2013 Sportive

Nomads Going Beyond Cyclo-Sportive - 19 May 2013

Stunning scenery and a joy to ride

The Go Beyond Charity Cyclo Sportive in conjunction with Hitchin Nomads and in association with the charity Teach Africa has 50 and 80 mile course options which have been highly acclaimed in previous years. Back for a third successive year in 2013.

This year we are again supported by Paul's Bikes, Hitchin.

The event builds on the course features of 2011 & 2012 which put paid to the rumours that there are no decent hills in East Anglia.

Entry Information - note that there are different pages for each of the two routes.
Go Beyond - 80 MILE (128KM)
Go Beyond - 50 MILE (80KM)

The event combines a great start location, well stocked feed stations, stunning scenery, and free refreshments post ride - what could be better!

Where: Hitchin Rugby Club, Old Hale Way, Hitchin SG5 1XL, for information on getting to the start venue and travel options click here.

When: 19th May 2013. Registration from 07.30; Starts from 09.00 to 09.30.
Entry Fees: £25.00

Parking: There is plenty of free parking.

What to wear: Bike helmets are mandatory.

Course: For the 80 mile course map click here. For the 80 KM map click here.

Drinks & Refreshments: There are 2 Gu aid stations on the 80 mile course. Well stocked with water, Gu energy gels, Jelly Babies and the famous Go Beyond Cake there is also free tea, coffee and snacks at the finish.

Don't forget: Bike, bike helmet, bike shoes, drinks bottles and it is your responsibility to ensure that your bike is mechanically sound and event ready.

Teach Africa Fundraising: To secure your free Race Entry all you need to do is commit to raising £200, which includes gift aid.