Monthly Archives: June 2011

Success of Trip – 0 Luck – 10

Sorry for no posting since we started but here’s why! I was side swiped by a car before even reaching the lunch stop on Day 1 or any of the big climbs of the trip – hence the first part … Continue reading

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Madonna del Ghisallo Museum

There is a very famous church & museum in Ghisallo near to Como which is a Mecca that cyclists have to visit if they are in the area. However, there is one problem – it is at the top of … Continue reading

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Ready in Como!

Arrived in Como today, Friday 17th, and met all the riders from the Italia trip as they finished. Some of them are continuing on The Dix Alpes which starts on Monday, so now feel as if the trip is real … Continue reading

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Re-built bike ready!

I now have my “new” best bike ready for the trip! Carbon fibre frame, bars, stem & seat post! I need this to give me a chance to drag my 90 Kilos over the climbs on the trip. Looking forward … Continue reading

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