Join Wessex Heartbeat at their annual Cycle Sportive, a choice of a 70, 40 mile routes and a 10 mile route!!

Now in its 5th year the Hendy Wessex Heartbeat Cycle Sportive event takes place in the beautiful Test Valley, commencing and finishing in the lovely grounds of Embley School, Romsey. The routes take the cyclists through Romsey over to Winchester, Stockbridge and Broughton where the 70 and 40 mile routes split, the longer route travels over to Salisbury and the shorter 40 mile route travels back to Romsey via East Tytherley.

The 10 mile ride is suitable for families and individuals around the quiet lanes of Wellow and Sherfield English.

Registrations from 7.30am at Embley School (formerly Hampshire Collegiate School Romsey):

70 mile route commences from 8.30-9am

40 mile route commences from 9.00-9.30am

10 mile route commences at

The route will be arrowed and Marshalled and there will be mechanical support provided on route as well as refreshments at Embley School , Littleton and the Hendy Land Rover dealership in Salisbury plus various marshal points!


70 mile route - £30 on day £35

40 mile route - £20 on day £25

10 mile route – Family of 4 £25 or individuals £10