Online registration for Sportive 2023 is now closed!

However, don't despair if you haven't secured your spot yet, as there's still a chance to be part of this fantastic event!

We are thrilled to announce that we will be offering on-the-day sign-up places for those who wish to participate. Here are the details for on-the-day registration:

Location: Prestonpans Community Centre

Dates and Times:

  • Saturday, September 23rd: 12:00hrs (noon) until 16:00hrs
  • Sunday, September 24th: 06:30hrs until 08:00hrs

This is your final opportunity to join the Poppyscotland Sportive, so make sure to arrive at the specified times to secure your place. Please note that on-the-day registrations will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis, so it's advisable to arrive early to avoid disappointment.

We're looking forward to seeing you at the event and making this year's Poppyscotland Sportive a memorable and successful one. Thank you for your support!

If you have any questions or need further information, please don't hesitate to contact our event organisers at [email protected] or call 07458 024646

Our fantastic Tandem route

The Sportive will be back on Sunday 24th September 2023 and will take place in the stunning countryside of East Lothian and the Scottish Borders. 

  • Tandem route – 47 miles 

    Perfect for Tandem riders. Follow the beautiful and famous East Lothian Golf Coast Road and then into the hills via Gifford to test the legs.

    Generally downhill from here back to the coast at Longniddry and to the finish.

Price: £40 per Tandem bike (2xRiders) 

Entry Includes: 

  • Electronic timing
  • Mechanical support
  • Food and water stations
  • Coffee at the start
  • Tea & Toast at the finish
  • ‘King and Queen of The Heugh’
  • Timed hill climb
  • Sweeper service
  • and a finishers gift.

Poppyscotland Sportive The Sportive will be back on Sunday 24th September 2023 and will take place in the stunning countryside of East Lothian and the Scottish Borders. All three routes involve hills although the medium and long routes are especially challenging with longer distances that involve long climbs up into the Lammermuirs. Find out more

Booking for this event has now closed.