Category Archives: Col de la Croix der Fer

Triathlon Training in The Oisans

It’s uplifting to read about someone who takes a leap into a new and challenging career – especially someone leaving a career in accounting to start a Triathlon squad! Check out this blog by a More Than 21 Bends customer … Continue reading

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Giro d’italia day 4 Photos

Giro d’italia day 4, a set on Flickr. We finally got to see the Giro d’Italia today in Modane just near the base of Col du Telegraphe. We even managad to get a happy birthday message chalked out on the … Continue reading

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Riding La Marmotte GranFondo backwards with a twist

Late September is great here in the Oisans and we invited a couple of More Than 21 Bends friends over for some end of season cycling. We set off at 8:20 to ride La Marmotte route backwards with a slight … Continue reading

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How much fun are our holidays ?

Col de la Croix de Fer descent with yell a video by MoreThan21Bends on Flickr. Take a look (and listen) to this video to see how much fun our cycling holidays are.

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Day 2 of our Tour de France week

Day 2 of our Tour de France week based in Bourg d’Oisans took in the Col du Glandon , Col de la Croix der Fer and the Col du Mollard  . There was a great atmosphere on the side of the road up the … Continue reading

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Marmotte Big Col Tour Day 2 and 3 Marmotte Route

Marmotte Big Col Tour Day 2 and 3 20120619, a set on Flickr. We have just completed our 2 days supported cycling holiday covering the La Marmotte Route. Day 1 covers the Col du Glandon and the Col du Telegraphe … Continue reading

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Tour of the oisans day 4 Col du Mollard and Glandon

Tour of the oisans day 4 bigfootmbc, a set on Flickr. To celebrate the Tour de France coming to the area in July we are this year taking in the Col de la Croix de Fer, Col du Mollard and … Continue reading

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Alpe d’Huez to Italy 2012 tour fully booked

Our Alpe d’Huez to Italy 2012 tour is now fully booked. We will be releasing our 2013 dates in the next couple of weeks    

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Col du Mollard

Its not often you get to bag a new col in November in the Alps but yesterday I completed for the first time the Col du Mollard just over the top of the Col de la Croix de Fer. Both of … Continue reading

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Kraft Tour Alpe d’Huez to Italy Day 1 Col du Glandon/ Col de la Croix de Fer

Day 1 of our Kraft Food Alpe d’Huez to Italy Tour took us up the Col du Glandon and the Col de la Croix de Fer from our base in Bourg d’Oisans

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Day 1 Alpe d’Huez to Italy – Col du Glandon

Day 1 of our Alpe d’Huez to Italy tour took in the Col du Glandon and Col de la Croix de Fer. We have professional photographer Rupert Hartley staying with us for the week on the tour and he has … Continue reading

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Tour of the Oisans Video

Andy a guest with us in May filmed this video on his iPhone over the course of the week while on our Tour of the Oisans holiday Click here for the video

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Pinerolo to Col du Galibier Stage 18 2011 Tour de France

We will be covering the huge stage of Pinerolo to the Col du Galibier over 2 days as part of our Alpe d’Huez to Italy tour. Day 1 will take in the Col du Glandon and the Col de la … Continue reading

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Tour de France 2011 Route ?

The Tour de France 2011 route (if rumours are correct the full route will be announced on the 19th October 2010) is shaping up to be a good one for us and the More Than 21 Bends tours. It looks … Continue reading

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Point to Point Tour in the French Alps

Our first More Than 21 Bends point to point tour of the summer will be running from Sunday 13th June until Sunday 20th June.  

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Tour de France 2010 visits the Col de la Madeleine

The Tour de France will be visiting the Col de la Madeleine on Tuesday 13th July 2010. Join us on our More Than 21 Bends Big Col Tour week in June to experience this climb and (on this day) the Col du Glandon and … Continue reading

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