June 20, 2018
Back in London and thinking about the trip home, as well as the time spent in the Pyrenees - which remains without any doubt in my mind, a biking paradise.
On the day and half run home I have much time to think about the last couple of weeks and all that we did - maybe...
June 17, 2018
Wow! What a final day. The plan was to ride the 160 plus route suggested by the organisers and meet up with others along the way. The route is shown here:
As is the French way, there was no-one to ask about this at the main venue, everyone was left to their own ideas, a...
And the event goes on - Saturday brought out more bikes, more people - see picture here:
Today was a more surf focused day for the event, with no riding but lots around the main venue.
I have noticed that there are some clear trends, such as:-
* The French (in particular...
June 15, 2018
Phew, so many bikes here now!! Here is a pic from the enduro parking and this was less than half the bikes there.
I watched the enduro guys attack these rough and muddy hills, all yours and good to see some very skilled women taking part too
The setting is a small town...
June 14, 2018
So here we are, in the thick of it!! Great day, stayed dry and in fact it was hot!!
Went to Punks Peak - a good ride out to the hills in Northern Spain, just inland from San Sebastian. Huge turnout, loads there and met some great guys from the UK too.
The format is...
June 13, 2018
This is Mark, riding home from Anglet (Brit-In-the-Basque HQ) yesterday, in wet and wild conditions. So sorry that the weather was so awful but under that lid he is smiling!
We had two days of wonderful riding, covering a huge amount of roads, mountains (wolves) and vie...
June 8, 2018
Back down in Anglet, HQ for Brit In The Basque and riding this weekend with a client.
Heading down, I saw many new things and found a wonderful road south of Limoges, with overhanging rocks that were very unusual - picture here:-
This road follows the path of a river an...
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