Good roads, good weather, good scenery: the ingredients for a great cycling holiday are quite simple. As cyclists, we know the usual places to hit up to ensure we make the most of our precious time. We look at a trip that has all this and more – and somewhere you may not have thought of going: Cyprus.
One of the premiere off-road events in the ultra racing calendar, The Atlas Mountain Race is a self sufficient endurance race through the the dry arid landscapes of the Atlas mountain range in Morocco. Learn more about the race and follow the dots here.
On September 17th, riders will be rolling out for this year’s edition of FURTHER East.
Further East is the second in a pair of races from Camille Mcmillan, and with a route designed by Josh Ibbett, riders will be heading into Cambridgeshire and the Fens, this event takes on a different character and format to it’s Pyrenees based sister race.
August 29th sees the start of this year's edition of FURTHER, and the first in a pair of races this year takes riders deep into the Pyrenees. The race is named Perseverance, which is somewhat telling of the format of the race.
Learn more about the race, and follow the race tracker here.
Dates and information on the premieres of our latest film: 'Hvala Croatia'. The film documents our last bikepacking tour through northern Croatia, taking in huge mountain passes, narrow cliffside roads and winding forest descents while battling with the infamous Bora winds, soaring temperatures and relentless climbing.
In this blogpost, Mike Drummond has written up a report, fresh from his first attempt at the Pan Celtic Race. He takes us through the epic scenery, how he dealt with issues such as achilles pain, and battles with charging equipment, and riding in the relentless heat.
Jamie Ramsay reports in after an epic 7,000km tour across the USA. Riding 42 days straight and with over 65,000m of climbing, Jamie talks about the dramatic change in landscapes, soaring heat of Death Valley and relentless climbing across the trip.
THE RESTRAP SOLSTICE CENTURY CHALLENGE IS BACK FOR ITS SECOND SUMMER EDITION. AS WITH PREVIOUS EDITIONS, THE CHALLENGE WILL BE HOSTED ON OUR SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS - FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM, TWITTER AND ON OUR STRAVA CLUB.
20th May 2022 sees the start of the inaugural Kromvojoj Race. In this blogpost, we have a tracker link to the race page, and take at the route, and look at some riders to follow ahead of the first race.
We’ve partnered with some of the best events on the calendar this year. In our latest blogpost we’ve done a breakdown of everything we’re supporting throughout the year, from multi-stage gravel races like Gritfest to prestigious ultra endurance races like the Atlas Mountain Race.