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The Black Train

On the 2nd Sunday of July 2016 at the mountain resort town of Morzine in the French Alps I witnessed an event that could only be described as a miracle. 29 more words

Sporting Rides

Rapha Archive Store

Had a half hour to kill today on my way to a meeting just south of Bristol, and obviously living in Bournemouth meant I could conveniently drive via Shepton Mallet…… The location of the… 312 more words


Winterproofing Your Body.

We’re delighted to announce the first of what we hope to be a series of great live events for LWR members in 2017: Winterproofing Your Body. 429 more words


Rapha Festive 500 2016 – Getting it done

Completing the 2016 Rapha Festive 500

This Christmas, I set myself the challenge to complete the Rapha Festive 500 again. The challenge that Rapha set is to cycle 500 kilometres between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve, which given the Winter weather and social restrictions of that time of year presents a fair obstacle. 987 more words


Deception Pass

We’ve been blessed with some dry and warmer (for winter) weather this past week here in the Upper Left USA so Ryan and I decided to go on a bike bro adventure to Deception Pass. 252 more words


Rapha Pro Team Training Jacket

This is, I think, the 3rd iteration of Rapha’s Pro Team jacket. I owned the first one in orange. Lovely thing. The 2nd iteration was the same, as I recall, but they faffed around with the sizing (essentially making what was a large, extra large). 1,313 more words


To Rapha or Not To Rapha

I’ve really struggled to find decent bike gear. I can’t bring myself to wear actual team colours (unless I¬†actually ride for them).

I had a hugely embarrassing situation one triathlon when before I knew much about cycling: I wore a lovely white and stripy UCI jersey (whoever UCI is), totally unaware of its relevance. 215 more words