South Downs Cycling

Bike and Cycling Events in the South Downs National Park UK

There are a large number of regular bike events in the South Downs. From the large well known London to Brighton ride to the relatively new Eastbourne Bike Festival. If you organise or know of any regular bike events in the South Downs area then do let us know via the Submision Form

Annual Cycling Events in the South Downs National Park

The London to Brighton is a famous long standing annual (June) bike challenge. It is now run by the British Heart Foundation. Have a look at the BHF Events Website for more details

Bike Week is the UK's biggest nationwide cycling event. Started in 1923 by the CTC there are now thousands of local and regional events. To find out what is planned for the next Bike Week in the South Downs area, please go to the Bike Week site and use their map and location search tools Bike Week

Eastbourne Cycling Festival is fairly new in the bike calendar it has already established a reputation as a comprehensive, well attended event. Eastbourne Bike Festival

Brighton Big Dog An annual Mountain Bike Race weekend at Stamner Park Brighton
Brighton Big Dog MTB

Brighton Naked Bike Ride is part of the World Naked Bike Ride protest movement with simultaneous rides taking place in other cities around the globe. The movement is aiming to highlight the vulnerability of cyclists on the road and is a protest against car culture Brighton Naked Bike Ride



Other Cycling Events and Event Organisers in the South Downs

It's well worth checking the official South Downs National Park website's event pages SouthDowns.gov There is also a lot of useful information about upcoming events on the official South Downs Way (SDW) website NationalTrails

SRS Events SRS Events organise a range of different Road Races and Sportives SRS Events

Evans Ride It Evan Cycles organise a variety of cycling events throughout the year and throughout the UK. Use their map tools to locate one near you Evans Ride It

Quest Adventure - Worthing based Bike Shop run weekly / monthly MTB + Road Rides Quest Bikes

Argus Appeal Brighton's local paper the Evening Argus organises a variety of charity cycling events. Here are their 2015 cycle challenges The Argus Appeal

UK Cycling Events Organise On and Off Road Bike events all year round and across the UK - including many in the South East / South Downs UK Cycling Events

Trail Break are cycling event and holiday specialists who organise serveral rides in the South Downs area every year Trail Break

CTC the Cycle Touring Club, is Englands largest nationwide bike organisation with membership open to everyone. Its many local divisions organise regular bike events and rides. Follow this link to use their online map and local event search tools Cycle Touring Club

Cycling Weekly one of the countries longest standing road cycling magazines. Has a lot of pro and semi-pro sports and events information on its website Cycling Weekly

Bike Radar publish a range of the UKs best selling bike mags, there is a wide range of year round country-wide events and rides on their website - this part of Bike Radar has now merged with Training Day and become Velozone



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