QoM Spring 2017

Cycling Royalty Crowned at Spring Sportive

Claire Duffin Cycling

Around 700 cyclists of all ages and experience completed the annual Cycle Derby Spring Classic Sportive on Sunday (April 23) – including the event’s first King and Queen of the Mountain. The Sportive, organised by Cycle Derby and HUUB Events, started and finished at Markeaton Park and included three different distances on picturesque routes around South Derbyshire and East Staffordshire. The highlight of the event this year was the new …

Sportive Girl Power!

Claire Duffin Cycling

Ladies 80km Wave To recognise and celebrate the growth and popularity of women cycling, a special ladies-only 80km wave will be organised for the first time as part of the bi-annual Cycle Derby Sportive event (although female cyclists also have the choice of entering the 40km or 160km routes if they prefer). Ladies start at 08:45 in their own dedicated wave for the 80km route. The sportive will once again …