Category Archives: Alpe d’Huez Cycling Challenge

Alpe d’Huez – First Custom Tour of the year

Last weekend (13th may 2017) we had our first custom tour in for a long weekend . Despite the heavy rain on arrival the sun came out for the next few days while the guys tackled La Berarde and Alpe … Continue reading

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Alpe d’Huez and Bourg d’Oisans were looking splendid on Sunday

Phil rode Alpe d’Huez for the first time this year and captured this great photo from bend 9 of the bends, Bourg d’Oisans and the mountains in the background. Looking down from bend 9 of Alpe d'Huez today with Bourg … Continue reading

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CRITÉRIUM DU DAUPHINÉ Alpe d’Huez Finish 10th June 2017

The local tourist board have confirmed that despite not having the Tour de France this year on Alpe d’Huez, the warm up race, where most of the favourites will be racing into form the Criterium de Dauphine will be finishing … Continue reading

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Last minute Marmotte places

Following a couple of cancellations, we have 2 places re-available on our Marmotte week long tour. The week long tour breaks the major climbs of the event into small chunks over 3 days,so you get a feel for what is … Continue reading

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The Path less Travelled – Gravel Bike Riding and Cyclist Magazine

Last August Cyclist Magazine stayed with us to do a couple of features on Gravel Bike Riding in the Oisans area. We are really pleased to announce that the latest issue of the magazine (June 2016 Issue 48) features an … Continue reading

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June availability self-catered accommodation in Bourg d’Oisans

Cyclist friendly self catered accommodation in Bourg d’Oisans Grab the opportunity to book the only week remaining in June at our hugely popular Bourg d’Oisans self-catered property, Maison Bord au Rive. Sleeping 10 people over 5 bedrooms this modern, spacious house has secure … Continue reading

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Home Catering Delivery Service – Summer 2016

At More Than 21 bends we fully understand the benefits of a self catered holiday. We also know that sometimes, the actual self catering part isn’t everyone’s favorite aspect of the holiday, especially after a hard days riding! We are … Continue reading

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Gravel Bike Cycling Holidays – Alpe d’Huez Croix de Fer Galibier and more……..

5 days of supported Gravel bike riding in the Oisans area on a Bed and Breakfast basis in shared rooms. Saturday – Arrive in Bourg d’Oisans from 4PM Sunday – The first day in the area will see us riding … Continue reading

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Tour de France – New Self Catered Availability

Stop Press! We have new availability for Tour de France week. Another not to be missed opportunity has arisen in one of our centrally located apartments La Neate, offering the chance to stay in the heart of Bourg d’Oisans when the spectacular Tour de France rides … Continue reading

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Spring is in the air

The cold short days and even colder long nights are finally going here in the Oisans. Getting out on the bike is a little easier and the climb and descent of Alpe d’Huez. We have continued riding throughout the winter … Continue reading

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Cycling Plus Magazine March 2015

“If you can’t climb, you may as well quit the framebuilding business and get a job as a beautician” – Ricky Feather -August 2014. The latest issue of Cycling Plus Magazine (March 2015) is out now and we are in it … Continue reading

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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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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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Alpe d’Huez Cycle Challenge

There is something very special about Alpe d’Huez and its infamous climb, it is not just that our hero’s of Le Tour have battled up it or that it is magnificent in its own right, it seems to me that … Continue reading

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