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As we turn our attention to the final part of qualification, many riders (including myself) will ride their 600 qualifiers as they would ride PBP. … 1,947 more words
So, a week after a sprint triathlon, my packed May/June schedule continues with my last Paris-Brest-Paris qualifier, the +600km Beast from the East. This event is only run once every four years, to coincide with PBP qualifying, and as I hadn’t ridden it before and it seemed like a nice route I thought I’d give it a go. 1,063 more words
The staff here at Competitive Randonneuring and Commuting have received word that the ACP will host a red carpet gala in Paris sometime soon to unveil the official gilet of the 18th PARIS BREST PARIS Randonneur. 40 more words
Along with over 200 other riders, Doc, SavilleRowAlex, The Wattmeister and Muswell Hill Peloton guest, Benjo lined up for the start of the 414km Asparagus & Strawberries audax which departed from outside Manningtree Station at 09:00 a.m on Saturday 9th May. 393 more words
Back in 2003 The Wattmeister qualified for Paris-Brest-Paris on a converted mountain bike.
Towards the finish of his 400 km qualifier, arse on fire and neck and shoulders tight as piano wire, he vowed “never again” to ride such insane distances. 331 more words