WOMEN are being asked to saddle up for the first ladies-only national cycling event on Sunday, September 11.
The event, Cycletta South, will follow a 40km route on traffic-free roads, starting and finishing at Whipsnade Zoo.
Women from across the Advertiser and Review region are invited to get fit and raise money for charities including Macmillan Cancer Support and Whipsnade Zoo.
British world champion cyclis Victoria Pendleton MBE is the event ambassador. Prizes are on offer for anyone who raises more than £500 in sponsorship. Visit www.cycletta.co.uk for details and to sign up.