Category Archives: Cycling

Places still available for the 2015 Marmotte

This summer on the 4th July, the La Marmotte Granfondo Cyclosportive will once again start in the picturesque and popular cycling town of Le Bourg d’Oisan. At between 7 and 8am, over 7000 cyclists will start the race which heads … Continue reading

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Oisans Col Series

During July and August, every Tuesday morning is dedicated to the Oisans Col Series, were a different local climb is closed to motorised vehicles and reserved for cyclists. The climbs are purely recreational, untimed and require no registration. Refreshments are … 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. 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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