Monthly Archives: July 2013

Alpe d’Huez Traiathlon 2013

Alpe d’Huez was buzzing today with registrations taking place for the 8th consecutive Alpe d’Huez triathlon.  This year has the largest number of registrations for both the long and short events.  The long event on Wednesday starts at Lac du … Continue reading

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We are in the latest copy of Cyclist Magazine 2013

We have done it !. We are on the front cover of the latest Cyclist magazine – that’s Phil in the red jersey. We invited Cyclist over in May to ride one of our favourite hidden routes in the Alpe … Continue reading

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Bourg d’Oisans Tour de France Start Photos

Bourg d’Oisans Tour de France Start, a set on Flickr. Photos from the start of the stage from Bourg d’Oisans to Le Grand-Bornand

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Tour de France passes the PROMPT.CC shop in Bourg d’Oisans

PROMPT.CC, a set on Flickr.

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Interview on Alpe d’Huez

We hooked up with a German film crew on Tuesday to film a piece about Alpe d’Huez, Bourg d’Oisans and the Tour de France. Check out the video footage here. http://www.daserste.de/information/politik-weltgeschehen/morgenmagazin/berichte-und-interviews/moma-Reporter-Tour-de-France-100.html

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Misty start to the day in Alpe d’Huez

It’s a misty start for the thousands of Tour fans heading up Alpe d’Huez for todays stage 18 of the Tour de France.  As Bourg d’Oisans empties out and the bends of the climb fill up it’s an amazing atmosphere … Continue reading

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Tour de France Build up in Bourg d’Oisans

As town gets ready for the Tour this morning we have sold out of nearly all our stock of our More Than 21 Bends Alpe d’Huez Cycle Jerseys and T-Shirts in the PROMPT.CC shop but fear not you can still pick up … Continue reading

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Bourg d’Oisans a few hours before the Tour de France arrives

bourg d’oisans, a photo by MoreThan21Bends on Flickr. Outside our shop http://www.prompt.cc

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20% discount on all our remaining Cycling Holidays while Chris Froome is in Yellow

To celebrate Chris Froome being in yellow we are offering a 20% discount on all our remaining 2013 Cycling Tours. Simply use discount code “froomedog” at checkout. Click here for more information on our final 2013 holidays >> 

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Cycling up ALPE d’HUEZ two days before the Tour arrives

ALPE d’HUEZ two days before the Tour arrives, a set on Flickr. Mad atmosphere on Alpe d’Huez today. Its always busy when the Tour de France arrives but this year it has been the busiest ever.

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German Film crew following us up the Alpe d’Huez

German Filming, a set on Flickr. Today we were being filmed by a German Film Crew for a piece on the impact of the Tour de France on the local area. Our Australian customers from Bike Sure Online were also … Continue reading

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La Marmotte 2013 Photos

La Marmotte 2013, a set on Flickr. A whole load of photos of our guests from this years La Marmotte event. Photos from the start line , the bottom of Alpe d’Huez and the finishing line. Thinking of doing La … Continue reading

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La Marmotte 2013 Start photos

Photos  from todays start of La Marmotte 2013 here in Bourg d’Oisans. If you are thinking of doing the 2014 La Marmotte then join us on one of our remaining Alpe d’Huez Tour of the Oisans holiday this year and … Continue reading

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Chilling out in Oz en Oisans village day before La Marmotte

day before la marmotte, a photo by MoreThan21Bends on Flickr. Its the day before La Marmotte and we always do a flat(ish) light ride the day before the event. Today we rode out to the tiny village of Oz en … Continue reading

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Photo of the day

Glandon Group A, a photo by MoreThan21Bends on Flickr. On the way up the Col du Glandon

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Marmotte week 2013 day 1 photos Alpe d’Huez and the Col de Sarenne

marmotte week 2013 day 1, a set on Flickr. Our La Marmotte week has started with glorious weather here in Bourg d’Oisans. Today we tackled Alpe d’Huez – the last climb on La Marmotte – and then, after splitting into … Continue reading

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