Hills

All my posts that mention or include hills in some way.

Muur van Geraardsbergen (aka Kapelmuur) – Iconic Cycling Climbs

Muur van Geraardsbergen (aka Kapelmuur) – Iconic Cycling Climbs

Kapelmuur (also known as the Muur van Geraardsbergen) was for many years, the most iconic climb in the Tour of Flanders. Positioned as the penultimate climb, it was often a springboard for attacks that saw winners get lucky. It was taken off the route for the Tour of Flanders to much derision but reappeared in …

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Dover’s Hill – Cotswold Climbs 1

Dover’s Hill – Cotswold Climbs 1

As hills go, Dover’s Hill is very well-known. It’s the site of the famous ‘Cotswold Olympicks’ or Dover’s Games held every year on hill followed by a torchlight procession down in Chipping Campden and a general town-wide level of drunkenness. From a cycling perspective however, it’s interesting as the site of several British National Hill …

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