The Highlands are Waiting!

Start your Sportive calendar with a bang! Choose our 87 miles course with 6237ft of climbing for a real challenge to start you year.

Ride with us through some the most stunning scenery anywhere in the UK, with marked routes, food stops a-plenty and a real Scottish welcome!

  • Awesome courses
  • All proceeds to charities and good causes
  • Souvenir drinks bottle
  • Legendary home baking at feed stations
  • Chip Timing
  • Changing/Showers
  • Cafe Facility
  • Waymarked/Marshalled route
  • Team entries at reduced rate
  • Soup and rolls at finish!

Join us and share a cycling weekend with Mark Beaumont -
We are delighted to welcome Mark Beaumont to the 2018 Oban Sportive. Mark will be setting our target time on the Inaugural Ben Cruachan Inn Hill Climb and then giving a riders' talk on the 21st of April, before riding the Sportive on the 22nd. The face of wildaboutargyll , Mark holds the world record for cycling round the world, completing his 18,000-mile (29,000 km) route in less than 79 days. mark will be chatting with riders throughout the weekend and sharing stories of his many adventures.

Longer Route (87 miles, 6237ft elevation)

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Shorter Route (54 miles, 4603ft elevation)

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The Oban Sportive is organised with the help of our sponsors:

  • North Argyll Cycle Club
  • Rotary Oban
  • Aggregate Industries
  • bid 4 oban
  • Wild About Argyll
  • Dawn Fresh
  • Rusty Cycle Shed
  • Oban Cycles
  • MacQueen Removals and Storage