Velo South

On Sunday 23 September 2018, West Sussex will host Velo South – a new 100 mile closed-road cycling event. Starting at Goodwood Motor Circuit, 15,000 riders will journey through the breathtaking countryside surrounding Chichester and Horsham, experiencing the unrivalled beauty of the South Down’s National Park.

Throughout the route, there will be hamlets and villages with cheering
spectators. Many of our local pubs and venues are marking the occasion to help
visitors and residents make the most of the festival atmosphere.

Here at Experience West Sussex, we’re here to help you make the most of your
visit. Whether you’re visiting before the event for training or want to make the
most of the event weekend, keep checking back for our recommendations and
top tips for you, your friends and family.

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Nestled at the foot of the South Downs, Chichester is surrounded by beautiful countryside, sandy beaches, fishing villages, historical and family attractions, offering incredible diversity to suit every visitor.

The Horsham District offers beautiful landscapes and quaint market towns. This is a perfect place to explore on foot, by bike or on horseback, and to enjoy exceptional food and drink from the artisan producers who thrive here.

From rolling hills to bustling market towns, the South Downs National Park’s landscapes cover 1,600km2 of breath-taking views and hidden gems. Discover rolling farmland, ancient woodland and picture perfect villages.

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Get inspiration on some of the best cycle routes in West Sussex from our local guides. From challenging hills to the best scenic routes, you’ll find a route that is best suited to you.

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