Here’s a quick roundup of the ride videos I made in 2012, in chronological order. (Hint, they probably get better as time advances.)READ MORE »
Posts tagged etape cymru
Etape Cymru 2012 was an awesome event. Forget all the negative stuff about the first event in 2011, the new organisers did a fantastic job in 2012. But don’t just take my word for it, here’s what twitter had to say. Book yourself on the 2013 event now! Here’s my “proper” video of the event [...]READ MORE »
Now, I am working on a “proper” movie of my Etape Cymru footage, but when I saw my footage for the Horseshoe Pass, I couldn’t resist the temptation when I realised how many riders I had passed.READ MORE »
September 9th 2012 will see the return of Etape Cymru, a closed road sportive event through some stunning North Wales scenery.
The event is under new management this year and everything looks very promising for the big day.
Here’s what Twitter is saying in the week running up to it.
It’s fair to say there was a lot of dissatisfaction with the first Etape Cymru in 2011.
Can new organisers “Participate” deliver the goods in 2012?
Early signs are looking good.
Newbie gets crazy idea I’d been riding a road bike for only about a month when I heard about the Etape Cymru. Hmm, I’ll have about 8 weeks to train, I thought – go for it! 100 miles of rolling Welsh hills with over 6000 ft of climbing, what’ s to be scared of? As a [...]READ MORE »
You never forget, do you? It’s like riding a bike. Just what is it exactly about the simple pleasure of propelling oneself forward, balanced on two wheels? Maybe it’s a childhood thing, that feeling of conquering the apparent improbability of it all and finally shedding the stabilisers. The gradual transformation from initial shaky instability to [...]READ MORE »