Events, Featured, News, Routes

Strade komoot: Spring Classic Season Opener

Fan of the Strade Bianche? Love watching the Spring Classics? Enjoy spicing up your rides with cobbled and dirt track segments? The Strade komoot local – yet global – cycling...

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Featured, Journal, Routes

Touring the North West Scotland Coast: Fixed

Many of us dream of touring in Scotland: the mountains, rugged beauty and remoteness of the land and coastline. For some riders, like Marcus Nicolson, this is their back yard. Enjoy...

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Bucket List Rides, Featured, Routes

Bikepacking the Length of Spain

During the Covid-19 pandemic, I’ve found myself dreaming of bikepacking adventures more than ever. I struggled without being able to spontaneously look at a map, pack my bags and head...

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Featured, News, Routes

Restrap launches online gravel route catalogue

Independant British bike bag brand Restrap have just launched an online route catalogue for gravel routes in the UK, and are encouraging riders to contribute their favourite routes. The...

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Nic’s Festive 500: A south Wales grand gravel adventure

Christmas in Wales 2020, like many places across the UK, was in Tier 4 lockdown, and so with no country-wide dash to see extended family and the gracious go-ahead from my ever understanding...

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Featured, Guides, Routes

Official UK off-road bikepacking routes for your next trip

There’s no denying it; 2020 has been a crap year for anyone that loves travelling, even if that’s on home turf. Fingers crossed the situation will improve soon, and we can get...

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Festive 500 off-road? A filthy end of year goal

Most cyclists will have heard of Rapha’s Festive 500, the challenge to ride 500 kilometres between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. But what about going a step further and...

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Bucket List Rides, Events, News, Routes

Gravelfoyle: making Scotland’s hottest gravel destination official

In Spring 2021 Bike Trossachs, a local community interest company, is set to officially launch Gravelfoyle, the new destination tourism brand for the area, with the prime objective of...

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Bike Reviews, Featured, Interviews, Routes

Stayer Groadinger UG gravel bike review

Stayer Cycles; East London’s self-proclaimed indie bike builders, cycling power couple, and home to the cutest workshop dog. When they announced their new gravel bike, the Stayer...

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Featured, Guides, Interviews, Routes

Daypacking with Dutch photographer Erwin Sikkens

Some new fad? The next big thing? No, not really, just a brilliant tongue-in-cheek way to describe big rides and taking in more of the great outdoors. We chatted to Dutch gravel king Erwin...

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