Tag Archives: Loudenvielle

Un jour d’enfer

Un jour d’enfer Originally uploaded by leguape This is about as bad as it got, going through utter hell on the Port de Bales. This was where I was just clinging on grimly and trying to get over this one … Continue reading

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Etape Du Tour: job done

Having spent most of this year building up to it, I can now proudly announce that I completed the Etape Du Tour, between Foix and Loudenvielle, on Monday. I’m still trying to recover now. My back isn’t hurting as much … Continue reading

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The WTF? bits

1. The bloke with one leg. No prosthesis, just the one leg. Pedalling away merrily up the climbs, in his Credit Mutuel-sponsored kit, and telling his mate not to got too hard. His mate’s reply was that he’d only catch … Continue reading

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Report on BBC 606

You can read one of my reports on this year’s event on 606 here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/606/A24909889 I’ll be adding more colourful bits on here as well. There’s so many wonderful memories that I want to get down somewhere before they fade. … Continue reading

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Get in!

Get in! Originally uploaded by leguape

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Done it! Last climb nailed

Done it! Last climb nailed Originally uploaded by leguape

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Col aspet. It’s got as sin

Col aspet. It’s got as sin Originally uploaded by leguape

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Band at first feed Feeling ok 70 done

Band at first feed Feeling ok 70 done Originally uploaded by leguape

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Top of col de port

Top of col de port Originally uploaded by leguape

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Here we go! It’s time for the big one.

Here we go! It’s time for the big one. Originally uploaded by leguape

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