Human Race and ASO bring you Dragon Ride L’Etape Wales by le Tour de France! As one of the most iconic sportives in the UK, Dragon Ride has been selected by ASO as the perfect representation of the world’s most famous cycle event, and will offer the same inspiring le Tour de France riding experience to UK cyclists.
The Dragon Ride L'Etape Wales is one of the UK's most popular cycling sportives. The 230 kilometre Gran Fondo takes in approximately 3,339m of climbing, passing through the beautiful Brecon Beacons and tackling many of south-west Wales’ most difficult climbs including ‘Rhigos', ‘Black Mountain’ and the notorious 'Devil’s Elbow'.
The event also offers a range of other courses including the Macmillon 100 (100km), the Media Fondo (153km) and the Dragon Devil (305km) for those cyclists really looking for a challenge!
Key features of the event:
Stunning South Wales scenery
Famous climbs, including Rhigos, Black Mountain, and Devil's Elbow
6,000 riders supporting each other to the finish line
Picturesque start/finish venue with car parking and large event village
Motorcycle marshalling by NEG Wales/UK
Live music and entertainment at event village
Riders pack posted out prior to the event. No need to register on the day of the ride
Electronic chip timing system with results texted to mobile phones after completing the race