The Velothon Wales 2015 Short Route

Just because there isn’t a short route in the 2016 Velothon Wales, it doesn’t mean that you can’t still ride last year’s route in your spare time. The full 140km Velothon route is quite an undertaking, especially when you take the formidable Tumble into account. We do believe that not holding a shorter route this year is a mistake that only serves to raise the barrier of entry and puts it out of the reach of many of the more casual cyclists among us –the very people we need to encourage. However, the short route at around 30 miles/52km is … Continue reading The Velothon Wales 2015 Short Route

Pre-Register for the 2016 Velothon Wales

Good news! 22nd May 2016 is the date set for the Velothon and pre-registration is underway. If you are interested in being one of the many thousands of cyclists who will #TakeTheProRoad at Velothon Wales on Sunday 22nd May 2016, please fill out the form Source: Pre-Register for 2016 — Velothon Wales A couple of things to note with the event next year. Firstly, the 140km route looks very similar to last year, but they are including an optional shortcut, bringing it down to 110km. Secondly, the 50km route will not feature this time around. They cite insufficient demand and a … Continue reading Pre-Register for the 2016 Velothon Wales