The Wales Sportive Course
There are three different distances for The Wales Sportive. The short distance of 45 miles, the mid-distance route of 66 miles, as well as the full distance course of 112 miles, for the athletes who really want to push their limits.
The Wales Sportive is an open road event, so traffic from cars and other vehicles will needs to expected whilst out on the route. Signs and marshals will be placed at junctions and points along the route to help monitor this, as well as manning water and feed stations for cyclists use.
Cyclists competing in each of the categories will have a staggered start, with the 112 mile athletes starting first and the 45 mile athletes leaving last. The 45 mile course will be one lap of the small circuit, whilst 66 mile cyclists will head off towards Angle before finishing the small circuit. The 112 mile course follows the same route as the 66 mile course; however has an extra lap of the small circuit before reaching the finish line.
The Wales Sportive Course - 40 Mile