Cycling Events and Running Events organised by local enthusiasts for you to challenge yourself and explore new areas of the UK

Looking for a Sportive ride or trail running  challenge based in the North West of the UK in 2018 ??

Share some of our very favourite routes throughout this amazing area we call home, which includes The Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks, and the lesser known Silverdale, Forest of Bowland and Howgills.

Our aim is to organize the best cycling events and running events in the UK, whether on two wheels or two feet – see how we are doing – EVENT REVIEWS 

Come for the day or maybe have a weekend away, check out some great overnight ideas on our ASSOCIATES page – or let us find you the perfect place to stay, just ask – we live here.

Then all you have to do is relax and enjoy your chosen ride or run.

Cycling Events UK

Discover some of the best places to cycle in England.  We don’t need to close the roads on our routes – as they are truly remote and practically traffic free.

Book yourself a place one of Top Dog cycling events UK, challenges or training camps in North West England.

2018 Sportives

Then get out training to take your riding to the next level ready for your chosen  challenge, so on the day – you can relax and enjoy some amazing riding along our favourite routes – which are among the best and most challenging in the country.

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Or why not join the team – by volunteering some of your spare time to help us out on event days – you will be very welcome.

Running Events

Running events organised by local enthusiasts on our local trails throughout the great place we live in – which includes The Lake District and Yorkshire Dales as well as the lesser known Forest of Bowland, Lune Valley, Howgills, Silverdale and Arnside.

Once you have entered a running event, challenge or training camp in  UK ‘s North West England – you can look forward to joining fellow enthusiasts, to explore some of the finest locations in the country.

You can look forward to running events and distances over terrain that will best suite your aspirations, so you can feel both challenged and uplifted on completion.

Latest News

Ready to Rumble

Roll on Sunday We are all set to go ahead with our initial “Try a Trail” running event at the fantastic Leighton Hall in Lancashire Runs will start at 1000 hrs on Sunday 30 September 2018 and a choice of either 5 x miles or 5 KM are offered Both routes pass over a host …


Please let us know any ideas, query’s or feedback we can help with, or to volunteer at an event