Cycle Wiltshire

Cycle Wiltshire supports riders of any age and ability, local clubs, spectators, and all fans of the sport. It is developing a lasting legacy of cycling and healthy living across the county and includes the Cycle Wiltshire Sportive at Five Rivers Community Campus in Salisbury on 9 May 2015, and the elite race the Cycle Wiltshire Grand Prix on 10 May 2015 in Wilton

Landmarc Cycle Wiltshire Grand Prix

11776Elite cycling returns on Sunday 8 May 2016 when the Landmarc Cycle Wiltshire Grand Prix races on Wiltshire’s roads again!

The race is part of British Cycling’s Elite Road Race Series Spring Cup and attracts the very top professional riders in the UK.

Starting in the Market Square the race starts with a ceremonial rollout through Salisbury before heading to Wilton for the racing start. The circuit which takes in numerous parishes, including Burcombe, Barford St Martin, Compton Chamberlayne, Fovant, Ebbesbourne Wake, Bishopstone and Broad Chalke, with riders taking on the challenging climb of Fovant Hill multiple times before heading back into Salisbury for the sprint finish.

Where will you watch from? 2016 Race Route

The race is televised and will provide an incredible visual impact for fans of cycling or those who have seen bike racing on TV and will be thrilling bike fans across the country.

This is your chance to see elite sport up close and personal. It is fast, colourful and free to watch!

Why not make a weekend of it. For accommodation go to Visit Wiltshire.

For a flavour of what to expect watch the 2014 Cycle Wiltshire Grand Prix