“Something for the weekend” ??

Cycling events, guided rides and training courses organised and lead by local enthusiasts for you to challenge yourself while exploring stunning new areas of the UK

Join us next season for epic rides in amazing places – save yourself £10 by booking before 1st January 2020 ………………….

More info –

12 April 2020 – Yorkshire Dales 68 mile loop

12 April 2020 – Yorkshire Dales 32 mile loop

10 May 2020  – Lake District 108 Loop

14 June 2020 – Forest of Bowland 63 mile loop

14 June 2020 – Forest of Bowland 30 mile loop

11 July 2020 – North Lakes 66 mile loop

11 July 2020 – North Lakes 30 mile loop

11 October 2020 – South Lakes 66 mile loop

11 October 2020 – South Lakes 35 mile loop

Looking for a Sportive ride, a weekend of guided on or off road riding – need to learn to service and look after your ride or yourself – then come and join us in the North West of the UK in 2020.

Come and share some of our very favourite routes and places 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 mission is to organize the best cycling experiences in the UK – see how we are doing so far – EVENT REVIEWS 

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

All you have to do is show up and relax – we’ll take care of everything else.

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“Super Sportives”

Come and 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.  Your place is assured as we have no lottery system to enter our events.

Cycling events 2019 / 2020

Choose a distance and an area you would like to come and explore –

30 mile loops

60 mile loops

100 mile loops

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.

Look where you’ll ride

Following well marked routes – over 500+ arrows will show you the way – and feel secure that you have the backup of a dedicated team of support vehicles, feed stations and friendly marshals.

Previous riders feedback

All our cycling events are registered, overseen and insured with British Cycling.

Or – why not join the Top Dog Events team and help us out on event days – you will be very welcome.


“Bike and rider maintenance courses”

Learn to look after your pride and joy – road or mountain bike – on one of our regular maintenance courses – from roadside repairs to full servicing – our fully equipped workshop and qualified mechanics will show you how.

Learn to look after yourself with a fitness assessment + 12 week personalised programme  / nutrition and Yoga / stretching for cycling day.

We are busy arranging dates and costs so we can publish them ASAP

Contact us if you require more info



Guided Days in Great Places

“Great guided on and off road riding adventures”

Join us for a special guided adventure day in 2020.

Throughout the year we organize a series of guided days among our favourite places to ride on roads and trails, our patch includes The Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks, The Forest of Bowland, The Howgills, Lancashire and Silverdale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty .

Arrange your own overnight accommodation and meet your guide and group for the ride, then join us for an apre adventure drink / meal – or do your own thing – the choice is yours



What to expect –

  • Good company
  • Small groups of fellow adventurers
  • Friendly local expert guides – all qualified and insured to lead your day
  • Breathtaking places to explore
  • A chance to recharge your internal batteries
  • Meeting new people to share the outdoors with
  • Opportunities to stretch your comfort zone and make some lasting memories
  • Full safety support throughout – from our professional and well qualified team
  • Huge choice of overnight accommodation nearby – from a campsite to a castle

We are busy arranging dates and costs so we can publish them ASAP

Contact us if you require more info


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