Category Archives: Cycling – Cyclosportive & Mountain Biking

Spring Snow and Cycling

Fabulous weather out here and still lots of good skiing to be had in the spring snow. I had a couple of cracking days last week. Good weather for cycling too, so have been trying to get out on the … Continue reading

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British Ski Championships in Tignes

Supporting Sam at the British Championships in Tignes today. He’s started out pretty well but the events have been hampered by horrendous weather – rain and very high winds. Emily won the Under 21s British Downhill event last week in … Continue reading

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Last Bike Ride and Ski Training

Bike ride last Saturday to Moutiers and back was probably the last one of the season. Kids have been going pretty hard on the ski training and poor Emily broke her nose slalom training – the gates are pretty bendy … Continue reading

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Building Projects and Calanques

We have finished the chalet build in Les Laix, which looks fantastic – will be adding a full gallery with more pictures soon. As per photos below, we have also started work on renovations in Villaroger and one above a … Continue reading

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Tour De Beaujolais

Some photos below from the Tour De Beaujolais that Lesley and I did last weekend after dropping Sam in Lyon to catch the coach that took him off for his surfing camp on the Bordeaux coast. Did a very long … Continue reading

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The Chartreuse and ProBeef

Pic below of me below, second on podium at Les Menuires cyclosportive, as per last post. Traveled to the Chartreuse with Lesley, Rob and Ian last week and did 140km ride with 3500m of climbing. Rob is pictured below with … Continue reading

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Tour de France, Pennines and Provence

The Bethel Cycle group came over for their annual cycle trip during the Tour de France, and we did a 3-day ride from Sainte Foy to Risoul, our arrival timed so we could watch the finish of Stage 14. Great … Continue reading

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Ardechoise

A few pictures below from last weekend’s 2014 Ardechoise. We didn’t race but cycled the routes over three days with about 20 people from the Bourg St Maurice cycling club, Lesley coming along with me to this event for the first … Continue reading

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A stormy Col St Martin

We had a great cycling trip down to the Côte d’Azur by way of the Alps in beautiful weather, other than on the climb up Col St Martin above the town of St Martin Vésubie. We hit the most almighty … Continue reading

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Cycling to the Côte d’Azur via Col de la Bonette

We are going full tilt with building at the moment and just going through the contract signing on a major project. Away from the office, the cycling season is also well under way – I’ve got a couple of races … Continue reading

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