Solway Sportive 2018

This page gives entry details regarding the Solway Sportive for 2018.

This year's Solway Sportive will take place on Sunday 20th May 2018.  Enjoy a great day out riding along the beautiful Solway coast and countryside whilst raising money for local good causes. There is a choice of a Short Route of 33km (20 miles), the Medium Route of 68km (42 miles), or the Long Route of 118km (73 miles) on quiet roads. Full route details including links to MapMyRide maps are available below.

The event starts and finishes at Dumfries Rugby Club with parking, changing rooms, and showers post event.  Feeding stations will be available on all three routes and food/drink is provided at the finish.  The event is suitable for all with a basic level of fitness, electronic timing with a timed certificate presented to all finishers.  

This event is organised by the Devorgilla Rotary Club, Dumfries, Dalbeattie Community Initiative and Dumfries Cycling Club. 

Entry:                                                                                                                                     Advanced Entry via SI Entries from Sunday 15th January 2018

  Entry on the day (This incurs an extra £5 for all routes): Please complete Entry Form                         available HERE.

Venue HQ:
Dumfries Rugby Club, New Abbey Road, Dumfries, DG2 7LU.

from 8.00am until 10.00am

Start Times: 
Short,Medium and long route Loop - 8.30am - 10.00am

Route Details for 2018:

Short 33km (20 Miles) Loop       
Dumfries – New Abbey – Beeswing (Feed) – Lochfoot - Dumfries

Medium 68km (42 Miles)
Dumfries - New Abbey - Dalbeattie - Haugh of Urr (Feed) - Dumfries

Long 118km Loop (73 miles)                
Dumfries – New Abbey – Dalbeattie – Kirkcudbright (Feed) – Gelston – Dalbeattie -  Haugh of Urr (Feed) – Dumfries

If entrant is under 18 years, parental/guardian must sign a consent form at Registration. No unaccompanied entrants under 16 years.

All enquiries regarding entries to Email:

 Route  Details Link to Map
Dumfries - New Abbey - Beeswing (feed) - Lochfoot - Dumfries

Click here to view Short
Dumfries - New Abbey - Dalbeattie - Haugh of Urr - Dumfries

Click here to view Medium
New Abbey - Dalbeattie - Kirkudbright (feed) - Gelston
- Dalbeattie - Haugh of Urr - Dumfries 

Click here to view Long


See the links on the menu bar to the left for the results from previous years.  

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