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Australia Road Cycling Events

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Alpine ClassicBright, Victoria, AU

Victorias beautiful high country is waiting take the challenge on the 33rd installment of Australias best-supported ride!

Set yourself, your friends and family a challenge and see the world from a whole new perspective from a bicycle at the top of a mountain (or 4 mountains!)

Our riders are men and women, boys and girls from 10 years old to 80 and up you dont need to be a superhero to have the time of your life.

AUD $115 - AUD $285
60k • 70k • 130k • 140k • 200k • 250k • 320k
Alpine Classic
Shimano Wollongong CriteriumWollongong, New South Wales, AU

A day of leg-burning action!

The very best riders from NSW, Australia and abroad will fight it out in one of the most iconic bike races in Australia. This will be a race to remember!

Make the most of the day by bringing all the family members. There is plenty of space along the course to get close to the action and see the riders flash by. The best experience is right next to the finish line in the prestigious VIP area. The area is dedicated space for the best place to view the race and is where you can relax for the day, eating and drinking with some of your best friends or perhaps workmates.

AUD $30 - AUD $80
Shimano Wollongong Critérium
Shimano Wollongong Criterium
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Kalamunda 100Pickering Brook, Western Australia, AU

The Kalamunda 100 provides one of Perths most challenging rides through the picturesque hills of Kalamunda, Pickering Brook and Mundaring. It is specifically designed to put your legs to the test and check your fitness before the epic 2019 Dams Challenge. Register as an individual, with your riding partner or in a team of up to nine riders. You can enter the event as an individual or team of up to 9 riders. The event is fully supported and includes water stations along the course, motorbike marshals, first aid, broom wagon and more.
The event includes two distances of 100km and 50km.

AUD $68
100k • 50k
Kalamunda 100
Big Canberra Bike RideHarman, Australian Capital Territory, AU

Canberras celebration of cycling returns to the shores of Lake Burley Griffin for Pedal Power ACT's nineteenth annual event on Sunday 3 March 2019.

Many hundreds of people are expected to join the festivities, with rides to suit all levels of skill and experience, and free family friendly activities and delicious food and drink at our event hub on Rond Terrace.
All riders will receive a medal!

The event is proud to support the Amy Gillett Foundation as the official charity partner for the 2019 Ride.

AUD $20 - AUD $150
120k • 65k • 35k • 5k
Big Canberra Bike Ride
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Peaks Challenge Falls CreekFalls Creek, Victoria, AU

Peaks Challenge Falls Creek is one of the worlds toughest and most picturesque cycling challenges - it's a true EPIC.

For nearly 10 years, Peaks Challenge Falls Creek has pushed cyclists to the edge of their cycling ability as they tackle the toughest climbs of Victorias Alpine region. Starting and finishing at Falls Creek, the fully-supported 235km road cycling circuit includes more than 4,400 vertical metres of climbing, covering the infamous ascents of Tawonga Gap, Mount Hotham and the beast that is the back of Falls Creek.

Comparable to a stage of the Tour de France, only those who complete the course within the strict 13-hour deadline can claim their jersey and the title of Peaks Challenge Falls Creek Finisher.

The pain, suffering, triumph and glory promises to make Peaks Challenge Falls Creek one of the best cycling experiences of your life.

AUD $325 - AUD $339
Peaks Challenge Falls Creek
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Below the Belt Pedalthon – MelbourneSpringvale, Victoria, AU

Help us defeat testicular, prostate, bladder and kidney cancer by riding or supporting the Melbourne Below the Belt Pedalthon on Sunday 17 March 2019 at Sandown Racecourse, Springvale, Victoria.

Whether you are an avid cyclist, new to the sport or just looking for a challenge, come out and ride to help those living with urogenital cancers and to improve outcomes for the next generation.

AUD $150 - AUD $600
3 Hrs • 1 Hrs
Below the Belt Pedalthon – Melbourne
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Bathurst Cycling ClassicMount Panorama, New South Wales, AU

The Bathurst Cycling Classic has been dubbed the Cycling Miracle of NSW by Bicycling Australia Magazine, so if you're a lover of the sport or just beginning your cycling journey, you definitely don't want to miss this epic event!

It incorporates several events across two days; Criterium Racing, Hill Climb Championships and the much-anticipated B2B (Blayney to Bathurst). The Bathurst Cycling Classic B2B has been confirmed on the UCI calendar as part of the 2019 UCI Gran Fondo World Series. With the inclusion of The Village located at the end of the B2B finish line, the Bathurst Cycling Classic offers you a cycling experience youll want to return to.

AUD $129 - AUD $199
110k • 70k
Bathurst Cycling Classic
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Great Ocean & Otway Classic RideTorquay, Victoria, AU

The Great Ocean & Otway Classic Ride is one of Australias premier and most spectacular rides, attracting competitors from both Australia and from around the World. The 145km ride features over 90km of road closures through the picturesque farmlands of the Otway ranges to Lorne and then back along the famous Great Ocean Road to Torquay.

The event includes 3 distances with 204km, 145km, and a 60km rides!

AUD $115 - AUD $190
204k • 145k • 60k
Great Ocean & Otway Classic Ride
Ipswich 100Ipswich, Queensland, AU

The 20th annual Recruitment 24/7 Ipswich 100 is on Sunday 31st March 2019. Offering a 100 Mile, 100KM, 50KM, 25KM and Kids Caper ride.

AUD $5 - AUD $90
Imperial 100 Challenge • Classic 100 • Fun Filled 50 • Esprit 25 • Kids Caper
Ipswich 100
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MS Melbourne CycleFlemington, Victoria, AU

Whether you are a runner, a rider or somewhere in between the MS Melbourne Cycle + MS Half Marathon is the event for everyone. Its the perfect day for you to have some fun while you exercise, spend the day with friends and family, and raise essential funds for people living with multiple sclerosis.

AUD $45 - AUD $70
50k • 30k • 6k • 3k
MS Melbourne Cycle
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Long Course Weekend Jervis BayHuskisson, New South Wales, AU

The stunning Jervis Bay, NSW is the home to The Long Course Weekend (LCW) in 2019. The unique event lasts three days and this fun, inclusive format is ideal for clubs, training groups and families to come along and enjoy the benefits of training and racing together.

The weekend kicks off on Friday evening, where the LCW athletes have The Jervis Bay Swim to complete a 3.8km open water swim that takes place at Jervis Bay. The Swim also has a 1.9km and 950m distances.

On Saturday the attention turns to The Jervis Bay Grand Fondo, a 180km ride of undulating countryside that also incorporates 90km and 45km distances to attract athletes of all abilities.

To finish the weekend, the athletes will complete The Run a 42.2km marathon taking in the beautiful coastline of Jervis Bay and Huskinson. There is also a 21.1km run and a 10km run which allows everyone to be involved.

More than 1500 competitors are expected to attend the LCW with approximately 300 athletes attempting to receive the Long Course Weekend medal, which entails completing all three of the longest distances. Successful LCW athletes will be awarded with the LCW medal and polo shirt at the finish line presentation on Sunday after the marathon.

AUD $15 - AUD $330
Ironman • Kids Splash 'n' Dash • Splash 'n' Dash • 3.8km Swim • 1.9km Swim • 950m Open Water • 180km Bike • 90km Bike • 45km Bike • Marathon • Half Marathon • 30km Run • 10k • 5k
Long Course Weekend Jervis Bay
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Dams ChallengeChampion Lakes, Western Australia, AU

The Dams Challenge was conceived in a cafe on the terrace in Fremantle on Saturday morning in 1998 - Was it possible to incorporate the five metropolitan dams into a single day's ride? Intrepid rider Lindsay O'Brien thought so, and thus, The Dams Challenge was created!
The event offers a course for everyone: The 5 Dams Challenge, 3 Dams Challenge, and 2 Dams Challenge! All three Dams Challenge courses offer tough climbing and utterly thrilling descents!

AUD $239 - AUD $249
5 Dams Challenge • 3 Dams Challenge • 2 Dams Challenge
Dams Challenge

What you need to know about road cycling

Discover UK and International Road Cycling events. Featuring Sportives, Gran Fondos and Charity Bike Rides in our 2018 Cycling Calendar. Cycling is a hugely popular sport but can sometimes seem a closely guarded secret, there’s a lot of jargon and kit but once you pop, you absolutely can’t stop. It’s a great weekend activity, go with friends and cruise round city parks or country lanes, you’ll be addicted in no time.

Different road cycling event types

We sort our cycling events by Short (0-50km), Medium (50-100km), Long (100-200km) and Ultra (200km+). Most of these are Sportives. Here are some cycling event names defined:

  • Gran Fondo — a mass participation cycling event at least 120km long. A large event with closed roads, usually chip timed. People travel all over Europe to compete in these events.
  • Century — a cycle of 100 miles (160.9 km) or more within 12 hours, usually as a club sponsored event. A large event with closed roads, people can get there PBs here. Usually chip timed.
  • Sportives — most of the cycling events on our site are sportives, these are the most popular endurance cycling events. They’re held all over the world and rarely exclude traffic. They’re more relaxed and whilst people do go for PBs it’s a much more convivial atmosphere than the more formal Gran Fondo races.

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