Cycling From Lands End to John O’Groats. What A Ride!

1400 kilometres cycled, 12,534 metres of elevation gained, stunning views and countless chocolate (cough… energy) bars consumed. From the southern most point in England to the northern tip of Scotland, what a ride! The infamous Lands End to John O’Groats (LEJOG) cycle route is something that has sat in the back of my mind for […]

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Cycling Bellagio > Madonna del Ghissalo, Lombardy.

Bellagio and Lake Como – lifestyles of the rich and famous. With cycling boot camp underway and fresh legs rearing to go, unfortunately we couldn’t make time for an afternoon spritz’ with Mr Clooney (perhaps next time with more notice ;)). We had a bit to get through this day with a climb of the […]

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From Where We Ride ~ Varese & Surrounds, Northern Italy.

It was July 9, (late entry, eep!) and day 1 of our cycling camp that had been in the making for a good six months or so. The tour was an organised event offered by our local triathlon club from Melbourne and was available to a small group of 8. First in, best dressed. Excited, […]

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Cycling Above The Clouds – The Ortler Alps, Northern Italy.

Often times, travel photography (or my non-trained eye at the very least) doesn’t at all give justice to the beauty and/or scale of the landscapes that we are fortunate to see; neither provide a true insight to the incredible experiences had. For me, this dilemma played over many times as we recently cycled, climbed and […]

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Cycling Sospel to Breil-sur-Roya, Provence.

Higher in the mountains above Sospel, is a small village called Breil-sur-Roya, which we came to know about from a drive we took to the most beautiful fresh water gorge the day prior. These wider roads were relatively untouched and were very well sealed, among the best quality surface that we’ve cycled on. Ironic really, […]

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