Category Archives: La Combaz

Mountain Bike Trails in Tignes

Some photos below of Sam and me on the downhill mountain bike trails in Tignes weekend before last. I had forgotten what a blast it is, and it makes for a nice change getting a ski lift to the top … Continue reading

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La Bourgui 2013 cyclosportive and La Combaz Chalet

Pic above from recent La Bourgui cyclo. Having won my category last year, I actually improved my time this year but only managed 8th place – the competition has obviously got a bit stiffer! Been hot in the day here … Continue reading

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Ski touring with clients and La Combaz balcony

Had some good outings with a family staying at Chalet Merlo last week and also with some French clients, see ski touring pics below. A pic below of Sam getting his second place trophy for a ski race in Villaroger … Continue reading

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Water Divining and Bad Weather

Thought I would take the snap below, otherwise you might not believe me. We needed to find the water main pipe to hook up the chalet we are building in La Combaz and the recommended local method is… water divining. … Continue reading

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Chalet in La Combaz and Stones in Italy

Have been getting out on the road on the bike, although I picked up a puncture in a race a couple of weeks ago, which was annoying. Even managed to get a bit of cycling in when we visited Rob … Continue reading

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Le Tour, white water and foundations

Another very enjoyable week with the Bethel Cycle guys and we’ve had some good rides. Through Greg’s contact at Cannondale we managed to meet the Liquigas Team before Stage 11 of the Tour yesterday, and a remarkably accessible and relaxed … Continue reading

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