Rutland – Melton International CiCLE Classic


    The Sigma Sports/Schwalbe Rutland-Melton CiCLE Classic is the UK’s premier one-day cycling event. After the disappointment of flooding cancelling the 2024 event, 2025 is due to be a belter Sunday 27th April 2025

    The routes cover the lanes and byways between Oakham, Rutland and Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire. The event offers a range of activities, including the UCI 1.2  race for  UK and international teams and a sportive for recreational cyclists. The entire CiCLE Classic team are dedicated to providing an unforgettable experience for all participants.

    The CiCLE classic is one of the most spectator friendly races to watch. Visitors can view the race up-to twenty time along route between Oakham and Melton Mowbray.

    Hot & cold drinks are available at the start and finish lines as well as  locations around the course. Make sure to you visit the BBQ at Owston and enjoy the party atmosphere while watching the race live on the big screen.

    Inspired by the Paris-Roubaix and Tour of Flanders races, the CiCLE Classic caters to riders of all abilities. Join us for the sportive and ride on the same roads as some of the world’s best cyclists and then watch the professionals race the following day and experience for yourself what it takes to get to the finish line .

    The event was first held in 2005 and quickly became famous for its unique nature, attracting riders and spectators alike. It is proud to have hosted legendary riders such as three-time World Road Race Champion Peter Sagan, the greatest sprinter roadman Mark Cavendish, and former World Road Race Champion Mads Pedersen among its past competitors.


    11.00  Official START, High Street, Oakham, adjacent to the Market Place.

    15.40  (approx) FINISH, Sherrard Street, Melton Mowbray.

    Opening Times

    Date From: 27/04/2025

    Date To: 27/04/2025

    Contact Details

    Email: [email protected]