Rides

A collection of races, sportives, audaxes or time trials that I might have done.

It also includes any riding in new places home & abroad, as well as the indoor world of Zwift.

France boosts cycling infrastructure and will target rural areas

France boosts cycling infrastructure and will target rural areas

The French government said on Tuesday whilst renewing its four-year “Plan Vélo” that it would boost state support for cycling in 2023. By doing so, France is hoping to promote the use of bicycles for transport in rural areas, improve citizens’ health, and use them in the energy transition. French Prime Minister Elisabeth Borne told …

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Cycling in Lloret de Mar, the heart of Costa Brava-Girona

Cycling in Lloret de Mar, the heart of Costa Brava-Girona

Lloret de Mar’s cycling inventory is great. You just need to see where it is located, next to the Mediterranean, in the heart of such a cyclist territory as Girona and its thousand landscapes. Plus, the Montseny is a stone’s throw away, the great plains belonging to the Empordà, and the city of Girona, the …

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How To Choose The Perfect Destination For Your Next Hiking Adventure

How To Choose The Perfect Destination For Your Next Hiking Adventure

Are you a wandering soul seeking adventure amidst the monotonous routine of life? Our respect for you has increased infinitely if your answer is yes and your reply to your monotone routine is hiking. Hiking holds great significance in the world of adventure as it is a true test of your patience and endurance. This …

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The Climbs of Omloop het Nieuwsblad – Men’s & Women’s Races

The Climbs of Omloop het Nieuwsblad – Men’s & Women’s Races

Omloop het Nieuwsblad has been the start of the Spring Classics season for a while now. Even when known as Omloop het Volk it usually took pride of place in the opening weekend with Kuurne Brussels Kuurne. Given the race takes part in West Flanders, there’s a fair amount of crossover with the climbs of …

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How to ride your first club 10 mile time trial

Time trialling is the simplest form of bike racing. It’s just you against the clock, which is why the discipline is known as contre la montre in French. The British in particular have a strong connection with time trials which dates back to the early days of organised racing. The government banned racing on the …

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