10 Reasons to Ride in the M312
The M312 is Europe’s most popular and longest sportive. The ride takes you across the island and features the Tramuntana mountain range. It offers spectacular views and is one of the most breathtaking challenges you can face on a bike.
This post explains why riding the M312 is a must for any cyclist.
Since the 2017 edition, the M312 has featured more climbing in edition to the Tramuntana mountain range. If you haven't ridden the sportive for a few years,now is the time to get back onboard and cycle it once more. The difference in the climbing challenge will amaze you.
The M232 – A nice Balance
Introduced in 2016, the M225 offers more challenge than the M167 but less than the M312. At 225 km and plenty of climbing including the Tramuntana mountain range, the M232 gives you a nice balance between the other two distances.
The M167 – Start here if you’re new to Sportives
The M167 is a 167 km of ride across Mallorca. Like the other two courses it features the Tramuntana mountain range. This is the option to choose if you’re new to sportives. You can increase the distance each year.
The 2016 edition featured closed roads and this has become the rule for the M312. This not only makes riding the sportive safer, but gives it a pro race feel.
As you will be part of a 3500 strong peloton, and riding as part of the SportActive group, you will feel you are part of something special. You will not ride the M312 alone. Encouragement, competition, and a fantastic atmosphere is what the M312 is all about. The same applies to the M225 and M167
The sea, blue skies, mountain ranges, rivers, villages, and scenic beauty spots, fuse together on Mallorca to make a spectacular aesthetic experience. The air is crisp and clean, and the purr of the chainring is like music. Perfect.
From handling your registration and airport transfers, to providing strategy information and if time allows, pre-event traning rides, you will be well briefed and prepared to ride the Mallorca 312 sportive.
You Will Record a Time
As there are cut-off times for the three routes and you can change your route mid-ride you will record a time. So if you were going for the M225 but decide to go for the M167. You can also switch and change up a route if you are having a good day.
As well as riding the sportive you can boast to your friends on how you did it and how hard it was. Ensure you savour every minute!
You will be the envy of all your friends with a much sought after SportActive Jersey.
Ride the Sportive to End all Sportives
The M312 is expected to sell out within days of registration opening in November. Make sure you are part of the peloton by booking with SportActive and gauranteeing your entry.