4 Short (ish) gravel rides around Granada

4 Short (ish) gravel rides around Granada

It’s a lot to expect every ride to take your breath away. But even after 11 years, the rides here still have an uncanny ability to detangle my thoughts and make me brake for a moment, even though I’ve passed the same spot dozens of times before,...

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Where the best cycling in Spain is

Where the best cycling in Spain is

Cycling in Spain is as romantic as it sounds. That’s even more true now that Spain is beginning to define its cycling identity on its own terms. What Spain has so humbly forgotten to mention about its cycling offerings goes way beyond great food and weather, breathtaking scenery, and challenging terrain. If you want to know where the best cycling in Spain is, read on

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The Best Gravel Rides Right Now

The Best Gravel Rides Right Now

Just a couple of years ago, the gravel riding and racing scene was small – it was easy to choose some killer events to attend. These days there are tons of gravel rides to choose from, even one that starts and finishes here in Granada. This guest blog about the best gravel rides gives you some ideas for where to roll your gravel tires this year. (republished courtesy of Ritchey).

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How and when to ride your bicycle in the dark

How and when to ride your bicycle in the dark

Why are you still in the dark about night riding when you could break away from the masses, escape monotony, or gain an extra riding season? Riding a bike “after hours” livens up your routine ride when you can’t see much of what’s in front of you – in fact that kind of unpredictability also doubles as a narrative for life…embrace it.

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4 ways to start your trip to Granada right now

4 ways to start your trip to Granada right now

Travel helps strengthen your social, intellectual, and introspective skills so rather than leave those benefits to languish until you step off the plane, start your trip to Granada, Spain right now. Here are a few suggestions to get you charged up about visiting this legendary place.

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Guest post: Bike injury recovery tips

Guest post: Bike injury recovery tips

If you’re like either of us, then forced time off the bike as a result of injury curbs your freedom and can actually succeed in making you feel worse…if you let it. Instead you can choose to use your time off-the-bike wisely and occupy yourself with some of these strategies in this guest blog post republished courtesy of Ritchey.

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Meet Sierra al Límite’s Defending Golden Climber

Meet Sierra al Límite’s Defending Golden Climber

The Sierra al Límite road bike event takes place over two days in July each year. Participants can choose to race both days or only the first day. The second day offers a non-competitive climb up Veleta to the finish at 3,290 meters/10,794′. Those who race both days have a chance at winning the title of “Golden Climber” for scoring the lowest cumulative time for both days. This vlog features the 2018 Sierra al Límite Golden Climber and the coach who helped him get there.

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