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61 miles1850 ft ascentMediumAcorn Charity sportive route.
Districts - Harrogate, Hambleton, Ryedale.
Via Bishop Monkton, Boroughbridge, Easingwold, Sheriff Hutton, Tollerton, Aldwark, Burton Leonard.
73 miles7000 ft ascentHardKendal Sportive.
Districts - Craven, Richmondshire.
Via Kendal, Dent, Ingleton, Dent, Sedbergh
98 miles9330 ft ascentVery HardRichmond Cyclo Sportive (long route)
Districts - Richmondshire, Craven.
Via Richmond, Tan Hill, Kirkby Stephen, Hawes, Kettlewell, Leyburn.
34 miles2300 ft ascentEasyVelo 29 sportive (short route)
Districts - Hambleton, Ryedale.
Via Sowerby, Bagby, Ampleforth, Oswaldkirk, Coxwold.
82 miles6980 ft ascentHardRichmond Cyclo Sportive (medium route)
Districts - Richmondshire.
Via Richmond, Tan Hill, Kirkby Stephen, Hawes, Leyburn.
61 miles6100 ft ascentHardDistricts - Craven, Harrogate.
Via Grassington, Appletreewick, Pateley Bridge, Grewelthorpe, Masham, Lofthouses
85 miles6000 ft ascentHardVelo 29 sportive (long route)
Districts - Hambleton, Ryedale.
Via Sowerby, Ampleforth, Kirkbymoorside, Rosedale Abbey, Amotherby, Hovingham, Coxwold
14 miles1000 ft ascentEasyBeauty and the Beast sportive (short route)
Districts - Cumbria
65 miles6,360 ft ascentHardThe Dales Rider long route
Districts - West Yorkshire, Harrogate, Craven.
Via Ilkley, Summerbridge, Masham, Lofthouse, Pateley Bridge, Bolton Abbey
42 miles2600 ft ascentMediumDistricts - Hambleton, Rydale.
Via Thirsk, Rievaulx Abbey, Coxwold, Helperby, Sowerby
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
32 miles1550 ft ascentEasyHeart of the Wolds sportive (short route)
Districts - Ryedale, East Yorkshire.
Via Driffield, Rudston, Weaverthorpe.
85 miles8280 ft ascentVery HardNidderdale Sportive route
Districts - Harrogate, Richmondshire, Craven
Via Summerbridge, Pateley Bridge, Lofthouse, Middleham, Kettlewell, Malham, Grassington, Burnsall.
28 Miles2132 ft ascentMediumDistricts - Harrogate.
Via Harrogate, Brimham Rocks, Birstwith, Beckwithshaw
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
80 miles8030 ft ascentVery HardBeauty and the Beast sportive (long route)
Districts - Cumbria, Richmondshire, Craven.
Via Dent, Garsdale Head, Nateby, Keld, Hawes, Dent, Ingleton.
68 miles5250 ft ascentHardDistricts - Hambleton, Richmondshire, Harrogate.
Via Bedale, Leyburn, Hawes, Reeth, Leyburn, Masham
95 miles3,500 ft ascentHardDistricts - Selby, York, Ryedale, East Yorkshire.
Via Selby, Stamford Bridge, Malton, Pocklington
88 miles9000 ft ascentVery HardDistricts - Ryedale, Hambleton.
Via - Helmsley, Ampleforth, Hawnby, Osmotherley, Westerdale, Rosedale
68 miles2,100 ft ascentMediumDistricts - Selby, York.
Via Selby, Sherburn in Elmet, Aberford, Tadcaster, Copmanthorpe, Ulleskelf.
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