Sports Tours International are running 2 training weekends aimed at riders who are doing Etape. The training weekends in May and June are held at Skipton.
Riders are booked into a hotel and get 2 good days riding in, the routes are in the Yorkshire dales and go over some substantial climbs, backup and energy food and drinks are given. The rides have 2 or 3 local riders to take you on the route and keep the group together.
Priced about 250 all in. All details are on the companies website.