Monthly Archives: March 2015

2015 UCI MTB World Cub Round 1 – Lourdes Pyrenees April 2015

For the weekend of 10th to 12th April Lourdes will be the first location in the Pyrenees to host what will be round one of the 2015 UCI MTB World Cup series. In 2013 the hills above Lourdes accessed by the … Continue reading

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Pyrenees trip – Gite Belle Vie, Cols Tourmalet, Aspin and Peyresourde

Sunday 22nd of March the weather remained very unsettled, but at least I woke with a view of the mountain. In the morning I popped down the road to meet Eric and Angela, the owners of their very interesting and … Continue reading

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Pyrenees Trip – Vallée de Campan

Day two of my trip with BikeLodging to the Pyrenees. Continue reading

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Bike Box Hire UK

Traveling with you precious bike is a very nervy thing and buying a good quality bike box can be expensive. Bike Box Hire Easy offer a simple value proposition for hiring a ‘Bike Box Alan’ – the Number 1 Bicycle case to … Continue reading

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Pyrenees trip day 2 – Bagneres de Bigorre

This morning I had the pleasure to meet Tim and Di from Canada who settled in the area about 5 years ago to create their cycling accommodation business. Having spend time in the Alps they chose a location just a couple … Continue reading

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Pyrenees trip. Lourdes, and the Vallees des Gaves

Today was an early start with a flight from Lyon to Toulouse and then a drive down to the Pyrenees to continue my research and meetings in popular cycling destinations. The first meeting of the day was with John Kirk, … Continue reading

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Mont Ventoux trip day 2

Bike Rental and accommodation in Bedoin and Malaucene, Mont Ventoux. Continue reading

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