3 Pistes Sportive

Sunday 24th May 2020 – Entries open 8pm Sunday 27th October – enter HERE!

In a short number of years the 3 Pistes Cycle Sportive has turned into an iconic, classic event. Over 1000 riders tackle the 103 mile course that takes in 3 Scottish ski centres (Glenshee, Lecht, Cairngorm), taking them over 5 of the 6 highest roads in the UK, including 4 long climbs with 20% gradients.

Descending The Lecht

The UK’s highest cycle sportive. 
8 categorised climbs, 
5 of the UK’s 7 highest roads, 
3 ski centres, 
102 miles,
1100 entrants,
and lots and lots of stunning views.

The Classic 3 Pistes Cycle Sportive route

Morning and evening coaches from Aviemore to Pitlochry are available to book when you enter. Please note coaches cannot be booked or changed on the day/last minute.

Not enough? Try our 3 day Tour of the Highlands.

A bus full of tired but happy 3 Pistes cyclists going back to Pitlochry