Explore unique riding destinations with expert local advice on all-day, overnight and weekend trips that blend a self-sufficient ethos with support where you need it. Attended by a small group of Rapha Cycling Club members, every intimate getaway offers the best riding every location has to offer and a chance to connect with your clubmates.
With stunning coastline climbs and twisting tarmac roads, riding in the Isle of Man is a treat for any cyclist. Well loved by motorists, the island is full of breathtaking scenery and well-kept roads, making it the perfect place for two wheels as well. There are multiple route options across the three days, with riders able to tackle some of the island's iconic TT roads, sharp climbs or even an entire lap of the island, there’s ample options for exploring this often overlooked cycling destination. We’ll provide different lengths and difficulty of routes across the weekend, making this a perfect getaway for any level of rider.
Arriving on 2 September and riding for 3 days, the club will explore the varied landscapes around the Isle of Man on routes planned and led by local Ride Leaders and Rapha staff. Prepare for up to 260km of road riding across the long weekend. The exact routes and trip details will be revealed closer to the event date.
Escape Isle of Man is a riding getaway to be completed by a group of self-sufficient yet supportive cyclists. To ensure you’re ready for the road, be sure to bring along two spare tubes, a multi-tool, a pump, a patch kit and a masterlink. We also highly recommend bringing a spare kit and plenty of food.