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#mymuur #myberg #mypave #mysommets

This weekend sadly a young rider was lost in Flanders. I thought of this post idea a while ago, but obviously I can’t go without a thought for Antoine Demoltié and his family… Regardless of this little post, make every ride a #RideForAntoine ….   We are in the heart of perhaps my favourite part of the […]

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Sommet for the (Easter) Weekend

It’s a long weekend so two Sommets for the weekend. Both deserve their own stand alone piece but, just like the cycling calendar at this time of year, good things overlap. We are in the midst of La Volta Ciclista a Catalunya and the Flandrian Classics season. So, in La Volta Ciclista corner; Volata. A Barcelona based Spanish […]

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La Volta a Catalunya, Stage 3

Now, we are not a cycle race review or report site, but as this is one of our local cycle races… I didn’t get to the stage yesterday sadly, as it headed up into the mountains of La Molina and I would have loved to. However, as you know we have good friends around here […]

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La Volta a Catalunya, Stage 2

Just a very small set of shots from a single spot on a lovely climb out of Girona as La Volta passed through on Stage 2. I was a little selfish and a little pre-occupied. Riding around beforehand, grabbing a coffee and breakfast in La Fabrica, then doing some work on the bike with our […]

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La Volta a Catalunya, Stage 1

Just a few quick snaps form the sign on of La Volta a Catalunya in Calella. The habitual start town of recent years is a bit of a classic down beat Spanish seaside town, but once the cycle race leaves the town it is into some of the most beautiful scenery you could wish to […]

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Sommet for the Weekend

A little late, but I have a good reason in that I could barely function yesterday after hanging on to Christian Meier’s wheel as he motor paced me around 100+km of stunning Girona countryside. It didn’t help that I tried to stick with him on his hill reps. I managed the shorter ones, but as […]

Sommet for the Weekend – Telegraph Cycling Podcast

The start of a frequent, semi-regular little piece I want to do to share some stuff we like. They might not be new to many, but they may to some. I don’t intend it to be reviews or anything high brow like that, just a word about what they are, then it’s over to you to follow […]

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Cycling London to Paris in 16 hours

This weekend we are off to Paris by bike, from our London home. Nick will be on the bike with The Velo House team and we will be supporting along the way. The idea is to get to Paris in 16 hours and to raise as much coin as possible for Sport Relief. If you […]