Based at the Evans Cycles Head Office, this is an established sportive with a very well refined route! Researched and developed by various members of the Evans outfit, we believe this is as good a day of road riding as you’ll get in the south-east.

A deceptively hilly course, with riders taking on Kidd’s Hill, aka ‘The Wall’, the infamous Ardingly Reservoir climb and the popular Weir Wood Strava segment. However, fantastic riding through the beautiful Ashdown Forest and stunning views across the Weald and beyond make all the efforts worthwhile! As with all RIDE IT classic events, there will be a choice of route distances, friendly staff and likeminded riders throughout. This route also overlaps with sections of our flagship event King Of The Downs, so if you enjoy it and fancy a slightly tougher challenge, check it out later in the year.

At a Glance
  • 18 Feb 2018 8:00am
  • Tickets On Sale
  • Evans Cycles RIDE IT: Gatwick Road SportiveEvans Cycles RIDE IT: Gatwick Road SportiveCrawley, West Sussex, UK
  • Up to 112 km (70 miles)
  • From 7.50 GBP
  • Unknown Riders
Crawley,West Sussex,RH10 9TZ,UK

Extra Information

Event Includes

  • Choice of ride distances to suit all abilities
  • Fully way-marked routes
  • Well stocked High5 feed stations
  • Mechanical Support
  • GPX files published pre-event
  • Rider times published post-event
  • A great opportunity to meet fellow like-minded riders

Start Times

  • Registration - 08:00-10:00
  • Short & Medium - 08.30 - 10:00
  • Long - 08.30 - 09:30
  • Event Closes - 17:00

Children ride free when accompanied by a full paying adult 

On the day entry available unless sold out and will include a £3.00 admin fee 

Routes are provisional, distance and elevation may be subject to change

Buy Ticket Event Website