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Another stunning ride in the South Alps. 29 kms 1,200 metres vertical. The beginning of…

5th big climb in five days as our Southern Alps adventure continues. This may be…

As we head south to Barcelonnette, the Col de Vars is a perfect climb to…

We are just starting a week cycling in the South Alps. On the way south…

Today I cycled up the Col du Glandon and the Col de la Croix de Fer (23 km climb and about 5,000 feet vertical) to watch the second huge Alps stage in the Tour de France.

This was the 2006 Tour de France stage when Landis hit a wall – the day before his “miraculous” comeback.

Third huge Tour de France climb this week. This giant will bein Tour next Thursday. …

After two good climbs on the weekend, I took tired legs up the difficult but…