Race Calendar

Bronte Sportive 2023

16 Jul 2023

Keighley, the Pennines and the Dales
Starts: 07:30
Distance: 21.1 - 97.9 Miles
Entry Fee: £20.00 - £30.00
Ride the Bronte Sportive and support Sue Ryder Manorlands Hospice

Ride the Bronte Sportive and support Sue Ryder Manorlands Hospice

The Bronte Sportive is a challenging cycling event in West Yorkshire and takes place on Sunday 16th July, 2023. Entries online close 14 July at 2pm. You can sign up on the day, the costs is an extra £5. Set off at 7.30am for all longer distances. For 2023, there will be six Bronte themed routes to suit all abilities: The Heathcliff, at 97.9 miles, is by no means one of the longest sportives, but is recognised as being mile for mile one of the toughest sportives in the UK up alongside the Fred Whitton. The Charlotte is 79.1 miles, the Emily is 57.1 miles and the Anne is 36.4 miles. Branwell at a flat(ish) 21.1 miles is a relatively easy route for beginners. All of our routes except the Branwell will include the iconic Haworth main street where all participants get the opportunity to do the Chris Mitchell Memorial Hill Climb Challenge. The event starts at Keighley College. By signing up to this event you (and the people you are signing up) are agreeing to the event terms and conditions which can be found at https://www.sueryder.org/brontesportive STAY IN TOUCH At Sue Ryder, we’d love to keep in touch with you to tell you about our work and how you can support it. We will only contact you electronically if you agree to be contacted in this way. On the entry form please state whether you agree to be contacted by email and/or text. We may contact you by post and/or phone unless you have asked not to be contacted. On the entry form please state if you do not want to be contacted in this way. For further details about how we use and protect your information, please view our privacy policy at www.sueryder.org/privacy. You can change your contact preferences, request a copy of our privacy policy or ask any questions by contacting supportercare@sueryder.org or 020 7554 5985.


Results for this race are not yet available.


Sue Ryder

Sue Ryder Manorlands Hospice
Keighley Road
West Yorkshire
BD22 9HJ
Miki Mitchell
01535 640430


21.1 - 97.9 Miles
See Map
Entry limit:
Remaining places:
Race licence:
Not suitable for wheelchairs


  • Water stations
  • Toilets
  • Changing facilities
  • Showers
  • No distance markers
  • No baggage store
Race HQ:
Keighley College, Dalton Lane, Keighley

Free entry into the Chris Mitchell Hill Climb is included with the price for all routes as is the bespoke Bronte Sportive medal .

BBQ meal at the finish for all participants.

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