Struggle Events has always aspired to offer training plans, to provide winter motivation and help get riders around the epic parcours in the best shape possible.
But we're big believers that training plans should be individual and adaptive. That's why we're so excited to offer an exclusive limited number of personal coaching packages in association with Mint Cycling.
Struggle Resident Coach
We've carefully selected Mint Cycling as Struggle Events' resident coaching provider. Director of Mint Cycling Tom Murray is a former British professional, a three-time national medal holder, has regularly raced...
October is off-season; time to rest, relax, recover - and indulge - before we press the reboot button and ramp up winter training. However, it’s often difficult to enjoy October without feeling restless and fidgety. Here’s what we do to optimise October…
1. Set Up Indoors
Today’s technology makes indoor training more efficient, effective - and enjoyable - meaning you can train hard throughout the winter and roll into spring ready to smash 2019. Spend time planning and setting up your optimal winter training rig. Check out:
Outside being one of the UK's hardest sportives, Struggle Dales combines excellent organisation with detailed riders considerations to make it one of the best sportives out there.
Struggle Dales riders aspire to achieve against this challenging parcours - then come back year on year to smash their PR. Struggle Dales is a sportive for cyclists - by cyclists - with an awesome atmosphere created not just by our friendly team but by our like-minded returning riders who we love to see on the start line year on year. Here's our non-exhaustive list of why we believe Struggle Dales has become an iconic sell-out Yorkshire sportive.
If you’re heading to Express Sign-on this Saturday at Giant Store York, why not enjoy the day in the cycling-mad city of York. Here’s our top tips for cyclists on what to do in York.
Express Sign-on is held at Giant York from 12 – 4pm on Saturday 7th July. Our friends at Giant York have kindly offered to provide free pre-ride bike checks. Grab some last-minute spares, nutrition or kit and check out the latest top-end Giant bikes on display. Parking is available at Monk Bar Car Park, St John’s...
We head into the Yorkshire Moors to carry out our pre-event check - and we thought we'd take you along with us. Check out the stunning views and listen to Struggle Events' Matt give you a run down of the climbs and how to tackle them.