Welcome to Ride the Trafalgar Way, the UK's most historic and innovative sportive. A legendary route, steeped in history.
We have eight different ride options in four Series 300, 200, 100 and Circular Series. From the 24 hour challenge of our 300 Series, Team Colossus and Solo Colossus to the solo rides in the 200 Series Defiance and Thunderer, 100 Series Britannia, Conqueror, Victory. Returning in 2018 will be our Circular Series in Salisbury Spartiate, Sovereign #TW2018 dates are now open - Enter now

Spartiate (2018)

Date: 14th July 2018

Start: Salisbury via Six Penny Handley

Finish: Salisbury

Distance: 96.2km (59.8 miles)

Elevation Gain: 1093m

At just over 59 miles long, starting at Bishop Wordsworth’s School then taking in Ford, Porton, Winterslow, West Grimstead, Fordingbridge, Cranborne, Sixpenny Handley before finishing back in the cathedral city of Salisbury at Bishop Wordsworth’s School.

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Conqueror (2018)

Date: 14th July 2018

Start: Exeter

Finish: Salisbury

Distance: 182.3km (113.1 miles)

Elevation Gain: 2,590m

Conqueror is a solo ride just over 100 miles long. Starting in Exeter, the ride takes in Honiton, Axminster, Bridport, Dorchester and Blandford Forum before finishing in Salisbury.

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Defiance (2018)

Date: 14th July 2018

Start: Falmouth

Finish: Salisbury

Distance: 355.9km (221.0 miles)

Elevation Gain: 5,564mm

At just over 220 miles long, starting at Pendennis Castle, Falmouth the route closely follows the route of 1805. Riders heads towards Truro, skirt the Dartmoor National Park and onto Exeter. From here riders then head towards the only stretch of road renamed 'The Trafalgar Way' in Axminster, pass the Jurassic coastline and the Hardy Monument before finishing in the cathedral city of Salisbury.

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about Ride the Trafalgar Way

the route

A ride that is 500km and 6,795m elevation gain, the #TrafalgarWay Colossus is a challenge like no other

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events

Ride the Trafalgar Way is a sportive like no other and is steeped in history. There are four series; 300, 200, 100 and Circular Series. Start locations are in Falmouth, Exeter, Salisbury.

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official 2018 charity

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