Not to be ignored are the ‘fun’ events that have popped up over the years which are more on the social side of the sport.
There are some that race these events but they are arguably more fun used as social events.
All of the below are great fun and worth consideration.
Passportes du Soleil – http://www.passportesdusoleil.com/
Sleepless in the saddle – http://www.provelosupport.co.uk/?page_id=63
Mountain Mayhem – http://www.provelosupport.co.uk/?page_id=63
Real Ale Wobble (clearly just for adults but a great weekend away) – http://www.green-events.co.uk/