Monthly Archives: February 2014

How to get to Bourg d’Oisans

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October cycling holidays Alpe d’Huez

October is a great month to come cycling in the Oisans. We traditionally run our last Tour of the Oisans holiday in the first week of October. 2014 is no different and while we can not guarantee good weather the … Continue reading

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Winter PB up Alpe d’Huez

After spending 3 weeks in New Zealand Cycling I am a little fitter and lighter than normal for this time of year so todays ride up Alpe d’Huez went quicker than expected. For the record I recorded a time of … Continue reading

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New Zealand Cycling Summary

new zealand cycling, a set on Flickr. So to conclude the New Zealand blog here are a few stats Total distance cycled : 1065.2 KM (slightly less than planned due to a couple of days sick) Total metres climbed : … Continue reading

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Final day in New Zealand Day 22

Last day here and sat in Auckland airport waiting to fly out to Brisbane then Dubai and finally Geneva. In no particular order here is a list of the good and less good of New Zealand. THE GOOD 1. Super … Continue reading

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New Zealand Cycling Day 21 Akaroa to Christchurch

New Zealand Cycling Day 21 Akaroa to Christchurch, a set on Flickr. On probably the hottest day of my stay my final day riding here in New Zealand and I took the (slightly) easier return route from Akaroa to Christchurch. … Continue reading

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Day 20 Le Race Christchurch to Akaroa

Le Race is a tough sportive held in March between Christchurch and Akaroa.  I decided to follow the course on today’s ride and stay overnight in Akoroa described in the brochures as a little bit of France. Apparently French citizens … Continue reading

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New Zealand Mountain Biking Christchurch Day 19

New Zealand mountain biking day 19, a set on Flickr. Caught the bus back early from Dunedin this morning to Christchurch to get in some mountain biking on the singletrack trails above Christchurch for the afternoon. It was a perfect … Continue reading

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Day 18 The Karitane Circuit plus Baldwin Street

First time over 2000 metres of climbing for a ride in New Zealand and also for the year. Dunedin certainly has it all. First to Baldwin Street. Well I kind of cleared it today despite one dab as I inexplicably … Continue reading

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