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Struggle Moors Rider Manual

Struggle Moors Rider Manual

Struggle Moors Rider Manual is out! If you've signed up to Struggle Moors, one of the UK's toughest sportives held in the relentless Yorkshire Moors, you can read and download your Rider Manual here...

Struggle Moors Sportive Rider Manual

In the Rider Manual you'll find all the info you need for a hassle-free lead up to the event and handy info to help get you around this tough Yorkshire sportive route in the best possible shape. 

You can download the Struggle Moors sportive Rider Manual here or flick through the pages online now via our Issuu online magazine app.

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How hard is the Glaisdale Horror climb?

How hard is the Glaisdale Horror climb?

Glaisdale Horror (aka Caper Hill on Strava) is an elusive hill concealed in the heather-clad North Yorkshire Moors. But once you’ve unearthed it, by jove you’ll know it. Discover more about this tasty climb and how to conquer it here… 

Glaisdale Horror (Caper Hill)

Horrifying Stats

Glaisdale Horror (Caper Hill) is 0.8 miles long with an elevation gain of 608ft, an average gradient of 14% and its steepest section is around 25%.

The Horror is the 85 mile marker on the Struggle Moors sportive, which takes place on Sunday 8th July 2018 from Ampleforth.

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YouTuber Katie Kookaburra Reviews Struggle Dales

YouTuber Katie Kookaburra Reviews Struggle Dales

YouTuber Katie Kookaburra smashed Struggle Dales! Well done girl! Check out Katie's awesome review of Struggle Dales sportive where she conquered the 'cheeky monkey' Park Rash and battled the head wind - eating just bananas it sounds!

Subscribe to Katie's channel and check out here story and videos. Find out more and register for Struggle Dales


What to do in Harrogate the day before Struggle Dales

What to do in Harrogate the day before Struggle Dales

If you're heading to our Struggle Dales Express Sign-on, make the most of your day in Harrogate with our insider tips on what to do in Harrogate the day before the Struggle Dales Sportive. 

What to do in Harrogate for cyclists

Drink Coffee

At Struggle HQ we love our coffee and in our opinion the best place for a brew in Harrogate is Hoxton North. What’s more, this trendy brunch bar does an awesome bacon, eggs and avocado on sourdough.

They stop serving food at 3pm and in the evening turn into a casual bar. Here you can grab a


Struggle Dales Sportive Nutrition Map

Struggle Dales Sportive Nutrition Map

Nutrition sponsor OTE Sports have devised a comprehensive, mile-by-mile nutrition map to ensure you're rolling back into Harrogate as energised as you rolled out - well almost. OTE Sports Nutritionist Annie Simpson reports...

sportive fuelling plan by OTE

BREAKFAST

Start the day with a high-carbohydrate breakfast. We suggest a large bowl of porridge made with milk, a sprinkle of raisins and a drizzle of honey. Try to consume this around 2-3 hours before the start.

EN ROUTE TO THE START

Did you know just 2% loss of body weight due...