Cycling Travel Experts Sportive Breaks Announce Australia Launch

June 6, 2023

Sportive Breaks are marking the next step in their global expansion with their launch in Australia; in which they will be welcoming an expanded team and event portfolio.

6th June 2023- Australia /ENDURANCE SPORTSWIRE/ – Sports travel experts Sportive Breaks offer bespoke premium travel packages for cyclists looking to take part in the world’s most prestigious grand tours, cycling classics and weekenders. Be it that you are looking for your next big endurance challenge or simply some time away cycling with like-minded people, Sportive Breaks promote a host of packages for all types of rider. Sportive Breaks provides a range of hassle free packages for cycling enthusiasts, with bespoke packages including a range of cycling tours, accommodation and hospitality and VIP experiences for customers to feel part of one of the world’s most popular events of the cycling calendar.

The team at Sportive Breaks are excited to announce their launch in Australia, through which Australian residents will be able to experience the largest range of access to European cycling events provided by any travel company. Some of the most popular European cycling events offered, include Gran Fondo, Giro D’Italia, Haute Route Alps, with bespoke packages available to offer the most immersive travel experiences. All activity will be led and managed by a new Australian team of experts, with many decades of experience, to ensure the most personalised level of service.

Recognising travel time considerations from Australia to Europe – both in terms of length and expense – the team will lead with the promotion of a completely bespoke, “from scratch” travel service, as well as providing Australian residents with the option to incorporate an event into their ‘European getaway’. Whether it be combining two events for a longer trip or combining cycling and leisure for the perfect holiday, the team can expertly craft the most bespoke cycling package for every kind of traveller. This promises for once-in-a-lifetime travel packages, and very apt additions to any keen cyclist’s bucket list.

Shannon Stacey, Project Manager at Sportive Breaks Australia said:

“We are all so excited to launch Sportive Breaks in Australia, and to offer an industry-leading portfolio of cycling packages for an Australian audience. Many of the world’s biggest cycling events take place in Europe, which offers obvious logistical challenges for keen cyclists here in Australia – travel comes with much more consideration. This is where our real value lies, in building the most bespoke and seamless travel packages, in the curation of holidays of a lifetime”

Alex De Waard, Director of Sportive Breaks, said:

“This is a really significant development for Sportive Breaks, and we are delighted to now be able to offer our events to cyclists in Australia. Shannon and his expert team have unrivalled experience in the industry, and I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the time we have spent working together so far.

“And there’s some exciting announcements to follow in the coming weeks, as the team are set to welcome some new packages for travellers looking for a cycling experience within Australia – watch this space!”

For more information about these exciting new packages, visit https://sportivebreaks.com/en-au/

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About Sportive Breaks

Sportive Breaks caters for athletes who want to participate or spectate in the very best cycling across the world. Opening up this opportunity to Australian residents.

Created by Portman Travel Group, who have made significant moves in the sports travel industry in recent years launching Clarity Sports, Sportsbreaks.com and Amaze. Sportive Breaks is part of the larger group Destination Sports Experiences and Marathon Tours & Travel which is headed-up by Managing Director, Brendan Fox, who alongside his team, has decades of experience working in the global sports travel industry.

Sportive Breaks offer travel packages and guaranteed entry to sportives, cyclosportives , grand tours, and cycling holidays around the world, together with VIP hospitality access to many of the top professional cycling events.

The Sportive Breaks team offer an impressive assortment of packages, including the UCI Cycling World Championships, Mallorca 312 and Etape du Tour – the only event that gives riders the chance to ride the exact same route as Tour de France pros, amongst many other great trips.

Sportive Breaks are fully ABTA bonded with an ATOL licence, in line with the consumer financial protection requirements of UK travel law and proud winners of the Platinum Trusted Service Award from Feefo for three consecutive years.

The team have also opened offices in the US and Australia, with cycling travel brand Sportive Breaks and world leading running brand Marathon Tours & Travel joining the family.