A well established cycling sportive, held each May, with routes designed by cyclists for
cyclists to enjoy, and raising money for local good causes. Since 2019, the event has been organised by
Dumfries Devorgilla Rotary Club and Dalbeattie Community Initiative.
Cyclists can enjoy a great day out riding along the beautiful Solway coast and countryside on roads with very little traffic compared to most of the
UK. There is a choice of routes: Yellow 40 miles, Blue 75 miles or Red 100 miles routes,
all with feeding station. The event is open to riders of all bikes including electric.
The date for the 2020 Solway Sportive is Sunday 31st May.