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Starting from Scratch

Not content with just riding bikes, I’ve always been keen to learn more about how they work, how to fix those annoying rattles and creaks, or how to upgrade and change them to suit me. […]

By |18th June, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Commuting by Bike

What I’ve learnt – so far, about using a bike to commute. Cycling in a morning can be the perfect way to wake you up, and get you going for the day. […]

By |26th March, 2015|Categories: Blog, Clothing|Tags: , , |

Peak District Summer of Cycling 2015

2015 looks set to be another festival of cycling in the Peak District, with events being held throughout the summer. From the vintage magic of L’Eroica Britannia, to the cutting edge technology used in the Tour of Britain, the Peak District has something to offer for all cycling fans in 2015. […]

Tour of Britain 2015 to Visit Peak District

Friday 11th September 2015 will see some of the world’s top cyclists visit the Peak District for stage six of the Tour of Britain. […]

Why Cycle in the Peak District?

So why should you visit the Peak District for a bike ride? […]

By |12th February, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , |

Winter Peak District Cycling Video

Short winter days, with snow and ice on the ground can be the best time to explore the trails and quiet roads of the Peak District National Park on your bike. This latest video is a collection of footage from cycling through a Peak District winter. […]

By |8th February, 2015|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Winter Cycling in the Peak District

It was bright, a low sun in the sky lighting up the remaining golden autumn leaves on the trees. With hardly a breath of wind, no frost, and not a chance of rain, it was the perfect day for a bike ride in the Peak District. There was just one thing missing – people! […]

By |10th November, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , |

Monsal Hill Climb

It was raining the day before, it was stormy the day after, but the 84th Monsal Hill Climb, held on Sunday 5th October was a gloriously sunny, calm, Autumn day, attracting a top quality field, and enthusiastic crowds to cheer the riders up the 1 in 6 gradient. […]

Carsington Water

Grade: Easy.┬áLocated on the edge of the Peak District National Park, Carsington Water is a popular centre for outdoor activities including cycling, walking, sailing and fishing. The cycle route featured here is a loop of the reservoir, at approximately 8 miles long. […]

By |19th September, 2014|Categories: Routes|Tags: , , |

Tour of Britain – Stage 2

Knowsley to Llandudno – 08/09/2014 Photo gallery from Stage 2 of the Tour of Britain. Three locations are featured, Ashton Hayes, then on to the first King of the Mountain climb at Glascoed, before a quick dash to Llandudno to catch the finish. […]

By |9th September, 2014|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , |