Eroica South Africa

Eroica South Africa

18 March 2017, Montagu, South Africa

One of the new Eroica events on the calendar. The event takes place in the amazing region of the Cape Winelands in South Africa on 18 March 2017.

A weekend of vintage bicycle celebration. Bring your classic racing bicycles and ride through the beautiful Karoo around the dirt roads north of Montagu in the Western Cape. 

There will be great food and wine and lots of old bicycles.

For more information and to register visit: www.eroicasouthafrica.com

 

Eroica California

Eroica California

7-9 April 2017, Paso Robles, California, USA

We are thrilled to gather again with cycling enthusiasts and bike collectors from around the world in Paso Robles, California. This is a wonderful relaxed addtiont o the Eroica calendar.

Eroica California offers a most memorable cycling experience - a weekend of cycling entertainment including an ocean view ride with various route lengths and a Concours d’Elegance for vintage bicycles.

For more information and to register visit: www.eroicacalifornia.com

 

La Valentiniana

La Valentiniana

22 April 2017, Terni, Italy

La Valentiniana, 1st Race of the Grand Tour Historic and Gravel is a cycling event which takes place in Terni, Italy in partnership with the Bicycle Club Eroica.

Now in its third year, La Valentiniana includes two gravel circuits, one for bikes built before 1987 and the other for modern bicycles. 

Both routes are perfect for discovering the beauties of Valnerina Ternana and the Holy Valley of Rieti.

For more information and to register visit: www.lavalentiniana.it

 

Tour Classic in Ayrshire

Tour of Ayrshire Cycling Festival

29-30th April 2017, Kilmarnock, Scotland

The Tour Classic is a timed event held on closed roads specifically for participants riding pre-1987 classic sports bikes.

The Tour Classic has its own highly produced start gate and takes place over the Medio Fondo route at a Golazo Cycling Festival

As the Tour Classic is a race, riders are required to wear cycling helmets manufactured to current recognised safety standards. Tour Classic is a race, on closed roads, with a podium for the first three male and first the female riders to cross the line.

For more information and to register visit: www.golazocycling.com

 

lavieilleboucle

La Vieille Boucle Lustinoise

29-30 April 2017, Lustin, Belgium

La Vieille Boucle Lustinoise gives an appointment to the enthusiasts of old bikes, athletes and the less athletic, lovers of beautiful and old mechanics.

Cyclists are invited to take the start with vintage bikes, that is to say, manufactured before 1983 (shift levers on the frame, pedals without clips, steel frame). It is also advisable for the participants, all activities combined, to wear an adapted dress, in connection with the periods evoked (from the 30s to the eighties).

For more information and to register visit: www.lavieilleboucle.be

 

Eroica Nova

Eroica Nova

30 April 2017, Chianti, Italy

Nova Eroica Buonconvento means re-opening our white roads to modern bikes, while staying on the L'Eroica permanent route. Our VISION brought the idea of the white roads back to professional cycling, even to stage races, introducing new and spectacular technical elements. 

Nova Eroica seeks to unite competition, the bread and butter of all sport, and the pleasure of high performance, with time to look around and share moments of conviviality and comradery with your team. 

For more information and to register visit: www.novaeroica.com

 

Eroica Montalcino

Eroica Montalcino

7 May 2016 Montalcino, Tuscany, Italy

South of Siena is an area including Val d’Orcia, Val d’Arbia and the Crete Senesi, which the 200 km route of L’Eroica barely touches. This region offers breathtaking landscapes crossed by many gravel roads, a perfect setting for a bicycle ride.

This is why we created Eroica Montalcino, whose long route passes through Buonconvento, San Quirico d’Orca, Pienza and many other beautiful villages and towns. 

For more information and to register visit: www.eroicamontalcino.com

 

Eroica Japan

Eroica Japan

12-14 May 2017, Mount Fuji, Japan

Bringing the esprit of Eroica to Japan in 2013 has been a roaring success. We are thrilled to gather again with Japanese cycling enthusiasts and bike collectors in Fujikawaguchiko-city (Yamanashi-pref) in May 2017.

Eroica Japan offers a most memorable cycling experience - a weekend of cycling entertainment, a view ride on Unesco world heritage Mount Fuji with various route lengths.

For more information and to register visit: www.eroicajpan.cc

 

Tour de Rance

Tour de Rance

*Event Cancelled*, Pays de Rance, France

Created in 2014, the Tour de Rance Vintage Ride has become an unmissable event in the Pays de Rance region of France.

 This unique event in the region aims to combine cycling, culture and local heritage. Great ride with some famous ex-professional cyclists taking part.

For more information and to register visit: www.tourderancevintage.com

 

 

La Pedals Clip

La Pedals de Clip

21 May 2017, Barcelona, Spain

La Pedals de Clip is a cycle ride for classic pre 1987 road bikes. It aims to promote the Penedes wine region and its wines.

 The routes take you through the rolling landscape of vineyards, farms and wineries in the wine region of Gran Penedès.

For more information and to register visit: lapedalsdeclip.cat

 

 

La Historica

La Historica

28 May 2017, Abejar, Soria, Spain

This event is in its 6th year. Celebrating classic cycling. You will also sample the good food and excellent wine the local region has to offer!

Held on gravel roads and often you can spot a famous rider on the course.

For bicycles over 30 years old only, the historic ride takes in local scenery and the best of what the region has to offer.

For more information and to register visit: www.lahistorica.cc

 

 

Eroica Hispania

Eroica Hispania

2-4 June  2017, Cenicero, La Roja, Spain

The town of Cenicero will host the different activities of the third edition of Eroica Hispania, which will run the weekend of June 2-4, 2017.

In addition to the cycling day that will take place on Sunday, June 4th the festival of Eroica Hispania will begin its activities on Friday, June 2nd and will end on June 4th.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.eroicahispania.com

 

 

Tour of Cambridgeshire Festival

Tour of Cambridgeshire Festival"

2-4 June  2017, The Peterborough Arena & Showground, UK

The Tour Classic is a timed event held on closed roads specifically for participants riding pre-1987 classic sports bikes.

The Tour Classic has its own highly produced start gate and takes place over the Medio Fondo route at a Golazo Cycling Festival

As the Tour Classic is a race, riders are required to wear cycling helmets manufactured to current recognised safety standards. Tour Classic is a race, on closed roads, with a podium for the first three male and first the female riders to cross the line.

For more information and to register visit: www.golazocycling.com

 

La Polverosa

La Polverosa

10-11 June 2017, Parma, Italy

This event was born in 2008.  The dusty, today among the most dated and established retro cycling events in Italy. It attracts hundreds of fans for the great exhibition and exchange of saturday and for the ride of Sunday.

The philosophy of the event is to relive the feelings of the cycling of other times immersed in a context more natural, far away from traffic and noise of the main streets, rediscovering the white road which are now forgotten.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.lapolverosa.eu

 

In Velo Veritas

In Velo Veritas

10-11 June 2017, Wolkersdorf, Austria

A great retro cycling event in the heart of Austria. On the 10th and 11th of June 2017.

Stockerau becomes a hub of the world of cycling and a classic meeting place in the Weinviertel! 

Located in the beautiful rolling hills of Austria, there are 3 routes to choose from varying in distance and difficulty.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.inveloveritas.at

 

Retro Ronde

Retro Ronde

*Event Cancelled*, Oudenaarde, Belgium

The RetroRonde van Vlaanderen’ is a nostalgic and colourful cycling event during which riders from all over Europe wear retro clothing and ride classic bicycles.

You can choose to follow a route of 40, 75 or 100km through the rolling landscape of the Flemish Ardennes and up and down those well known cobblestoned slopes which make the Tour of Flanders race so famous.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.retroronde.be

 

Eroica Britannia

Eroica Britannia

16-18 June 2017, Peak District, UK

UK home of Eroica. Glorious 3-day Family Festival Camp in the green and pleasant farmlands surrounding Friden Grange in the Peak District National Park. A great weekend of music, food, drink, shopping & much more!

The ride takes place on Sunday with 3 routes to choose from varying in distance and difficulty. Join over 4500 people of the UK's largest vintage bike ride.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.eroicabritannia.co.uk

 

Anjou Velo Vintage

Anjou Velo Vintage

24-25 June 2017, Saumur, France

Now in its 6th year, Immerse yourself in a 100% retro and lively atmosphere : artists and exhibitors welcome you in the Festival. Immerse yourself in a 100% retro and lively atmosphere

The event offers 5 routes ranging from 30 to 120 kilometres. Immerse yourself in former decades and enjoy a ride through the marvellous Anjou landscape.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.anjou-velo-vintage.com

 

 

Eroica Limburg

Eroica Limburg

1st July 2017, Valkenburg, Netherlands

Eroica Limburg is a three-day event with fun for the entire family. In addition to cycling galore, you'll be able to enjoy a world of culture, music, food and drink at the finish area, the rest stops and along the way. There will be a wide range of exciting things to explore, from performances...

Three stunning and unique routes will depart from the global cycling hub of Valkenburg, passing through Belgium and Germany as well as the Netherlands.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.eroicalimburg.com

 

La Mitica

La Mitica

2 July 2017, Castellania, Piedmont, Italy

The mythical festical honoring Italy's finest cyclist Fausto Coppi.

The event takes places in the extraordinary hills where Fausto and Serse Coppi lived, trained and breathed cycling. The ethos of the event is to re-capture the essence of man and nature, while promoting leisurely non-competitive cycling.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.lamitica.it

 

 

Velo Retro

Velo Retro

14-16 July, Ulveston, Cumbria, UK

Velo Retro is part of the Retro Rendezvous Festival, a full weekend of brilliant retro fun. Whether you’re into music, food, film, drink, vintage cars and motorcycles or simply pottering around the lovely market town of Ulverston. Based around a semi-covered street party in the centre of town and featuring the fabulous Coronation Hall, Velo Retro has all the feel of an outdoor festival with the bonus of lots of covered space! It’s a great event for the whole family, so come and make a weekend of it.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.velo-retro.co.uk

 

 

The Mighty Corinthian

The Mighty Corinthian

15 July, Ulveston, Cumbria, UK

The Mighty Corinthian is the longest retro bike event in the world at 300km!. Are you brave enough for the challenge!

The Mighty Corinthian is a replica one day classic from back in the day. Big distances, lots of climbing, spectacular locations – all ridden on vintage steel bicycles in period kit! The only difference is that you’ll receive the famous Sportive Lakes support and you’ll be really well fed!

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.sportivelakes.co.uk

 

La Moserissima

La Moserissima

15 July, Trento, Italy

The event is in honor of Francesco Moser and his family, who wrote the history of cycling from the 50s to the present day, it comes the first ciclostorica of Trento, only stage of the Tour of Italy Historical Trentino Alto Adige.

Route Starring are the city of Trento and the valley of the Adige River, along whose banks meander a dense network of cycle paths, picturesque country roads surrounded by nature, the discovery of villages and passages in the history of the Via Claudia Augusta, the ancient Roman road.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.discovertrento.it

 

Chiltern Cycling Festival

Chiltern Cycling Festival

16 July 2017, Penn House, Amersham, UK

Chiltern 100 Sportives, the Amersham Classic, or Chiltern Cycletta womans ride.

Discover 30+ Vintage Market stalls, cycling fashion and gifts in our Velo village, savour our craft beer tent or why not dress up for our Retro inspired Concors D’elegance competition.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.chilterncyclingfestival.com

 

 

Bergkoenig

Bergkoenig Cycling Festival

26-27 August 2017, Gstaad, Switzerland

The most beautiful steel bikes in marvelous mountain surroundings.

BERGKÖNIG presents two different routings. One is for the tough cookies, offering more than 100 km with 2400 meters ascent on steep and narrow mountain roads full of holes, gravel and cowpats. The other is for moderate cycling on beautiful mountain roads arround Gstaad.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.bergkoenig.com

 

 

La Belvedere

La Belvedere

26-27 August 2017, Ticino, Switzerland

La Belvedere vintage bike event takes place 27 – 28 August in Mendrisio, Ticino (Switzerland).

It aims to promote the natural beauty and culture of the city of Ascona and surrounding area.

Choice of 3 routes 20, 30 or 60km. On Saturday evening have fun and dance away to swing music.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.abelvedere.ch

 

La Savoureuse

La Savoureuse

26-27 August 2017, Ticino, Switzerland

"La Savoureuse" will bring together all those who are passionate about old bikes, fans of vintage fashion, those who love bike wrinkles and gourmets. As its name indicates, the savory transforms refreshment halts into gastronomic stops where you can taste locally-made produce.

Offering 3 routes (30/60 / 90km) starting from Ciney, this day of cycling is suitable for families

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.asavoureuse.be

 

OldVelos Vintage Classic

OldVelos Vintage Classic

10 September 2017, Waterford, Ireland

This years event is moving to a new location. Check the website for details

The plan is for this year is to have a ‘Hero’s’ and a ‘Fred & Doris’ route. The latter will be geared a bit more towards leisure cyclists with a love of all things vintage (tweeds optional) and the former will be for ‘Hard men and women’ who are looking for something challenging to end their season.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: http://www.oldvelos.com

 

Velo Classico

Velo Classico

16-17 September 2017, Ludwigslust, Germany

A lovely weekend of cycling, good food, fashion and wonderful scenery. Held in the magical castle town of Ludwigslust, Germany. This is one of Germany's top retro cycling events and worth worth a visit.

There are three routes on offer: distances (45km, 90km or 150km) each starting and finishing near to the magnificent historic castle.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.veloclassico.de

 

La Superba

La Superba

24 September 2017, Nervi, Italy

Retro cycling event held on the spectacular Ligurian Coast. The event will start from the port of Nervi (Genoa) at 9:00 and will end in the ancient fishing village around 13:00.

The SUPERBA has two routes to choose from (one easier and one more challenging 34 km to 67 km) and 3 points Refreshments at location of excellence: San Rocco di Camogli, Santa Margherita Ligure and Recco.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.lasuperbavintage.it

 

L'Eroica

L'Eroica

1 October 2017, Gaiole in Chianti, Tuscany, Italy

It will be the 21st edition of the event!

The route of "l'eroica" covers some of the most beautiful roads in the area of chianti, valdarbia and val d'orcia, but the highlight is represented by those stretches of white roads that still exist, that allow you to experience the atmosphere of cycling in another era.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.eroicagaiole.com

 

L’Imperiale

L’Imperiale

7 October 2017, Rome, Italy

Part of the Grandfondo Campaganolo cycling festival.

L 'Imperial - The Appian Way: A great event for all of heroic cycling enthusiasts. The ride is reserved for pre-1987 bicycles and cyclists with vintage clothing and takes place on the same path of "Castelli Cycling", then from Rome to Albano and back.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.granfondoroma.com

 

 

L’Intrepida

L’Intrepida

13-15 October 2017, Tuscany, Italy

The intrepid is not just a bicycle tour of vintage bicycles, but it is a lifestyle and a party of 3 days involving all the small medieval village of Anghiari , in the province of Arezzo. It attracts hundreds of riders and visit creating an excellent atmosphere around the village.

The event offers three routes "Short" of 43 km, "Long" of 86 km and "Fearless" of 120 km.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.lintrepida.com

 

Punta

Eroica Punta del Este

2-3 December 2017, Punta del Este, Maldonado URUGUAY

One of the new additions to the Eroica calendar. Eroica Punta del Este is a cycling event inspired by the ethos of the famous Italian vintage bike ride L'EROICA.

It is an event that seeks to recover the values and essence of epic cycling along one of the most famous destinations in South America, Punta del Este and the surrounding area.

For more information and to register visit: For more information and to register visit: www.eroicapuntadeleste.com

 

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