Nope, this isn't your usual gravel ride out sportive. Nu-uh, no way.

This is big country. It deserves more than just a jolly round the hills.


This is the Naughty Frontier Gravel Enduro.

2021 gravel cancelled




Event format

  • August 29th, 2020. 

  • 5 timed stages within a 30 ish mile loop. These are Northumbrian miles.

  • 5,000 + ft of ascent. 

  • Retain the social element - There are no set stage start times per rider, simply arrive before the stage closes, and go when you like.

  • Utilise the core elements of this valley's topography' - A mixture of Gravel track, grass descent, mellow single track and valley-bottom tarmac sections with big vistas. 

  • Sport Ident timing system. We know this system, we love it;  it never fails. 

  • A fully sign-marked route. 

  • Camping, beer, music, games and evening activities.


How to enter