Cycle Law Scotland Skinny Tweed 2016

Sunday 15 May 2016

Start/finish: Peebles, Scottish Borders

 Results are here!

Entry cost £19

Open to all riders over 16 years old.

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Cycle Law Scotland Skinny Tweed has been part of the TweedLove Bike Festival since the very beginning. Covering a distance of approximately 75km, the route travels mainly over quiet back roads, and some short stretches of A roads will also be included. Have a look at the route here! Please note this is not a closed road circuit, but it will be clearly signposted throughout.


At £19.00 we hope you agree this is a great value sportive, as well as being one of the friendliest road events of the year. So what do you get?

  • electronic timing, with results posted on the TweedLove website post event
  • number board
  • free feed station
  • cracking road route
  • clearly marked course, with marshals at important places
  • waterproof route card
  • course approximately 75km
  • an enjoyable ride for all levels of road cyclist
  • mechanical support


Cycle Law Scotland Skinny Tweed is all about a fine road ride, in good company, with smiles all the way. If you’ve never done a Sportive before, this is the perfect opportunity to have a go, in a relaxed atmosphere. If you’re training for a bigger event such as the Tesco Bank Tour O The Borders closed road sportive, it’s a good way to see how the legs are doing.



Tweedlove Skinny Tweed


Sign on is in Peebles on the Sunday morning from 8am – 10:15am

You must sign on to receive your number board.

First riders start from 8:10am, last rider out by 10.30am. Riders leave in waves with 5-15 min gaps between rider groups.

Electronic timing included and results will be posted on the event web page after the event.

All riders must complete the course by 4pm.

A sweeper will follow the last riders round to check everyone gets round OK..

Course map/Route Card will be provided on sign-on, and will show feed zone.


Want to get involved in other ways?

Join us as a volunteer by signing up here or drop us a line and we’ll be in touch! It’s a lot of fun (honest) and you’ll have Bike Valley’s eternal thanks!