These are a few sample videos of the sunny mountain bike holiday I spent in Costa Rica with Exodus Travel in February 2017. Thanks to Rafa, Roberto, Walter and the team.
12th October Mallorca – Barçelona Let adventures begin. Nice easy day, coffee with WW guys outside ProCycle before thier morning ride. “Re-cycled” cardboard box Packed panniers in a way that I hope will work over next couple of weeks. “El Cockerel” and I bumbled down the bay road to Port D’Alcúdia. The old fortified town looks … More Barçelona 2 Britain (not quite) October 2015
This is the pre cursor to my attempt to ride in a straight(ish) line from Barcelona to Britain. All the pre trip worries about putting “El Cockerel” in a cardboard box in Manchester airport and monarch airlines transporting same we’re on this occasion unfounded, thanks to the guys at http://www.bagwrap.com. 👍 Eventually arrived at … More Mallorca October 2015
New Hip, Old Bike, Old values. Starting from Barcelona on 12th October 2015 & see where I end up!
L’Etape du Tour in July 2013 from Annecy via Revard to Semnoz (5,446 ft.) was hard work, but I completed it inside the time limit, just. I shouldn’t really have done it, the shoulder & ribs hadn’t healed properly after the crash in the rain during the 185km dash round Lac Leman 5 weeks before, … More My 2013 Alpine Cycling Adventure; over a few Tour de France landmarks from Annecy to the Mediterranean.