Entries are still available for you to come and take part in UCI Highclere Castle Victor Ludorum sportive on Sunday 8 June at Highclere Castle.

200km: See British Cycling 200km preview ride report by Eddie Allen where he comments; “Unlike any other hilly terrain to be found in the UK, the area has a really haunting quality and quiet undulating roads that'll make you want to sign up for next year's ride before you even completed the 2008 edition."

120km: Not prepared for teh full 200km? This is the distance for you.

70km: New 70km course will give aspiring riders a genuine sportive taste by riding the start and finish sections of the long course route with Watership Down as the scenic link back to Highclere Castle.

Cyclefit, The UK’s leading bike fitters and importers of Serotta Competition Bicycles, the world renowned custom frame manufacturer, will be at the Hilton Hotel for Saturday registration and Village HQ on the Sunday. Team Cyclefit will be taking part in the 200km Victor Ludorum Highclere Wheelers challenge - expect any questions at this point to be answered in gutoral grunts.

Online and postal entries close Thursday 5 June at 6pm – don’t miss out. For more details and to enter online www.cyclegb.co.uk. Entries on the line will be subject to availability and best efforts: 200km/120km £30 and 70km £25.