Welcome to our ‘on line’ entry form for the 2019 season

Entry fees: The following entry fee / package apply:
the Road Sportives entrance fee is £27 for both Standard (40 – 50mile) and Classic (80 – 100mile) courses

If you take part in the discounted ‘weekend ticket’ (MTB Marathon and Road Sportive over one weekend) a discount applies, the price is only £50 rather than £62.

NEW for 2013: Please note that the 2013 road sportives are all run on the SUNDAY of the event weekend.

The entry fee includes:
Ride entry, free after ride coffee / tea & cakes, free usage of service stations, free usage of all facilities, free skills and riding tuitions (provided by CycleActive), finishing present, free camping from Friday to Monday and free parking.

Entries to all events will be handled on a first come first served basis. Entries are limited – if any spaces are still available then entry at the event is possible. Make sure you enter now to save yourself some money and keep the hassle on the day and queuing time at registration to a minimum.


How to enter: Below you will find two different ways to enter the SCHWALBE Road Sportives and / or the SCHWALBE MTB Marathon Series 2013.

You can download an entry form here >> As there are three road sportives, four different mountain bike marathons, one ELBNO (night marathon) event, and ‘weekend tickets’ in the 2013 calendar, it might need a little bit of explaining. For that reason we would advise everybody to download and print off the whole entry form as it gives you all the information you need. Please fill the form in and send it together with your cheque (made payable to John Lloyd Racing Ltd) to the address below:
Entry Form Download:
PDF ImageDownloadable ENTRY FORM – PDF 900kb

The SCHWALBE Road Sportives 2013
Attn: John Lloyd
John Lloyd Racing Events Ltd
5 Irfon Road
Builth Wells
Tel: + 44 (0) 1982 552923

Once we have received both we will send you confirmation by email or post.

You can enter and pay via our secure online entry facility. Simply click on the online entry buttons below and follow the instructions on screen. You can pay with credit or debit cards. If you are unsure about the online entry or if you have any problems please email: info@roadsportives.co.uk.

Weekend tickets:On the online entry you will find the discounted ‘weekend tickets’:
The ‘weekend ticket’ at Marshbrook, Abergavenny/Crickhowell and Ruthin entitles you to the MTB Marathon (Saturday) and the Road Sportive (Sunday).

NOTE: Please make sure you read and understand the event declaration below. By clicking through to the online entry you accept the declaration and the terms and conditions of the events. Please make sure that you read all the instructions on the ‘online entry’ page before you start the entry process.

Important Note: The online entry is provided by British Cycling. There will be a small service charge added at the end of the transaction. Please make sure you read the instructions thoroughly. And final please be aware that you DON’T have to be a member of British Cycling to use the online entry.

If you are interested in a British Cycling membership please click here http://www.britishcycling.org.uk/membership


Enter: Marshbrook – Sportive

Enter: Abergavenny/Crickhowell – Sportive

Enter: Ruthin – Sportive

Declaration: I hereby apply to participate in any one or more of the 2013 non-competitive SCHWALBE Road Sportive(s) and / or MTB Marathon Series event(s). I accept and agree that neither the Organisers, nor their agent, Officials, the Landowner, Sponsors and fellow riders shall be liable in any way, or in any circumstances for any damage, injury or loss to me or to my party that may occur during, in connection with, or as a result of taking part in the event(s). I understand to abide by the rules of the promoter. I agree that I participate in the event entirely at my own risk and that I am of sound mind and body, that I will ride within my capabilities and that the cycle I will ride in the event is in good working order and properly maintained.

If you are entering the Junior (16 – 17yrs old) or the ‘Youth’ (12 – 15yrs old) category please make sure that your Parent / Guardian reads and gives their full consent to your participation in any of the SCHWALBE MTB Marathon / Road Sportive 2013 events. Also please have your Parent / Guardian with you when you sign on at the events and make sure that they accompany you on the ride / marathon.

We will not be held responsible if you ignore these simple guidelines.

Please ring John Lloyd if you have any questions on: 01982 552923

PLEASE NOTE: When entering online you can make multiple entries for friends and family. However, we will contact you before each event to establish the names of the individual riders taking part. The email confirmation / invoice you receive beforehand will only confirm the number of riders paid for.

Cancellation policy: The entry fee is non-refundable but entries can be transferred to a different person or to an alternative Schwalbe Road Sportive event in 2013. For details, email: info@mtb-marathon.co.uk.

Please note that your start numbers will be given out at the registration desk at each event.
For more information about the events taking place in 2013, visit the event homepage.
Entry on the day: If there are day entry places available (please keep your eyes on the SCHAWALBE MTB Marathon website – www.mtb-marathon.co.uk then you can enter at the event.