Category Archives: Trips

Inspirational Cycling Trips with Rather Be Cycling

The Roads More Gravelled with Rather Be Cycling

Have you gone over to the Dark Side yet? The new Dark Side is Gravel Riding which was, of course, a thing before it was called Gravel.  When I started club riding in the early 80’s (1980’s not 1880’s!) it …
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Posted on by Cheryl | In Gravel, Thoughts, Trips

Over the Hill or Over the Alps …. or Pyrenees

Ageing … I can’t help but conclude that 1) getting older can be a bollocks right enough and 2) it’s also a case of use it or loose it. I’m not in denial about getting older you understand.  It’s just …
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Posted on by Cheryl | In Iconic Places & Passes, Performance, Thoughts, Trips, Voiture Balai

Iconic Places – Ghisallo

Iconic Places – Ghisallo
One of our favourite road climbs is the Ghisallo above Lake Como in Italy. 
This historic climb rises up from Bellagio on the shores of the Lake to the very moving Madonna del Ghisallo chapel, which is also known as the Cyclist’s Chapel by Papal Decree. 
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Posted on by Gav McDonald | In Iconic Places & Passes, Trips