What’s Included With Entry

As the 2020 event was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, thousands of the riders that had already entered opted to roll over to 2021. Thus in 2021 the available places are very limited and we are conducting a ballot to ensure a fair chance for all.

Why Enter the Ballot for 2021?

  • The UK’s most prestigious sportive
  • Sweeping Alpine-like climbs
  • Stunning South Wales scenery
  • Famous climbs including Rhigos, Black Mountain and Devil’s Elbow
  • Timed King of the Mountain competition on closed road climb
  • 4,000 riders supporting each other to the finish line
  • Picturesque start/finish venue with car parking and large event village
  • Famous Feed Stations
  • A major tick off your cycling bucket list


The event includes:

  • Finisher medal
  • Well-stocked feed stations with sugary goods, savoury food, energy products and water.
  • Riders pack posted out prior to the event – no need to register on the day
  • Mechanical support
  • Motorcycling marshalling
  • Medical support
  • Free car park at start/finish venue
  • Sweep vehicle for those who cannot complete the route
  • Electronic chip timing
  • Results texted to your mobile phone as you cross the line
  • Huge bragging rights!