There's a lot to think about when you're getting ready for a big Sportive ride. Here are a few tips to help everything run that little bit smoother.
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The tips in this video should help you be a little less panicked, and a little more organised as the big day rapidly approaches.
Everything from packing your bag in plenty of time to making sure you've got two bottle cages, and toilet paper - little things can make a big difference to your ride.