GiroSardegna 2018

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Blue skies, empty roads and fast racing welcomed us in this year’s GiroSardegna, a stage race on the Italian island of Sardinia. Stage 1 As this was my first trip to Italy for several years I had decided to learn … Continued

Haute Route – One Week to Go

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September 2016. We both started work again (albeit in a new and better job for me) after a year cycling in some incredible places. For both of us, our year off culminated in a multiday cycling challenge at the end … Continued

Summer Cycling Pics (2017)

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A few cool photos from this year’s cycling trips and events. Summer for us started early with a January trip to New Zealand. It was mainly to see Lillian’s brother’s family, but we also took our bikes. Here we are … Continued

Winter (Spring?) in the Alps

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2017 was a bad season for snow in the Alps. However, it had some advantages. At the time of my trip in the last week of March, the fresh grass in the valleys was beautiful, there were fewer people than normal skiing … Continued

The X Files

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This is a chronicle of my journey through the London X League races in Q3 2016 and transformation from cyclo-cross newbie to proto-cross rider, along with the lessons I learned along the way. Race 1: Sumners Pond It was exciting … Continued