Great Yarmouth Cycle Sportive – 11th March 2023

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Great Yarmouth Cycle Sportive


No matter if you are in training for a summer triathlon, want to set yourself a cycling challenge, or just simply fancy an organised bike ride in one of the most beautiful parts of England, join us for the Great Yarmouth Cycle Sportive next spring.

With distances varying from 30km up to 120km, there is something for everyone on two wheels. With fully signposted routes, chip-timing, downloadable gpx files and feed stations on the way, this is a great way to explore the countryside of Norfolk. If you’re returning from the Great Yarmouth Cycle Sportive 2022, please be aware we have updated all cycle routes. The new route will lead you through Caister-on-Sea and avoid the dual-carriage way entirely.

The course starts on the seafront and winds its way northwards up the coast before turning inland and returning through the broads.

      • Location: North Drive Car Park, Great Yarmouth NR30 1ED
      • Start times: 8:00am till 9:00am
      • Distances: 30km Explorer, 62km Challenge, 88km Enduro, 120km Beast
      • Minimum Age: None  (parental consent required for under 18’s)
      • Activity: Cycling

      • Open to: Solo participants

      • Entry Fee: From £21 per person (Details below)

      • Refund Policy: Active Training World does not offer refunds, transfers or deferrals for this event or any events listed on the website. If you are unable to attend due to illness, injury, family bereavement or jury service, you will only be eligible for a transfer or credit note on production of official evidence: Positive Covid-19 test result, Doctor’s note or equivalent.
      • Event Cancellation If the event should have to be cancelled due to reasons beyond ATW’s control (for example – but not limited to – adverse weather, local or national lockdown) entrants will be given a credit note for the value of their entry fee (minus the booking fee) to be used on any ATW event.
      • Additional Fees: A 6% booking fee will be added at the checkout
      • Event Organiser: Active Training World
      • Organiser Email: events@activetrainingworld.co.uk 

To book the Great Yarmouth Seafront 10k & Half Marathon – CLICK HERE

To book the Great Yarmouth Endurance Weekend (both the cycle event on the Saturday and the running event on the Sunday) – CLICK HERE

You can also purchase an Endurance Weekend event T-Shirt as a memento of the day for just £10!


Event numbers for the bike and timing chips (to be fastened to your handlebars) will be collected at the the event venue on the morning of the race.

Registration opens at 7am

Final details, including links to downloadable files of the event route, will be emailed out in the week before the event.

Please arrive in sufficient time to collect your race number and register.

You will be started in small groups (no more than 10) between 8am and 8:30am


The routes all start on the seafront and head north up the coast. There are three cut-offs for the shorter courses to turn back, while the 120km Beast course continues all the way to Cromer.

All the route maps can be found here.
120km map
88km map
62km map
30km map

Virtual videos of the routes can also be watched:
120km Beast
88km Enduro
62km Challenge
30km Explorer

Note that the courses may change if required.

If you’re returning from the Great Yarmouth Cycle Sportive 2022, please be aware we have updated all cycle routes. The new route will lead you through Caister-on-Sea and avoid the dual-carriage way entirely.

Starting on the seafront, the course uses mainly country roads and lanes to provide the most enjoyable riding experience.

We actively welcome support and involvement from local communities, businesses and individuals. If you would like to find out more about sponsorship or group bookings please contact us at Events@activetrainingworld.co.uk

If you are interested in becoming a paid marshal email us at racemakers@activetrainingworld.co.uk



Custom designed medal for all finishers!
Add a medal insert to commemorate your time; whether it’s your first race or a new PB! Available to purchase for an additional £8.
Simply add MEDAL INSERT on your registration form and you’ll be sent the insert in the mail shortly after race day, for you to apply to your medal and display proudly!

There will be full results on the chip timing website both overall and by category.

It is important that you are fit to take part.

Race Numbers
Please attach your number to the front of your handlebars using the zip-ties provided.

Ample parking is available in nearby car parks and along the seafront. All car parking requires payment at the nearest payment machine.

We will not be providing a changing area, therefore please come changed and ready to race.

Toilets will be provided at the start/finish of the event.

Feed Stations
There will be several feed stations on the course with water and snacks. The number of feed stations will depend on which route you are tackling.

By entering this event you agree to the below terms and conditions:

Your details will kept in accordance with the Active Training World Privacy Policy

Your name, date of birth, gender and email details will be onto Event Chip Timing.

Where specified on the booking form any medical information will be passed onto the medical team present at the event. 


1) I declare that I am medically fit to compete & understand that I do so entirely at my own risk.

2) I understand that I enter the race at my own risk and that no person(s) or organisation(s) will be held responsible for any accident, injury or loss to myself, prior to, during or after the event.

3) I understand the organisers reserve the right to alter the arrangements and conditions, should circumstances require.


The event is being officially timed by Event Chip Timing and the results will be available on the day at http://results.eventchiptiming.com

Ticket Details

Details Price Qty
30km Explorer Cycle EARLY BIRD £16.00 (GBP)*  
62km Challenge Cycle EARLY BIRD £21.00 (GBP)*  
88km Enduro Cycle EARLY BIRD £26.00 (GBP)*  
120km Beast Cycle EARLY BIRD £31.00 (GBP)*  

Price does not include booking fee

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