We have decided to no longer offer bike hire ourselves on our cycling trips. It proved too costly for us to provide the service at a resonable price.
We are now selling off our 2014 bike hire fleet and you can buy one if you wish to. Read more here.
The Scott CR1 Team offers the perfect balance of performance and comfort. Designed to save the rider from shock and vibration created by rough roads, the CR1 is the ideal choice for the enthusiast or racer who wants to enjoy long rides but doesn’t want to feel beat up at the end of the day. The shock damping is so effective that it has even helped racers in the pro peloton tame the dreaded cobbles of Paris-Roubaix
Check out our Frequently Asked Questions for more details.
The bikes have a full carbon frame and forks and is of a Sportive Comfort Orientated Geometry, fitted with Shimano 105. The bikes have 25mm tyres.
Please see here for the bike's full geometry
N.B. Contrary to the details on the geometry page, they all have a standard compact chainset 50/34 with 12/30 cassette
Where we do not offer our own bike hire fleet, we can introduce you to a number of local bike hire companies who may be able to provide you with a bike for the duration of your trip with us. Please note, Sports Tours International cannot accept any liability for any booking you make with a third party supplier.
Italy: we have teamed up with Veloce Bike Rental, one of Lonely Planet's "Top 5 of all Things to Do in Europe", to offer you bike hire in Italy. Veloce offers a range of bike categories to suit every need, from the top end road bikes through to E-Bikes and hybrids. Not only does this make it easier for you to take part in some of the worlds best Gran Fondos and sightseeing trips (eg: Giro d'Italia), but it gives you a great opportunity to bring along your husbands, wives and children, who can hire a bike and discover the towns and countryside of Italy, while you are off competing.
Click on Veloce Bike Rental, to be directed to their website to discover the options available to you for your trip. When you contact Veloce, please quote "Sports Tours International" to let them know you are on one of our trips.
One for the bike lovers...
Club La Santa is the World's number one active holiday resort based on the beautiful volcanic island of Lanzarote. It is the ideal place to jump on a bike and explore the beautiful surroundings and great cycling roads. From cycling training camps, to leisurely bike rides, Club La Santa offers something for everyone.
For serious cyclists there are a limited number of rental bikes available. These bikes should be pre-booked, remember a minimum booking of 3 consecutive days is required for this. Please note that you must be a guest staying at Club La Santa in order to rent a bike. Bikes can be reserved in advance and paid for upon arrival in Club La Santa. At this point it becomes necessary to pay, sign a rental agreement and leave a passport as a deposit in Sports Booking. Be sure to get yours. Read more here.