The athlete guide for this event can now be viewed here
Now in its second year, do you dare try our cycle sportive The Cocker Hoop? Test your mettle with this cycle challenge!
A spectacular 72km cycle over some of the most infamous mountain passes the Lake District has to offer (several made famous by the Fred Whitton!). With almost 1500m of ascent over 4 summits this cycle sportive offers something different to those who have ridden the Back o’ Skiddaw event in recent years and want a challenging ride on the Sunday of the festival.
The start will be in groups between 9.00am and 9.30am.
This ride is open to electric and adapted bikes. As a potential participant you must study the ride information carefully and be confident that you can complete this ride comfortably before entering..