be found here.

Organiser Newsletter
Quarterly newsletter to keep you up to date with developments, pass on tips and advice for the running of your event and much more.

Event Timing

HS Sports are British Cycling’s Official Sportive Timing Supplier. HS Sports are a world-leading timing supplier available at a preferential rate exclusively through British Cycling. All registered events, using British Cycling's online entry system will receive up to 20% discount on event timing.
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* There is a small admin fee of £1 per entry, which is an optional cost if the organsier wishes to absorb this from the rider.