The Welsh Base Camp

10,000 feet in 100 miles! A 4-day tour of Wales with day 1 and 2 particularly sticking out! Day 1 was a 60 mile ride from Newport to Rhayader by passing Brecon Beacons and following day we climbed over 10,000 feet of elevation in 100 miles around Elan Valley. I wanted to give up a… Continue reading The Welsh Base Camp

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From Whitechapel to Mecca by bicycle: 2000 mile pilgrimage to raise funds for ambulances in Syria

A group of Londoners will set out to ride from the capital to Saudi Arabia this summer Once in their lifetime all Muslims are obliged to undertake Hajj, or pilgrimage to Mecca. A tradition stretching back thousands of years the journey to the Great Mosque was often a trip of epic proportions for those muslims… Continue reading From Whitechapel to Mecca by bicycle: 2000 mile pilgrimage to raise funds for ambulances in Syria