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Trying Is Winning
It's not all about chasing seconds or crossing the finish line first. Sometimes it's as much to do with the journey as it is about where you're actually going. Sharing the moment, a split second in time, that turns into a memory of life and a reminder of how simple it should be. Date: August 6th 2013 Location: Col ...


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 Smile You're Only Here Once
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So we're at the start of another year, resolutions to be fitter, faster and better than before hang in the air. How long will they last? If the statistics are anything to go by probably until about the end of the month.....no more. Imagine a world wh ...


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 Tour of Sufferlandria - Doin' it for the Fans
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Tick-tock-tick-tock. January 25th seemed like it would never arrive when you originally muttered to yourself in a darkened room, fan whirling head on in an attempt to catch every last drop of sweat before it hits the ground, ďThe Tour of Sufferlandri ...


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 Perceived Reality
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No matter how much I try and focus on the road ahead my eyes can't adjust to the light. Another long blink and it's the same. Black. Not just your regular opposite of white with a sprinkle of light pollution either to soften its edge. The world feels ...


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 Tour of Sufferlandria - Hard As Nails
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I confess, for the most part, Iím into history like the hole in my head that is occupied by nothing more than thin air when really it should be filled with facts and fiction from yesteryear and beyond. However, on occasion something does stick in my ...


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 A Season of Celebration
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I could hardly believe my eyes when I saw the invitation. A day to celebrate the seasonís success of ten of Mavicís athletes at the company headquarters in Annecy. At first I thought ďhey cool, I wonder who will be there? Iíd love to see thatĒ before ...


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 Tour of Sufferlandria - Welcome to the Dance
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You know, itís right about now that I start to get that feeling. The one that lurks in the pit of your stomach like a virus and rears its ugly head once a year. Like the clock is ticking and youíre heading hook, line and sinker back to work after a h ...


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 L'Etape du Tour 2014 Reconnaissance
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There's nothing like a mere three hours sleep followed by a 6.30am flight (to a location you're not quite sure if it's where you're supposed to be going) to kick the day off in the right, or is that wrong, way? October 23rd and despite hearing rumour ...


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 Les Alpes: Perspective
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Sometimes I think itís important to step outside of the bubble, away from the comfort known as the everyday in search of a place that you know exists yet no matter how hard you try you rarely find. For me, such experiences help to realign my thoughts ...


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 Col de la Bonette
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What seems like a lifetime of climbing is finally realised in a heart beat. The summit of any mountain is worth double the pain it takes to get there. Pulse slowly returns from race to canter. Vision clearing with the clouds to reveal life and everyt ...


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Hautacam or Bust?
I couldn't wait to find out what thousands of Etape du Tour riders will face come next July so the day the route's announced, cunning as a fox, I find myself in the start village o ...


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Etape du Tour 2014
Eager to find out what the 2014 Etape du Tour has in store, I head to the Pyrenees to find out......despite boarding a plane and not knowing if I was flying to the right location o ...


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