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Wheelbase Tour De Staveley 2022

The Tour de Staveley is back for 2022! Celebrate with us and enjoy a great afternoon ride in the stunning South Lakes.

Saturday 9th July – 3pm

Now celebrating its 14th anniversary and with two stunning Lakeland routes to choose from, this friendly non-competitive cycle sportive has a perfect distance to suit you. A homage to the world’s most famous cycle race, the Tour de Staveley is ‘a really social sportive ride with enough challenging terrain to test the most accomplished riders’.

Starting at 3pm from the UK’s largest cycle store WHEELBASE in Staveley, both routes take in fabulous Lake District scenery and famous climbs before finishing with the option of a French-themed 2-course dinner, with Vegan option served up by Wilf’s Cafe, with the day’s Tour de France action playing on the big screen.

There are two rides available:

  • Tour of Staveley: 48.5 miles
  • Le Petit Tour: 28 miles

And different packages on offer:

  • Le Tour De Staveley – 48 Miles & Post-Ride Meal, £25.00 + £1.00 Application Fee
  • Le Tour De Staveley – 48 Miles, £15.00 + £1.00 Application Fee
  • Le Tour De Staveley – Food Only, £15.00 + Application Fee
  • Le Petit Tour – 28 Miles & Post-Ride Meal, £25.00 + £1.00 Application Fee
  • Le Petit Tour – 28 Miles, £15.00 + £1.00 Application Fee
  • Le Petit Tour – Food Only, £15.00 + Application Fee

Children over 12 years old, accompanied by a parent or guardian signed on to the event with a ratio of 2 children per adult are welcome. Riders over 17 years old do not have to ride with a parent or guardian.

ENTRIES CLOSE 23.55pm 7th July 2022

The Wheelbase Tour de Staveley offers participants a choice of two fabulous routes on open roads – a 28 mile undulating course or a longer 48.5 mile version taking in some challenging Lakeland hills. Starting and finishing from our Wheelbase cycle store in Staveley, the event offers a great introduction to group riding and is run in partnership with Kendal Cycle Club and the Wheels for All initiative. Don’t miss out a chance to win a spot prize with our Strava ‘Timed Hill Climb’ challenge on Tow Top with King and Queen of the Mountain prizes being awarded.

Book Your Place Now:

Wheelbase Tour De Staveley 2022

Vive Le Tour!


We have partnered with our friends at Kendal Cycling Club and all proceeds from the event will be donated to the Wheels for All charity.

The will be a Wheels For All ride as part of our Tour De Staveley event; please head to WHEELS FOR ALL for more details…

The Wheels for All initiative is a nationally recognised program that embraces all children and adults with disabilities and differing needs, to engage in a quality cycling activity. By using specially adapted cycles, the activities are both physically and mentally stimulating and above all fun for everyone involved.


We Need Your Help!

We are looking for volunteer marshals, if you can help us please drop us an email to and let us know if a particular area of the course or time suits you. In return you’ll not only receive the gratitude of everyone at Wheelbase but will receive a £25.00 Wheelbase Gift Voucher for your efforts.



The Courses

Short course map:

Long course map:

Wheelbase Tour De Staveley 2022