Dragon Tour

Grown from the famous Vitus Dragon Ride, the Vitus Dragon Tour gives riders the chance to experience stage riding over two or three days. This exclusive destination cycling long weekend gives just 750 riders the chance to extend their Vitus Dragon Ride experience.

Participants cycle during the Dragon Tour bike event

£110 - £140
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Bike Event Details

New for 2019, the Vitus Dragon Tour will take place from the Newport Stadium, home to Newport FC. This dramatic backdrop sets the scene for three days of technically challenging and stunning stage cycling in South Wales.

PLEASE NOTE: Vitus Dragon Tour 2019 routes are yet to be confirmed.

This is an open road sportive so all participants must adhere to the Highway Code and Human Race Cycling Code.

General entries for the Vitus Dragon Tour 2019 are now open. This is your chance to experience stage riding over two or three days with short and long distances on each day.


2 days (Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June) £110

3 days (Friday 7 – Sunday 9 June) £140

If you wish to complete the Dragon Devil on the Sunday there is an additional cost of £30

* Booking fee of 7.5% of entry cost applies


Vitus Dragon Tour Day 1 and 2 distances are currently TBC, but for an idea of what to expect, below are our 2018 distances:

Day 1 Friday (2018): 79km short or 104.5km long; 2019 still TBC

Day 2 Saturday (2018): 70km or 85.5km; 2019 still TBC

Day 3 Sunday at the Dragon Ride – choose from:

  • Macmillan 100 – 100km
  • Medio Fondo – 153km
  • Gran Fondo – 223km
  • Dragon Devil – 300km

Event Location: Newport Stadium, Velodrome Way, Newport, NP19 4RA