With the increasing popularity of cycling events in Scotland, there are now some very good facilities, and with them lots of really good cycling events. The event routes range from the extremely arduous, only suitable for the more experienced cyclists, to the very easy routes where you will find ideal cycling for the whole family.
So no matter what level of cycling you enjoy, there’s something for everyone. Most main cycling events take place between April and October.
Scotland Cycling Events 2016…..
Fort William Runduro
Fort William. (10 hours)
The Wee Triathlon
Lochaber Leisure Centre, Lochaber. (10 hours)
Dunoon Ride and Run
SYHActive Outdoor Challenge
Ben Lomond, walking & cycling
Closed road cycle in Perthshire. (81 miles)
4th – 5th June
Highlander Mountain Marathon
Marathon event, Ullapool.
9th – 19th June
Edinburgh Festival of Cycling
One of the UK’s best cycling festivals.
10 Under The Ben
Mountain bike event, Fort William. (10 hours)
18th – 19th June
Edinburgh Night Ride
Cycle 50 miles in one night for the charity of your choice.
Pedal For Parkinson’s
25 or 60 mile charity cycle, Stirling.
The Iron Ride
80, 130, or 180km cycling event, Perthshire.
Pedal For Scotland
Cycle from Glasgow to Edinburgh.(47.5 miles)
Skye’s The Limit
10 mile walk/run, then cycle 27 miles. Starts/ends at the Sligachan Hotel, Isle of Skye.
Tour De Ben Nevis
72km cycle starting in Fort William.
Nevis Range, Fort William.
I hope you find this Scotland cycling events list helpful. There’s some great cycling here, and some events raise money for charity, so you can have a fabulous time, keep fit, and help someone along the way. If you don’t own a bicycle and want to hire rather than buy, see Scotland Bicycle Hire for a directory of hire shops in Scotland.
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