Sunday 23rd April 2017
Etape Loch Ness: Eden Court Theatre, Inverness, United Kingdom
Etape Loch Ness – 23 April 2017
The Etape Loch Ness, on 23 April 2017, is a 66-mile (106km) cycle sportive held on fully closed roads around the stunning shores of iconic Loch Ness in the Scottish Highlands.
Loch Ness is one of the world’s best known destinations, 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.
Cyclists now have the opportunity to cycle a 360° route on traffic free roads around the loch, starting and finishing in the historic Highland capital of Inverness. In 2016, 4200 took part in this exciting event and there is increased capacity for 2017. There is a timed King of the Mountain stage on leaving Fort Augustus with a 4.8mile / 9km climb gaining 380m in height and at times with a gradient reaching 12%.
The event offers a fantastic challenge with unrivalled scenery on traffic free roads, so whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or a newcomer looking for your first sportive it is a not to be missed opportunity.
To register your interest for the 2017 event and receive priority entry go to: www.etapelochness.com Entry was sold out in 51 hours for the 2016 event so don’t delay and register now!
Caledonian Concepts (Scotland) Ltd
Alder House, Cradlehall Business Park, Inverness