Coalville Wheelers Cycling Club


Sportives & Audaxes

The club members also take part in Sportives and Audaxes throughout the year. A full list of these events throghout the year can be found on the relevant organising bodies websites:

When a member registers for one of these events and let’s theknow a list of those events are shown below. As additional people sign up for the event they can click the Thumb image at the top of the detailed entry to indicate they are also going. (NB. You have to open up the detailed listing of the event to see the counter). The counter will indicate how many people have signed up from the club!

List of Sportives/Audaxes Members Have Entered:

Reservoir Cogs Sportive 2017 @ Coalville Rugby Club
Jul 9 all-day

Sunday 9th July 2017
Coalville Rugby Club, Hall Lane, Coalville,

112 mile/ 50 mile cycle loops

Racetime events will be running The Reservoir Cogs Sportive again this year on Sunday 9th July 2017. The routes based around Coalville take in some of the most scenic roads and reservoirs in Leicestershire.

There will be two different distance options – Big Cog (112 mile) and Little Cog (50 mile).

Go To Event Website

Big Cog:

This 112 mile route starts from Coalville in Leicestershire and takes in some stunning scenery along the way passing Swithland, Cropston, Knipton and Rutland Water Reservoirs.

Reservoir Cogs - Big Cog

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Little Cog:

The shorter route is 50 miles in distance and takes in the Swithland and Cropston Reservoirs.

Reservoir Cogs - Little Cog

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  • Chip timing
  • Well stocked feed stations (2 on the little cog and 3 on the big cog)
  • Goody bag
  • Well signposted route