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14 miles1000 ft ascentEasyBeauty and the Beast sportive (short route)
Districts - Cumbria
50 Miles5050 ft ascentHardDistricts - Harrogate, West Yorkshire.
Via Harrogate, Pateley Bridge, Otley, Panal.
65 miles6,360 ft ascentHardThe Dales Rider long route
Districts - West Yorkshire, Harrogate, Craven.
Via Ilkley, Summerbridge, Masham, Lofthouse, Pateley Bridge, Bolton Abbey
58 Miles5100 ft ascentHardDistricts - Harrogate.
Via Harrogate, Birstwith, Pateley Bridge, Lofthouse, Masham. Kirby Malzeard, Knaresborough
134 miles14,500 ft ascentVery HardDales Grimpeur audax route
Districts - Harrogate, Craven, Richmondshire.
Via Pateley Bridge, Burnsall, Malham, Horton in Ribblesdale, Hawes, Kettlewell, Leyburn, Lofthouse.
85 miles8280 ft ascentVery HardNidderdale Sportive route
Districts - Harrogate, Richmondshire, Craven
Via Summerbridge, Pateley Bridge, Lofthouse, Middleham, Kettlewell, Malham, Grassington, Burnsall.
23 Miles1320 ft ascentEasyDistricts - Harrogate, West Yorkshire.
Via Harrogate, Wetherby, Knaresborough
100 miles11,100 ft ascentVery HardThe Moor Tour sportive (long route)
Districts - Hambleton, Ryedale.
Via Great Broughton, Westerdale, Rosedale Abbey, Egton, Danby, Great Broughton.
26 Miles2450 ft ascentMediumDistricts - Harrogate.
Via Harrogate, Beckwithshaw, Leathley, Norwood Edge, Timble
60 miles5900 ft ascentHardWest Riding Classic (medium route)
Districts - Craven
Via Clapham, Ingleton, Dent, Horton in Ribblesdale, Malham, Settle.
113 miles11,000 ft ascentVery HardWhite Rose Classic (long route)
Districts - West Yorkshire, Harrogate, Richmondshire, Craven.
Via Ilkley, Otley, Grassington, Hawes, Garsdale Head, Settle, Appletreewick, Bolton Abbey
41 miles3990 ft ascentMediumDistricts - Craven.
Via Settle, Airton, Hetton, Grassington, Malham, Austwick
61 miles6100 ft ascentHardDistricts - Craven, Harrogate.
Via Grassington, Appletreewick, Pateley Bridge, Grewelthorpe, Masham, Lofthouses
91 miles9000 ft ascentVery HardWiggle Yorkshire Weaver (long route)
Districts - Craven, West Yorkshire, Harrogate.
Via Skipton, Keighley, Otley, Darley, Hampsthwaite, Masham, Lofthouse, Pateley Bridge, Bolton Abbey, Embsay
54 Miles5200 ft ascentHardDistricts - Harrogate, West Yorkshire, Craven.
Via Harrogate, Otley. Ilkley, Bolton Abbey, Pateley Bridge, Brimham Rocks, Ripley
60 miles4,300 ft ascentMedium2013 Pock Pedal midi route
Districts - East Yorkshire, Ryedale.
Via Pocklington, North Dalton, Wetwang, Malton.
84 Miles6123 ft ascentHardDistricts - Harrogate, Richmondshire, Craven.
Via Harrogate, Ripon, Masham, Middleham, Kettlewell, Grassington.
52 Miles2250 ft ascentMediumDistricts - Harrogate.
Via Harrogate, Knaresborough, Whixley, Helperby, Boroughbridge, Markington, Hampsthwaite
88 miles9000 ft ascentVery HardDistricts - Ryedale, Hambleton.
Via - Helmsley, Ampleforth, Hawnby, Osmotherley, Westerdale, Rosedale
73 miles7000 ft ascentHardKendal Sportive.
Districts - Craven, Richmondshire.
Via Kendal, Dent, Ingleton, Dent, Sedbergh
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