Monthly Archives: August 2014

Alpe d Huez Cycling Challenge – and the winner is ….

Who was the fastest of our frame builders in the Alpe d Huez challenge? Having spent a couple of days riding with the guys, Ricky, Jake, Richard and Phil and their bikes we thought we would have a bit of fun and make the … Continue reading

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More media coverage for the area and More Than 21 Bends

We recently featured in Cyclist Magazine big ride guide Alpe d’huez. The article originally featured in cyclist magazine in September 2013 and has this summer been published in German and English and probably a few other languages that we don’t … Continue reading

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Climbing Alpe d’Huez – a female perspective

Women’s professional cycling has really taken off recently with events like La Course and the Women’s Tour of Britain. Nevertheless, it can still be quite daunting heading up Alpe d’huez as the only girl in an all male tour group. … Continue reading

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Phil rides alpe d’huez during the frame builder challenge

Photo courtesy of Camille McMillan

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Alpe d’Huez Cycling Challenge – Who is up for the Challenge?

So which hand built bike frame builders were up for our Alpe d’Huez framebuilders Challenge: Ricky Feather (Feather Cycles) Among British framebuilders Ricky Feather needs little introduction. Founder of Feather Cycles and based in North Yorkshire Ricky has been building … Continue reading

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