I love the idea of fatter tyres on all bikes, including road, and have been convinced of the increased comfort they offer for years. However, many people believe this is a trade-off paid for by a loss of speed.
The Bear Bones 200 is a self supported, long distance, bikepacking event in the Cambrian mountains of Wales. With the promise of remote tracks, steep valleys and some of the biggest views in all of the UK. Not that I would be riding it as I applied too late, having been away riding the North Coast 500 when entries opened…
After such a rad time at the Dorset Gravel Dash earlier in the year, we were back for more off road mayhem at the inaugural Bikemonger Bimble.
If you have to check the tide times before your ride you know its going to be a memorable one!
The Rapha Prestige is not a race. It’s a highly exclusive sportive style event put on by the swankiest cycling brand in the world and somehow I had blagged us a place on the start line!
5 days and 500+ miles of self supported adventure road riding around the Scottish Highlands.
I must admit to being both gutted and slightly releived this evening as the 4th edition of the Transcontinental Race got underway.
The Dorset Gravel Dash 100 is as the name implies is a 100 mile bike
race reliability trial over some extremely mixed terrain in the hilly seaside county of Dorset!
The start of June has seen a rise in the number of cycle tourers passing through the city as the summer season kicks in.