Key Stages in the 2013 Giro

The Giro is made up of teams of 9 riders. I won’t bore you with the details here, they can be found elsewhere, but basically in professional bike racing riders can only gain time over their rivals in time trials or when cycling up steep hills. At other times, the value of ‘drafting’ behind other… Read more

Cycling In The Loire Valley

Earlier this year Roberto Peixoto came on another Chain Gang bike tour, this time to the Loire Valley. Roberto is a photo and video nut, which works out well for me. He took video footage throughout the week and edited a clip for YouTube which you can enjoy below. Many of you will already have… Read more