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Haute Couture Gilet Announced for PBP 2015

The official gilet of PBP 2015 was revealed at a red carpet and black tie affair in Paris at ACP headquarters on the evening of Monday, May 25th. 172 more words

Paris Brest Paris 2015 - my packing list (part 1 - clothing)

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. … 1,915 more words

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ACP to Announce Official Gilet of 18th PARIS BREST PARIS Randonneur !

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

Self-Reliance, a 400 kms Ride and the "Morning After" Breakfast

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

A Short Story About Paris-Brest-Paris

Back in 2003 The Wattmeister qualified for Paris-Brest-Paris on a converted mountain bike.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paris%E2%80%93Brest%E2%80%93Paris

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

4/5/15 Brevet Cymru 400km

When I’m out on my bike, out on the road, my mind does wander. Usually I’m very much there in the moment: soaking in every sight and smell; feeling every bump in the road. 1,192 more words

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Sunny Elenydd!

I had trouble getting to hall thanks to railway closures, so no photos from me: the phone battery was used up checking timetables

Rain

We were due good but windy weather for the day by the weather men. 505 more words

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