THE RAID AND MOVEMBER FOUNDATION BRING YOU THE 2017 MOVEMBER CLASSIC The Raid is pleased to announce a new collaboration with the Movember Foundation to deliver the 2017 Movember Classic. The 2017 Movember Classic is a unique 2-stage cycling challenge / sportive taking in the highlights of Catalunya. Based in the beautiful city of Girona, […]

Our Inaugural RAID endurance event is already shaping up to be a classic. A group of amateur riders will be attempting to set a new world record (pending approval from Guinness World Records) The route will be via the Dover/Calais ferry terminus, taking riders through the Garden of England, into Northern France towards Saint-Omer and Lillers, where […]

We all know the traditional cyclists who scoff at any “modern” training method, staunchly believing that riding a specific amount of miles by a specified date is the best way to achieve a successful season. They are preaching ‘Base Training’ intended to build a level of fitness so as to allow a higher intensity work to take place.  Physiologically there will […]

Raid super domestique Peter Hitt recently attempted the Cingle de Ventoux on his day off.  His aim to not only conquer all three sides of the mountain but also complete the acents in a sub-six hour time.  A feat achieved by few.  Read on to find out if he managed it. Mont Ventoux- the windy […]