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Struggle V-Fondo 2023

Struggle V-Fondo 2023

Join us for the Struggle Virtual sportive on RGT - completely free. Sign up now open! Struggle Virtual sportive is in partnership with RGT - the world’s most realistic indoor cycling simulator. Take on the toughest segments of the Struggle routes from the safety of indoors.

Training Tips: 5 Best Sportive Training Ideas For Icy Days

Training Tips: 5 Best Sportive Training Ideas For Icy Days

With icy conditions forecast over the weekend, stay safe by maxing out indoor training sessions. Here’s our top tips to train for a Struggle sportive on an icy day.  

Malham Cove on Struggle Dales Yorkshire Sportive

1. Take a Test

It may not be a four-hour ride but we promise you an FTP test (Functional Threshold Power) will leave you lying on the sofa for the rest of the afternoon.

Now is an ideal time to carry out an FTP test; benchmarking your fitness at the start...


Struggle X Brownlee Fitness Sportive Training Plan

Struggle X Brownlee Fitness Sportive Training Plan

We're excited to be working with Brownlee Fitness to offer you this exclusive sportive training plan. For just £35 per month you'll receive an online sportive training plan by your own cycling coach, designed to get you fit for the sportive season.

News: ALL women get VIPS Passes at Struggle Events in 2023

News: ALL women get VIPS Passes at Struggle Events in 2023

In an effort to encourage more women to take on a sportive or cycling challenge in 2023, we’re giving ALL women who enter a Struggle sportive one of our silver VIP wrist bands.

Training Tips: 5 Zwift Sportive Training Sessions

Training Tips: 5 Zwift Sportive Training Sessions

We're excited to bring you five sportive-specific indoor training sessions to upload to your Zwift Workouts menu, which have been expertly created by Coach Tom Townsend of Downing Cycling.