As it's Valentines day this month, Madhare have come up with the War of the Roses challenge - not that love is like a war...

There are 4 distances to aim for across the 28 days of February, all on the same event. Everyone starts at Stage 1, with milestones set as per below. Just keep going and see how far you can get! The routes are centred around the Tour De Yorkshire where the War of the Roses was fought.


  • PLATINUM - Entire Tour De Yorkshire = 612.5k

  • GOLD - Stages 1, 2 & 3 of the Tour De Yorkshire = 435k

  • SILVER - Stages 1 & 2 of the Tour De Yorkshire = 301k

  • BRONZE - Stage 1 of the Tour De Yorkshire = 176.5k

Ways to Complete the Challenge

Nose in the wind, brave the elements!
(please ensure you stay within current government guidance)

Clock up the KMs whenever suits.
Auto-log your rides with Strava or enter manually

Mad Hare now host 3 official events on Zwift - the worlds leading virtual cycling platform. Join us for a group ride! Head over to Zwift for more details.

You can complete the challenge outdoors or indoors on a trainer - it's up to you.

Entry is free for Madhare members, membership also gets you 50% off entry to Madhare's premium events along with a host of other benefits for £12.99 per month.

At a Glance
  • 01 Feb 2021 12:01am
  • Tickets On Sale
  • War of the Roses - Madhare February ChallengeWar of the Roses - Madhare February Challenge, UK
  • Up to 613 km (381 miles)
  • From 10.00 GBP
  • Unknown Riders