• Gear

    Orbea Gain: roadbike with a little e

    Most of you will have the same thoughts on e-bikes that I did. They are heavy, unattractive and not for the true cyclist, who rides to feel fit and free. But sure, they can…

    5 October 2017
  • Inspiration

    Cycling the Dolomites

    I have always loved mountains more than beaches. If the two can be combined: great! But if I have to choose, I prefer the mountains. Before I discovered cycling, we spend most of our…

    16 August 2017
  • Event

    Our own event

    My last post (on hibernating or not) was posted long enough ago you’d think I decided to tuck myself away for the winter. But in fact, that couldn’t be further from the truth. This…

    14 February 2017
  • Inspiration

    To hibernate or not to hibernate

    Outside is currently cold, wet and dirty. Already there are icy patches on the road and the salt applied to keep you from slipping is a bike killer. To be honest, this is enough…

    2 December 2016
  • Eat

    How do you fuel?

    We were getting ready to hop on our bikes, when my cycling buddy grabbed a roll of wine gums from his pocket and started pressing the gummies to his frame, one by one, making…

    11 November 2016
  • Event

    Etxeondo and my ride in Basque Country

    In my last post I wrote about how to prepare for a big ride. My brief research into the subject led to 6 tips to get your mental situation in the right state for…

    1 September 2016
  • Gear

    I’m cycling in the rain

    Inspired by this week’s weather I gathered a few great tips for when you go riding in the rain. Because sometimes you have no choice but to go riding in less favourable weather. And…

    27 May 2016
  • Gear

    The drink bottle

    You might think that writing a post about drink bottles (or bidons) is a waste of time. I think you’re wrong. And it’s only a short one anyway. Consider this: You shell out hundreds…

    7 April 2016