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Self Catered Acccommodatin Selling Fast for Summer 2016

This idyllic snowy scene overlooking St Christophe en Oisans, taken while hiking at the weekend, wont last forever! In a few month time the hillsides will become green, the cols will open and the temperatures will once again be balmy, … Continue reading

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Paris Roubaix Challenge 2015 Photos

We have put a selection of our photos up from the Paris Roubaix Challange , Paris Roubaix Race and a few other shots on our website. Join us next year for Paris Roubaix or hire a bike for Paris Roubaix

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Will Wiggo win the Hell of the North ?

This weekend sees the last Team Sky race for Britain’s 2012 Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins as he tackles and attempts to win the Paris Roubaix. We will be on the famous Carrefour de l’Arbre this Sunday just 5km … Continue reading

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Vlaanderen – Hitting the Cobbles of Flanders and Roubaix with Theo and Hattie

Big day out in the wind today as we rode into Flanders to tackle the Kwaremont and the  Koppenberg from the Tour de Flanders and then heading back into France to tackle a few Pave sections from the Paris Roubaix including … 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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2015 More Than 21 Bends Cycle Tours now finalised

We have now finalised and published all our cycling tours online for 2015 You can view and book them online on our website here >>

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TOUR OF FLANDERS / PARIS ROUBAIX 2015

YOU ARE RECEIVING THIS EMAIL BECAUSE YOU ASKED TO BE FIRST TO HEAR ABOUT OUR COBBLED CLASSICS PACKAGE.Ride and watch the Paris Roubaix and Tour of Flanders Cobbled Classics. The greatest one day classics. Quite possible the two biggest spring … Continue reading

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Paris Roubaix Day 2 – how to ride the cobbles

Day 2 of our Paris Roubaix trip took us down to the cobbles at secteur 17 to sit in a bar to watch the race unfold with a beer before heading out to the cobbles to see the riders and … Continue reading

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Granfondo Roma 2013 photos and review

granfondo roma 2013, a set on Flickr. My last big ride of the season was the Granfondo Roma in Italy. We drove down by car from our base in Bourg d’Oisans and rented a small apartment in the centre of … Continue reading

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A ride through Friterieland bourg to bristol day 10 to Dunkirk

There is a magic invisible line in northern france where the Friteries start appearing on the side of the road. Think large portable cafes selling huge amounts of chips (or frites) and other assorted fried goods. None of it very … Continue reading

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Paris Roubaix at Sector 6 Cysoing (Bourg d’Oisans to Bristol day 9)

Photos from todays Paris Roubaix at Cysoing

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Paris Roubaix Challenge Photos Bourg d’Oisans to Bristol day 8

Apologies for the delay in writing this blog I have only just got some resemblance of control in my hands after the 170km Paris Roubaix Challenge. What a day it was. Probably the most fun I have had on a “velo” … Continue reading

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Bourg d’Oisan to Bristol day 7 a day in Roubaix

bourg d’oisand to bristol day 7 roubaix, a set on Flickr. So here I am in Roubaix with friends down from London to ride the Paris Roubaix challenge tomorrow. We checked out the famous Roubaix velodrome , pretty tired looking … Continue reading

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Je fais du vélo, je mange, je dors.

Day 6 and I have started tapering down for the Paris Roubaix sportive on Saturday. Todays distance was a much shorter 76 km from Laon to Caudry via the sleepy Busigny the start of the Paris Roubaix challenge on Saturday. … Continue reading

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Paris Roubaix training just outside Grenoble.

Its not long now until the Paris Roubaix Challenge and I finally got to practice on some cobbles near us in Grenoble. It was a fairly small section just over 10 metres long – pretty straightforward not sure what all … Continue reading

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Bourg d’Oisans to Bristol Part 1

Over the last couple of months we have been talking to Mosquito bikes about helping them out at the Bespoked Bristol show in April. My next thought was how to get there, and a plan was hatched – lets cycle … Continue reading

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