Etape LochNess


Etape Loch Ness

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Places are now closed but if you already have a place, we would love for you to join our team!

What is Etape Loch Ness?

This sportive takes place around Loch Ness offering the chance to cycle 67 miles / 107 km on traffic-free roads. The 360° closed-road route around the iconic loch, starting and finishing in Inverness, offers a fantastic challenge with unrivalled scenery on closed roads and 900m of ascent. So, whether you’re a seasoned cyclist or a newcomer looking for a challenge, this is the event for you.

Loch Ness is one of the best-known destinations in the world. Its beautiful scenery and the centuries old mystery of the Loch Ness monster have attracted visitors from around the world for years.

The opportunity to ride Etape Loch Ness, in a setting with so much history and mystery, will attract thousands of cyclists once again in 2017.

Why ride Etape Loch Ness for Macmillan?

  • Closed road 67 mile route with comprehensive signage
  • Free Team Macmillan cycling jersey if you raise £200 by event day
  • Electronic timing – results sent by SMS
  • Technical support
  • Finishers medal
  • Goody bag
  • Downloadable route map and elevation charts
  • King of the Mountain time trial (optional)

Already have a place?

If you have already registered for the event and would like to join our team, please email us at

Doing a Macmillan cycling challenge gives you a goal to work towards

Liz, Team Macmillan Cyclist

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