Monthly Archives: September 2013

Dan’s 72nd birthday bash up Alpe d’Huez

We get to spend some great days on the bike with our customers. Tuesday was no different when we fulfilled Dan’s birthday wish to cycle (on a PROMPT D211 road bike) ¬†Alpe d’Huez on his birthday. I hooked up with … Continue reading

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Col du Galibier Photos September

marmotte short week day 2 sept 2013, a set on Flickr. Temperatures hit 18C on the Galibier today. It could not have been any different to last week where the temperature fell to just 3 degrees. What a difference a … Continue reading

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Tour de France 2014 rumours no Alpe d’Huez but still pretty good ?

So, it looks like we are going to be able to see two stages of the 2014 Tour de France from our base here in Bourg d’Oisans. The rumours are as follows. On the 18th July 2014 the stage will … Continue reading

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A wet start to our Tour of the Oisans

Tour of Oisans Sept Wk 1 Alpe d’Huez, a set on Flickr. Todays September Tour of the Oisans started with rain but 5 out of our 7 guests decided to brave the rain and tackle Alpe d’Huez. By the time … Continue reading

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Col de l’Echelle

Col de l’Echelle, a set on Flickr. A new Col for us last week as we tackled the Col de l’Echelle just outside Briancon on the Italian border. The climb takes you from France into Italy on the descent. After … Continue reading

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What level of support do we offer on our point to point cycling tours?

On a typical day on our point to point tours, our support driver will be a friendly face cheering you along and acting as photographer taking photos of the group and the amazing views along the route, all of which … Continue reading

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Discounted – Last Tour of the Oisans holiday of the year.

We still have 3 spaces on our last Tour of the Oisans holiday of the year and have discounted it to the ridiculous price of just 199GBP per person. The weather is still usaually good this time of year and … Continue reading

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