Sportive training: 10 training tips

Winter Training Tips
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While sportive training mightn't be the obvious priority during the current climate, now could just be the perfect time to prepare your bucket list of sportive events and start focussing on your sportive training. 

A typical sportive will often include a long and arduous day in the saddle. Most will take place over a single day, but some are multi-day stage-events. It's almost a given to tackle above-average elevation gain and mileage that far-exceeds an average ride. Sportive training, therefore, needs to prepare your body for the stresses of your chosen event. 

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