2014 Going BEYOND Nomads Sportive

The Nomads host an annual sportive ride which offers great routes, signposted, well stocked aid stations, timing, gold, silver and bronze standards plus commemorative gear for all riders. This is the fourth running of the event and as ever entry fees are used to raise funds to support African children to receive the important gift – education.

Support this Nomads event by entering online. There are two splendid routes to choose from.

For 128km(80 miles) follow this link:


For 80km (50 miles) follow this link:



Where: Hitchin Rugby Club, Old Hale Way, Hitchin SG5 1XL, for information on getting to the start venue and travel options click here.

When: 25th May 2014. Registration from 07.30; Starts from 09.00 to 09.30.

Entry Fees: £25.00

Parking: There is plenty of free parking at the HQ.

What to wear: Bike helmets are mandatory.

Course: For the course map click here.

Drinks & Refreshments: There are 2 Gu aid stations on the 80 mile course. Well stocked with water, Gu energy gels, Jelly Babies and the famous Go Beyond Cake there is also free tea, coffee and snacks at the finish.

Don’t forget: Bike, bike helmet, bike shoes, drinks bottles and it is your responsibility to ensure that your bike is mechanically sound and event ready.

Teach Africa Fundraising: To secure your free Race Entry all you need to do is commit to raising £200, which includes gift aid.