The Chain Gang Goes to Paris

Modesty forces me to say this wasn’t my idea, but I do think it’s a wonderful one – thank you Nicolas Rannou, French triathlete now based in Exeter. We’re all familiar with Paris’ famous landmarks, places like the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe and the Louvre. Starting in 2012 we’re going to be running… Read more

A new Gallery of Umbria on Flickr

I’ve put a new Gallery on Flickr – Umbria, a series of photographs taken by Simon Moss last June. I’ve chosen some favourites to give you a flavour. Not the best photographs, necessarily, but the photos that say ‘Umbria’ the loudest. If you click on any of the photos below you’ll see a larger image…. Read more

Share And Share Alike.

I think we’ve taken a very significant step towards realising a long-held Chain Gang dream. The biggest thing about The Chain Gang is that groups of people share a week of cycling together and become friends. When I’m guiding I regularly hear conversations around the dinner table every evening “how can we share our photopraphs… Read more

Thank You Very Much.

49%. Remember that number, and I’ll explain what it means. Last year I joined one of our Dordogne groups in September, just for a couple of days. I’d been with a group on the Bordeaux Winetrail the week before, and I think it’s a good idea to meet our groups when I have the chance…. Read more