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Etape – Loch Ness

The Etape Cycle race completes a full 360° circuit of iconic Loch Ness, a distance of sixty seven miles starting and finishing in the Highland capital of Inverness. The race offers a fantastic challenge with unrivalled scenery on closed roads, so whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or a newcomer looking for your first sportive it is a not to be missed opportunity. Bring your family and make a holiday of it plus give yourself time to explore the area and practice the course!

Why Ride the Etape Loch Ness?

It’s an opportunity to visit one of the world’s best known destinations, with its breath-taking scenery and the centuries-old myth and mystery of the Loch Ness monster.
This exciting cycle sportive on the shores of Loch Ness offers the chance to cycle 106 km with 900 meters ascent around the loch on traffic free roads.

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 Cycle Loch Ness

Loch Ness is one of the world’s best-known nations, its breath-taking scenery and the centuries-old myth and mystery of the Loch Ness monster have attracted visitors from around the world for years.

The 360° route around iconic Loch Ness, starting and finishing in the Highland capital of Inverness offers a fantastic challenge with unrivalled scenery on closed roads so whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or a newcomer looking for your first sportive, this could be the event for you.

Etape Loch Ness Benefits

Closed road 67-mile / 106-km route with comprehensive signage.
Finishers medal
Goody bag
Electronic timing
Downloadable finishers certificate
Technical support
Feed and water stations along the route
The unrivalled scenery along traffic free roads
King of the Mountain time trial (optional)
Insurance cover through British Cycling

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