Cycling

High-light, middle-light and low-light of my Mont Ventoux Cycling trip

High-light, middle-light and low-light of my Mont Ventoux Cycling trip

Last week was our long awaited cycle trip to the south of France. I started training for this trip in March and even bought a new race bike that would be more suitable for climbing. I ended up getting the flu and not training the […]

10 things I learned from my first sportive

10 things I learned from my first sportive

On Saturday I rode my very first Sportive, the Tecklenburg Rundfahrt in Germany. It was a 100 km route through West German countryside with 16 climbs; two with 20% inclines! I experienced the hills as brutal and continued to see the members of my group […]