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Journal

Event Report: Gritfest

Gritfest 2018 was a two day, stage race. Headquarters was in an out of the way hamlet near Llandovery, nestling at the foot of a range of hills. When we arrived on Friday afternoon there...

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Yorkshire True Grit 2018

The dust has settled on the third Yorkshire True Grit and this year there was a lot of dust! Sticking to the tried and tested formula that worked so well in 2017, everyone who attended the...

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Report: The Distance – Derbyshire

A weekend break in Derbyshire We all know that the point of a holiday is to feel good. We also know how precious any time away from the daily grind, and life’s responsibilities can...

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Event Report: This Is Not A Tour 400KM Audax

Another ride report from on of our regular contributors, The Cheshire Cat, who recently paid homage to the late, great Mike Hall the way he’d appreciate most: Riding a bike and...

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Aussie Grit Apparel Hit The Gravel

A certain somewhat unfamiliar circle of light burns brightly in the sky above the Chiltern Hills on the bluebird morning Andrew Theaker (Sales & Op’s Manager for Aussie Grit Apparel)...

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Ride Report: The Dirty Reiver

Now in its third year, the Dirty Reiver 200 is firmly established as THE long distance gravel event in the UK, if not in Europe. Gravel aficionado Paul Errington dreamed up the event to...

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Snow, Ice and Pork Pies

The Cambridge Pork Pie Run is a 200km Audax taking riders from Girton, (just outside Cambridge) to Melton Mowbray and back again.  What could be sillier than picking up an unfamiliar bike...

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Hundreds of switchbacks: Germany to Italy

ADVNTR Regular, Bengt Feil decides to stick to the asphalt and climb the iconic mountain passes of the Austrian and Italian Alps in 9 days. Stelvio, Madonna di Campiglio, Gavia – If...

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Almond trees and singletrack: Serra de Tramuntana

Typically a destination for road cycling, Mallorca has a lot to offer those who venture off the asphalt, as Bengt Feil reveals in this route that travels through the Tramuntana Mountain...

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London-Edinburgh-London 1400km Audax

Since its inception in 1989, London-Edinburgh-London has been Audax UK‘s premier event. Held every four years (the next will be 2021) LEL was designed to be the UK’s answer to...

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