Monthly Archives: January 2015

Everesting Alpe d’Huez

We have had a few conversations with guests both past and present regarding the everesting challenge. That is, cycling the height of Everest in one day. There are certain rules that you need to follow to complete the challenge but … Continue reading

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Four days of riding in Andalucia

Day 1 Malaga to Almu├▒├ęcar I arrived in Malaga after a ridiculously early flight from Geneva to be greeted with heavy rain. It never rains in Spain ! I dropped my bike bag off and built my bike up hoping … Continue reading

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8 countries, over a 190km of vertical climbing and 10000km of cycling

2014 was a bumper year for us both from a business point of view and from a cycling point of view. Our bike shop in Bourg d’Oisans has gone from strength to strength with more customers than ever before hiring … Continue reading

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79th Consecutive month cycling up Alpe d’Huez – win an Alpe d’Huez T shirt.

January is always one of the toughest months for cycling up Alpe d’Huez but yesterday I completed it with another local who is busy training for La Marmotte Sportive in July. The temperature ranged from -3 degrees in Bourg d’Oisans … Continue reading

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